Job Search Resources
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Michigan Career Information
BestJobsMichigan.com ~ A division of BestJobsUSA.com, this Web site allows you to search by state and job category.
Labor Ready ~ Place to look for day labor, temporary jobs, summer jobs etc. Closest branch office is in Westland or Livonia.
Mi.CareerBuilder.com ~ powered by The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press.
Michigan Talent Bank ~ (also called Michworks) Search for jobs or create and post a resume.
Michigan Career Portal ~ This site is a bridge to state and national employment, career, education, training, and business resources/services.
mlive.com ~ Local jobs in large cities in Michigan may be found in newspaper listings here.
MOIS Website (Michigan Occupational Information System) ~ Self-Assessment Career Search
Michigan Schools - Information on public, private and specialty schools in Michigan.
Information about MOIS and the products they sell.
UpperPeninsulaHelpWanted.com ~ Job openings in Michigan's upper peninsula and northern lower peninsula are posted here. Job seekers may post their resumes and get daily notice of job openings.
Wayne County ~ Job openings.
America's Career Infonet ~ dispenses information about occupations, future hot jobs, certifications, licenses, training programs, and job searching.
Best Jobs in the USA Today ~ Employment ads and resume postings from USA Today and Employment Review.
Career Journal ~ The Wall Street Journal's free site covers relocation and retirement information, hiring trends by industry, two large job banks updated weekly, and resume writing help.
Career Library ~ Occupational overviews, educational program information, and links to trade organizations.
Careerbuilder ~ Articles on career strategies, job searching, and resume posting to this site.
DirectEmployers ~ A service provided by a not-for-profit consortium of leading US Corporations.
Glassdoor ~ Find jobs and see company salaries, reviews, and interviews – all posted anonymously by employees.
Hot Jobs ~ Huge pool of jobs listed.
Indeed.com ~ another one-stop job shop.
Jobs.com ~ Search by zipcode or job category. Also has resume help on-line.
LinkedIn ~ "LinkedIn is an online network of more than 16 million experienced professionals from around the world, representing 150 industries."
Monster.Com ~ Worldwide access for all levels in all fields. Post your resume here and it will tell you how many employers have looked at it.
Occupational Briefs ~Chronicle Occupational Briefs present information on more than 2,000 occupational titles, including 650 comprehensive occupational descriptions, ranging from those that require a high school diploma or less, through professional careers; that's more than 95% of the jobs in the workforce.
Occupational Outlook Handbook ~ U.S. Department of Labor resource, with job outlook and general salary guidelines current 2008/09.
Occupational Outlook Quarterly ~ U.S. Dept. of Labor's online journal with articles on the economy, labor force and other job related topics.
O*NET Online ~ helps job seekers and career professionals find data on occupations, earnings, skills and interest profiles, military transition codes, and new green jobs.
The Riley Guide ~ Comprehensive site of job listings and information regarding job searching on The Internet. Maintained by Margaret F. Riley.
Salary.com ~ Enter a job category and a location and the salary wizard will tell you the base salary for that position in that area of the country or state.
SimplyHired.com ~ one-stop shopping for jobs by type and geographic location.
SnagAJob.com ~ Resource for part-time and hourly jobs, even volunteer opportunities.
TrueCareers (College Edition) ~ "Where students and employers click"
Job Listings - Specific Categories
Academic Employment Network ~ Primary, secondary and higher learning positions
Chronicle of Higher Education ~ Content and listing of all positions available in the current week's issue.
Federal Job Search ~ Federal job openings around the state and around the world may be found in this database. Register for email notices of job openings which match your profile.
Federal Jobs Digest ~ Search for or post federal jobs. Includes a resume builder feature. Some features only available in the library. Please see a librarian to log in.
FedWorld - Federal Job Announcements ~ Search abstracts of US Federal Government jobs
US Census Department ~ Search for positions throughout the US or link to regional field offices
AWOL's Hundreds of Great Acting Links - Information about acting and the acting business
Career Transitions - For new job seekers. This is an aggreagte of information from such websites as O*NET and SimplyHired with job search tips and videos of mock interviews.
College Grad Job Hunter - For the first-time job seeker
Cool Works.com - Work where others only visit - 75,000 jobs in great places!
Engineering Jobs - For engineers and technical professionals
Qunitessential Careers - Contains articles and a directory of helpful sites aimed at college students and recent college graduates.
Resume Resource ~ Examples of "Before" and "After" resumes and cover letters.
Accent Resume Writing ~ Tips and examples for resumes and cover letters.
Jobstar ~ Resumes and Cover Letters From the California Job Search Guide.
BeKnown - This app is fully integrated with Facebook, but enables users to keep their personal Facebook information private.
BranchOut - Helps you expand your career network to include absolutely everyone you know on Facebook.