State Resources:

WV Division of Personnel: Visit this site for a list of jog openings, job fairs and events.

WV Job Search: Use this page to search for specific jobs within the state.

Workforce WV: Our local offices provide one-on-one assistance, and the largest database of jobs in the state so you can screen employment opportunities online. We can help you with training or education to prepare you for a new or upgraded position.

Federal Resources:

Federal Job Search on USAJOBS: The U.S. Government’s official system/program for Federal jobs and employment information.

Research Careers and Build your skills:

Job & Career Accelerator: Contact your library for login info: 304-535-2301.

Learning Express Library: Use your library card to access this resource.

Research Careers: 

Careeronestop: Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration and is your pathway to career success. It contains tools to help job seekers, students, businesses, and career professionals. Note: Site works best in Internet Explorer.

MySkillsMyFuture: A web portal from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration to help job seekers match their current skills to new careers and find out what training is needed to transition from one job to another.

O*Net Online: Search occupations by title, skills or tools used and get wage and trend information for occupations by state.

Occupational Outlook Handbook: The Bureau of Labor Statistics annually updates this guide with information about many careers: education requirements, salary, work conditions, projected growth of the field, etc.

Build Your Career:

LinkedIn: Professional social networking website.

Search for Jobs:

CareerBuilder: Includes searchable job postings from over 140 newspapers. including the Washington Post and the Baltimore Sun, as well as other sources. Create an account to get job alerts, post your résumé, and more.

Indeed: Job search engine that pulls results from many job posting boards. Sign up for email alerts of new job postings that match your search criteria.

Monster: A very large, popular job seeking and posting site.

SimplyHired: Job search engine that pulls results from many job posting boards; you can also browse jobs by category. Sign up for email alerts of new job postings that match your search criteria.

USAJobs: US government site for searching federal job openings. Get detailed information about the requirements and application process for each opening provided in a tabbed format.

ZipRecruiter: An American employment marketplace for job seekers and employers. Send a job to multiple job boards with one click and free job alerts for job seekers.