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America’s Job Bank

Sponsored by U.S. Department of Labor

America’s Job Bank (AJB) is the nation’s largest (over 1 million jobs and 450,000 resumes) Web-based labor exchange that connects employers and jobseekers free of cost. Jobseekers can use this site to post resumes and search for the most current openings. Employers of all sizes can post job listings, create customized job orders, get labor market information, and search resumes automatically to find the right people.

America’s Career InfoNet

U.S. Department of Labor

America’s Career InfoNet provides students, jobseekers, employers, and workforce professionals a wealth of career oriented online information and resources. Some of the tools on the site are: an employability checkup, a job description writer, a financial aid advisor, an employer locator, a reading room, a skills profiler, a resume tutorial, occupational reports, academic scholarship information, and career information streaming videos. Visitors can learn more about typical wages, employment, and education trends across occupations and industries via comparable national, State, and local labor information.

America's Service Locator (for One-Stop Career Centers)

U.S. Department of Labor

America's Service Locator connects users to local One-Stop Career Centers. Employment and training services, including job search assistance, resume writing, career assessment, and job training, are provided by nearly 3,400 One-Stop Career Centers throughout the United States. Note that individual One-Stop Career Centers may have a different “brand name” such as CareerLink, JobLink, etc.

Toll-Free Helpline

U.S. Department of Labor

The Toll-Free Helpline 1-877-US2-JOBS: 1-877-899-5627 (TTY) aids callers searching for basic information on career services, laid-off worker assistance, career related Web sites, and accessing service locations. In addition, Helpline operators have BRAC-specific information to refer callers to local programs, including One-Stop Career Centers for assistance. Help is available in over 40 languages.

O*NET

U.S. Department of Labor

The Occupational Information Network (O*NET) Resource Center is a unique, powerful source for continually updated information on skill requirements and occupational characteristics. The O*NET system helps businesses, jobseekers, students, and workforce investment and human resource professionals make informed employment, training, and business development decisions. O*NET information on occupational interests and work values helps the public to form career goals and develop education and training plans for work they are likely to find satisfying.

USAJOBS

U.S. Office of Personnel Management

USAJOBS is the official job site for the United States Federal Government. The site contains Federal job announcements, application forms, a searchable database of Federal job openings, an online resume builder, and tips and other tools for jobseekers.

The United States Postal Service®

U.S. Postal Service

The U. S. Postal Service® delivers 700 million messages and packages every day to more than 144 million families and businesses. American households are provided with a wide range of shipping and mailing products and services, including the ability to change their address, forward mail, hold mail, rent Post Office boxes, locate a Post Office, calculate postage, and print postage online. Those affected by BRAC can conveniently access USPS® services online through the above Web site or by visiting any of the 37,000 local Post Offices.

In the News

  • With or without BRAC, DoD’s footprint is shrinking

    April 8, 2015 – Federal News Radio, By Jared Serbu In each of the past four years, the Pentagon has proposed a new round of base closures and Congress has rejected every one so far. But with or without lawmakers’ approval, the military’s footprint is shrinking. The Defense Department has hinted...

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  • Not Your Grandfather’s Factories

    Governing (Voices of the Governing Institute), By Anne Kim – April 8, 2015 It’s not easy for manufacturing to attract the younger, skilled workers that it needs. We need to focus on both the educational pipeline and public perceptions. For much of the past 30 years, the American public’s view of...

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  • Improving Public Services: The Secrets of Award-Winning Cities

    April 6, 2015 – Governing, By John M. Kamensky Local governments, their citizens and community interest groups all want better service delivery, and more than ever are looking to technology to make that happen. But technology alone won’t work. What cities that have been recognized for innovations...

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  • Looming Army cuts fill Texas leaders with dread

    April 4, 2015 – San Antonio Express-News, By Sig Christenson Automatic federal spending cuts over the last three years have hurt several Texas cities with large military installations — part of the budget sequester that will reduce the size of the Army by 80,000...

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  • IMCOM leaders set sights on 2025

    April 2, 2015 – Hawai’i Army Weekly (Army News Service) SAN ANTONIO — U.S. Army Installation Management Command top leaders held a conference, here, for garrison commanders and command sergeants major to set a collective course for IMCOM 2025 and Beyond.

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  • Budgets Signal Sequester Cuts Here to Stay

    March 30, 2015 – Defense News, By John T. Bennett WASHINGTON — What to do about sequestration is one issue House and Senate negotiators can skip as they craft a compromise 2016 federal budget blueprint. That’s because spending resolutions approved last week by the House and Senate both leave the...

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