Job Search Sites

Community and chamber based Websites

Unemployment Office

(256) 851-0536

State Employment Office, Alabama Career Center and Life Skills Program

Kathy Evans, Program Manager. Telephone: (256) 851-0537
The state employment office provides job placement. They take applications for consideration under the JobTraining Act. They handle Job Corps, Trade Re-adjustment Act (those displaced by foreign competition), Veterans Services placement.
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Get Smart

A service of the Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville/Madison County. Search for jobs – including federal jobs – throughout the Tennessee Valley region. Also upload or create a resume and sign up for email alerts on new job listings.
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Online Classifieds/ Jobs

An online database of the newspaper want ads. May be one of the best to go to simply to start sending out resumes and applications in bulk.
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Labor Finders

2004 Seminole Drive, Huntsville, AL, Telephone: (256) 533-2604.
Temporary construction service (clerical, hospitality and light industrial). Daily pay minimum wage. Work on a day by day basis. Transportation to the job site can be arranged.
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North Alabama Skills Center

Henry Rookis, Director. 2535 Sparkman Dr., Huntsville, AL Telephone: (256) 859-9360.
The N.A. Skills Center/Huntsville Assessment Center offer free training programs in business technology (e.g., receptionists, file clerk, word processing, truck driver training). They have classroom training, on the job training, and job placement services. Their individual referral program helps pay tuition fees not covered by grants and scholarships. They refer to two-year colleges and other designated training facilities. The Assessment Center helps individuals to establish a plan to accomplish their goals.

Christian Women's Job Corps of Madison County

600 Governors Drive, Huntsville, AL. Telephone: (256) 428-9435
A non-profit, faith-based agency where women are equipped for life & employment through job-readiness classes, computer classes, GED training, Bible study, & mentoring.
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National and Federal Job Search sites


Official link for all government jobs.  Put in one resume electronically, then select jobs that you want to apply for. Or, you may do a search on keywords.
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America Job

America Job can help you find a government job. They have helped nearly 6 Million government job seekers since 1999. Create a job search agent, have your resume evaluated, or get help writing your resume.
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O*NET Resource Center

The O*NET program is the nation's primary source of occupational information. Central to the project is the O*NET database, containing information on hundreds of standardized and occupation-specific descriptors. The database, which is available to the public at no cost, is continually updated by surveying a broad range of workers from each occupation. Information from this database forms the heart of O*NET OnLine, an interactive application for exploring and searching occupations. The database also provides the basis for our Career Exploration Tools, a set of valuable assessment instruments for workers and students looking to find or change careers.
The Occupational Information Network (O*NET) is being developed under the sponsorship of the US Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA) through a grant to the North Carolina Employment Security Commission.
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