Job SearchNew to the job search process? Check out these guides that provide comprehensive listings of job search and career resources and services on the web. Or use our recommendations to target your search by geographic location. The last two sources also help you focus your search to careers in the public sector.

Getting Started

General Job Search Sites

  • CareerBuilder
    One of the nation's largest employment network for employers, recruiters and job seekers. This site works with major newspaper markets to list jobs locally or nationally. Find jobs, post resumes or look for articles and advice.
  • Indeed                                                                                                                                                                                                              Indeed gives job seekers free access to employment opportunities from thousands of websites in one simple search. Includes job listings from job boards, newspapers, associations and company career pages.
  • LinkUp                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   New and unique job search engine that only lists jobs taken directly from company websites.
  • Monster
    Career network that job seekers can use to expand their horizons, providing access to the most progressive companies. Special features include career benchmarking, career snapshots and career mapping tools.
  • SimplyHired                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Find a job with the largest job search engine and recruitment advertising network. Search thousands of sources, including job boards, newspaper and classified listings, and company websites.
  • Idealist
    A global clearinghouse of nonprofit and volunteering opportunities and other resources.
  • SnagaJob                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Find a job with the nation's largest job site for part-time and full-time hourly jobs.


  • BurlingtonCountyWorks This site is designed for both businesses and job seekers to find the information and assistance needed to be successful in this volatile economy.  Job seekers looking for information on job searches, employment training, resume writing, or obtaining unemployment insurance, see "job seekers".
  • Burlington County American Job Center Offers customers help in finding jobs and developing careers with access to a wide array of job seeking and employment development services.
  • Jersey Job Club Need a job quick? A Jersey Job Club may be right for you. Find the tools and support you need to find a job and develop new skills. There are 24 local Job Clubs and six statewide industry-specific talent network Job Clubs throughout New Jersey.
  • Jobs4Jersey Premier job search site of the New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development that can help you find real-time job opportunities that meet your unique set of skills and experience and the tools needed in building a successful career.
  • Burlington County Times Looking for jobs in Burlington County? Search the classifieds for the past week from the Burlington County Times.
  • CourierPostOnline Look for job listings in the South Jersey area? Search the classifieds from South Jersey's newspaper Courier Post.
  • Philadelphia Inquirer Access Sunday classifieds from the two most recent editions of the Philadelphia Inquirer.
  • Best local job classifieds from the following newspapers: Bridgeton News, Express-Times, Gloucester County Times, Jersey Journal, Star-Ledger, The Times of Trenton and Today’s Sunbeam.


  • NJ Civil Service Commission Updated daily with current job vacancy announcements in state, county and municipal governments. All announcements remain on this site for 2 weeks and include specific instructions on how and where to apply.
  • One Stop Career Centers: Statewide Located throughout New Jersey, One-Stop Career Centers offer free services to help you develop the skills needed to succeed in a 21st century work environment. The centers are staffed with qualified professionals who can assist with obtaining employment or the training you need to meet the demands of our present workforce.
  • Unemployment Insurance Reemployment Call Centers Information and instructions from the NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development on filing a claim for unemployment insurance benefits online.

Jobs in the Public Sector

  • NJ Civil Service Commission Updated daily with current job vacancy announcements in state, county and municipal governments. All announcements remain on this site for 2 weeks and include specific instructions on how and where to apply.
  • USAJOBS Your career in the U.S. Government starts here! USAJOBS is the Federal Government's official one-stop source for Federal jobs and employment information.