Curtis Home Catalog Services Readers Corner Research Kids Teens

Job Listings

Job Search homepage | Print Resources | Career Help / Networking | Unemployment |
Research Employers | Interviews | Resumes

In addition to the job “mega-sites,” there are many other sources of job listings. Remember that a vast majority of job listings are not posted on the Internet. Don’t forget personal contacts and local sources in seeking job openings.

Local Job Sources:

HOSPITALS
Maine Medical Center – Portland
www.mmc.org
Mid Coast Hospital – Brunswick
www.midcoasthealth.com
Parkview Hospital – Brunswick
www.parkviewamc.org
Central Maine Medical Center – Lewiston
www.cmmc.org
Maine General – Augusta / Waterville
www.mainegeneral.org

St. Mary’s Hospital – Lewiston
www.stmarysmaine.com

Mercy Hospital – Portland
www.mercyhospital.com

NEWSPAPERS
Maine Today.Com, Portland Press Herald, Kennebec Journal, Morning Sentinel and the Sun Journal
www.mainejobs.mainetoday.com

Times Record
www.timesrecord.com

Lincoln County News
www.mainelincolncountynews.com

COLLEGES
Maine school district job postings
www.servingschools.com
Bates College
www.bates.edu
Bowdoin College
www.bowdoin.edu

Kaplan University
www.kaplan.edu

Southern Maine Community College
www.smccme.edu

 

Southern New Hampshire University
www.snhu.edu

Central Maine Community College
www.cmcc.edu

University of Southern Maine
www.usm.maine.edu

University of Maine, Augusta
www.uma.edu

University College System
www.learn.maine.edu

OTHER

POST OFFICE
www.usps.com

Local Newspapers:

Maine Newspapers
http://www.curtislibrary.com/ref/news.html
Newspapers are listed regionally. Each link goes to the newspaper’s home page. From there, look for the classified section.

State Employment Offices:

Maine Employer Database produced by the Maine Department of Labor Center for Workforce Research and Information.

 

Maine Career Center
http://www.mainecareercenter.com/job-seekers/
Job listings are located under the Job Seeker section. Registration is not necessary to search the listings. You can also view listings by employer. This database is currently limited in scope.

Maine State Jobs
http://www.maine.gov/bhr/state_jobs/index.htm
If you’re looking for civil service or government jobs in Maine, this is the site for you! Produced by the Maine Bureau of Human Resources.

Job-Hunt Maine
http://www.job-hunt.org/jobs/maine.shtml
This is a broad survey of career and job-search resources in Maine.

Company web sites:

Business.com
http://www.business.com
A site that attempts to aggregate basic information about companies, such as address, profile, and financial reports. Basic information (address, recent news, brief profile) is free. More detailed information costs extra.

Google
http://google.com
Search engines are always a great tool to use to locate a company website. To search a full company name, enclose the name in quotation marks (that searches it as a phrase).

Switchboard
http://www.switchboard.com
If all you need is an address and telephone number, online telephone directories can help. Switchboard is just one of many such directories.

College career placement offices:

U.S. Universities
http://www.utexas.edu/world/univ/state/
This site links to the main page of universities in the United States. From there, search for the career placement office, or look within a specific program or department for career services.

U.S. Community Colleges
http://www.utexas.edu/world/comcol/state/
Same as the above except it links to community colleges in the United States.

Professional Associations:

Associations on the Net
http://www.ipl.org/div/aon/
You can search or browse for associations on this site. Quite often associations host job listings. They may also run an electronic mailing list that allows job postings. This site lists only a portion of the associations in existence. If you don’t find it here, try searching in a web search engine such as Google.

Job Mega-Sites:

The following sites all contain a mixture of job listings or links to job listings and job search advice.

America’s Job Bank
http://www.ajb.dni.us

Career Builder
http://careerbuilder.com

Indeed.com

http://www.indeed.com

Job-Hunt.org
http://job-hunt.org

juju.com
http://www.juju.com/location/maine/cumberland-county/brunswick/

Monster.com
http://monster.com

NationJob
http://nationjob.com

Green Jobs:

A list of job boards “that focus on social or environmental responsibility.” the listings (some with annotations) cover general green jobs and jobs in specific industries such as solar energy and green building.

Green Careers Guide
Provides job seekers a go-to resource for green careers within the wind, solar, and geothermal industries. They’re linked by the Department of Energy.

Online Regional Job Listings:

The following sites all contain a mixture of job listings for specific regions of the United States.

Northeast
Boston Works
http://www.boston.com/jobs/

WashingtonJobs.com
http://www.washingtonpost.com

Midwest
Chicago Jobs.com
http://www.chicagojobs.com

Chicago Tribune
http://www.chicagotribune.com/classified/jobs/

Michigan Talent Bank
http://www.michworks.org

Southwest
Arizona.Jobs
http://www.arizonajobs.com

Houston Employment
http://www.houstonemployment.com

West
Craigslist
http://www.craigslist.com

SeattleJobs.com
http://www.seattlejobs.com