Job Search ResourcesFinding a job that best fits your skillsand will lead to career growth.
Job Search Tool Types1.General career search engine website2.Public health-specific, physical therapy, or speechlanguage pathology search engine website3.Corporate career search platforms4.Employment Recruiters, Head Hunters, StaffingAgencies5.Non-Profit Organizations
Let’s look at eachJob Search Tool Typein detail.
A General CareerSearch Engine WebsiteExample: CareerBuilder.comO CareerBuilder.com is one of the largest online job sites and mostvisited employment websites.O Popular job searchesO By CategoryO By CityO By CompanyO Add your resume and employers can find you without applying to ajob.O CareerBuilder also owns and operates several niche job searchsites including Sologig.com, Headhunter.com, CareerRookie.com,MiracleWorkers.com, WorkinRetail.com and JobsInMotion.com.
A General CareerSearch Engine WebsiteO Example: CareerBuilder STEPS--Search Job Title, Skills,or Company. A dropdown of suggestedsearches appears asyou type. Select one ifapplicable.Type in LocationFind Jobs!You can also use theAdd Your Resume Toolto have employers find you.
A General CareerSearch Engine WebsiteO Example: CareerBuilder TIPIn every career searchengine,be on the look-out for aJob Alert Tool.You may be able to receiveemails from the searchengine that matches yourSearch Keyword andLocation.
A General CareerSearch Engine WebsiteO Example: www.Indeed.comIndeed.com is an employment-related search engine for job listings.Indeed.com has slipped past Monster.com (another job searchengine) to become the most high-traffic job website in the UnitedStates.The site aggregates job listings from thousands of websites,including job boards, staffing firms, associations, and companycareer pages.Job seekers can apply directly to jobs on Indeed's site.
A General CareerSearch Engine WebsiteO Example: IndeedAfter searching basedon job title andlocation, you canfurther specify yoursearch.For example:Distance in milesyou are willing to travelto get to work.You can alwayssubscribe to a searchfrom the emailactivation box on theright hand side.
List of General Career ecruiter.comhttps://www.glassdoor.com/index.htm
A Public HealthSearch Engine WebsiteO Example: American Public Health Association - www.apha.orgThe American Public Health Association (APHA) is a Washington,D.C.-based professional organization for public healthprofessionals in the United States.The Association defines itself as: "APHA champions the health ofall people and all communities. It strengthens the public healthprofession.It offers internships, fellowships, an annual conference, and4,445 jobs on its Public Health CareerMart.
A Public HealthSearch Engine WebsiteO Example: APHA CareerMart – www.apha.org Public health-specificsearch engines maybring up moredetailed searches,including academicpositions Network at annualconference.
A Public HealthSearch Engine WebsiteO Example: New York State Public Health Association – www.nyspha.orgThe New York State Public Health Association (NYSPHA) is an affiliate of theAPHA and serves as a statewide organization for members from the publichealth spectrum including state and county health departments, healthcare;policy and advocacy organizations; community based health and humanservice programs and workers; academia and research.NYSPHA members access jobs through Employment Opportunities websiteand receive emails of job opportunities per:Company Name: BRiDGES, the Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse inMadison CountyPosition Title: Project Coordinator
A Public HealthSearch Engine WebsiteO Example: New York State Public Health Association – www.nyspha.org Join andnetwork at theannualconference
A Public HealthSearch Engine WebsiteO Example: National Association of County and City HealthOfficials – www.nachho.orgNACCHO’s members are the 2,800 local health departmentsacross the U.S.NACCHO’s vision is health, equity, and security for all peoplein their communities through public health policies andservices.
A Public HealthSearch Engine WebsiteO Example: NACCHO Network atannualconferenceand events
A Public HealthSearch Engine WebsiteSearchNACCHO joblistings.
Corporate Career SearchWebsitesO Example: Westchester Medical Center
Corporate Career SearchWebsitesO Example: Westchester Medical Center TIP: Startfrom any searchcategory alongthe lines of‘General Area ofInterest,’ leavethe other fieldsblank, and pressSearch.
Corporate Career Search WebsitesO Example: Westchester Medical Center - websiteFrom the searchresults, choose listingsthat are mostapplicable to you.If there are too manysearch results, look athow the job titles arephrased for goodkeywords, go to NewSearch, and enterkeywords.
Corporate Career Search PlatformO Example: Regeron – www.regeneron.comRegeneronPharmaceuticals, Inc.is one of the largestbiotechnologycompanies located inthe area.Sanofi and Regeneronare in development witha new cholesterol drug.
List of Corporations*OrganizationCareConnectCenterLight Health SystemLiberty Healthcare SystemNew York State Public Health tp://nyspha.roundtablelive.org/* must log-in as memberNew York-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospitalwww.hvhc.orgNorthern Westchester HospitalNYS Department of HealthNYU LangonePhelps Memorial Hospital CenterProgenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.St. John's Riverside tp://www.regeneron.com/www.riversidehealth.orgSt. Vincent's Hospital WestchesterStamford HospitalTheradynamics Rehab ManagementVA Hudson Valley Health Care SystemVisiting Nurse Services in onvalley.va.gov/www.vns.orgWESTMED Medical GroupWhite Plains org/* This is just a snapshot in NYMC vicinity.There are related and similar local organizations and companies in each geographical area.
List of Corporations*OrganizationWebsiteMemorial Sloan-Kettering Sleepy Hollowhttp://www.mskcc.org/Montefiore New Rochelle Hospitalhttp://www.sshsw.org/Greenwich Hospitalhttp://www.greenhosp.org/St. Joseph's Medical Centerhttp://www.saintjosephs.org/* This is just a snapshot in NYMC vicinity.There are related and similar local organizations and companies in each geographical area.
Employment RecruitersOEmployment RecruitersThe traditional employment agency assists job seekers in finding work. Somefirms charge the job seeker, so be sure to clarify, upfront, if there is a fee.Others are paid by the employer. In most cases, it is not recommend to usean agency that charges the job seeker.OSearch Firm/Executive Search FirmSearch firms can be industry specific (i.e. banking or retail) or skills specific(i.e. accounting or information technology). There are two main types ofagencies:OOContingency Employment Agency: A contingency agency is paid when theircandidate is hired by the employer. These types of firms are most often used for lowand mid-level searches and they often send a large number of resumes to theemployer.Retained Search Firm: A retained search firm has an exclusive relationship with theemployer. Search firms are typically hired for senior-level searches and for a specificperiod of time to find a candidate to fill a job. They are paid expenses, plus apercentage of the employee's salary, regardless of whether the candidate is hired.Source
Head Hunters, Staffing AgenciesO HeadhuntersThe recruiter/headhunter/search consultant (the terms are usedinterchangeably) is the person you will actually work with on your jobsearch. You may be approached by a headhunter trying to recruit youto apply for a new job working for a firm she/he represents.Alternately, you may send your resume to a recruiter or apply for aposition that a headhunter is trying to fill.O Staffing Temporary (Temp) AgencyTemporary Staffing Agencies are employment agencies that findemployees to fill temporary jobsSource
Employment RecruitersO Example: The Healthsearch Group - http://healthsearchgroup.com/
Head HuntersO Example: TAL Healthcare - http://www.talhealthcare.com/
Staffing AgenciesO Example:Aureus Medical Group - http://www.aureusmedical.com/
List of Agencies*OrganizationWebsiteAureus Medical Grouphttp://www.aureusmedical.com/Jobs Waitinghttp://jobswaiting.com/Madison Approach Staffingwww.madisonapproach.comTal Healthcarehttp://www.talhealthcare.com/The Healthsearch Grouphttp://healthsearchgroup.com/GetBetter Jobhttps://www.getbetterjob.com/* This is just a snapshot in NYMC vicinity.There are related and similar local organizations and companies in each geographical area.
Non Profit OrganizationsO Example: Children’s Village, drensvillage/PublicJobs/Canviewjobs.cfm
List of Non-Profit Organizations*OrganizationAchieve BeyondAll About KidsARC OF WESTCHESTERCerebral Palsy of WestchesterCollaborative for Palliative Care, http://www.cpcwestchester.org/Food Bank for WestchesterNew Rochelle YMCAOpen Door Family Medical CentersPlanned Parenthood Hudson Peconic, onichttp://rmh-ghv.org/Ronald McDonald House of the Greater HudsonValleyRye YMCAhttp://www.ryeymca.org/The Autism Project FLOS e Children's VillageThe Mental Health Association of estchester.org/Volunteer New York!YWCA of White Plains and Central wpcw.org/* This is just a snapshot in NYMC vicinity.There are related and similar local organizations and companies in each geographical area.
List of Non-Profit Organizations*OrganizationCerebral Palsy of Westchester, Inc.American Heart AssociationAmerican Cancer SocietyThe Leukemia & Lymphoma Society ConnecticutWestchester Hudson Valley /www.lls.org/ctwhvStellaris Health Networkhttp://www.stellarishealth.org/American Red Cross - Metro New York North ChapterAmerican Diabetes AssociationArthritis Foundation-New York www.diabetes.org/http://www.arthritis.org/* This is just a snapshot in NYMC vicinity.There are related and similar local organizations and companies in each geographical area.
Final NoteO Please remember that using online search engines is only oneway for students to find job opportunities.O Going to job fairs, joining professional associations, andbuilding a relationship with a career mentor are also ways thatmay lead to a job opportunity.O Keep a folder in your computer or online such as Google Drivewith important application files:OOOOyour resumecover letter templateslink to online portfoliolist of references and their contact information.
The recruiter/headhunter/search consultant (the terms are used interchangeably) is the person you will actually work with on your job search. You may be approached by a headhunter trying to recruit you to apply for a new job working for a firm she/he represents. Alternatel