launches ‘Jobs Near Me' feature for the iPhone launches ‘Jobs Near Me' feature for the iPhone
Jobstreet content teamupdated on 10 March, 2022

Jobseekers can now find jobs nearby with just a shake of the phone

Singapore, 1 March, 2012 -, the No. 1 Job Site in Singapore announced today that its iPhone app now makes creative use of the in-built accelerometer to deliver a proximity-based job search feature. The first of its kind in Singapore, ‘Jobs Near Me' allows jobseekers to find jobs nearby with just a shake of the phone.

Upon loading the app, users simply need to shake their iPhone. Available jobs will then be displayed, starting with those nearest to where the user is located. To further narrow the search, users can input keywords as criteria to be matched against.

" has always prided itself for being a pioneering and forward-looking organisation. The launch you see today is the type of technological innovation both users and employers alike can expect in days to come," said Anthony Ung, Singapore Country Manager,

"As the country with the highest iPhone adoption rate in the region, jobseekers in Singapore will benefit most from the added convenience of this feature-rich app, as they browse job opportunities while on the move," he added.

The mobile app also allows users to search and apply for jobs, receive personalised job matching alerts, save their favourite jobs and view their past searches.

Jobs Near Me for the JobStreet iPhone mobile app is now available for download from the iPhone App Store. JobStreet mobile apps are also available for Blackberry and phones with the Android operating system.


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About is the No 1 job site in Singapore offering a comprehensive suite of recruitment, talent management and job seeking solutions. In region, ( presently caters to the employment markets in Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Indonesia, India, Japan and Thailand. The Group currently services over 80,000 corporate customers and over 10 million jobseekers.

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