Free Job Posting Sites
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Although posting jobs on a targeted-audience website is often more
effective, it does tend to be a bit costly. When you need to watch your
budget, or if your job opening might not require advanced skills,
consider the free posting sites. There are several sites on the Web
where you can post job openings for free. Some of them are noted
below. We have not included regional sites, although some do exist. A
simple search will find them for you if you're interested.
- America's Job
Bank (AJB) has been accessed more than 1.5 million times over the
past 6 months. It links 1,800 state Employment Service offices and
provides job seekers with more than 100,000 active job opportunities.
Registration is required and takes about 3 days for AJB to process. But,
then you may post jobs free of charge. Registration is limited to U.S.
employers, employment agencies, or other organizations that offer jobs
and do not charge job seekers. Each job order you have needs to be
posted separately. If you also want your company's name to be listed as
one who has jobs to offer, there's a separate form to be filled out.
- Boldface Jobs
lets recruiters, agencies, and companies post up to 10 jobs at no charge
for 30 days. Postings are immediately added to the database. There are
more than 3000 jobs listed in a variety of industries, but none of the
postings are dated.
- Career Shop has
loads of annoying frames, requires you to complete a detailed login
screen, but has several hundred openings and close to a thousand
resumes. For a fee you may join and receive additional services.
Marketing is a small site specializing job offerings for and resumes
of direct marketing professionals.
- Head Hunter posts hundreds
of new jobs on a daily basis. Jobs are never more than 45 days old and
resumes are never more than 90 days old. You need to complete a brief
registration form before posting a job. Headhunter asks that the jobs
you post be real jobs.
- Job-Applications.com Find hundreds of printable job and online employment forms.
- Job Center at Stanford
University is a clean, easy-to-navigate site administered by students.
There are 433 companies who have posted job openings.
- MBA Resource is a place to start
if you have a job for a business school grad.
- Medzilla is an
extremely small site that specializes in jobs for well-educated biotech
- Resunet, with ties to Resume World
and Career World, is a site difficult to browse, but one that claims
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