Job Hunting

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Job Search Engines:

These search engines allow job seekers to look through available jobs that fit their needs and interests.  Searches can be customized in terms of industry, level of experience required, location, and more.  Job seekers can save their searches and receive emailed alerts about new jobs.

Monster

Indeed

Jobs2Careers

Glassdoor

You can make your job search even more effective with these tips and tricks:

10 Hacks for Using Indeed.com

How to Use Job Search Engines

10 Tips for a Successful Online Job Search

Job Postings:

Also available in print at the library

The Penny Saver

The Penny Saver posts a wide range of jobs open in Jamestown.  Job seekers can browse postings, or search by location, keyword, or industry.

The Post Journal

The Post Journal’s Classifieds page lists available positions in fields such as Sales Help, Skills & Trade, Medical/Professional, and Retail/Restaurant

WNY Jobs

This site posts employment opportunities in the Jamestown area, as well as the greater Western New York region, including Chautauqua, Buffalo, Syracuse, and Rochester.  Featured jobs and career fairs are posted, and job seekers can use a search engine to look through the site’s job postings.

One-Stop Employment Centers:

Chautauqua Works

23 E. 3rd St, Jamestown, NY
(716) 661-9553

407 Central Ave, Dunkirk, NY
(716) 366-9015

Chautauqua Works provides job placement assistance and posts available jobs on their website.  This organization also offers training in skills such as resume writing, interviewing for job seekers, and basic computer use.

Job Placement Agencies:

Staffing agencies can assist you in your job search.  After providing an agency with your resume and information, they can match you with a job that fits your skills, set you up for an interview, and provide coaching.  These agencies can connect job seekers with part-time, permanent, and temporary positions.

Adecco

306 W 3rd St, Jamestown, NY
(716) 488-8000

Express Employment Professionals

17 E 4th St, Jamestown, NY
(716) 483-3844

Resume and Cover Letters:

How to Write a Resume

Resume Templates

How to Write a Cover Letter

Cover Letter Template

Job Interviews:

Interview Advice

Top 10 Rules for Interviews

Etiquette for Job Interviews