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Job Posting/Company Verification Disclaimer

Read the full disclaimer which describes the shared responsibility among Penn State Career Services (including University Park and Commonwealth Campus career offices) and internship/job seekers in researching and identifying potential concerns about the legitimacy of employers and their respective postings.

 

Nittany Lion Career Network is a database for students and alumni to search job postings by employers who are interested in hiring Penn State grads.  You can also upload your resume for review, research organizations, and get information about career fairs.

Indeed Job Search allows individuals to search job sites, newspapers, associations and company career pages throughout the United States. You may also post resumes for employers to review.

WetFeet Career Resource Library. Research companies, download career guides, view career and industry profiles, and access career videos.  To access career guides, click "Guides" in the upper right corner of the link.  Use your Penn State user ID to download.  Guides are emailed to your student account and may be downloaded from the email.  Be sure to check your SPAM folder.

Glassdoor.com gives you an inside look at company reviews, interview questions, & salary information for thousands of companies

Hoovers is a database of over 600 companies to research (within the link, click on "Hoover's" to connect with the database).

Vault is a career library database. Vault Career Library gives you access to an internship database, over 90 career and industry guides to download, and occupational profiles to review.  Click the link and choose "Vault."  Create your Vault profile with your Penn State user ID.

Riley Guide provides information on a variety of employment opportunities and job resources.

Government Jobs. Federal, state and local government offer a variety of opportunties in every career interest and major. Click here to review job postings.

Working at Penn State. Search many job openings available at all PSU campuses.

 

Networking Opportunities

LionLink is a professional networking program that links Penn State students and alumni with alumni volunteer Career Coaches. Career Coaches provide valuable information and advice on jobs and careers to Career Explorers."

Local, State, and Regional Websites
PA Career Link
MD CareerLink
WV CareerLink
DE CareerLink
Best Places to Work in PA
PA Civil Service Commission
Franklin County Works

Local newspaper links
Waynesboro: The Record Herald
Chambersburg: The Public Opinion
Hagerstown: The Herald Mail
Harrisburg: Patriot News
Washington DC: The Post

Researching Jobs/Companies/Field of Study
Occupational Outlook Handbook: Research different types of jobs, see duties/descriptions, outlook for growth, average salaries, and more.

Salary Calculator from NACE: estimates the salary for a profession in a geographic area

 

 

 

Lionlink - Alumni successes are out there helping the next generation of Penn State graduates.

Vault Online Career Library - Current students, faculty and staff can download guides for free related to industry research, types of careers, career topics, specific companies, internships, diversity programs, and more.

CareerBuilder - Regional and national listings of job openings. 

The Riley Guide - A comprehensive guide to employment opportunities and job resources on the internet.

FedWorld Information Network - Bulletin board for job postings from the federal government.

Manpower - Looking for part-time or temporary work? Manpower is quite active in our region.

Petersons.com: The Education and Career Center - Search for colleges and universities, graduate schools, opportunities for study abroad, and more. 

http://www.medhunters.com/ - Resources for Nursing, OT, OTA, PT and PTA students.

http://www.sfr.cas.psu.edu/ - Career opportunities for Forestry students.