Job Search Information
JOB SEARCH INFORMATION
Civil Service Jobs New York State www.cs.state.ny.us/jobseeker Find out how to apply for a New York State government job and New York State local government jobs.
Craigslist www.albany.craigslist.org Search through key words to find local businesses that are hiring. Send them an e-mail directly to get a response.
Hot Jobs www.hotjobs.yahoo.com Users can post up to ten versions of a resume. Job seekers can use many unique features on this website, such as the ability to check how many times employers and recruiters reviewed their resume or the ability to block certain companies from viewing their resumes.
Indeed.com www.indeed.com Enter your search terms in one search box and get back hundreds of job listings culled from over a million jobs listed on websites, newspapers, associations and company career pages.
Local newspapers: www.timesunion.com Albany Times Union Help Wanted Ads
www.dailygazette.com Schenectady Daily Gazette Help Wanted Ads
www.saratogian.com Saratogian Help Wanted Ads
Monster.com www.monster.com One of the largest employment websites in the world, with a vast job search engine of over a million job postings.
NewsVoyager www.newsvoyager.com Newslink www.newslink.org These are two portals to newspapers in the U.S. and around the world. Connect to thousands of newspaper sites and click on search terms such as classified, help wanted, employment or jobs.
Occupational Outlook Handbook www.bls.gov/oco A nationally-recognized source of career information designed to help individuals make career decisions.
Resume and Cover Letter Creators www.nycareerzone.org/cz/resources/jobseeker/resume.jsp www.nycareerzone.org/graphic/resources/jobseeker/cover.jsp Provided by the New York State Department of Labor, these forms can be used to help you create a basic resume or cover letter. Review it online to get the basic format correct, then save it as a word processor document for further editing.
Saratoga County’s One Stop Career Center www.thejoblink.org/job-seekers/one-stop-centers.asp Check here to find out what the One Stop Career Center at 152 West High St. in Ballston Spa can do for you. This government agency offers resume help, interviewing workshops, support groups, job fairs and computer, phone and fax use during your job search, among many other things. Call 884-4170 to set up an appointment.
Simply Hired www.simplyhired.com This is the largest job search engine, with about 7 million job listings worldwide. Type in your city,state or zip code to find jobs closest to you. It uses a number of unique search tools including the integration of Facebook in your job search.
USAJOBS: Federal Job Listings www.usajobs.opm.gov Official job site of the U.S. federal government.