RESOURCES FOR JOB SEEKERS
Employment & Career Resources
MassHire Career Center provides services focused on connecting job seekers and employers, to meet the employment and career advancement needs of individuals and the workforce needs of businesses.
Looking for a new job? Search and apply for current full-time and part-time jobs. Plus JobQuest provides additional tools to assist job seekers identify potential jobs that meet their career objectives.
Your source for employment information and inspiration to manage your career with tools to help job seekers, students, businesses and career professionals Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.
MassCIS is designed to provide occupational and educational information to help people make better-informed career and school choices.
O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!
Apprenticeship is a career pathway where individuals can earn and learn at the same time! Visit Apprentice.gov to learn about the benefits of apprenticeship and launch your career with an apprenticeship program.
A workforce development agency that strengthens the skills of Massachusetts youth and adults by investing in innovative partnerships with industry, education and workforce organizations.
A leader in helping mid-career people obtain work and remain employable throughout their lifetimes.
My Next Move is an interactive tool sponsored by the US Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration for job seekers and students to learn more about their career options.
A free educational resource helping students determine their best career path options.
Find information on accredited business schools in the US featuring accredited business programs from not-for-profit or public schools.
Resources for Persons with Disabilities
Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission is a public vocational rehabilitation, independent living and disability determination services for Massachusetts.
Helps job applicants with disabilities find employers listing suitable jobs on the Internet.
MassOptions connects elders, individuals with disabilities and their caregivers with agencies and organizations that can best meet their needs. Learn more about MassOptions, the network of partners and State agencies and how to contact them here.
INDEX helps people with disabilities find the information they need. INDEX collects and keeps up-to-date information on programs, providers and services in Massachusetts that have something to offer to people with disabilities.
The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is the leading source of free, expert, and confidential guidance on workplace accommodations and disability employment issues.
State & Federal Benefit Resources
Find over a thousand Federal and State benefits including housing, food/nutrition, education, grants/loans, disaster relief and Medicare/Medicaid.
DUA oversees the unemployment insurance (UI) program, which provides temporary income assistance to eligible workers in Massachusetts. DUA also determines and collects employer contributions to the UI program.
Mass 211 connects callers to information about critical health and human services available in their community. It serves as a resource for finding government benefits and services, nonprofit organizations, support groups, volunteer opportunities, donation programs, and other local resources.
Fidelity Bonds for “at-risk,” hard-to-place job seekers. The bonds cover the first six months of employment at no cost to the job applicant or the employer.
Resources for Transportation
Programs for transportation options that not only result in cleaner air, but also faster and easier commutes.
A one-stop searchable directory of public, private and accessible transportation options in Massachusetts
Information to help seniors, people with disabilities, veterans, commuters, and others find a ride in Massachusetts.