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Google Job Schema Adds Markup For Telecommuting

The relatively new job schema for the Google for Jobs feature now has added a new markup specifically designed to communicate that a job listing is available for remote workers or telecommuters.
You can see the new markup under the jobLocation section of the schema, it looks like this:
Google Job Schema Adds Markup For Telecommuting

Aaron Bradely spotted this and posted it on Google+. He wrote:
Google made a change to its Job Posting guidelines page ( that allows job posting publishers to explicitly state that a job can be performed remotely.
Previously Google specified that remote-eligible jobs simply omit all information about a job's location excepting what country in which the job was "available".
Forum discussion at Google+.