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GPL Job and Career Resources: Job Listing and Career Websites

 

Job Listing Websites

NOTE: Never pay a fee to use a job site or for a listing

New York Online Virtual Electronic Library (NOVELNY) - The New York State Library's link to various job resources.

Job and Career Information in New York Public Libraries -  Employment and job information links in public library systems throughout New York State, job search guides, webinars and other resources.

National Job Sites:

Career Builder – online job board and classified ads for 140 local & national newspapers 

Craigslist – job postings throughout NY and nationwide

Indeed – the #1 job site worldwide

Monster- one of the most visited employment websites in the United States and one of the largest in the world

Simply Hired – US and  international jobs  from job boards, employer sites and the web
 

Federal Job Sites:

US Jobs – leading employers and National  Association of State Workforce Agencies

USAJobs  - The Federal government's official job list. Shown are employment search, information center, veteran information and forms.

USPS – United States Postal Service

Local Job Sites:

New York State Job Bank - job listings, veterans resources, job fairs and recruitment

Jobs Express: Job Openings in New York State - current job openings in New York State's 10 regional economies

Westchesterputnamonestop - An initiative between Westchester and Putnam Counties in cooperation with the Westchester Putnam Workforce Investment Board and its partners including the New York State Department of Labor.

Westchester County Jobs - Westchester’s number one Local Job Board. Serving local jobs in NY since 1999.

Allcountyjobs – online job listings for all counties in Connecticut

Westchester Library System Jobs and Careers -  includes links to the WEBS Career & Education Counseling Service programs, Current Job Postings, Look for a Job and the Job and Career Accelerator

Specialized/Industry Job Sites:

Retirement Jobs - Full & part time job listings from age friendly employers; it administers the ‘Certified Age Friendly Employer’ program, recognized by AARP and Consumer Reports, and the U.S. Senate Committee on Aging.

AHA Career Center – American Hospital Association healthcare career advice and job postings

Accounting Jobs Today – career resources for accountants and financial professionals

Dice – job postings in the technology (IT) industry

eFinancial Careers – jobs in banking, accounting, and securities industries

Freelance Switch – a forum for freelancers. Find freelance work, get advice from the blog.

Inside Higher Ed – jobs and career advice for higher education professionals

Engineering – Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing Trade employment site

Military Careers – information on jobs in the military

Senior Job Bank – committed to connecting employers to the over-50 workforce

Idealist - jobs in government, nonprofit, consulting, recruiting firms for nonprofit, social enterprise, internships and volunteer positions

Reserve Inc - a nonprofit that matches professionals age 55+ with organizations that need their expertise on a part-time basis for a modest hourly stipend; operates in Westchester County, New York and several other cities.

 

Career Websites

Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook - a comprehensive guide to career information about hundreds of occupations, employment estimates and growth, salaries, education, training, and licensing.

O*net Online - detailed descriptions of careers for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers. Data includes job skills and abilities, work environments, salary ranges and more. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration, and developed by the National Center for O*NET Development.

Career Journal From the Wall Street Journal - offers tips from the Wall Street Journal’s reporters and columnists on interviewing, changing careers, networking and negotiation; articles and resources on hiring activity, salaries, and other trends nationwide.

QuintCareers.com – providing career development and job-hunting advice since 1996 through articles, tools, tips, samples, and tutorials, access to hundreds of major job boards, guidance for researching companies, and strategies for changing careers.  

Glassdoor.com - an inside look at jobs and companies; anonymous reviews and salary data from employees and companies.

Vault.com -  resources, advice, and jobs for professionals and college students, grads and recent graduates in the areas of Investment and Finance, Law, Healthcare, Consulting, Internet, Consumer Products and Retail, Media Marketing, Technology and Science.

JobHuntersBible .com– the official website of Dick Bolles, author of “What Color is Your Parachute: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters & Career Changers”.  The website is designed to be a compliment and supplement to the book. The book is revised and updates each year.

Irelaunch.com - career reentry resource for employers, universities and individuals. A strong advocate for the unique value that returning professionals bring to the workforce, and for the employers that hire them.

LinkedIn.com -LinkedIn is an interconnected network of experienced professionals from around the world, representing 170 industries and 200 countries. You can find, be introduced to, and collaborate with qualified professionals that you need to work with to accomplish your goals. Free subscription to the Official Linkedin Blog offers useful information about new features, how-to-use and job search tips.

uptowork.com  – helpful posts including examples and tips about resumes, resume writing, cover letters, job interviews and job searching.

askamanager.com - advice on a wide range of topics relating to job searching and careers.