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Jobs in Cornwall

In Cornwall we are fortunate enough to have a large range of great, good employers. With thousands of businesses, including some household names, there are plenty of opportunities in Cornwall if you know the right place to look. Whether you are searching for jobs in sectors ranging from legal to retail there should be the ideal job in Cornwall for you.

How many potential jobs in Cornwall are there?

Cornwall has over 40 colleges and universities, Cornwall County Council / North Cornwall District Council and many, many thousands of other organisations. There are also hundreds of businesses who currently have over 100 staff. This basically means that there is hundreds of thousands of opportunities if you are looking for jobs in Cornwall, in the public or private sectors. You will expect Cornwall jobs to include part-time, permanent and temporary contracts with salaries varying from minimum wage to top end executive wages.

What kind of jobs in Cornwall can you expect to find?

There are various major sectors in Cornwall including retail, pharmaceutical and agricultural where you may often find lots of opportunities. There are lots of industrial complexes providing engineering and production work, lots of business parks offering employment such as accounting, marketing and Information Technology, Cornwall County Council / North Cornwall District Council have a hugely varied range of jobs including administration, youth support and project management and educational establishments offering teaching and lecturing role. So whether you are a doctor, shop assistant, marketing executive, recent graduate or industrial worker there is likely to be a position in Cornwall for you.

How can AllCornwallJobs help you find a job in Cornwall?

We are delighted to show you the most recent vacancies from employers big and small in many different sectors. Superb Cornwall employers commonly use AllCornwallJobs as their first choice for advertising their vacancies. Whether you are seeking employment in Cornwall or further afield, by also using our other sister job sites located in Cornwall or by increasing your search criteria to Cornwall and up to 60 miles away you will find all the latest jobs in Cornwall.

Careers Advice

We work with experts in and around our local area to provide useful information relating to careers advice - we hope you will find these articles to be helpful. You can view our news news archive here

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Cornwall Employment & Business News

When attending interviews it's always good to be up to date with what's happening in the local business and employment sector - we hope you'll find these selected news articles interesting

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Part time Jobs in Cornwall

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What not to do in your Cornwall job interview

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Top 4 questions asked at job interviews for Cornwall job seekers

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