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Singaporean migrant in Melbourne: From office work to factory job

Singaporean migrant in Melbourne: From office work to factory job

Tell us abit about yourself e.g. personal particulars, educational qualification and work experience. Late 20s married with no kids. Degree holder, worked in non-profit organizations and my last job was working as a Public Officer for the Singapore Government. Where are you living now and why do you choose that location? My wife who works as a Nurse loves it in Melbourne thus I have dropped my job in Singapore to join her. Did you face any adjustment problem initially when you make the move? Any regrets so far? I have issue initially as I did not speak in an Australian slang and was worried that they could not understand me but thankfully my English was good enough. My work experience was in Singapore and not Australia thus I am still looking for my ideal job. Initially, I have difficulties even securing a part time job but with time, I managed to get a part time job. How ...

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