Job search resources

There are many job search sites where you can search for construction jobs and/or add (or upload) your resume. Many (but not all) sites are free for job seekers. Some sites focus on certain careers, others have jobs from many fields. Many let you surf jobs without providing your email and other contact information; to apply for a job or upload your resume does require creating a (usually free) account.

In no particular order:
indeed.com – upload a resume or use their resume builder

Monster.com – upload a resume or use their resume builder. Has many job search, interview and other tips and resources; periodically emails them.

WorkInTexas.com – run by the Texas Workforce Commission; completely free for employers and job seekers. Has a detailed resume builder and job search area.

CareerBuilder.com – search for jobs and/or upload a resume

LinkedIn.com – “professional Facebook”, has a resume builder, many jobs, discussion/networking groups. Connect (“link”) to people you know, get recommendations and introductions to potential interviewers from people you both know. Free (recommended) and paid memberships available. for details see the BCT linkedIn presentation.

CareerOneStop – resource for career information, training and jobs, including information on writing cover letters, resumes and more.

 

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