Job Search

Thanks to Grow with Google, you can attend virtual resume and job searching classes with Matt Cain, User Experience Coordinator on Mondays at 11 a.m.  Click “Register Now” to find a class that will work for you.

Lost your job? Need a new career path? Check out our career resources.

Occupations, Labor Market Information & Career Exploration
IDES workforce & career information  Illinois career and labor market information

Occupational Outlook Handbook  Find earnings, job prospects, and working conditions

O*NET skills search  Identify occupations for exploration

ZipRecruiter Explore careers & salaries

Job Loss & Search

Illinois Worknet  The library is an IL Worknet Partner – ask staff for assistance

Illinois Department of Employment Security  Unemployment services and guidance

One-Stop Career Center  Unemployment benefits, update your resume and more

Monster Job search, career advice, and hiring resources

Indeed Job search and company reviews

Glassdoor Job search and company reviews

Local Job Information

Effingham Daily News  Classified advertisements for local jobs

Job Match Personnel Services  Professional recruiting, office staffing, light industrial

Innovative Staff Solutions  Temporary & temp-to-hire staffing, professional recruiting

Westaff  Temporary staffing, career counseling, job alerts

Specialized Job Sites

Federal Government Jobs  Matches applicants with state and local government job listings

Local Government Jobs  Matches applicants with state and local government job listings

Absolutely Health Care  More than 275,000 healthcare jobs

Online Networking & Interviewing

LinkedIn Create a profile that summarizes your professional accomplishments

Facebook  Join a network that shares your interests or career goals

Monster.com Interview Information  Informative articles on the art of being interviewed

TechBoomers Tutorials on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and more

Google Job resources

Google Jobs Explore local jobs and career opportunities

Google Sheets Free resume templates

Applied Digital Skills Free, video-based lessons for learning digital skills

Google Primer Free app with short lessons on marketing and business

Resumes & Cover letters

Illinois Worknet  The library is an IL Worknet Partner – ask staff for assistance

eResumes Resume help, tips, formats, examples, cover letters

Google Sheets Free resume templates

Military Careers

ASVAB Career Exploration Program  Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery help

Military.com  ASVAB prep, military scholarship database, and deployment prep

My Future  Sign up to receive information on branches of the service that interest you