Today most jobs are posted online. The best way to compete and secure a position is to go directly to the company website and search for their job openings. Filling out the applications on the company's website hastens the process of your resume actually be reviewed, and many companies reject third-party applications.
Not so tech savvy?
Visit the Technology section of our Useful Websites!
Need more advanced assistance?
The Rehoboth Community Resource Center offers appointments to help. Job Center hours are 10-1 Wed. & Thurs. Visit their website for more information! You can also give them a call at (302) 227-1340.
Finding the Job
Library recommended resources
Delaware Jobs LibGuide - A great resource for all sorts of information and links to enhance your job search!
Popular Job & Information Websites - Highly recommended!
Delaware Joblink - Perfect for people who are new to computers
Financial Job Links - A list of Financial jobs in Delaware
Sussex County Job Links - A list of businesses and links to the company's career site.
Non-Profit Job Listings - Websites for jobs Non-profits.
Success at Job Fairs - Tips and tricks for job fairs
Temporary Agencies - Information on Delaware's Temporary Agencies.
Third party job search engines such as Indeed, Monster, and Career Builder are also available, but there are cautions. It is important to be aware of scams when applying for jobs online with third-party job search engines. Not all positions listed on online databases are still open positions with a company. To ensure a position is available, log onto the company's official website and check their posted jobs and then fill out the application on their site.
Additionally be aware of websites that are trying to obtain your information to sell to schools and higher education institutions so that they can contact you about enrolling.
For more information try the links below:
Getting the Job
All information provided by Inspiration Space.
Resumes and Cover Letters
Simple Resume - Perfect for email and handouts.
Applicant Tracking System (ATS) - For uploading, or Copy and Paste into online systems that use Applicant Tracking software.
Cover Letter - A brief introduction to yourself
References and Job Details - A few tips
Functional Resume - List your skills based on jobs you've had.
Word Clouds - Find the right words for the job and your resume.
Interviews - Some useful advise!
Open for Business Sussex County - 3rd Thursday of the month 8:30-10:30. Click the link for all the SEDAC information!
Planning for Business Sucess - Resources for starting a business in Delaware.