The bulk of the rest of the jobs on offer were also within an hour's drive of Dunedin and included roles in the primary industry, construction, trade, support services and consulting sectors.The job fair's goal was to marry Dunedin's population base with the Clutha-based job vacancies without stripping Dunedin of its people, Clutha Mayor Bryan Cadogan said.After exclaiming I had a very bright jacket, he told me he had a few conversation starters ready.I said I needed to know what they were in case I had a brain freeze when talking to one of the dates. I'd rather have a brain freeze than use those pick up lines.Many of the available jobs were highly paid, he said, and included roles for people without any specific skills or qualifications.SFF meat-processing jobs would come with all the training needed, Miss Bray said.The Irish fella carried on : "You are wheely cool", "Can I ring your bell? Once everyone was a bit more relaxed and the bikes were sorted, we took off from Queenstown Gardens.
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The Clutha Dunedin Job Fair came on the same day Statistics New Zealand released figures showing national unemployment had risen to 6% in the September quarter.
But many Dunedin job-seekers willing to commute up to an hour for work had an ocean of job opportunities to navigate, with the bulk of those jobs at Silver Fern Farms' (SFF) Finegand meat-processing plant near Balclutha.