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.
    • 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.
    • 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. Contact Mr. Bruce Dineen, Human Resource Director, Cattaraugus Community Action, Inc., 25 Jefferson Street, P.O. Box 308, Salamanca, NY 14779 (716) 945-1041 ext. 133 e-mail:       bdineen@ccaction.org
    • 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.
    • 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 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 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.
    • 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.

     

    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
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Simply Hired provides job listing by category.

     

     INTERNSHIP INFORMATION

     

    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!
    • 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