Before using these job search databases, it is important to note that there were changes in federal law in the spring of 2006 that may require you to apply directly to the company’s website even if you have submitted your resume through one of these databases. If you have any questions about the changes, contact Bev Reid in Career Development at 434.544.8692 or at .
Job Databases for LC Students & Alumni
This site is only accessible by students, alumni, and faculty of University of Lynchburg. A full career management system, this database provides access to over 5 million employers for full and part time jobs and internships, as well as connection to LC career development staff and events.
An inside look at jobs and companies. You can find anonymous reviews and salary data from employees and interview candidates.
Three ways that LinkedIn Jobs is great for job seekers:
- Quickly identify alumni and personal connections in each job posting
- Determine if a company has a history of hiring people like you
- Find out who you will work with if you get the job
The direct LinkedIn Jobs link: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/
LinkedIn Salary allows professionals to look up aggregate data about the salaries of other users with the same job in the same location to see how their own pay measures up.
General Job Search Databases and Information
America’s Job Bank – A database of job opportunities from state employment offices.
CampusRN – Search thousands of nursing and health care jobs.
CareerBuilder – Allows the job seeker to search job listings at 16 different sites at once.
The College Graduate Job Hunter– A job search site dedicated to college students and recent grads, providing access to job postings, employer databases and information on resumes, cover letters, interviewing, offer negotiation, and more.
EmploymentGuide.com – A listing of national and international job openings. Also includes an online career library and other career information.
JobHunt – Listing of Internet job search resources and services (updated daily).
JobStar – Job listings mostly concentrated in the northern California area. Also contains salary guides, news ads, and salary information.
JobSource– Searchable database of employers. Includes help with creating online resumes and resources on interviewing and job fairs.
Monster.com – Database for job listings. Free personal search agent service. Also provides a resume posting service.
MonsterTrak.com – Similar to its parent company Monster.com, but with opportunities targeted toward college students and college graduates. Full-time, part-time, temporary, and internship positions.
NationJob – An online job search service with thousands of current job listings and company profiles.
NetTemps – For IT and engineering professionals.
PennsylvaniaJobs – Search for jobs in Pennsylvania.
RON – Recruiter’s Online Network – A worldwide virtual community of employment firms.
Towniejobs.com – For jobs in the Lynchburg area.
Virginia Jobs – The Commonwealth of Virginia’s employment and resource center.
Princeton Review Online – Information on business schools.
Ability Jobs – Employment website for job seekers with disabilities.
Education America – Thousands of teaching and education jobs from public to private across the U.S.
Education Canada -Canada’s premier education job board.
Teachingjobs.com– A worldwide directory of teaching jobs from around the world.
TeachVirginia – Explore a career as an educator in Virginia. Access information regarding preparation programs, scholarships, licensure requirements and education jobs in Virginia schools.
Government (visit individual government agency sites as well)
Gradschools.com – Directory that matches you to graduate school programs based on information you provide about your interests.
GRE’s – Your guide to the Graduate Record Examinations.
Peterson’s: Graduate Study – Search for graduate schools using a school name, major, location, and or other keywords.
CareerBuilder – Job search focused in Asia. Lots of hi-tech job listings.
Society of Professional Journalists – Jobs for magazines, newspapers, media outlets and universities throughout the U.S.
Health CareerWeb – Search for jobs within the medical field.
Get information about joining a branch of the military:
Coolworks – Skiing jobs in the Rockies, camp jobs, cruise jobs, ranch jobs, resort jobs.
Non-profit / Volunteer
Spacejobs – The fastest growing space career site on the Internet.
Teamworkonline.com – More sports-related career opportunities.