Employment Resources

Employment Resources

We've compiled some excellent resources to help students and graduates plan effective job searches and look for employment. As you use these resources, implement strategies that will help you provide for your immediate employment needs, while taking steps toward your longer term career goals.

A "Job Search Strategies and Employment Resources during COVID-19" Webinar - recorded on May 21, 2010

Resources targeted to the COVID-19 pandemic

Job Postings (and job search strategies too!)

  • Lane Job Connection - Browse job postings targeted toward Lane students and graduates.
    Select "Job Seekers" and then use the "Find A Job" link to focus your search.
  • Lane Employment Online - Browse current postings for jobs at Lane Community College; find guidance and tips for applicants.
  • WorkSource Oregon - Browse job listings by keyword and location. Enter the keyword "immediate need" to find employers who are actively recruiting to fill critical staffing shortages.
  • Oregon Employment Department - Search for jobs, as well as research occupations, industries, and employers.
  • Goodwill Industries' Job Connections - Access to local job postings, plus assistance with all aspects of the job search by online appointments, phone, and email.
  • Indeed.com - Search for jobs by keywords and locations, post resumes, and research companies and salaries.
  • Mac's List - This site is based in Portland; use keywords, location, and salary range to search for jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities all over the Pacific Northwest.
  • LinkedIn - Make connections in the world's largest professional network; search for jobs and internships.
  • idealist - Find jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities by keyword and location in the non-profit sector.
  • CoolWorks - Search for seasonal jobs "in great places" all over the U.S. and the world.

Tips for Effective Resumes, Cover Letters, Job Interviews, Job Search Strategies, Networking, and Social Media