Enhance your search with these industry-specific and general posting sites. Plus, recommended salary calculators and relocation tools.​

INDUSTRY-SPECIFIC RESOURCES

Utilize Gateway’s Career Communities to access industry information, conduct employer research, discover internship and/or job opportunities, and reference document samples, Lafayette graduate outcomes data, and more across seven career groupings. Unsure of which career areas may be of interest to you? Start with our “Exploring” community to connect to helpful resources to get you started! Access the Career Communities here.

BUZZFILE

Access Buzzfile to locate employers by major (including the majority of Lafayette majors, and beyond) and state. Then, drill down by city, zip code, industry, and more if you wish. OR, build your own list of target employers, using the Buzzfile database to filter 18 million organizations (including for profit, non-profit, government, and religious) by more than 18,000 industry categories. Access this powerful resource now.

GENERAL POSTING SITES, INTERNATIONAL RESOURCES, SALARY & RELOCATION INFORMATION

General Posting Sites

Campus Career Center
This job listing service (Bulletin Board) allows candidates to review job and internship postings that span the globe. Their database search service, Candidate Connect, allows candidates to showcase their academic backgrounds and skill-sets to companies that pursue top candidates for worldwide recruitment.

CareerBuilder
Contains information on employers, has articles and book excerpts, and has job listings.

Career Central
Tell them what you want and they’ll bring hiring companies to you via e-mail.

Careers.Org
Check out the regional section or browse the whole site for access to over 7500 links sorted by topic and region.

College Central
Submit your resume to specific companies or search through a variety of categories for job postings nationwide.

CollegeGrad
Offers information on interviews & negotiations, resumes & cover letters, internships and a job-posting search.

Career Journal
Visit the database of over 30,000 job from the nation’s top employers, plus scan the hundreds of articles on all aspects of job hunting and career management by the Wall Street Journal.

Cool Works
Check out what it takes to live and work in the kinds of places that most people only get to visit.

h1visajobs.com
Online Database of American Employers for International Professionals.

Idealist
Welcome to the global clearinghouse of nonprofit and volunteering resources. Search for all types of positions open here in the U.S. and around the world, read articles on topics affecting our nation and neighbors overseas, find the latest news on upcoming conferences, a directory of non-profit organizations plus more.

Indeed
Search job sites, newspapers, associations and company career pages. Gain free access to millions of jobs and internships from hundreds of job boards, newspaper classifieds and company websites.

JobbyDoo
Job search website that aggregates job vacancies from all career sites, job boards, and recruitment agencies, and organizes information in an accessible and useful way.

JobLift
Joblift uses extensive filters and an intelligent search algorithm to deliver the results on one clear website.

LinkedIn
This is a powerful tool for you to research and pursue job opportunities with the competitive knowledge needed to make opportunities a reality.

Neuvoo
Search for positions in 64 countries. Look for opportunities by keyword, position title, or even skill.

SimplyHired
They search thousands of job sites and companies, just so you don’t have to. Job searching made simple.

Vault
Access this career information web site that provides employee surveys of top employers, career advice, job listings, company rankings, and career guides to individual industries.

VentureLoop
VentureLoop is the worldwide leader in job postings focused on venture-backed companies. Many of the job postings found on VentureLoop cannot be found on any other job board.

Your Job Search Toolkit
Everything you need to launch the search, rock the interview, land the offer, negotiate pay, and get ahead once you’ve got the job.

International Opportunities

CareerJet
An international employment search engine. You can search and browse by keywords and location.

GoAbroad.com
Look for international work by country and job type. Includes some travel and career resources. Free to jobseekers.

GoinGlobal
Access this extensive database that features 42 Country Career Guides, 80+ City Career Guides, corporate profiles and more than 16 million internship and job listings within the USA and around the world. Access via The Marquis’s Favorites section of your CareerSpot account.

IASTE United States
A program where students can gain technical experience abroad.  Site includes application process.

iHipo
Search for internships and research companies through this “High Potential” network dedicated to empowering international careers.

OverseasJobs.com
Interested in working beyond the American border? Try venturing here for various types of positions all around the globe. It’s a neat site with quite a lot of information.

Information & Resources

Escape Artist
A website showing you how to restart your life abroad. With thousands of articles, contacts, resources, links and tools for finding overseas real estate, international employment, artist havens, unique destinations, and requirements for living an international lifestyle.

ExpatExchange
Founded in 1997, ExpatExchange.com has become the largest online community for English-speaking expatriates.

GoinGlobal
Access this extensive database that features 42 Country Career Guides, 80+ City Career Guides, corporate profiles and more than 16 million internship and job listings within the USA and around the world. Access via The Marquis’s Favorites section of your CareerSpot account.

Transitions Abroad
A web portal for working, studying, living and volunteering abroad.

Government Agencies

National Security Education Program
A U.S. government program aims to develop a pipeline of foreign language and cultural expertise for the government workforce.

The United Nations
Check the employment opportunities here and see “what in the world” you can do as a member of the UN.

U.S. Department of State Office of Overseas Schools 
The mission of the Office of Overseas Schools is to promote quality educational opportunities at the elementary and secondary level for dependents of American citizens carrying out our programs and interests of the U.S. Government abroad. Job postings can be found on this site.

Organization Web Sites

AIESEC
AIESEC (eye-sek) is the global youth network impacting the world through leadership development experiences.

Cultural Vistas: Gain Experience for the Cultural Workplace
Offers and arranges on the job training programs in over 80 countries for students from a variety of majors and backgrounds.

BUNAC
Through BUNAC, work, intern, volunteer abroad.

Council on International Educational Exchange
If you’re a college student or recent graduate with three to six months to enjoy an unforgettable travel experience, you can take advantage of Council’s Work Abroad program.

Global Impact 
This not-for-profit organization consists of the leading international humanitarian agencies, dedicated to helping people around the world.

 

Salary Resources

Glassdoor.com: This site gives you an inside look at company salaries, reviews and interview questions for more than 84,000 companies.

GoodCalculators US Salary Tax Calculator: You are able to use our United States Salary Tax Calculator in order to determine how much of your annual salary goes into your bank account, and how much of it goes towards payments such as: federal taxes, state taxes, Medicare, Social Security, and other payments.

LinkedIn: Discover your earning potential with LinkedIn’s powerful suite of tools for students to research salaries by job title, location, and more.

NACE Salary Calculator: The NACE Salary Calculator Center is a salary survey data resource designed to save you time and money, and provide you with reliable and proven results-in minutes!

Neuvoo Net Pay Calculator: Utilize this tool to calculate your estimated net pay (also known as “take home” pay) after deductions (federal and state income taxes, social security, medicare) are taken out of your gross pay. Salary search and job search tools also available.

PayScale Company Information: This site offers complimentary salary and cost of living calculators that you can use to decide where you’d like to live, negotiate salaries, and better prepare for interviews.

Real World Play Book: Access an array of helpful resources including those for salary negotiation, budgeting, building credit, relocating, and more.

Salary.com: Use the free calculator to access salary ranges by job title and geographic location.

Relocation Information

Datamasters
Their interactive cost-of-living comparison calculator allows professionals considering relocation from your present area to a new area to understand the effects of relocation on your dollar’s buying power.

ERI’s Cost-of-Living and Salary Calculators
This website offers a free salary potential calculator and a cost-of-living calculator for over 7,200 U.S., Canadian and international cities plus salary survey and relocation information. ERI Economic Research Institute provides compensation software for over 80 percent of Fortune 500 companies and thousands of other organizations to set salary and relocation costs.

Move
So you’ve got your job…but where you gonna live? This site will let you search by location, number of bedrooms, types of amenities desired, etc. And best of all it will provide pictures and floor layouts of the places selected.

ABODO (formerly MyApartmentMap)
An easy way to search for an apartment online. Search by zip code or state, or browse by criteria.

ApartmentList.com
Specializes in the development of nationwide, affordable apartment listings

oodle.com
Properties for rent.

Passport Career
Considering relocating to a different country? Access powerful resources including: visa requirements, ways to engage in your community, cultural norms, workplace standards, and much more. Access information on more than 75 countries and 250 cities around the globe!

Homefair.com
Helps you pick your own list of the 10 best cities to live in. Homefair calculators also compute the cost-of-living differences among hundreds of U.S.cities.

American Immigration Network
AIN’s in house licensed immigration attorneys can assist you in making the transition from student to professional. Do it Yourself U.S. Immigration Kits can be ordered at 1-888-529-4052. Check out these inexpensive solutions.

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services
Interested in applying for naturalization? Or are you an expatriate desiring to work in the U.S. on a more permanent basis? This site may offer some helpful information for your transition.

Zumper
Home and apartment rental listings that are updated in real-time to ensure accuracy and availability.

Trulia
The second larges inventory of rentals in the nation. Offers extensive local information for every city in the US.

NerdWallet Cost of Living Calculator
Detailed City Life Profiles – Access detailed profiles of more than 25 of the US’s most popular cities. Details include cost of living, demographics, quality of life, school information, and city comparisons.

Zillow Rent
Lock in a lease sooner with the newest listings at your fingertips. Search apartments, single-family homes and more to find the perfect rental for you.