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Backgroundcheck.org

Our guide gives students the information they need to proactively control and protect their online reputations so that it can't be used against them by potential employers.

ReputationManagement.com

 

General

Muhlenberg College Internship Manual

A Guide for Students, Faculty and Site Supervisors - Get important information here about doing an internship for academic credit.

Career Connections Job/Internship Database

The Career Connections database contains all of the internships and jobs received by the Career Center, as well as additional listings. All day students have been given an account (Wescoe students can contact the office to have one set up). Instructions on how to use the system can be found here.

NACElink for Students

Muhlenberg is one of 660 schools that has access to the hundreds of jobs listings in the NACELink database. You can set up an account for yourself by clicking on the icon above.

Job Choices Online

A web site of career development and job-search information for college students and new college graduates.  Owned and sponsored by NACE.

CareerRookie

Search for internships, part-time jobs and entry-level careers in various fields and locations.

Forte Foundation

A non-profit association of leading companies and top business schools working together to launch women into fulfilling, significant careers through access to business education, opportunities, and a community of successful women.  Click on the link to create your free account.

Riley Guide

A widely cited job search and career reference that offers in-depth career profiles as well as just-updated wage statistics for over 400 occupations that usually require higher education and are expected to be in demand in the years to come, including recommended degree level for entry and a number of jobs and annual openings. This resource also offers original articles that detail what to study, requirements for the profession, job flexibility, sortable salary data by city, and where to research further on selected association and government sites.

 

InternQube

InternQube serves as a resource hub to help students develop professional, or so-called soft, skills for the workplace.  It lists other web sites and search engines for those seeking jobs and internships, addressing such topics as professional dress, faith, diversity, interviewing, and salary.

Current Internships in Liberal Arts

Monthly publication with listings of Liberal Arts Internships.. All application information is included so you can apply directly to the employer. Contact the Career Center for the online username and password, or stop by our Career Library to see the most recent printout.

 

Monster College

Monster College provides full-time, part-time, temporary and internship opportunities targeted by employers to Muhlenberg College students and alumni. Create your own username and password and then log-in to search for positions.

 

Internships-USA: The Internship Series On-Line

The most comprehensive source of internship information on the web. This site provides full, up to date information on over 2,800 organizations offering internships and summer jobs for students.  A username and password in required to access this site.  Contact the Career Center at careers@muhlenberg.edu.

Berks Works

Identify internships, co-op experiences, or other career-development opportunities.  Database is for any college student who attended high school or college in Berks County, PA.


Career Builder

Store your resume on this program so that it can inform you of pertinent job leads via email and let you apply for jobs quickly online. Also, search for a job that suits your interests, geographic area, and desired salary. Even learn about the current job market.

Escape the City

This website is for talented 20-somethings looking to ditch the 9-to-5 and “do something different.” London-based founders Rob and Dom believe there’s more to life than doing work that doesn’t matter to you. More than 50,000 corporate professionals around the globe use this site to make their next career move.

We Work Remotely

We Work Remotely is a place to find and list jobs that aren’t restricted by commutes or a particular geographic area. Work remote!

Tweet My Jobs

Tweet My Jobs is for anyone who’s tired of filling out long applications on online job boards. It’s like Mad Libs for job-seekers. Type in your desired role and industry and how you wish to receive job leads (via email, mobile or Twitter) and matches are sent directly to you. Heavy hitters like Starbucks, UPS and Verizon all use this hiring tool.


Glassdoor

This job board site offers resources for a wide variety of fields – from customer service and clerical positions to health care and human resources. It includes lots of employee-generated content, which means an insider peek at anonymous salaries, company reviews and a sneak peek of interview questions and protocols.


Talent Zoo

Talent Zoo is for advertising, creative, digital, marketing and new media folks. This easy-to-navigate site not only connects qualified individuals with clients, but also offers helpful blogs and columns from industry thought-leaders.


Indeed

Indeed is for anyone who seeks a more efficient job-application process. With a few clicks of a mouse, applicants can narrow down job possibilities by position, salary, title, location and job type.


Chef2Chef

Chef2Chef is for culinary art students, chefs and hospitality industry types looking for positions in culinary field. Whether you’re a baker, bartender, restaurant manager or sommelier, this site features jobs across the country, as well as resources for those still in school, just starting out or looking for a career change.

Accounting/Business/Economics/Finance

 

Find Internship in Accounting/Business/Economics/Finance

This site lists internships directly communicated to the Accounting, Business, Economics, and Finance Departments. 

Marketing EDGE Jobs

Marketing EDGE is the only national nonprofit of its kind solely committed to acquaint professors and college students with - and to engage and involve them in - the thriving business of marketing. Marketing EDGE is supported solely by corporations and individuals who want to give back to the community.

Management, Leadership and Rotational Programs for College Grads

A list of organizations that have special programs for entry-level hires.


Current Jobs in Business and Management

Monthly publication with listings of hard to find entry-level and early career opportunities. All application information is included so you can apply directly to the employer. Contact the Career Center for the online username and password, or stop by our Career Library to see the most recent printout.


Communication

 

Current Jobs in Writing, Editing and Communication

Monthly publication with listings of hard to find entry-level and early career opportunities. All application information is included so you can apply directly to the employer. Contact the Career Center for the online username and password, or stop by our Career Library to see the most recent printout.


The Write Jobs

Writejobs.com provides job listings, career resources and information for journalism, media and publishing professionals.

Cynopsis Media

Cynopsis Media is publisher of five trade publications for the television, media, digital, TV Kids and TV sports industries, sent via email by 5:30am ET to more than 150,000 subscribers in over 58 countries. Search their website for job postings in these specific communication industries in a variety of locations.

 

Ed2010

A community of young, eager magazine editors and magazine-editor wannabes who want to learn more about the industry so we can fulfill our dreams of being in top editing positions by the year 2010.  Includes secret job listings as well as salary and career information and advice.


Entertainment Careers

Hundreds of job and internship listings for the Entertainment industry.  Also includes information about relevant books, career resources and industry news.


Viacom Careers

Lists jobs and internships for all of the organization's companies.  Viacom encompasses over 50 channels.

 

Hoojobs

Hoojobs is a job board for public relations and communications professionals.


Mediabistro

Mediabistro is for nyone who creates content – whether you’re an author, blogger, writer or editor.This site includes frequently updated job boards, bulletin boards, classes (both online and in real life) and in-depth “how to” informational pieces that create community.


Journalism Jobs

Journalism Jobs is for anyone involved in publishing and media. Not only does this site offer extensive job listings, it also features fellowship, internship, and online contest opportunities. It also includes industry commentary and event listings.


Public Relations Society of America Job Center

This site is for public relations, communications and marketing job-seekers. The site offers handy education and professional resources from entry to senior level, as well as a tool for those considering a career change to public relations.

Creative Careers

The Editor At Large
Explore "the interior design community" and search for job opportunities through the "Job Board" that provides a variety of creative employment listings.

Krop

Krop is for creative job-seekers from art directors and copywriters to web designers and developers. This site works double-duty as a portfolio host and receives more than one million visitors each month.

 

Environment/Science/Health/Technology

 

Environmental Career Center

EnvironmentalCareer.com brings together leading environmental employers with the best candidates to work for a better environment.

Environmental Protection Agency Opportunities

This diverse workforce connects to more than just a career. EPA shares a common passion to promote a cleaner, healthier environment.  Discover how exciting safeguarding our natural resources and protecting human health can be.  EPA consistently rank as one of the top federal agencies in which to work, with great benefits and work flexibilities. Find yourself at EPA.

Sustainable Careers

Green Gestures is part of the goal to create an environmentally sustainable future for the United States. By using this website to find jobs, you can help develop a greener American society through careers that support this future. At the job portal, Green Gestures provides a constantly updated collection of jobs and internships related to the environment, sustainability, and renewable energy.

 U.S. Partnership for Education for Sustainable Development

A comprehensive listing of sustainable career resources and links to their webpages.

Green Careers Journal

This publication contains current job listings and information, as well as articles and insight on the environmental careers world. To access the current issue, click on the "View Current Issue" button and enter the password. To request the password, contact the Career Center.

 

Green Local Jobs

This site links to a series of job search sites that are frequented by companies representing the full spectrum of the green industry .

NewScientist Jobs

A leading web-based career service produced and owned, in partnership, by the publishers of Cell, BioMedNet and New Scientist. You will find jobs in both Bioscience and Chemistry.

Sustainable Careers

A national green job directory that aims to provide information on a diverse range of jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities within the environmental sector. The goal is to promote a greener American society through careers that support this future.

WebGURU

The Web Guide to Research for Undergraduates (WebGURU) is an interactive web-based tool intended to assist undergraduates navigating the hurdles of an undergraduate research experience.


Absolutely Healthcare

Browse 275,000+ Healthcare / Medical jobs for employment throughout the USA. Post your resume, obtain licensing information, review Health Care salary data, and set up a Job Search Agent.

Public Health Online

The organization is chartered with providing community resources for public health careers and education.  The site goes in-depth into specialty public health education and careers to provide actionable information through scholarships, salary tools, career path timelines, and job resources.


Medzilla

Thousands of jobs for biotechnology, pharmaceutical, science, medicine, and health care professionals. Also available are forums and career-related articles.


HealtheCareers Network

Find thousands of jobs in the medical field, including allied health professions. Search for positions by title, location or lifestyle. Site also includes career advice, employer profiles and industry news.


Biospace Career Center

Biospace is a provider of web-based resources and information to the life science industry. The site has over one thousand job listings throughout the US for life science professionals.


Government/Political Science/Law

 

Internships in Government/Political Science/Law

This database lists internships communicated directly to the Political Science Department.  It includes paid and unpaid internships in a variety of areas including state and national legislatures, campaigns, local government administrative offices, law offices, and non-profit organizations.

 

Jobs with the Federal Government

Muhlenberg has partnered with federal agencies and other campuses through A Call to Serve, a national initiative designed to educate about the importance of a strong civil service, help re-establish links between federal agencies and campuses, and provide students with information about the unique and dynamic opportunities that federal jobs provide. Click the link above for more information on federal jobs and agencies.



Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship

A highly-competitive national program that provides college and grad school graduates the opportunity to work in Washington, DC, with one of more than two dozen participating public-interest organizations focusing on international security issues.


Current Jobs International

Monthly publication with listings of hard to find entry-level and early career opportunities. All application information is included so you can apply directly to the employer. Contact the Career Center for the online username and password, or stop by our Career Library to see the most recent printout.


U. S. House of Representatives Employment Opportunities

The House Vacancy Announcement and Placement Service ("HVAPS") assists House members, committees and leadership by posting job vacancies and maintaining a resume bank. HVAPS provides confidential referral of resumes when House offices request them.

USAJobs

USAJobs is the official website for jobs with the United States Federal Government. It is the one-stop source for Federal jobs and employment information.


Federal Government Jobs

This site provides free, accessible job listings for all the US Federal Government Jobs. The listings can be accessed by state, title, or keyword.


Law Jobs

This site is for people looking for careers in the legal field. Job-seekers can browse by category or location for everything from contract work to in-house positions. The site offers many resources, including connecting workers with temporary legal staffing agencies and legal recruiters.

Local Positions

    • Please refer to our numerous resources to start your job search within the Lehigh Valley area today! Access the networks of the
      PA Department of Industry and Counseling Services Group to see what type of employment opportunities are available for you!

    Check out our weekly postings from PA Career Link,
    Community Services Group, Granted or search opportunities on JobGateway!

    •        Pennsylvania's CareerLink® website        

    •       Community Service Group        
    • Granted

Museum/Theatre/Arts

Music, Media, and Entertainment Guide 2013

 


ArtSEARCH

ArtSEARCH, The National Employment Bulletin for the Arts is available both in print version (in the Career Center library) and online. It is organized into five categories:

  • Administration
  • Artistic
  • Production
  • Career Development
  • Education
Students can search for opportunities by category, location or title. Email the Career Center at careers@muhlenberg.edu to request the password - you will receive it via email.

Current Jobs in Performing Arts

Monthly publication with listings of hard to find entry-level and early career opportunities. All application information is included so you can apply directly to the employer. Contact the Career Center for the online username and password, or stop by our Career Library to see the most recent printout.


Fishbowl Collective Information Packet

The Fishbowl Collective, conglomerate of NYC-based Muhlenberg Alumni working in the performing arts and entertainment industries, includes some of Muhlenberg’s most impressive graduates — actors, singers, dancers, writers, and choreographers — many of whom have worked on Broadway, in Broadway tours, in film and television, and at major regional theatre and dance companies.  This packet contains some of their insights on what it means to be a working actor in New York City: the continued training, the ins and outs of booking jobs, and a closer look at how to create your own work.

 

American Association of Museums - jobHQ

AAM is the only organization representing the entire scope of museums and professionals and nonpaid staff who work for and with museums.  Every type of museum is represented including art, history, science, military and maritime, and youth museums, as well as aquariums, zoos, botanical gardens, arboretums, historic sites, and science and technology centers.


TVI Actors Studio Casting Notices

TVI is actually an acting school, but has a list of upcoming auditions on their web site.

NY Foundation for the Arts

NYFA is the largest national online resource for jobs and internships, opportunities and services, event listings, and studio spaces for artists, art administrators, and museum professionals.

 Americans for the Arts

Our mission is to serve, advance, and lead the network of organizations and individuals who cultivate, promote, sustain, and support the arts in America.

American Association of Museum Directors

AAMD supports its members in increasing the contribution of art museums to society. It accomplishes this mission by establishing and maintaining the highest standards of professional practice, serving as forum for the exchange of information and ideas, acting as an advocate for its member art museums, and being a leader in shaping public discourse about the arts community and the role of art in society.  A current job listing is maintained.


Psychology/Social Service/Non-Profits

 

Nonprofit Jobs - Idealist.org

Idealist, a project of Action Without Borders. brings together over 33,000 nonprofit and community organizations in 165 countries, which you can search or browse by name, location or mission. You'll find thousands of volunteer opportunities, in the US and abroad, as well as a comprehensive Nonprofit Career Center with hundreds of job and internship listings. This is one of our favorite sites.


The Nonprofit Jobs Cooperative

The Nonprofit Jobs Cooperative is a collaboration of nonprofit management centers from across the United States. Their goal is to provide a one-stop source for job seekers to search for nonprofit jobs, and for employers to easily publish job opportunities within specific regions.


Association of Fundraising Professionals - Job Listings

The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) is the professional association of individuals responsible for generating philanthropic support for a wide variety of nonprofit, charitable organizations. Founded in 1960, AFP (formerly the National Society of Fund Raising Executives) advances philanthropy through its more than 26,000 members in 172 chapters throughout the world.


Philanthropy Careers

Hundreds of positions listed from The Chronicle of Philanthropy  - the No. 1 news source, in print and online, for charity leaders, fund raisers, grant makers, and other people involved in the philanthropic enterprise.


Religion

 

JewishJobs.com

The JewishJobs.com mission is to connect dedicated Jewish communal professionals with jobs in the nonprofit Jewish community.  The site began March 2001 and is now the leading Jewish communal jobs resource.  Jewish communal employers advertise open job positions and search the resumes of job seekers. Jewish communal job seekers search, find and apply to jobs and post resumes online for employers to search and review.

 

MinistrySearch.com

MinistrySearch provides descriptions of available church job openings, including openings for senior pastors, worship leaders, youth pastors, and other church leadership positions. Christian school jobs, Christian camping opportunities, chaplain positions, mission vacancies, and other religious employment opportunities can also be listed.


Special Populations

 

ATHLETES

Athletes to Business is the connecting link between the talented individuals ready to "jump start" their career and Corporate America anxious to find motivated and diverse individuals to build high performing work teams. 

 

INROADS

The mission of INROADS is to develop and place talented minority youth in business and industry and prepare them for corporate and community leadership.

Workplace Diversity

WorkplaceDiversity.com has an extensive database of employment opportunities across all sectors nationwide. They provide a forum for diverse candidates to connect with employers who seek them.

 

OUT FOR WORK

OFW functions as a complementary component in the total educational experience of LGBT students, primarily in the development, evaluation, initiation, and implementation of career plans and opportunities.

 


Think Beyond the Label

Think Beyond the Label is a job search site for workers with disabilities. Job results are prioritized to first list those companies that are actively recruiting qualified job candidates with disabilities.

Nemnet

Nemnet, The National Employment Minority Network, est. in 1994, is a national resource organization committed to assisting schools and organizations in the identification and recruitment of minority teachers, administrators and coaches. Each year, nemnet works with over 350 public and private schools [k-12], colleges and universities and non-profit organizations and in turn, assists thousands of minority students and professionals in their search for professional development and employment. So, whether you are looking for a job in education or looking to diversify your faculty and staff, we can help. . . cast a broader net!

 

 

 
 

Have you found any other great career-related links? Let us know by sending an e-mail to careers@muhlenberg.edu.


 



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