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Position Listings

Local and Regional Jobs The 2-Hour Job Search

  • JobStar.org
    Search job listings in the San Francisco area
  • BA Jobs.com
    A web site focused on the Bay Area employment market and featuring local employers
  • Contra Costa County
  • Find and apply for current openings with the County
  • Craigslist Jobs
    Search job listings by location, or for part-time, contract or telecommute positions
  • Tri-ValleyJobs.com
    Job opportunities in San Ramon, Dublin, Pleasanton, and Livermore

National Jobs

  • CareerBliss.com
    Find jobs, research salaries, read company reviews
  • CareerBuilder
    One of the largest job boards
  • Career Jet
    Search nationwide or locally
  • Indeed.com
    Search job sites, newspapers, associations and company career pages
  • KitListl
    Job seekers may sign-up at no charge to receive email notificaiton of full-time jobs
  • LinkUp
    When a company adds or removes a job from their site, LinkUP updates.
  • Monster.com
    Allows you to search for jobs and create a login to post your resume
  • NationJob.com
    Promotes jobs in selected industries
  • TrueCareers.com
    Jobs for degreed professionals

Government Jobs

  • USA Jobs.gov
    The federal government's official job list
  • State of California
    Use the Personnel Board web site to search vacant positions and apply to take hiring exams
  • Today's Military
    Explore hundreds of job descriptions and possible career paths for post-military employment
  • Feds Hire Vets
    Tools and resources for determining veteran preference points and other benefits and assistance

Telecommute, Freelance, and Contract Jobs

  • SimpleTelecommute.com
    A search engine for work-at-home, freelance, and part/full-time contract positions
  • Geek Freelancers.com
    An outsourcing marketplace for designers, programmers, web developers, writers, virtual assistants and professionals

More Position Listings

Hourly, Part-time and Student Jobs

  • Groovejob.com
    A great place to look for summer jobs
  • Snagajob.com
    The nation's largest job site for part-time and full-time hourly jobs

Older Workers

  • AARP.org
    Search job listings with age-friendly employers
  • Workforce50.com
    Advice and resources for job seekers age 50+

Specialty Work

  • AEC Job Bank
    Specializes in architecture, engineering and construction jobs
  • DICE.com
    Tailored to the high tech industry, including independent contractors
  • GreenCollarBlog.org
    A listing of job boards that focus on social or environmental responsibility
  • K12Jobs.com
    For those seeking work in teaching and administration
  • EdJoin
    Listings for California school districts, county offices of education; calendar of recruitment events
  • Opportunity Knocks
    A searchable database of online job postings in the nonprofit sector
  • ThinkEnergyGroup.com
    Geared to the energy and power plant sector, and all types of engineering
  • Green Job Boards
    This is a listing of job boards that focus on social or environmental responsibility.

Health Care

Library Jobs