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For over 40 years, IPA has been matching great businesses with great people for years. It’s what’s made us one of Melbourne’s top employment agencies. But we’re not just another firm that fills vacancies. We’re a team of pro-active, dedicated recruiters who strive to find the best fit for companies and candidates.

From permanent and full-time roles to part-time and temporary work, our two Melbourne offices have the industry expertise, know-how and drive to fulfil your needs – in Victoria and across Australia.

Branch locations in Victoria

Looking for great staff? You’ve come to the right job agency.

Fantastic employees can be your greatest asset, and your biggest investment. It’s why our team go to extra lengths to make sure we hire the right people for you – not just for the role but also for your organisation.

We’re also with you every step of the way – whether you’re a business starting out, optimising your personnel strategy, or looking to expand.

Our consultant team is specialised in providing staffing solutions.

Our CBD and South Melbourne agency teams can a provide a wide range of staffing solutions, including:

Permanent recruitment

We’re here to find the right people to propel your business success. It’s why we go the extra mile to understand your organisation, your goals and your long-term needs, now and for the future.

Temp agency beyond Melbourne

Whether you know in advance or a staffing need arises unexpectedly, IPA has the flexible workforce solutions to keep your business sailing smoothly. Our skilled temporary staff can jump in at short notice, giving you the ability to ramp up or down depending on workload.

Labour Hire

We offer flexible staffing solutions for unexpected staff shortages, major initiatives, or peak work periods. Our dispatched contract personnel, fully integrated with IPA’s principles, guarantee the best talent for your company’s needs.

Diversity and inclusion

As experts in the field, we can assist in driving your business growth, especially in new and emerging markets, bringing a healthy and beneficial mix of people, ideas, skills and experiences.

for the industry you’re in

Every industry is unique – with its own needs, challenges, expectations and demands. It’s why IPA has in-house specialists across a range of sectors. Not only do they understand your needs today, but have the insights and knowledge to prepare you for tomorrow.

IPA has expertise in:

Mambourin has partnered with IPA for over two years and through our relationship we have welcomed amazing talent who have become vital pillars in our business. IPA has helped us find the right person for each role we’ve had open. We highly recommend their services to any business looking to recruit.

Senior HR Advisor – Mambourin / Health sector

Looking for a great career? We’re a reliable job agency to help you.

Most recent jobs in Victoria
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Business Manager
60 days ago
WHS Manager
65 days ago
Domestic Meat Trader
70 days ago
Administration Assistant (Mat Leave 12-16 month contract)
70 days ago
Service Administration
74 days ago
Recruitment Consultant

Whether you’re looking for a dream job in Melbourne or you have your sights set on regional Victoria, we have the connections, experience and know-how to help you find the role that fits your career and life goals.

So, if you’re after something permanent, part-time, temporary or casual, take a look at our current listings, or get all the insights about the most in-demand jobs in Melbourne.

IPA have been impressive supporting me through the recruitment process. They have great professionals who communicated clearly, sought to understand my needs, made very helpful suggestions about tailoring my application approach, and was positive and responsive when engaging with me. I have been helped at every stage through to employment and feel very confident about commencing in my new workplace. Thank you!

Elizabeth Hutchinson – Job Seeker in VIC

What are Melbourne’s most in-demand jobs right now?

Victoria’s market is always dynamic. New technology, population changes, industry demands, and government policies all play a part in the labour landscape. Right now, these are the top ten high-demand sectors in Melbourne:

  • Aged & Disabled Carers
  • Registered Nurses
  • Software & App Programmers
  • Solicitors
  • Education Aides
  • School Teachers
  • Waiters & Chefs
  • Construction Managers
  • Electricians
  • Police


IPA Social Impact in Victoria: All Profits to Disability & Community Aid

IPA’s profits help our parent organisation, genU, fund quality homes for people with disability, equipment for social enterprises, and skills training for people having trouble finding work.

In 2023, genU reinvested $17.6 million into community and supported 67,000 people across Geelong, greater Victoria and Australia nationally, via employment outcomes for 23,000 job seekers, 1.2 million hours of disability service, and direct employment of 200 people living with disability.


We’re the only national recruitment agency committing profits to community services.