Career Centre Help
STARRecruit is BlueCross' online careers portal. STARRecruit allows job seekers to:
Search and apply for jobs
Build an employment profile that can be used to apply for jobs without having to re-enter information for each application
Have personalised career opportunity notifications (job alerts) emailed when new jobs are advertised that meet their set criteria
Save their information, which can be updated whenever it changes.
How to use STARRecruit
To access all the benefits of STARRecruit, you will need to register online in three easy steps.
Go to https://erecruit1.mercury.com.au/Bluecross/ and click on the 'Sign Up' link.
You will be prompted to enter some details including an email address and create a username and password.
Click 'Create Account'. You are now registered.
Once you have registered, you can create your personal profile, which can include information about yourself and how best to contact you for employment opportunities. You can also attach your resume/CV or any other files you feel may assist us in considering you for job opportunities.
The profile you complete will be kept in STARRecruit so that you have easy access to your information. You can update your information at any time by returning to STARRecruit and editing your profile.
Applying for a job advertised on STARRecruit
Log in to STARRecruit and select the job you wish to apply for from our Current Vacancies. Submit your application via the 'Apply Now' button located at the bottom of each job listing.
If you haven't registered, you will be asked to register and create a profile. If you have already created your profile, you will be given the opportunity to make updates to your profile if necessary.
You will be asked to answer some basic questions about your skills and experience. These questions enable us to better understand your areas of expertise and suitability for the role.
Remember first impressions count! Your CV needs to be up-to-date and highlight your skills and experience relevant to the job for which you are applying. This will give you the best chance of being shortlisted for the next stage.
Where can I learn about current vacancies within BlueCross?
All career vacancies at BlueCross are listed on STARRecruit. You can search for available positions and submit your application online.
What is the application process at BlueCross ?
Download a PDF document explaining this process here.
What will happen after I submit my CV?
After submitting your CV, you will receive a confirmation email acknowledging that we have received your application. If you have applied for a specific vacancy, your application will be reviewed by our recruitment team or the relevant hiring manager to assess your suitability for the role. If successful, you will be contacted by the relevant manager and informed of the next stage in the process. If unsuccessful, you will be notified accordingly and, if you consent, your profile will be used to match you to any suitable vacancies in the future.
How long will my details be kept on file?
In most cases, we will retain your details on file indefinitely, however you have full access to view, edit, update or even remove your profile. By maintaining an up-to-date record on our database, you can choose to be kept informed of vacancies that are relevant to your preferences and skills. Additionally key pieces of information can be automatically pre-populated into any future applications, saving you valuable time.
What should I do if I cannot find a vacancy that matches my skills?
It is a good idea to sign up for job alerts as opportunities requiring your skills and experience may be available in the future. Your information will be made available to the hiring manager or our recruitment team who will compare your skills and experience with our ongoing requirements and contact you when a suitable vacancy arises.
How can I send in my application to BlueCross?
To maximise your chances of success, we would encourage you to submit your CV on STARRecruit for current vacancies.
Where can I find out more about the BlueCross recruitment process?
The recruitment process will vary from role to role and across our different business areas. If you are shortlisted, you will be advised of the recruitment process for that particular role.
Is it possible to update my details once they have been submitted?
When you register online, you will be prompted to enter a username and password. Once you have completed your registration, you will be able to use your username and password to amend your details when required and use the same profile to apply for other vacancies that may be of interest.