Jobs & Job Search

Databases

Coin Career Library (Library Card Number Required)
Learning Express Library Platform  (Access to this version of LearningExpress Library (version 2.0) will end on June 30, 2014.)

Learning Express 3.0

Rhode Island Job Sites

RI Dept. of Labor & Training
www.dlt.ri.gov 
EmployRI
www.employri.org
EmployRI is a free service provided by the Dept. of Labor & Training. Search these categories!

RI DLT -- Divisions and Units
Temporary Disability Insurance
Workers' Compensation
Labor Market Information
netWORKri One-Stop Centers
Board of Review
Workforce Development
Labor Standards
(Wage & Hour)

Occupational Safety
Professional Regulation/
Trade Licensing

Prevailing Wage
State Workforce Investment Office
Apprenticeship
Employer Tax - Division of Taxation

Jobs
AllStarJobs.com
indeed.com
simplyhired.com
jobapplicationcenter.com
jobster.com
monster.com
hotjobs.com
RI Job Exchange
flipdog.com – Job info
workplacefairness.org – Workplace info
guru.com – Freelance Talent
Freelance Talent
hotjobs.yahoo.com
careers.state.gov – US Department of State
High Tech Jobs for Computer Professionals
America’s Job Bank
Companies with RI openings
Thingamajob
net-temps.com – Contract, Temp, direct-hire Jobs
Senior Job Bank
snagajob.com – More Jobs
Grocery-Store-Applications.com
Learn How to Become - search, research, take the fist step
Become a Paralegal
Neuvoo - job search engine, see RI jobs
eMedicalAssistants - career resource/information

Jobs in RI
www.jobsinri.com
www.rijobs.com

Projo Jobs
www.projo.com/projojobs
Rhode Island Job Exchange
www.americasjobexchange.com/ri
State of Rhode Island Current Vacancies List
www.dlt.state.ri.us/webdev/JobsRI/statejobs.htm

Help Wanted/Classifieds

Boston Globe
www.boston.com/jobs
Craigslist
providence.craigslist.org/
Providence Journal
www.projo.com/projojobs

National Job Sites

CareerBuilder
www.careerbuilder.com
CareerJet.com
www.careerjet.com
Indeed.com
www.indeed.com
Job Hunt
www.job-hunt.org
Monster
www.monster.com
Simply Hired
www.simplyhired.com

Job Application Center
www.jobapplicationcenter.com
USA Jobs
www.usajobs.gov
Yahoo! hotjobs
www.hotjobs.com

Glassdoor - Company Salaries, Reviews, and Interview Questions
www.glassdoor.com/index.htm
A comprehensive career resource with information on thousands of companies. Glassdoor includes salary and bonuses and details for specific jobs at specific companies, as well as actual interview questions and hiring process details. Also included are reviews written by employees that highlight the pro's and con's of working for a particular employer.

Licensed Occupations Database
www.careerinfonet.org/acinet/licensedoccupations/
Search for occupational licensing requirements by state, occupation or agency. This tool includes information on licenses that may be required by law in order for you to practice a particular occupation.

Linkedin.com
www.linkedin.com
Business oriented social networking site that allows users to build connections with other professionals, look for job postings and free lance opportunities.

Monster Career Advice
career-advice.monster.com
Career advice and job searching guides from Monster.com

Occupational Outlook Handbook
www.bls.gov/oco/
Employment outlook, educational requirements, salary to expect - for most occupations. Revised every two years.

Rhode Island Community Jobs
 swearercenter.brown.edu/publications/ricomjobhome.shtml
Rhode Island Community Jobs (RICOMJOB) is a public e-mail announcement list that seeks to connect non-profit and public interest employers in the state with individuals seeking paid work that makes a difference in our communities. Anyone can join the list or post a paid position to the list.

The Riley Guide: Employment Opportunities and Job Resources on the Internet
www.rileyguide.com
The Riley Guide is a directory of employment and career information sources and services on the Internet. It is primarily intended to provide instruction for job seekers on how to use the Internet to their best advantage.

Tools for Beginning Jobseekers
www.nycareerzone.org/graphic/resources/index.jsp?section=13
Tools for Beginning Jobseekers helps teens and pre-teens create their resumes, cover letters, and a list of references. There are Web-based worksheets available to print out, fill out, and submit to potential employers. A self-assessment page gives initial direction to the young jobseeker.

Wages and Benefits

Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training: Unemployment Insurance
www.dlt.ri.gov/ui/
File online for unemployment insurance and find answers to many questions you may have about your unemployment benefits.

Dept. of Labor's Federal FairPay Overtime Initiative
www.dol.gov/esa/regs/compliance/whd/fairpay
Information on the U.S. Department of Labor's (DOL) FairPay overtime regulations that took effect on August 23, 2004. Features text of the regulations, a FAQ, fact sheets by exemption and occupation, and video training seminars.

International Salary Calculator
www.homefair.com/homefair/calc/intsalcalc.html
The Center for Mobility Resources, which sponsors the site, maintains cost of living information for more than 500 cities in the US and Canada, and hundreds more worldwide. Just plug in your current location and income, type where you're going, and "calculate." Also available in Spanish.

Salary.com
www.salary.com
This site offers "in-depth coverage of salary information over a comprehensive set of industries and thousands of job titles." The Salary Wizard tool searches for salary ranges by occupation and by region. Other features include salary news and advice, brief job descriptions, links for job searching, and a section for Human Resources (HR) Professionals.

SalaryExpert.com
www.salaryexpert.com
This searchable site determines the mean salary, total compensation, and equivalent "renter's buying power" for a chosen job title in a chosen zip code or metro area. Try out the international version as well as the links to many other career sites.

Wages
www.dol.gov/dol/topic/wages
This site provides information about federal wage and hour laws. Topics include the Fair Labor Standards Act (which sets basic minimum wage and overtime pay standards), back pay, minimum wage, overtime pay, severance pay, record keeping and reporting, tips, and more. From the U.S. Department of Labor.