What follows is a collection of the best job boards and career resources for various careers, such as in customer service, law enforcement, trucking, government, emergency services, nannies, etc.
Niche Job Boards
AllTruckingJobs.com — a job portal for truck-drivers, where truck drivers and owner operators can browse/search job listings (by driver type, freight type, location) — and apply to the jobs directly. You can also complete one application and let the trucking companies find you. No cost to job-seekers.
ApartmentCareers.com — where job-seekers looking for jobs within the apartment industry can browse or search (by keywords, job level and type, and location) for job listings as well as post your resume (with confidential option). Job search agent also available. Free to job-seekers.
Armed Forces Careers — one-stop site for getting information about careers in all the major branches of military service, including the army, navy, air force, marines, and coast guard. Free to job-seekers.
Aupair JobMatch — a free service for job-seekers interested in an Aupair position. Job-seekers are matched with families using criteria you supply.
BestAutoJobs.com — a site designed for all job-seekers interested in working in the automotive industry, from technician to executive positions. Job-seekers can post your resume and search job listings (by location, job category, and keyword). Free to job-seekers.
BestDriverJobs.com — where truck drivers can search for trucking jobs (by job, state, license class) or use a free job applicant matching system that matches you to fleets looking for drivers with your qualifications. No cost to job-seekers.
BigTruckDrivingJobs.com — a job site for truck drivers with all levels of driving experience. Truck driving jobs are listed here with many trucking companies. Job-seekers can search jobs (by position, location, experience), complete a multiple company application, as well as find additional trucking-related resources. No cost to job-seekers.
BubbaJunk.com — a job site for truck drivers, where job-seekers can find company-driver and owner-operator job listings for local, regional, or long-haul driving. Search job ads, get trucking news, and find listings of truck driving schools. Free to job-seekers.
CallCenterJobs.com — where job-seekers looking for call center operations, customer service, help desk, techsales, and e-commerce jobs can search for jobs (by job type and location) and post your resume. Includes company profiles and information on the call center industry. Free to job-seekers.
CallMeJobs.com — a job board and social networking site for call center professionals worldwide. Job-seekers can find jobs in telemarketing, collections, and customer service by searching listings (by keyword, industry, location), posting your resume, registering for a job-search agent, and networking with other call center professionals. No cost to job-seekers.
Careersinfood.com — a job site for food and beverage manufacturing professionals, where you can search for job postings (by job type, industry, and location), as well as post your resume (with confidential option). Includes a resources section and food industry news. Free to job-seekers.
CareersinGovernment.com — dedicated exclusively to job-seekers and jobs in the public sector, where you can search for job listings (by job category, organization type, location, date posted, and keywords), post your resume, or register for a job-search agent. Also includes links. Free to job-seekers.
ChristianJobs.com — a job board for job-seekers wishing to work for Christian organizations — including ministry organizations, non-profits, businesses, and work from home opportunities — where you can search job listings (by keyword, location, job category) and post your resume. No cost to job-seekers for basic membership.
Christian Jobs — from ChristiaNet, a job board that lists current job openings in a variety of positions at businesses, churches, and ministries, including: camps and retreats, fundraising, ministry, pastors, volunteers, computers, and more.
ChurchJobs.net — a job board for job-seekers seeking Christian church jobs — including pastors, music directors, and ministry staff — where you can search job listings (by keyword, job type, denomination, location), post your resume, and find additional church-related resources. No cost to job-seekers for basic membership.
Church Jobs Online — a career and job site for church staff professionals to search for new jobs and post your resume. Also includes articles and other useful resources. A division of the Christian Career Center. Free to job-seekers.
Class A Drivers — where owner operators, company drivers, and recent truck driving schools graduates can search for trucking jobs (by keyword, location, employment type) and/or use a free service where job-seekers complete one application that is sent to all companies seeking truck drivers with your truck driving skills. No cost to job-seekers.
Danger Zone Jobs — for job-seekers seeking jobs outside the U.S. with American defense contractors and private military companies in many different fields, including: security, operations, intelligence, linguists, engineering, construction, transportation, and more. No cost to job-seekers.
Defense Talent Network — a job board for the defense, aerospace and homeland security industries (and a good site for transitioning military personnel), where job-seekers can search jobs (by keyword, job type, work category, location), post your resume, and create a job-search agent. No cost to job-seekers.
Discover Policing — offers comprehensive information on law enforcement careers (sworn and civilian), along with a full-featured job board where job-seekers can search job listings, post a resume, and register a job-search alert. Managed by the International Association of Chiefs of Police and funded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance. No cost to job-seekers.
EMT and Paramedic Jobs — a job board for emergency medical service professionals, where job-seekers can browse or search (by position, location) job listings, as well as find other valuable resources. From EMS1 Network. No cost to job-seekers.
EstateJobs.com — where job-seekers searching for domestic jobs worldwide — estate managers, butlers, drivers, domestic couples, executive housekeepers, high-end nannies, and more — can search job listings and post your profile. Registration required to search site. No cost to job-seekers.
FindATruckingJob.com — a good job site for job-seekers searching for truck driving jobs. Includes job listings for all types of driver jobs, including owner-operator and company drivers. Also includes list of major trucking companies. Free to job-seekers.
fisitajobs.com — describes itself as the global marketplace for automotive engineering jobs. Job-seekers can search for jobs by job category, keywords, and location. You can also post your job profile and receive email alerts on new job postings that match your profile. Free to job-seekers.
Government Contractor Jobs — a niche job board for job-seekers looking for government contracting work. Job-seekers can browse current job postings or search using keywords. No cost to job-seekers.
GovernmentJobs.com — where job-seekers looking for job openings in public sector government jobs in the U.S. can search job listings (by location, job category, keywords), post your resume, and apply and keep track of jobs you applied to. No cost to job-seekers.
GOVJOBS.com — where job-seekers looking for employment in governments or governmental agencies at any level — federal, state, county, and city/township — can search job listings (by keyword and location) and post your resume. Free.
HireAHelper.com — where independent contractors who specialize in moving, cleaning, lawn, or day labor can post their profiles (including availably and rates) and be matched with employers seeking temporary help. Site takes a 15 percent commission on all work.
HiringTruckDrivers.com — a great job site for truck drivers, where job-seekers can find information about types of truck driving jobs and search for trucking companies by state. Each company listing includes list hiring areas, requirements, and benefits — with a link to apply for jobs. No cost to job-seekers.
iHireSecurity.com — a job site exclusively for the job-seekers in the security industry. Job-seekers must register (free) and post your profile and resume. You are then emailed a list of matching jobs and new jobs that fit your criteria, which you can then view and apply to online. Free to job-seekers.
Jobs For Truckers — if you’re looking for employment as a truck driver, then this is the site for you. Job-seekers can search for trucking companies by region of the U.S., and then submit an online application. Free to job-seekers.
Layover.com — an online site for the trucking industry, offers JOBNET, where job-seekers looking for any types of jobs in trucking can search for jobs (by job classification, location, company, and keyword) and submit your application online. Also includes a training center where you can find trucking schools. Free to job-seekers.
MoldingCareers.com — a niche job site for the plastic industry, where job-seekers can search job ads (by keywords, job functions, location), post your resume, and subscribe to industry coatings industry newsletter. No cost to job-seekers.
MyCollectionJobs.com — a job site for job-seekers searching for debt collections, credit, and financial employment jobs, where you can search job listings (by location, job type, career level, and keywords) as well as post your resume. No cost to job-seekers.
911hotjobs.com — a law enforcement job and employment portal, where job-seekers can find direct links to all types of law enforcement jobs (state and municipal police, sheriff, federal, corrections, university and college security), search for jobs posted at the site, find books and testing information, message boards, and more. Free to job-seekers.
Nursery Jobs Only — a job site for finding childcare, teaching, nanny, nursing, and social care jobs, where job-seekers can search job listings (by job title, job category, location, keywords, more), as well as post your resume/CV. No cost to job-seekers.
1 Owner Operator — an online employment resource for owner operator truck drivers looking for employment. Job-seekers can browse job listings by region. Includes some listings for company truck drivers. Includes other resources, such as trucking news, traffic, and truck stops, as well as truck-driving schools. No cost to job-seekers.
PaintSquare’s Career Center — qualified job-seekers in the protective and marine coatings market can post your resume, search the jobs database, use the employment resources, and apply for job online. E pl yers range from coating companies a d equipment suppliers to consultants and contractors. Free to job-seekers.
Skilled Wizard — a quick-to-access social media website for skilled workers and employers to network and explore job opportunities in all the skilled trades and related industries. Job-seekers can network with peers, connect with hiring managers, and promote skills. No cost to job-seekers.
SkilledWorkers.com — a site dedicated to assisting U.S. and Canadian job-seekers in the construction and skilled trade industries, where you can (by employment type and location), or browse openings with featured companies — as well as post your job application for employers to find. No cost to job-seekers.
SolpowerJobs — a unique job site that focuses on socially responsible job postings, including green jobs, healthcare jobs, renewable energy jobs, education jobs, and non-profit jobs. Job-seekers can search job listings (by keyword, location), as well as create a profile. No cost to job-seekers.
Today’s Military — dedicated to showing parents and teens how today’s U.S. military can help them achieve success with a variety of educational opportunities. A wide variety of information about all aspects of a military career. Free to job-seekers.
TruckFLIX.com — where all types of truck drivers, as well as job-seekers looking for the training to become drivers, can search for job and school opportunities. An interesting twist is the ability to watch recruitment videos from participating employers. Job-seekers can browse jobs by company and complete an online job application. Free to job-seekers.
Union Jobs Clearinghouse — a great resource for finding staffing and trade positions in organized labor. Job postings list posting date and prvide detailed information; job-seekers apply to jobs directly. Free to job-seekers.
USADenfenseIndustryJobs.com — a career information and job listing blog for defense industry professionals. Job-seekers can browse job listings, find industry news, locate career events, and more. Part of the USAJobZoo.com family of Websites. No cost to job-seekers.
USAJOBS: Working for America — a one-stop source for job-seekers seeking information about jobs and employment with the United States Federal Government. Job-seekers can search for jobs (by keyword, location, and occupation), post your resume, and register for a job-matching email service. Also includes lots of other resources and tips for finding employment with the government. Free to job-seekers.
U.S. State Department Careers — where U.S. citizens looking to serve your country can explore hundreds of current opportunities in the foreign and civil service, Includes detailed information about careers with the U.S. government, including qualifications and salary information. Free to job-seekers.
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