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INFORMATION FOR JOB SEEKERS CAREER PLANNING
INFORMATION FOR INTERVIEWING RESUME CREATION
ON-SITE JOB SEEKER SERVICES CALENDAR OF EVENTS
INFORMATION FOR JOB SEEKERS
 
The following job search computer sites can be accessed on the WEB from any place with internet access:
Job Center of WI

http://jobcenterofwisconsin.com                                                                           Search for a job by position, salary, location, and key words.  Save your searches and receive alerts for now listings.  Create a professional looking resume in minutes and e-mail your resume to employers.
 

WORKnet http://worknet.wisconsin.gov/worknet/
Wisconsin's workforce and labor market information system.  Search for employers by name, size, and industry classification.  Look up occupational information including wages, employment projections, employment by industry and training providers.
WISCJOBS http://wiscjobs.state.wi.us/public/
Get information about job postings, job testing and the application process for State of Wisconsin jobs.
Indeed http://www.indeed.com/
Indeed aggregates job listings from thousands of websites, including job boards, newspapers, associations, and company career pages.
 
Jobing http://milwaukee.jobing.com/
Great jobs and career information. Post your resume, search for jobs, and apply online today!
 
For county employment in or near Walworth County, try the following sites:
Walworth County Website - http://www.co.walworth.wi.us/
Job hotline phone number - (262)741-3411
Racine County Website- http://www.racineco.com/humanresources/
Job hotline phone number - (262)636-3853
Rock County Website - http://www.co.rock.wi.us/
Job hotline phone number - (608)757-5528
Web sites that might be helpful for job search include the following:
http://www.careerbuilder.com/ (job search and career information)
http://www.monster.com/ (job search and career information)
http://www.dice.com/ (technical job search)
 
Newspapers from this county and the surrounding areas that have on-line classified ads include:
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel http://www.jsonline.com/
Janesville Gazette http://www.gazetteextra.com/
Community Shoppers http://www.communityshoppers.com/
The Chicago Tribune http://www.chicagotribune.com/
The Wisconsin State Journal http://www.madison.com/

 

INFORMATION TO ASSIST WITH CAREER PLANNING

Careeronestop http://www.careeronestop.org/
WORKnet (WI labor market info) http://worknet.wisconsin.gov/worknet/
O*Net http://www.onetcenter.org/

 

INFORMATION FOR INTERVIEWING

Job Hunter's Bible http://www.jobhuntersbible.com/ (multiple resources some free/some for fee)
Quintessential Careers http://www.quintcareers.com/
Monster - Interviewing http://career-advice.monster.com/job-interview/careers.aspx

 

RESUME CREATION

Rebecca Smith's e-resumes & resources http://eresumes.com/
 

JOB CENTER PUBLICATIONS

Job Readiness http://www.wisconsinjobcenter.org/publications/

 

ON-SITE JOB SEEKER SERVICES

Job Center Resource Room

Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00-4:30

Job Listings - Computers are available for job search activities. Other services include local papers and shoppers, state and county job listings as well as flyers from local employers who are hiring.

Job Search Resources - We have computer tutorials for word processing, spreadsheets, typing, and resume building. Fax machines, phones, printers and copiers are all available for job search purposes. Job seeking videos, books, and pamphlets can be viewed. Professionals are available to assist with resume development.

Workshops - We provide workshops to assist in job preparation and search. See the calendar of events for more information.

Assessments & Testing - We offer career interest and aptitude inventories as well as academic and typing tests.

Recruiting events - Area employers use the Job Center to provide on-site interviewing as needed. This is often advertised in the paper and/or at the Job Center.