JOB SEEKERS

 
 

JOB LISTING RESOURCES

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Alabama State Personnel Department

The Alabama State Personnel Department is an easy way to search and apply for jobs in the Alabama State government.

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US Government Jobs

Create a profile and explore unique hiring paths for government jobs.

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Alabama Community College System

The ACCS publicly advertises jobs located in the State Community Colleges as well as in the System Office.

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AlabamaWorks

Discover great jobs in Alabama anytime, anywhere. Post your resume so employers can find you. 

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Job-Hunt

Learn some tips and tricks for successful job hunting.

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Job Hero

It’s not always easy to decide on a career. Job Hero offers tons of resources out there to help you assess your talents, skills and interests, along with many informative articles, blogs, and podcasts on the subject.

 
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JOB NEWS

& INFORMATION

Are you still trying to figure what type of career is best for you? Check out the information and data below to help guide you to find a career that will best fit your needs and skill set.

 

Get the training you need, when you need it.

If you are looking to enhance your job skills or find employment, sometimes new job training can help provide a needed boost. To search for available training programs, financial aid, and other resources, visit the Eligible Training Provider List website at www.etpl.alabama.gov.

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AIDT

AIDT IS an independent agency under the supervision and oversight of the Alabama Department of Commerce. It encourages economic development through job-specific training. Services are offered at no cost to the job seeker.

Construction Education Foundation of Alabama

CEFA is the training organization that is dedicated solely to construction trade training. They are supported by local contractors who believe that having trained workers on their job sites is vital to the success of their companies. All students who successfully complete training will be referred to any available employment opportunities with our commercial contractor contacts.

Vocational Rehabilitation 

The Vocational Rehabilitation Service (VRS) helps Alabamians with disabilities achieve independence through employment. VRS provides specialized employment- and education-related services and training to assist teens and adults with disabilities in becoming employed.

Adult Education

The Alabama Workforce Invest Area’s (AWIA) goal for Adult services is to provide workforce investment activities that increase the employment, occupational attainment, and retention and earning of participants. There is a priority for eligible low income and welfare recipients and for certain veterans or veteran spouses to receive specific services.

Family Services

Local leaders focus on the human toll of child abuse, teen pregnancy, high school dropout rates and illiteracy in the community. These groups are social services agency offer prevention and intervention services that strengthen families and help them help themselves to improve their quality of life.

Go Build Alabama

Are you interested in learning more about careers in the construction industry right here in Alabama? You can find information about pay rates for different trades, and you will find paths to help you train and secure a job in the construction industry.

Goodwill Community Foundation

This site offers all self-paced tutorials, which means they are available when you are, on your schedule. You can view one lesson or an entire tutorial. And, you don’t have to create an account or sign in; you can start learning immediately. Every course is free!

Youth Work-Ready Programs

The Alabama Workforce Investment Area (AWIA) offers innovative programs to assist out-of-school youth and other youth with significant barriers to employment between the ages of 16-24 by providing a broad array of activities designed for educational and occupational skills training.

 
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CAREER

PLANNING

Do you need help or advice on what your next move should be? Do you have a plan? Check out these resources that can get you where you need to go and help provide that link between you and your next job.

Career OneStop

CareerOneStop is a U.S. Department of Labor website where you can find career, training, and job search resources just for you.

Monster.com is a great resource for some quick career advice.

What do you want to do for a living? Explore your options by searching career options, browsing industries by categories, or if you’re not sure, tell us what you like to do and we will help you.

Tell us a job you’ve had, and we will help match the skills to another job you might like to explore.

Your career is impacted by the choices you make. These job search resources will help you weigh career options, research jobs, change careers, take career tests and obtain valuable employment tips.

The UMA Blog covers information and advice for employers and workers at the intersection of healthcare, education, and employment. Our contributors are intimately familiar with a wide range of subjects covering professional development, career advancement, workplace politics, healthcare industry-specific topics, personal finance, education and more.

The FrontierInternet.com team recently created the Adult Learning Directory to make it easy for adults who are interested in taking online courses in Coding, IT, Computer Literacy, Web/Graphic Design, or Business on the Web. The Adult Learning Directory includes 200 available online courses.

 

VETERAN

RESOURCES

Here are our services to assist those that served our country.

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