Since 2009, my office has held four job fairs throughout the district -- helping constituents connect with companies and agencies that are hiring.
To better serve constituents year round, my office created this page to put the best job sites, notice of local job fairs and job search tips and advice in a one-stop shop.
Whether you or someone you know is looking for a job or has a job but is looking for a change, my office is here to help.
► About.com: Georgia job listings, help wanted ads, employment classifieds and career resources.
► Atlanta Employment Guide: Get information on job fairs, sign up for job alerts, conduct job searches and link to jobs in healthcare, service industries, transportation and much more.
► Careers.ga.gov: This comprehensive jobs site is a one-stop shop for all state jobs in Georgia. It has helpful links for veterans and seniors, job search pages, a career information center, and much more.
► Energy Job Sites: Georgia job listings for physicians and medical professionals.
► Georgia Department of Labor: Listing of job opening, job and resume banks, job search handbooks and Georgia Jobs Plus. This is an excellent site that breaks down jobs per category, type and/or location. Extensive lists of jobs in DeKalb, Gwinnett and Rockdale counties, Atlanta metro and state.
► Georgia DNR: Listing of careers with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.
► GeorgiaJobsite: GeorgiaJobsite.com is a community for professionals seeking career opportunities in the state of Georgia.
► Georgia NonProfit Jobs: A dedicated Georgia job page for not-for-profit jobs.
► Georgia Work Ready: Georgia Work Ready is transforming our state's workforce into our number one competitive advantage. By ensuring Georgia workers have the best skills and training opportunities, we can guarantee businesses have the talent they need to succeed today and the resources they need to meet future challenges.
► Job-Hunt.org: Georgia job resource links, networking and job searches.
► JobsUSA Georgia: This bank of Georgia job sites includes links not just to government jobs, but also links to the Wall Street Journal, AJC, CoolWorks Georgia and many more.
► SchoolSpring: Georgia teaching jobs and other school jobs feature detailed information about each job and the employer. These school job postings are current and accurate.
► U.S. Department of Labor: The U.S. Department of Labor launched a Web portal to help job seekers match their skills to new careers and find out what training is needed to transition into a new career. Visitors to the site can view local job postings and locate training and educational opportunities.
► Job Corps: Job Corps is a free education and training program that helps young people learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job.
► Stone Mountain-Lithonia Patch Job Site: Check out Patch for local job listings, and post your employment opportunities.
► WorkTree Jobs Guide: The on-line job guide for Georgia, inclusing links to recrutiers, jobsites, Georgia employers, newspaper classifieds and government jobsites in Georgia.
► Vets First: Resources and expertise to assist and prepare Vets to obtain meaningful careers, maximize their employment opportunities, and protect their rights.
► VETcentral: A Clayton County Career Center resource.
JOB OPENINGS, UPCOMING JOB FAIRS, SEMINARS & TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
► Georgia Piedmont Technical College's Career Training Grant: click HERE | Regional Transit Training Facility: click HERE.
► Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities (GCDD): Seeks qualified candidates for policy director and organizing coordinator.
You may link to the full announcement including a job description by clicking on the job title. To apply please complete the state application, include a resume, two writing samples, cover letter, names and contacts of three references, and salary requirements to: Executive Director, Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities, 2 Peachtree Street, Suite 26-240 Atlanta, GA 30303 or e-mail to email@example.com. No Faxes will be accepted.
► Young People Matter: Young People Matter (YPM) is seeking Program Coordinator, part-time | On-call Residential Counselors/Aides | Registered nurse, part-time.For more, click HERE.
► For a complete listing of metro Atlanta jobs fairs near you, click HERE.
FEDERAL JOB RESOURCES
► USA Jobs.gov: USAJOBS is the official jobsite for the US Federal Government. You can search USAJOBS to find thousands of available federal jobs, and use our search tools to narrow your results to find the job that is right for you.
► Veterans Administration (VA): Official website for the VA – with a variety of position available nation-wide.
JOBS AND HUNTING TIPS FROM THE EXPERTS
► Rockdale Citizen: Votes Tech company bringing jobs, HQ to Covington
► U.S. News and World Report: A Recruiter’s Tips for Job-Hunting
► NBC: Turn Your Avocation Into a Vocation
► AJC: Applying for internal jobs after restructuring
► PRI's The World: Helping Immigrants in the Job Hunt
► U.S. News & World Report: 10 Secrets of a Hiring Manager
► Resume Builder: Ten Things You Should Never Put on Your Resume
► About.com: Top 10 job interview mistakes