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Premium resources

Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center

Offers comprehensive career guidance through extensive job and industry profiles, career forecasting, and a monthly newsletter. Available from Facts on File.

Job and Career Accelerator

Provides personalized, step-by-step assistance for job seekers at all experience and education levels—from exploring and matching suitable occupations from over 1,000 detailed occupation profiles to finding available jobs in their area from a database of over 5 million up-to-date job postings. The site also has tutorials for a variety of computer software. Available through JerseyClicks.

Government Job Listings

USA Jobs: The Federal Government’s Official Jobs Site

Files created by the Office of Personnel Management are used at this site to provide Federal job listings.

New Jersey Civil Service Commission (formerly the Dept. of Personnel)

State, County, and Municipal jobs for the State of New Jersey and Civil Service test announcements.

New Jersey Career Connections

Information regarding New Jersey employment for the job seeker, student, and employer.

Private Sector Job Listings

Career OneStop State Job Banks

Operated by the U.S. Department of Labor and linked to 1800 employment offices.

The Monster Board

Career Builder

More than 400,000 job opportunities, worldwide (more than 1,500 international employers) makes these the largest online jobs databases on the Web. You can search by company name, location, discipline, industry, job title, or combinations of these. The employer overview gives some background information into the company selected, the products and services, and employee benefits. Best local jobs

This site from New Jersey Online allows you to search the classifieds of six New Jersey newspapers: the Star-Ledger, Trenton Times, Jersey Journal, Gloucester County Times, Bridgeton News, and Today’s Sunbeam (Salem County).