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DOME executive director Greg Goudie right assisting year-old volunteer Michael Oates leftwho says he has applied for more than 40 jobs without securing a single interview. The mature age worker has many strengths and benefits that are useful and too often overlooked by employers. The goal of older workers is not necessarily to retire, many are very keen to continue working even if only on a part time basis. Multilingual service To speak to Centrelink in your own language call Centrelink Multilingual Services on 13 Older workers can relate to the requirements of older customers and have the experience to understand the attitudes of the younger person. Older workers have often developed an attitude of loyalty towards their employers. Volunteering Volunteering can be a valuable way to gain work skills and experience. Job Services Australia for people 50 years and over.