on 15/06/2012 posted by VRC in News, Comments (0)

List of Job Websites from A-Z for Unemployed Veterans, Spouses, and Family

Posted on 06/15/2012 by vfwlady

Know of a veteran looking for a job?  This list of websites may help them target their job search.  If anyone reading has a favorite job or employment website that is not listed below, please send me the link by posting a comment at the bottom of this page.  I promise to add it promptly.

Please, let’s all pitch in to keep this list current and growing for the sake of all unemployed Americans.

-VFW Lady Laurie Cox

  1. AARP Jobs: jobs.AARP.org offers information and advise on job search and lists available jobs for individuals who are over 50 years of age.
  2. America’s Career InfoNet.org: acinet.org
  3. American Job Fairs: jobexpo.com
  4. Ask the Headhunter: asktheheadhunter.com offers weekly quality counsel on the various aspects of career management and job search. 
  5. Association Job Boards: AssociationJobBoards.com is for those interested in opportunities with the Association world.               
  6. Audioacrobat.com: audioacrobat.com/sa/.WjstDt2x is a free site offering weekly webinars  and teleconferences for job seekers below the six figure mark. 
  7. Avuecentral.com:  avuecentral.com is a commercial site that lists many government positions. 
  8. Business and Professional Women’s Foundation: bpwfoundation.org
  9. Careercast: careercast.com is another relatively new resource for job seekers that covers the basic areas of job search: resumes, cover letters, negotiations, etc.
  10. Careernet.4jobs.com:   careernet.4jobs.com
  11. CareerOneStop: careeronestop.org/jobseekertools.  The US Department of Labor’s employment site.  The Washington Post recently highlighted the site and posted the top-rated social media job search sites based on 16,000 reponses from job seekers, techies, unemployed and others. 
  12. CareerXroads.com: careerxroads.com.  This site offers the viewer general and specific  information relative to search on the web.  Career and search sites are ranked, niche sites listed, and links to relevant articles are posted with a two week free viewing in full and downloading.
  13. Careers In Newspaper Events: gannett.com
  14. Career fairs: careerfairs.com offers selection by state or career field in identifying scheduled career fairs.
  15. Career Fair Listings-Nationally: jobfairs.ineedajob.com
  16. Career resources for job hunters over 50: retirementjobs.com
  17. Carousel Expos: carouselexpo.com
  18. Choice Career Fairs: choicecareerfairs.com
  19. Civilian JobsCivilianJobs.com
  20. Coast-to-Coast Career Fairs: coasttocoastcareerfairs.com
  21. ContactsCount.com: ContactsCount.com.  This is the site of the leading guru on networking, Lynne Waymon.  The value of this site is that the focus is on managing your career or business as opposed to job search.  Companion site, www.FireProofYourCareer.comspeaks to managing one’s career.
  22. Corporate Gray Job Fairs:  corporategray.com/jobfairs
  23. CPC Job Fairscpcjobfair.com
  24. Craigs List: craigslist.org is an excellent primary resource offering job postings, resume postings, as well as a great number of other resources.  Recruiters regularly check Craigslist as well as Facebook and the other popular social network listings including LinkedIn.
  25. DC jobs: dcjobs.com.
  26. Diversity and Inclusion Career Center: eop.com/career.php
  27. Diversity Career Expos: DiversityCareerFairExpos.com
  28. Diversity Job Fairs: DiversityJobFairs.com
  29. Door64.com: door64.com
  30. Five O’Clock Club: FiveOClockClub.com.
  31. Foreign Policy Association: fpa.org/jobs/. The Foreign Policy Association lists global job opportunities at its site along with Foreign policy issues and alerts.
  32. Green Jobs.pro: greenjobs.pro
  33. GuideStar.org: GuideStar.org is the National Database of Nonprofit Organizations.  Outstanding  resource for financial information on nonprofits.
  34. Hire Quest Job Fairs: hirequest.com
  35. I Need A Job: ineedajob.com
  36. Idealist.org: idealist.org. For the Academic and Non-Profit world.  Good for information on consulting as well as Career fairs and volunteer opportunities.
  37. Indeed.com: Indeed.com.   A helpful web site for the job seeker in looking at positions  by job title, key word(s) or by employer.  Can also sort the search by city, state and/or zip code.
  38. Inside Job Work: insidejobwork.jobamatic.com/a/jobs/fina-jobs offers the job seeker the opportunity to key in a location, such as Washington, DC, and obtain a listing of vacancies within a specified radius.
  39. Intelligence Careers: IntelligenceCareers.com
  40. International Association of Business Communicators iabc.com This Site offers free access and you can receive e-mail job notifications for free as well as advertising  jobs.  There are also links to the companies with Jobs in PR, Marketing, Communications and  academia.
  41. International Career Events:  it-careernet.com
  42. JibberJobber.com:  jibberjobber.com
  43. JobCircle.com: JobCircle.com. This site is for Technology professionals looking for technology organizations and locations across the country as well as online discussion options.
  44. Job Matchbox: jobmatch.com.  Relatively new URL offering job listings by skill and by location.  Offers transition tips and resources.
  45. Jobster.com: Jobster.com.  Jobster offers its own search engine to match resumes to existing posted vacancies.   Saves job searcher time and effort.
  46. Journalism Jobs: journalismjobs.com offers free access and search by job, location or schedule, some Career fair and conference information and Public Affairs opportunities.  Affiliated with the Columbia Journalism Review.
  47. LinkedIn:  LinkedIn.com
  48. LinkedIn Job Group:  LinkedIn.com/groups?gid=1976445
  49. Milicruit Jobs: jobtarget.com
  50. Military Vet Jobsmilitaryvetjobs.com
  51. Monstermonster.com
  52. My.chief.monster.com: my.chief.monster.com.  Is the site at Monster focused to senior executives who “think and work outside the box.” 
  53. National Job Fairs:  nationaljobfairs.com
  54. National Technical Services Assoc.: ntsa.com/html/cand/jobfairs.shtml
  55. Nationwide Job Fairs: nationwidejobfairs.com
  56. Niche Job World:   nichejobworld.com is the latest addition to Bill Golden’s assembly of quality websites for military and professionals. This site offers worldwide opportunities for professionals in all career fields, regardless of military or non military status.
  57. Nicheboards.com: nicheboards.com.  Boards include Finance & Accounting, Hispanic/Bilingual, Health & Science, Call Centers, Human Resources, IT Professionals, Diversity, Telecom/Wireless, Logistics, Retail, Manufacturing, local & regional careers among others.
  58. NicheJobs.com:  nichejobs.com.  Complementary site to one listed immediately above. Offers 2000+ URL and boards for the job seeker throughout the US.
  59. Nonprofit Career Network:  nonprofitcareer.com.  Lists jobs and career fairs across the country.  Hyperlinks to other NPO websites.  Free access.
  60. Onetcenter.org:  onetcenter.org offers a good resource for job seekers on a large number of  areas from salary to jobs to links to other useful sites such as the US Commerce Department’s Bureau of Labor Statistics and it large data base of employment statistics located at: bls.gov.
  61. Online Journalism Review Jobs Board (US): ojr.org shows editorial opportunities.
  62. Overseas Job Fairs:  jorejobs.net
  63. Pearl Interactive Network: pearlinter.org
  64. Personnel Strategies.com: personnelstrategies.com. Producer of Job Fairs for Diversity interests including the Congressional Black Caucus.
  65. PrimeCB.com: PrimeCB.com.  Website for job seekers 50 years and older for those not ready to “retire” for any number of reasons.
  66. PSI Job Fairs psijobfair.com Personnel Strategies Inc
  67. Recruit Military:  recruitmilitary.com
  68. Senior Employment Resources: seniorjobs.org Information, resources and counsel for individuals over 50 years of age who reside in the metro DC area.
  69. SHRinsight.com: SHRinsight.com.  Excellent resource for individual job seekers as well as executives and HR professionals.
  70. Simply Hiredsimplyhired.com.  A relatively new entry that offers a strong search engine  that allows the job searcher to enter a location, a job title, or any combination.  Most all career fields are covered.    Searches start with a 25 mile radius but can be modified.
  71. Southern Region Job Fairsmesc.state.ms.us/jobfair/upcoming.html
  72. Southwest Career Fairs: southwest.com/careers/jobfair2.html
  73. Staffing Advisors.com: staffingadvisors.com.  A web site primarily for HR professionals.  This site offers free HR vendor recommendations, free HR Job Postings, and valuable recruiting resources, news, and networking opportunities.  This site is extremely helpful for coaches and counselors to job seekers and job changers as well as for those professionals in the HR field.
  74. Sunspot.net/careerfairs: sunspot.net/careerfairs/ The Baltimore Sun’s web site for career fair listings.
  75. Thinking Careers.com: thinkingcareers.com. Producer of Job Fairs for experienced and individuals with advanced degrees.
  76. Transition Guides: transitionguides.com deals with executive search, succession and strategic planning for nonprofits.  Offers current listings of job searches attransitionguides.com/searches.
  77. TweetMyJobs.com: tweetmyjobs.com
  78. United Career Fairs: unitedcareerfairs offers a selection of career fairs across the country for Sales and  Management.
  79. USA 1099 Jobsusa1099jobs.com
  80. USA Defense Industry Jobs:  usadefenseindustryjobs.com
  81. USA Executive Jobs:  usaexecutivejobs.com
  82. USA Federal Government Jobs:  usafederalgovjobs.us
  83. USA First Responder Jobs: usafirstresponderjobs.com
  84. USA HR Jobs: usahrjobs.com
  85. USA Intelligence Jobs: usaintelligencejobs.com
  86. USA Intern Jobs: usainternjobs.com
  87. USA Linguist Jobs:  usalinguistjobs.com
  88. USA Logistics Jobs:  usalogisticsjobs.com
  89. Vault.com: vault.com offers a number of very helpful resources including company information.
  90. Veterans Career Fair:  veteranscareerfair.com
  91. Veteran Jobsmilitary.com
  92. Volunteer Clearing House: 1800volunteer.org National clearing house for volunteer opportunities.
  93. Wall Street Journal: careerjournal.com
  94. Weddles:  weddles.com
  95. Women In Technology: womenintechnology.org
  96. Women Job Fairs: womenjobfairs.com is a site focused on Jobs and for women with registered employers in the public, private and non-profit worlds.
  97. Workforce 50: workforce50.com provides information and job listings in the metro DC area for individuals 50 years of age and older.


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