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downloadIn today’s technological world you can find the job of your dream just from doing a few searches online. The problem is that many people don’t know where to begin, or how to go about making themselves stand out in a sea of applicants for a single position. That’s why we’ve laid out a few great online job search tools for you to explore that can help you find the job of your dreams.


Before we get started talking about applying for jobs, it’s important to use a few resources that are great to use before you start sending off your cover letters and resumes. Do you ever wonder what potential employers might find about you when doing background checks? You can find out with the help of EKnowID. If you do find something negative come up in a background check, make sure you bring it to the employers attention before they do a background check on you. You will be able to explain yourself thoroughly and make you into a more trustworthy person in their eyes.

It can be challenging to find open positions in the food quality and food safety industries when the number of open positions across the country are extremely specialized and fairly scarce. Even more challenging is relying on company websites for up to date and organized information regarding their job postings. That makes job sites like great, as they provided up to date job postings in specific categories, which are organized geographically. You can use their Food Safety Job Search Tool to find open positions in your area of specialty that are nearby you.



If you are a geographically minded person like myself, or you need to find a specific job in a specific geographic region, JobCompass can do just that for you. Search for jobs that you may be interested in, and they will plot on a map where the jobs are located. You can save, make notes, and even get email and website information for the open job positions. JobCompass also comes with a mobile app, making it easier for you to locate the building before you go in to interview.


With tech jobs growing in demand, many job seekers are willing and excited to take on new positions in IT, web design, and other tech related job fields. Narrow your search down to the industry and location you are most interested in and see what you can find. You can also set up email alerts for when job positions become open.

Google Alerts

While many job sites provide great information on open positions, not all employers use them to find job candidates. You can know when an employer posts a new job to their site when Google knows with the help of Google Alerts. Set it up correctly, and you will receive email alerts when particular websites are updated, or when sites that pertain to a particular set of keywords are updated.

IPQ Career Planner

If you’re still a bit indecisive on what industry or career type is a good match for you, IPQ Career Planner can help steer you in the right direction. Provide some personal information and background information about yourself, and they can give you a sense of the job types that you would enjoy, and whether those jobs are appropriate for your background and skill set. IPQ Career Planner has an app for iPhone users for those who like to be on the go.

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