Rosenberg LibraryRoenberg Library
2310 Sealy Street, Galveston, TX 77550-2220
(409) 763-8854
fax (409) 763-0275
Features Tools for Texas Job Seekers

Here you'll find links to job opportunities and other helpful resources to aid your search for employment in the Galveston area and the State of Texas. 

Note: The information on this page is not meant to be an exhaustive list of websites that offer job searches; there are many others. If you don't find what you're looking for here, try a Google search for jobs you might find interesting or for which you feel qualified and for help in conducting a job search, writing a résumé, and landing an interview.

Also note that for online job applications, you will need an email account. At the bottom of this page is a list of sites offering free email accounts. You can also take a course in creating a free email account from the Rosenberg Library. Ask at the 3rd Floor Computer Lab desk, or call (409) 763-8854 ext. 130.

Click either a picture icon or underlined link to proceed to the specified website.
 
TEXAS AGENCIES:
 
 
State of Texas Application for Employment (required for some jobs in Texas)
JOBS:
Texas Job Fair Calendar
http://www.texasjobfaircalendar.com/

Texas Jobs:

Texas Jobs at Jobing.com: http://texas.jobing.com/search_power.asp

Texas Hot Jobs: http://www.texashotjobs.org/ (medical/healthcare)

Galveston Texas Jobs: http://galvestontexasjobs.com/

Craigslist - Galveston: http://galveston.craigslist.org/  (look under the heading "jobs")

Craigslist - Houston:  http://houston.craigslist.org/ (look under the heading "jobs")

Texas Non-Profits: http://www.txnp.org/jobs/jobsearch.asp


Galveston Temporary Employment:

Action Personnel, 1721 23rd Street, Galveston (409) 762-0387 (apply in person)

Express Personnel Services, 1020 23rd Street, Galveston (409) 741-9990 (apply in person)


Public Sector Jobs:

City of Galveston: http://www.cityofgalveston.org/519/Employment

County of Galveston: http://www.co.galveston.tx.us/hr/positions.htm


Non-State-Specific Jobs:

Vault: http://www.vault.com/

Monster: http://www.monster.com/

JobDango: http://www.jobdango.com/


Green / Natural Resources Jobs:

Environmental Jobs and Careers: http://www.ejobs.org/

Green Jobs Ready: http://www.greenjobsready.com/

Eco.org: http://www.eco.org/


Seniors:

Senior Job Bank: http://seniorjobbank.com/

Seniors 4 Hire: http://seniors4hire.org/


JOB SEARCH AIDS:

Texas Specific:

Texas Job Hunter's Guide: http://www.twc.state.tx.us/news/tjhg/toc.html


Non-State-Specific:
Job & Career Accelerator Job & Career Accelerator (Requires a Rosenberg Library card when used outside the library setting.) ("How to fill out a job application" is located under the "Guidance" tab.)

Wall Street Journal Career Builder: http://online.wsj.com/public/page/news-career-jobs.html

Microsoft Office Résumé and Cover Letter Templates: https://templates.office.com/en-us/Resumes-and-Cover-Letters


Unemployment Information:

Texas Unemployment Benefits (Texas Workforce): http://www.twc.state.tx.us/ui/uiclaim.html

Unemployment Benefits Information: http://www.twc.state.tx.us/ui/bnfts/claimantinfo.html


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