Job Search & Career Resources

 

Look For Jobs

CareerSource PinellasCareerSource Pinellas - Search for jobs in Pinellas County and the Tampa Bay Area. CareerSource also hosts career fairs, networking opportunities, and skills training. Local office is on the St. Petersburg College Campus, 682 E. Klosterman Road (corner of Klosterman and U.S. Hwy 19), Tarpon Springs. Phone (727) 524-4344.
Employ Florida MarketplaceEmploy Florida Marketplace - This is your online one-stop resource for employment in Florida. Use this resource to search for jobs that match your skills and to research careers. A joint venture of the Florida Dept of Economic Opportunity and Workforce Florida Inc.
> People First - Search for state government jobs throughout Florida.
> Teach in Florida - Find jobs within Florida’s school system.
Florida Dept of Economic OpportunitySpecialized employment assistance from the Florida Dept of Economic Opportunity:
> For veterans
> For military spouses
> For seniors
> Green-sector jobs (renewable energy, energy efficiency, conservation, clean transportation fields)
AtoZdatabasesAtoZdatabases : Search Jobs, Businesses or Mailing Lists - This simple, user-friendly, web-based solution provides details on every business and every household within the United States. FREE: email marketing, job search, mailing lists and sales leads, people look-up, and business profiles. For home access: enter your library card number.

Search for Nationwide Jobs on These Websites:

  • CareerOneStop – A single access point for federal programs and local resources to help people find jobs, training programs, and tap into resources to gain skills in growing industries. Search for jobs, explore careers, resume and interview tips, education and training opportunities.
  • FedJobs Career Central – Search for federal jobs.
  • Monster – Search for jobs, post your resume, get employment and career advice.
  • Neuvoo – Job aggregator that centralizes all job listings on the web. Search using a city, state, company, or industry.

Explore New Careers

My Next MoveMy Next Move - Explore new career options. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. Also [en Espanol]
Occupational Outlook HandbookOccupational Outlook Handbook - A publication of the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics that includes information about the nature of work, working conditions, training and education, earnings, and job outlook for hundreds of different occupations. Also [en Espanol]
Career TransitionsCareer Transitions - A comprehensive career resource that allows you to search for and track jobs, create targeted resumes and cover letters, practice and master interview techniques, explore and identify career paths according to your interests, experience and what's in demand, and find schools and education/training programs. This is your one-stop-shop for finding a new job/career or for finding expert tips on how to set yourself apart in an increasingly competitive job market. Available through the Florida Electronic Library. For home access: enter your library card number.

Resume Advice and Templates

GCF LearnFreeResume Writing section contains tutorials and advice on writing job-winning resumes. Free website.

CareerOneStop – Advice and samples of different types of resumes. Free website.

Career Transitions (described above) – This database’s Write a Resume section contains a resume builder and examples of resumes for different career fields. Home access requires a library card.

Microsoft Word (on all library computers) – Access resume templates by clicking the File menu, then New.

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