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Ready to work? We can help you navigate the work search waters with services to help get you ready to work and connect with local employers.

Job Search Services

Ready to work? We can help you navigate the work search waters with services to help get you ready to work and connect with local employers. We can help you polish your resume, streamline your job search, prepare for the interview and explore ways to advance your career. Services are available at no cost to eligible participants. Contact a WorkSmart Network representative today to get started.

Job Search Resources

City Of Madison Employment | Employment listings and opportunities with the City of Madison.

Craigslist | Localized employment listings by city

Cool Works | Seasonal job postings in national parks, camps, ski resorts, etc.

Dane County Employment Opportunities | Listings for employment with Dane County.

Green Jobs Connection | A website to help Building Performance Institute (BPI) certified weatherization workers and contractors find employment opportunities within the energy efficiency retrofit industry.

Indeed | An international job search engine that pulls employment listings from thousands of websites including newspapers, company websites, job search engines and more.

Job Center of Wisconsin | This is the Wisconsin website that allows you to search all electronic job opportunities in Wisconsin and beyond. Let Wisconsin employers find you today by posting your resume for free.

Job Central | An online job search portal where you can earch for jobs locally, in Wisconsin, and nationwide.

Madison.com | Highlights job postings from local and regional newspapers like the Wisconsin State Journal and the Capital Times.

Monster.com | A national job search engine for both employers and job seekers to connect and utilize career tools and resources.

RetiredBrains.com | Find full-time, part-time & temporary retirement jobs for older workers.

Rural Health Careers Wisconsin | Your one-stop connection to hundreds of health care career opportunities in rural Wisconsin. Find a wide range of clinical and non-clinical positions offered by healthcare providers in Wisconsin.

SkillsExplorer | Skill Explorer looks beyond job titles to match you with new opportunities related to the skills and training you already have. Jobs you may not have considered. It’s a smart way to widen your career options and find a great job.

USAJOBS | The U.S. Government’s official system/program for Federal jobs and employment information.

Wisc.Jobs | The website for State of Wisconsin jobs. Job search among Wisconsin State, County, City and Tribal Government jobs.

Resume Writing and Interviewing Resources

CareerOneStop.org | Access resumes, cover letters, interviewing help and other current, employment-focused resources to help you in your job search. Some resources include:

  • Resume Guide will help you (step-by-step) to create a resume that will stand out in today’s job market.
  • Improve Your Resume is a guide to help you rewrite your resume when you look for new jobs, change careers, and encounter major life changes
  • Resume Samples & Templates model the basic formats and principles of resume writing; samples and templates are provided.
  • Cover Letter Samples and examples are provided to help you personalize your resume and sell your skills
  • Interviewing and preparation tips to help you master the interview