Job & Career Pages
Provided below is a selected list of links to job search and career information web sites. Please check with your local library for additional resources in your community.
Wisconsin Job Sites
A Wisconsin-centered employment exchange, linking employers with job seekers. To use the Job Search feature you must first Create an account.
Follow the instruction on the Job Center Logon page. If you currently have an Unemployment Insurance logon, you can use that on the Job Center page. For additional information see the Registering for Work with Wisconsin Job Service FAQ.
Employment & Unemployment Services
- Department of Workforce Development Unemployment Benefits Information
- Veteran's Services
- Layoff and Dislocation Information
- Vocational Rehabilitation
- Servicios en Español
- Workforce Development Home
A comprehensive list of Wisconsin job sites including:
- Wisconsin.gov Job Search
- State Government Jobs
- WI Technical College Jobs
- UW System Jobs
- WI Job Fairs
Comprises multiple employment sites focusing exclusively on local communities in Wisconsin.
A well established community based job network.
Local Job Centers
Job Search Engines and Mega Job Sites
These sites allow you to quickly search across multiple web-based job listings . You can sign up for email or rss alerts for your searches.
- SimplyHired - Aggregates results from job websites, newspapers, and other sources.
- indeed - An easy to use search engine for jobs.
- juju - A job search engine designed for ease and efficiency.
Mega Job Sites
In addition to job searching, these established sites offer a range of career information, advice, and resume posting services.
- Monster.com - The biggest of the big.
- Careerbuilder.com - Includes want ads from hundreds of Newspapers.
- Job-hunt - A Comprehensive multipurpose site.
- USAJobs - The Official job site of the U.S. Federal Government.
- Large Job Banks & Recruiting Sites - A very comprehensive annotated list of job banks from The Riley Guide.
Career Tests Online
This is an online collection of the most common career practice tests, including:
- Civil Service
- Law Enforcement
- and much more!
* Depending on your Internet Service Provider (ISP), you may need to enter your library card number to access Learn a Test from outside of a library.
Career & Salary Info
- Wisconsin's WORKnet - Workforce and labor information, including job openings, wage comparisons, and information on starting a business.
- CareerOneStop - U.S. Dept. of Labor site covering everything from careers, training, salaries, resumes, and job searches.
- Guides for Specific Careers - From Accounting to Travel Agents, this site is a great subject index to career guides on the web.
- Occupational Outlook Handbook - A classic reference about occupations from A to Z. Compiled by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.
- JobStar Salary Surveys - Index to over 300 general and profession-specific salary surveys.
- indeed Salary Search - Search salaries from over 50 million jobs in the past year.
- o*NET - Provides comprehensive information on key attributes and characteristics of workers and occupations.