Job Search

Ready to start looking for a job?

The following resources will help you—from writing your resume to finding job postings to preparing for interviews.

CDC career counselors are available to meet with you for individual assistance. Contact us for an appointment.

Remember: exercise caution as you conduct your online job search

Job search tools

CareerLink

A comprehensive online career services manager that includes job postings from employers. Build and post your resumes, search for jobs and internships. (Log in to myUMassD)

Big Interview

Practice your interview skills, whether you’re interviewing for a job or graduate school: mock interviews, interview answer builder, advice covering all aspects of landing a job. (Log in to myUMassD)

TypeFocus

A career assessment evaluation tool that assesses your personality type and generates customized reports. TypeFocus will help you understand yourself better so you can choose more effective career strategies. (Log in to myUMassD)

Vault

Internship Database, Vault Job Board, Company Profiles, and Vault Guides (Log in to myUMassD)

For Nursing Students: Liquid Compass

The largest and most accurate database of healthcare job openings.

More job search resources

Resumes

Advice for how to market yourself effectively during your job search.

Letters and References

Tips for cover letters, thank-you letters, and reference sheets.

Interviews

Suggestions for these important events.

Job Choices

Online magazines from NACE, the National Assocation of Colleges and Employers, with information on resumes, interviews, and more.

Job Choices Diversity Edition

Online magazines from NACE, the National Assocation of Colleges and Employers, with information on resumes, interviews, and more.

Jobipedia

Get advice on all aspects of the job searching process, including interviews, resumes, networking, cover letters and more from America's top companies.

Job Search Engines

The following job search engines can assist you in your search for full-time career opportunities, part-time positions, and internships. Please note that these sites are not maintained by the Career Development Center but are provided as a convenience to students.

careerbliss.com indeed.com  studentveterans.org
careerbuilder.com internships.com usajobs.gov
DiversityWorking.com monster.com    womenforhire.com
engineerjobs.com nursingjobs.us WomensJobList.com
glassdoor.com SchoolSpring.com Youschools.org
Hound.com  simplyhired.com  

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