Chemeketa Community College

Career and Job Search Resources on the Internet

Job Descriptions/Outlook

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Web Address: http://www.bls.gov/oco/
Full-text of the popular print title Occupational Outlook Handbook. Provides up-to-date information such as working conditions, training, job outlook, and earnings on a broad spectrum of careers.

Associations

ASAE Gateway To Associations Online
Web Address: http://www.asaenet.org/cda/asae/associations_search/1,3200,MEN3,00.html?AlliedSocietyCode=ALL&submit=Go%21
Lets the user search for links to associations with Web sites, by keyword, geography, or category.

General Guides

CareerBuilder.com
Web Address: http://www.careerbuilder.com/jobseeker/index.htm
Description: Recruiting site that contains job listings, resume databases, employer information, and more.
JobHunt: A meta-list of on-line job-search resources and services
Web Address: http://www.job-hunt.org/
Description: Links to hundreds of resources and links for the job seeker to use in searching the internet for employment information.
The Riley Guide, Margaret F. Riley
Web Address: http://www.rileyguide.com
Description: Links to hundreds of resources and links for the job seeker to use in searching the internet for employment information.

Jobs - Newspapers

Statesman Journal

Web Address: http://classifieds.statesmanjournal.com/
Classified job listings are searchable by broad classifications and/or by keywords.
The Oregonian
Web Address: http://www.oregonlive.com/jobs/
The "Jobs" page has not only searchable Oregonian classifieds, but a resume service and links to other job-seeking information.
NAA®: Hotlinks to Newspapers Online
Web Address: http://www.newspaperlinks.com
Gateway to national and selected international newspapers. Can search by state. Hosted by the Newspaper Association of America.

Jobs - Oregon

Oregon Employment Department
Web Address: http://www.employment.oregon.gov/
A searchable database of jobs offered through the Oregon Employment Department. Also includes links to Oregon state jobs, child care, and labor market information.

Jobs - National/International

Find a State's Job Bank
Web Address: http://www.ajb.dni.us
Description: Sponsored by the US Department of Labor and state employment service agencies, this helps the seeker to find individual state job banks.
Monster.com
Web Address: http://www.monster.com
Description: Recruiting site that contains job listings, resume databases, employer information, and more. Recently merged with the Online Career Center.

Updated: March 2005
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