Jobs & Career

Find a Job | Explore Careers | Resume & Cover Letters | Job Hunting Assistance | Vocational Training | Internships | Help for the Unemployed | Citizenship | Make an Appointment with a Librarian | Attend a Job Workshop | College & Training

Find a Job

Government Job Sites
JobGateway – Get career assistance, search for local job openings, create and manage your resume, apply for jobs online, connect with employers, and learn more about individual services.
PA CareerLink – Find a job anywhere in Pennsylvania.
CareerOneStop – Find a job nationally.
USAJobs – Find a job with the federal government.
Allegheny County Employment – Work for Allegheny County.
City of Pittsburgh Employment – Find a job with local government.
PA State Civil Service Commission – Learn how to qualify and apply for civil service jobs in Pennsylvania.

Commercial Job Sites
CareerBuilder Browse by company name to see who is hiring.
Craigslist – Hundreds of local job postings.
Job Application Center – Provides links and downloadable forms so you can apply directly to each company.
Job Application Database – The largest direct job application site. A popular job site with millions of postings and updated hourly.
Neuvoo – A powerful search engine that centralizes all jobs available on the web to help people find new career opportunities; call it “the Google for jobs”.
Simply Hired Another popular, easy-to-use job site.
ZipRecruiter Easy-to-use, mobile-friendly, connect to 100+ job boards.

Immigrant Job Services
Upwardly Global helps recent immigrants find jobs through training and partnerships with community members and employers. Click here to register for UpGlo’s online job readiness program. Already registered? Click here.

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Explore Careers

CareerOneStop – Research and explore different careers, training opportunities, educational requirements, salary and more.
Occupational Outlook Handout – What jobs are in demand? Get the latest information about job outlook for hundreds of occupations.
Testing & Education Reference Center – Services include college search and selection, test prep, and financial aid, as well as essay and resume writing help.

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Resume & Cover Letters

Build a Resume – Click here and go to Career Tools to Build a Resume. – Create a resume with the free interactive tool.
Cover Letters – Find tips for writing successful cover letters and sample cover letters.

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Job Hunting Assistance

CareerLink Pittsburgh – Find a job center near you for comprehensive on-site services.
Works For Me – Helps people with disabilities in Pennsylvania who want to work, improve their financial security and find support services.
Carnegie Library Job Center Workshops – Get free, professional help with resumes and interviews.

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Vocational Training

Vocational & Technical Schools – Find training programs and schools in and around Pittsburgh.
New Century Careers – Get training and guidance for careers in machining, welding and manufacturing.
PA Driving Test Prep Take your free permit practice test today!
Teen Driver’s Info Services Everything Learn how to get a driver’s license.

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Looking for an Internship? – Check out opportunities with local, national and international employers.

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Help for the Unemployed

Unemployment Insurance – Get applications for unemployment insurance here.
Help in Hard Times – Local programs to help with housing, food, health insurance, utilities, and more.

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Citizenship Information about where to find help with naturalization. This is the government site for setting up an appointment and processing your application.

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