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Local Job Search

Local job search resources including job listings and employment resources categorized by state.
  1. Job Search Engines
  2. Local Job Search Sites (14)
  3. State Jobs List (442)

Best Local Job Sites
These are top sites for finding local job listings. Remember to "think local" when you want to find a job in a specific location. Your job search should focus on local job search resources.

How to Search for Local Jobs
When you are seeking a job in a specific geographic area, the job search engines are an excellent source of local job listings. You will be able to search by type of position and city, state, zip code and/or a radius of a zip code. Here's how.

Local Job Search Tips
When conducting a local job search, it's important to focus your search criteria for specific location where you want to work. Make sure you list the city and state (or country if you're searching for an international job).

How Do I Find a Job in My Area
One of the questions I am often asked is how to find a job in my area. If you're interested in finding a job close to home, utilize the job search sites that focus on local jobs.

How to Conduct a Long Distance Job Search
Job searching long distance and attracting the attention of employers outside your home area can be a challenging task. Here are tips and suggestions conducting a long distance job search.

Local Job Search
Are you looking for a local job and not having much luck finding local job listings? There are variety of ways to narrow down your local job search to focus on jobs in the locations where you are interested in working.

Job Listing Directory
Job listing directory including job banks, job search engine sites, local jobs, employment opportunities listed by type of job, as well as by type of job seeker, and additional job listing resources.

SimplyHired Local Job Search
SimplyHired's local job search resources assist job seekers in finding connections at companies, researching salaries, mapping the location of the job, and locating similar jobs in the same area.

Department of Labor and Job Service Offices
Directory of Department of Labor offices, and local job services offices listed by state. OneStop Centers are available to provide local job search help.

Good Jobs
Whether you're just starting your career or you're looking for a job change, it can be helpful to review a list of "good jobs" - the jobs where a lot of openings are projected and the jobs where openings are increasing faster than with other occupations.

The Best Place to Live and Work
Where is the best place to live and to work? Which city is the best place for jobs? Which is the best city to earn a good salary? The Milken Institute measures the top cities for job growth, employment and salary growth.

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