- By Henry Faulkner Brittany
- January 19, 2022
TikTok a short video sharing app launched a pilot program on Wednesday that will allow users to enter into the ‘TikTok Resumes’ program and upload video resumes. TikTok users will upload the video resumes for US-based jobs ranging from WWE Superstar to a senior data engineer at Shopify or a creative producer at TikTok itself.
Companies including Chipotle Mexican Grill and Target Corp will be working under the “TikTok Resumes” program and they will be functional from July 7 through July 31 for accepting video resumes.
TikTok is the platform that is widely used by Gen Z and millennials and will let users apply for entry-level jobs to experienced positions with videos bearing the hashtag #TikTokResumes, the company said in a blog post.
After the pandemic breakout, United States has been encountering a shortage of workers who are willing to work as labor, fueled by rapid vaccination against the coronavirus.
TikTok is known for setting dance videos and competing with giants, it has seen a rise in career and job-related content under hashtags like #CareerTok.
Apart from this, many giants including Facebook allows users to search for jobs, but Microsoft Corp’s LinkedIn is still on those companies list demonstrating the user’s network to go-to social media site for professionals.