Online Job and Career Resources

Available with your West Milford Township Library card:

Career Resources in the Brainfuse Tutoring Adult Learning Center (Select “Adult Learners” from the top menu.) Live skill building and a library of lessons, videos, tests and more.

Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center
Assess your interests, identify professions that match them, and prepare for your career with a variety tools suitable for everyone from students headed for their first job or experienced workers seeking new challenges. Includes Q & A video interviews with people in a variety of industries.

Gale Presents: Peterson’s Test and Career Prep 
Peterson’s Test and Career Prep helps students and other users sharpen their career preparation skills. From the high school or community college student seeking an internship to the white-collar professional thinking about switching careers, Peterson’s exam and test prep and career resources are essential tools to help people make the most of the opportunities out there in both the academic and business world. Peterson’s resources give students in-depth information on colleges and universities and help them practice for preparatory entrance exams like the ACT or SAT. They also grant access to resume and cover letter building tools, act as tutorials to help students identify the most suitable industries and occupations, and provide answers to just about any career-related question.

Reference Solutions (formerly Reference USA) U.S. Jobs/Internships
This resource combines the Reference Solutions database of more than 17 million U.S. businesses with the world’s #1 job site, Job seekers can easily search for opportunities by job title, keyword, or company. Instructional videos are available to help guide your search. Guidance is also available for resume writing, interviewing, college-entrance test preparation, as well as exploring career and college options. Funded by the New Jersey State Library and available with your West Milford Township Library card.

New Jersey State and County Resources:

Department of Labor and Workforce Development 
Browse job and apprenticeship openings in New Jersey, take free online courses to upgrade your skills, request in-person appointments and inquire about re-employment orientation and vocational rehabilitation services.

NJ Next Stop
A state site sponsored to help NJ teens, parents, and counselors learn more about career interests, career options, and the world of work.  It also provides information about industries, occupations and skills that are in demand in New Jersey.

Teens: Get NJ Working Papers Online
As of June 1, 2023, NJ minors under the age of 18 are able to obtain working papers online.

NJ Civil Service Commission
Job announcement for all types of careers. The website is updated daily with new announcements and usually posts 30 to 50 new announcements on a weekly basis.

Passaic County Job Opportunities
Current job openings in various departments throughout the county.

Job Openings in New Jersey Libraries

New Jersey Library Association Job Hotline

LibraryLinkNJ – The New Jersey Library Cooperative

BCCLS Consortium

MAIN consortium 

Tools For Tough Economic Times and Finding Social Services  (compiled by the NJ State Library)

National Job Search Resources:

The Federal government’s official one-stop source for Federal jobs and employment information.
Simply Hired

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