Snapchat is launching a new tool on its platform to help young people apply for a job.
Snapchat is debuting a feature on its app called “Run for Office” to help young adults run for local office.
The platform indicates that this new tool is designed for younger users to get involved in working life in a more practical way .
“Developed with information from BallotReady, this simple tool will help Snapchatters explore hundreds of opportunities to run for local office based on the issues that matter most to them, from the City Neighborhood Board and City Council to the Board. Escolar and the State Representative, “the company said in a statement.
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The new Snapchat tool includes a centralized portal that selects more than 75,000 job postings where users may be eligible to participate. Users will also be asked to identify their passions so that the tool will display suitable jobs.
Snap reports that the job search app is available to youth ages 13-24, but for now only in the United States .
TikTok is also developing a similar function for young people to upload their resumes on the platform and find job offers.