Career and Job Resources

Looking for a job? – Clean and simple website with job listings in your area. Most job postings have links to apply online.

CareerBuilder – private and public job listings

Consumer Information on Pension Plans from the Department of Labor

Federal Jobs – Available federal jobs

HempsteadWorks – Town of Hempstead resources, career fairs and available jobs– private and public job listings

Nassau County Civil Service Commission – see what tests are available, and what requirements you have to fulfill. Ask a librarian to see some of the practice test booklets in your field!

NY State Department of Labor – information about unemployment, job fairs, and resources to help you find a job in NY state.

Resume Help and Career Coaching

Use your library barcode to create a user account at the Adult Learning Center, and get real-time resume help and career coaching.

Specialized Job Listing Websites

From fashion jobs to driving trucks, non-profits to teaching jobs.

Civil Service and Career Certification Tests

Create an account using your library barcode and a password of your choosing

  • NYSTCE Prep
  • CDL Prep
  • Electrician’s Lisence Test Prep
  • Firefighter Practice Tests
  • Paramedic and EMT Tests
  • Real Estate Exam Prep

Career Cruising – this database offers assessments, learning style information and job searching with

Questions about a New or Different Career? – Explains different careers for those searching for ideas.

CareerZone – New York State’s website about different careers and job markets.

Occupational Outlook Handbook – Federal site about the prospects for different jobs and careers.