Prevent Featured jobs from being “sticky”

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When you set a job as “Featured”, it will be “sticky”, meaning it is displayed before any non-featured jobs.

To prevent this behaviour, and force jobs to be ordered by date only, you can add the following code snippet to your theme’s functions.php file:

add_filter ( 'get_job_listings_query_args', 'unstick_featured_jobs' );

function unstick_featured_jobs( $query_args ) {
	$query_args['orderby'] = 'date';
	$query_args['order'] = 'DESC';
	return $query_args;
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