Career-Related Websites


    • STATE AND FEDERAL WEBSITES
    • CAREER SELF ASSESSMENT & INFORMATION
    • COLLEGES, UNIVERSITIES, AND GRADUATE SCHOOLS
    • EMPLOYERS BY REGION
    • FINANCIAL AID, SCHOLARSHIPS, AND LOANS
    • GENERAL JOB SEARCH WEBSITES
    • INTERNSHIP INFORMATION
    • MILITARY CAREERS AND INFORMATION
    • RECRUITERS/SEARCH FIRMS/TEMPORARY AGENCIES
    • SALARIES, WAGES, AND TRENDS
    • SUMMER EMPLOYMENT
    STATE AND FEDERAL WEBSITES

     

    CAREER SELF ASSESSMENT & INFORMATION 

     

     COLLEGES, UNIVERSITIES, AND GRADUATE SCHOOLS 
    • Gradschools.com excellent resource for locating a graduate school either by program or location. Provides links to all listed schools.
    • GraduateGuide offers a directory of graduate schools in the United States and Canada.
    • GRE Free Practice Tests (online) Princeton Review provides free GRE practice tests online.
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    • Peterson's Education & Career Center provides searches for colleges and universities, graduate schools, studying abroad, summer programs, language studies and financial aid. You can search by major programs of study, geographical location, keywords and alphabetically.
    • U.S. News and World Report - Best Colleges 2010 offers a detailed school directory, interactive tools, a step-by-step college admissions guide, articles, and more!
    • Web U.S. Higher Education The University of Texas - Austin provides a list of links to universities and community colleges nationwide, organized alphabetically and by state.

     

    EMPLOYERS BY REGION 
    • 7-Eleven offers great opportunities for people of all skill levels.
    • Aldi offers industry-leading wages, a great work environment and terrific benefits. They are also expanding operations and by 2022, will have nearly 2,500 Aldi stores-including one in Bradford, PA.
    • Allegany Arc Put your experience and analytical skills to work providing the highest quality opportunities for people with special needs and their families. Go to the site and click on Careers.
    • Allegheny Bradford Corporation is a Pennsylvania corporation with four operating divisions-Allegheny Bradford, Top Line Process Equipment Company, Allegheny Surface Technology and ABC Actini. All experts in manufacturing and marketing stainless steel, sanitary/hygienic products to the pharmaceutical, biotechnical, cosmetic, food, beverage, dairy, and electronics processing industries.
    • Allegany County Civil Service Department: information about employment with Allegany Co., NY.
    • American Refining Group strives to become the business partner of choice for the community, customers, vendors and employees, we are dedicated to serving others in a positive and profitable business environment that feels less like work and more like fun.
    • Beacon Light Behavioral Health Systems is a private, not-for-profit, social service agency providing quality, professional, education and behavioral health services to young people.
    • Blair Headquarters located in beautiful Warren, PA is always looking for talented, motivated people to join their team in their main office located in Warren, PA.
    • Bob Evans Join their talent network. Bob Evans offers comprehensive benefits for your physical, financial, and personal needs.
    • Bradford Regional Medical Center:  BRMC is one of the largest employers in McKean County, PA.  Go to the site and click on Careers.
    • Career Concepts: Offering part-time and full-time employment opportunities. Submit your resume to resumes@careerconceptsinc.com.
    • Carolina Furniture is a family owned and operated furniture business 
    • Cattaraugus-Allegany BOCES Offering part-time and full-time employment opportunities in the WNY area
    • Cattaraugus Community Action, Inc. is dedicated to providing opportunities to help vulnerable people achieve economic, physical, and emotional security.
    • Community Services of Venango County, Inc. is a private, non-profit organization, founded in 1967. CSVC is currently staffed by 50 employees responsible for the administration, implementation and delivery of services.
    • The Connection: Offering many technical service positions at this in-bound call center in Olean, NY
    • Cornell Abraxas I, Blue Jay Village, Marienville, PA 16239 provides a full range of services to services to delinquent/dependent youth in a residential setting. Contact Sam Fulmer at safulmer@abraxasyfs.com or fax to 814 927-6615.
    • Dunham's Sports is always seeking people who share their enthusiasm for sports and recreation, and especially their dedication to providing service and value to their customers.
    • Erie County (NY) Civil Service provides information for the NY State Civil Service Exam.
    • Erie SeaWolves is a minor league baseball team providing jobs and internships.
    • Erie's Employment Connection and Go Erie.com   are both excellent sites that allow you to search for job in the Erie, PA area. 
    • Ellwood National Forge Company is a company dedicated to producing and marketing high-quality, engineered, heavy-metal sections.
    • Evergreen Elm, Inc. mission is to provide quality living arrangements and life programs for intellectually challenged and mentally challenged adults in McKean County and surrounding area. 
    • GEICO offers leadership programs, Internships and full-time employment opportunities.
    • Dr. Gertrude A Barber National Institute in Erie, PA assists children and adults with disabilities.
    • Jamestown Jammers is a minor league team in Jamestown, NY providing summer internships for college students.
    • juju.com  This powerful job search engine will locate jobs in Pennsylvania.
    • Key Resource Group specializes in recruiting and staffing professionals specializing in high-end clerical, administrative and professional support.
    • Level(3) Communications Headquarters in Broomfield, CO with opportunities in Coudersport, PA
    • McKean County Department of Human Resources lists available job opportunities in McKean County, PA.
    • Mental Health Association in Cattaraugus County provides support and mental wellness.
    • Navient  Helps customers navigate the path to financial success with offices in Arcade, NY and Perry, NY
    • New Directions Youth & Family Services, Inc. This organization offers entry-level jobs in its 25 facilities throughout Western New York. One is its largest facilities is the Randolph Children's Home in Randolph, NY
    • Northwest Savings Bank Access Careers to review opportunities.
    • Pennsylvania General Energy is a Warren, PA-based company that has been quietly and successfully producing oil and natural gas for over 30 years.
    • Radio Partners, LLC in Warren, PA consists of News Talk 96.7 FM, The Greatest Hits! 92 Gold, and Kinzua Country 104.3 radio stations.
    • The ReHabilitation Center has been a values based employer in the Olean area for over 50 years.  They serve people with developmental disabilities. Join their workforce of over 500 employees, and begin experiencing the satisfaction of their unique and rewarding job opportunities.
    • The Resource Center has been providing services to persons with disabilities in the Chautauqua County area since 1959.
    • Rochester Works! is a great resource for students seeking employment in the Rochester, NY area.
    • Seneca Allegany Casino Find out how to apply for employment at one of the largest employers in the Southern Tier.
    • Seneca Highlands IU9 is an organization through which school districts can work cooperatively to provide services which they cannot afford or prefer not to offer individually. By providing certain services cooperatively, districts can avoid duplication of personnel, building space, instructional materials, and equipment.  The Intermediate Unit serves 12,948 public school students in fourteen school districts and 997 non-public school students in eight schools.
    • Seneca Resources Corporation is the exploration and production segment of National Fuel Gas Company, which offers employment and internships at their East and West Divisions.
    • Scott Enterprises  Jobs in Erie, PA in hospitality management, hotel/motel management, food and beverage, event planning and recreation.
    • Sheetz is always looking for great people that will help deliver their mission and focus in on their vision.
    • St. Bonaventure Dining Services  Find full-time and part-time jobs with St. Bonaventure University Dining Services 
    • Taco Bell Join their team of passionate and creative people. Taco Bell is committed to providing education programs that will grow next generation leaders who are prepared to succeed on the job and in life.
    • UPMC From nursing to finance, pharmacy to software development...UPMC encourages growth through leadership development, skill building, and continuing education, so that employees can explore their interests and define their careers.
    FINANCIAL AID, SCHOLARSHIPS, AND LOANS

     

    GENERAL JOB SEARCH WEBSITES
    • AfterCollege is an award-winning service for college students and recent graduates who are looking for entry-level jobs, internships and post-graduate opportunities.
    • Best Places to work in PA is a survey and awards program that identifies and recognizes the state's best employers and helps provide organizations with valuable employee feedback.
    • Beyond.com is a job search website by location and industry.
    • Bright.com   Bright helps you connect your job search to your family, friends and alumni by showing you what jobs are available at companies where your friends work.
    • Bureau of Labor Statistics: Search by region or profession, includes publications & other career resources  
    • CareerBuilder is one of the best resources for people searching for jobs.
    • Career Path provides classified ads from 31 U.S. newspapers.
    • CollegeGrad is the #1 site for finding entry-level jobs.
    • EmploymentSpot career information sweet spot of the web. EmploymentSpot simplifies the search for the best job openings, salary & benefits information, internships, interviewing tips & more.
    • Explore Health Careers is a free health career resource for students and advisors.
    • Glassdoor An inside look at jobs & companies!
    • Hound.com job-search tool that tracks down active job & internships on employers' websites.
    • ImaginePittsburgh.com showcases the region's LIVE, WORK and PLAY options. The website is designed to attract and retain diverse local, national, and international mid-career talent.
    • Indeed.com offers one site to view posted jobs from many different resources.
    • JobBank USA offers job postings and resume-posting capability. 
    • Job-Hunt.org is called "Your Objective Source of the Web's Best Job Search." This site allows you to search the best sites by state.
    • juju.com job search engine to aid your search for employment opportunities in your field of interest
    • National Institute of Health The NIH offers scholarships, internships, fellowships, research opportunities, graduate programs, and other student programs for students, from high school to graduate level.
    • neuvoo.com search jobs by preferred region.
    • The Riley Guide  provides employment opportunities and job-search information.
    • Similarsitesearch.com provides a listing of approximately 50 organizations similar to Americorps. These opportunities include such organizations as Peace Corps, VolunteerMatch, Corporation for National and Community Service and Teach for America.
    • Simply Hired provides job listing by category.
    • Vibrant Pittsburgh is helping to attract, retain and elevate a diversity of talent in the Pittsburgh area.

     

     INTERNSHIP INFORMATION
    • Abraxas Youth and Family Service: Paid internships available in criminal justice, psychology, sociology, recreation and social work.  Contact Mr. Sam Fulmera at 814- 927-6615, P.O. Box 59, Marienville, PA 16239. Email: safulmer@abraxasyfs.com
    • After College Internship Opportunities   features internships for college students and recent graduates.
    • Alliance Abroad provides unique educational travel programs to people around the world.
    • American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) Summer Internship Program places college students, graduate students, law students and recent grads with disabilities in summer internships with Congressional offices, federal agencies, non-profits, and for-profit organizations in the Washington, DC area.
    • APA Online lists accredited organizations for internships in the psychology field.
    • The Arthritis Foundation offers internship opportunities at many local and regional chapters throughout the year.
    • Association of American Medical Colleges The AAMC serves and leads the academic medicine community to improve the health of all. They offer internships in many areas of interest. Such areas include public health, research, data analysis, medical education, constituent support/relations, communications, information technology, administration, governmental relations, and more.
    • Campstaff.com  Offers postings of  summer camp jobs at North America's finest camps
    • Chegg.com Chegg recently acquired Internships.com (the biggest internship provider), to now provide one of the largest databases for Internships and entry level jobs. Explore careers & apply to over 100,000 opportunities.
    • Chesapeake Energy takes promising students and puts them to work on real projects in the vital natural gas and oil industry, learning skills that they can apply throughout their career in the following areas: accounting/finance, energy management, engineering, geology, law school, MIS/computer science.
    • College to Career: Getting a job in Chemistry Research experience, internships, co-ops, and more.
    • Columbia University This list has several internships offered in and around New York City, as well as other areas throughout the U.S.
    • DC Internship lists internships in Washington DC.
    • Eco.Org provides resume submissions and job postings for employees.
    • Fire Science Online Explore Public Service degrees and opportunities
    • Halliburton is an energy services company that offers internships and jobs in a variety of fields.
    • Homeland Security Internships features information on internships, fellowships and scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students in the Department of Homeland Security.
    • Idealist.org provides information and internships and volunteer opportunities with nonprofit organizations.
    • Institute for Central American Development Studies  is a center for study, research, and analysis of Central American social and environmental issues.
    • InternJobs.com   This site offers a national database of internships for students and recent graduates. Internship seekers can search the InternJobs.com database by keywords or location.
    • InternMatch.com InternMatch is an online ecosystem committed entirely to internships. 
    • Internship Programs   is the one of the premier portal websites, where you can research and apply to hundreds of internship programs.
    • Intern Web allows students to search or internships and receive information for jobs.
    • John Hopkins University Summer Research, Internship, and Employment Listings with most application deadlines in January, February and March.  Below are links to a large number of schools and programs that offer summer research and internship opportunities to undergraduate
    • MoneyGeek In it to Win It: How to Land Successful Internships, plus find an Internship in a specific area
    • National Fuel  recruits college students for internship and co-op opportunities at the New York and Pennsylvania offices. Opportunities are offered in engineering as well as business and take place throughout the year.  
    • Pantherlink Pitt-Bradford's powerful online career management system for students, alumni and employers will allow you to view and apply for internships and jobs targeted directly to Pitt-Bradford students and alumni.
    • PA Dept of Conservation and Natural Resources: Offering paid internships. To apply, request a DCNR Internship Program Application from Bureau of Human Resources, 7th Floor, Rachel Carson State Office Building, PO Box 8768, Harrisburg, PA 17105-8768.
    • PricewaterhouseCoopers Internship Program offers local and international internship opportunities.
    • Regional Internship Center in Pittsburgh  currently lists over 450 active internship opportunities. In order to view the job postings, you must register.
    • RIT-Rochester Institute of Technology Lengthy listing of Co-op/Internship and Summer Research Opportunities in Biomedical Research and for Pre-Med Studies Students.
    • SIAM: Internships and Career Information in Industry, Research Institutions and Government Labs: This is a great site for applied mathematics and computer science majors
    • Sierra Club promotes the health and protection of the planet.
    • Smith College Find an internship to match your goals.
    • Smithsonian Internship Opportunities provides listings and requirements for internships in Smithsonian Institutions.
    • Sponsors for Educational Opportunity SEO provides underrepresented students of color with paid internships.
    • Sustainability Degrees access to leading sustainability degrees, sustainable careers of the future, excellent learning resources, and an understanding of what sustainability really means
    • Swarthmore College List of many exciting summer opportunities in health related fields. Most programs have application deadlines in January, February and March.
    • Tufts University Extensive list of Pre-Medical Internships by State.
    • University of Pittsburgh Office of Experiential Learning
    • University of Pittsburgh Student Volunteer Outreach
    • University of Pittsburgh Undergraduate Research Opportunities
    • UPMC offers a variety of internship opportunities and full-time leadership development rotation programs in both the business and clinical sectors.
    • U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration offers various internship opportunities throughout the year.
    • USA Track and Field Internship Programoffers information about the USA Track and Field internship program, along with links to each of the various internships available through the National Office in Indianapolis, IN.
    • The Washington Center provides students with internships in Washington DC.
    • The Washington DC Job Source Your Guide to Jobs and Internships in the Nation's Capital
    • WetFeet.com provides information for internships, careers, and professional schools.
    • World Internships provides information about internships abroad and help coordinate customized internship programs.
    • Youtern enables young talent to become highly employable by connecting them to high-impact internships and mentors - and through contemporary career advice found on our blog, The Savvy Intern.

     

    MILITARY CAREERS AND INFORMATION

     

    RECRUITERS/SEARCH FIRMS/TEMPORARY AGENCIES
    • A.C. Coy is a national consulting and recruiting firm based in Pittsburgh, PA.
    • Adecco specializes in temporary employment in different specialized areas.
    • Aerotek allows users to search for a temporary job in a specific job area.
    • JH Technical is a recruitment firm for technical and date services in Pittsburgh, PA.
    • Kelly Services offers a comprehensive array of outsourcing and consulting services as well as world-class staffing on a temporary, temp-to-hire and permanent placement basis.
    • Kforce professional staffing firm providing contract and direct hire staffing solutions for hiring organizations and career management for job seekers in specific areas.
    • Manpower is a placement agency that provides job listings.
    • Robert Half provides listing for temporary workers in marketing, business, accounting and legal fields.

     

    SALARIES, WAGES, AND TRENDS
    • Abbott, Langer & Associates, Inc. - Salary and Benefits Survey Reports Compare the current salary survey statistics available for over 450 benchmark jobs in information technology, marketing/sales, accounting, engineering, human resources, consulting, manufacturing, nonprofit, legal, and other fields from well over 7,000 participating organizations.
    • America's Career InfoNet (ACINet) Find occupational requirements, wage and employment trends, state-by-state labor market conditions, thousands of employer contacts nationwide, and the most extensive career resource library online.
    • Employment Projections by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics  Information about the labor market for the nation for 10 years into the future: labor force trends by sex, race, and age; employment trends by industry and occupation; and the implications of these on employment opportunities for specific groups in the labor force, such as youth, the disadvantaged, and college graduates.
    • ERI Economic Research Institute Information about starting salaries and expected earnings in several thousand jobs.
    • Glassdoor An inside look at jobs & companies!
    • MoneyGeek Step-by-Step guide to negotiating the pay you deserve. 
    • Salary.com One of the leaders in online compensation information for individuals, business managers and human resource professionals

     

    SUMMER EMPLOYMENT
    • Back Door Jobs Short-term job opportunities.
    • Camp Channel Nationwide listing of camp counselor opportunities.
    • Cool Works Opportunities geared to the outdoor enthusiast.
    • Summer Jobs Resource for finding summer and part-time work. Sponsored by AboutJobs.com