Job Search Resources
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Here are some recommended links for your job search.
College Central for Wilkes University allows you to search for full and part-time employment opportunities sent specifically to Wilkes and to submit your resume for those jobs.
Link to College Central Podcasts on iTunes for great career advice on resumes, interviews, internships, etiquette, job fairs, dress for success, networking, mentoring, and more.
Current Jobs for Graduates - Links to interesting entry-level jobs for graduates in Liberal Arts, the Arts and Humanities. Positions in a wide variety of organizations, including music, theater, communications, writing, editing and public relations fields. Please contact the Office of Career Services for the User Name and Password for Subscribers.
NACElink allows to search for and apply to nationally well-known employer members of the National Association of Colleges and Employers. For graduates of Wilkes, a NACE school, only.
www.collegegrad.com: employers hiring entry-level professionals.
The Riley Guide: employment opportunities and job search resources in a wide variety of fields, maintained by Margaret Riley Dikel.
Getting Hired.com: Careers & Community for People with Disabilities
http://www.aftercollege.com/career-networks/wilkes-university/: Jobs and co-ops for engineers.
www.healthcareercenter.org Career information and job postings within the health care professions.
Crunchboard: Career information for computer science and integrative media professions.
StreetID: allows entry-level and experienced Wilkes students and alums register and have their resumes and skills matched with current national and Wall Street finance industry jobs.
Green Local Jobs: A job board that offers opportunities in the green and environmental industries.
PA Career Link: helps search for jobs in PA, sponsored by PA State.
PA State Civil Service: gives PA State Civil Service jobs and testing information.
Work and Play in Northeast PA: has information on living and working in Northeastern PA from the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce.
Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers: links to jobs posted by Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers (PSPE)
PA Environmental Jobs
Jobs at Wilkes University
Teaching Positions & Educator Resources
Pareap.net: allows location and application to teaching jobs in PA
Teacher Catapult: Connects candidates with the school districts' human resource departments
of PA's counties. Offers starting salary data and school district information.
PA Educator: A clearinghouse for PA educators
www.edna.ed.state.pa.us - list of school district websites
Teaching in PA: A resource for candidates seeking positions in PA.
- Includes actual job postings (updated weekly) as well as numerous helpful job search tips.
American Association for Employment in Education
State Departments of Education Information
Non-Instructional Administration job opportunities with Pennsylvania school districts:
The PA School Board Association: Use the following link or use your local school district web site
Teaching in US Department of State-International Schools
For information on Master's level careers in educational settings:
National & International Positions
USAJobs.gov - allows students and alumni to find and apply for Federal employment with the United States government.
H1VisaJobs: Positions for H1 visa students in engineering and business.
America's CareerInfoNet-Links: Occupational and employment information for the 50 states.
Hispanic Employment: Hispanic jobs; sponsored by Saludos.com.
The BLACK COLLEGIAN online: students are given the opportunity to expand their job search to the "Career site Network" where thousands of additional opportunities are posted.
http://imdiversity.com Employment opportunities shared by Diversity Employers.
TheBigBook: a super phone book that allows searches for businesses in a chosen geographic region.
The Vault: utilize this link to learn about a variety of companies.
Wilkes University Career Services cannot control or predict the employment needs, hiring criteria and processes, or human resource practices of employers who have posted positions with us. Always use good judgment, do adequate company research, and contact us with any questions you may have about a position or an organization.