Cornell CIS

Where To Look For Jobs

Handshake, College to Career Programs, Associations, LinkedIn, Indeed, Indeed Tools

Handshake

Handshake is an online tool that Cornell Career Services ulitizes for assisting students with all aspects of their job search.

Review posted job openings and deadlines to apply

Learn about when career fairs, tech talks, networking events are happening

College to Career Programs

In order to assist those who are new to the job market and provide additional support for those candidates, some companies offer "college to career programs." These programs offer separate career and job search sections on their websites targetted at prospective and recent graduates vs. those who have been in the work-force for a while.

The college to career pages usually also provide additional resources for students to help them navigate through the application and interview process.

Companies which offer College to Career Hire Programs/Resources

Although the pages above are directed towards college students, you can also check out the company pages directed at those who have been in the work force as you may find a position for which you are qualified and interested in. 

You can find additional college to career programs by simply doing a Google search for college or university hire programs

Professional Associations and Societies

Many professional associations have a career section in their online journal. Many offer discounted student rates to join.  Sign up for their list serv’s and to receive news about positions from them where applicable.

Professional Networking Sites

LinkedIn

You can search the 'jobs' tab on LinkedIn using key words to narrow down results for positions you might be interested in. You can limit the time frame which the positions were posted and check bcak using the same search to see what has been added in subsequent weeks.

Jobs in the Federal Government

Oak Ridge Insitute for Science and Education (ORISE) Careers – Information for Fellowships, Internships, and Post Graduate Research Programs

Zintellect – Filter through the ORISE opportunities here by categories including Citizenship (US Citizen, Permanent Resident, or No Requirement)

More information about government jobs for non-citizens

USAJobs The Federal Governments Official Employment Site

Job Search Engines

Indeed

Indeed.com is a job search tool you may find useful. It has a broad scope of jobs listed aggregated from other job search engines like Monster.com and CareerBuilder.com.  

  • Search by location, skills and levels.
  • Search using skills as well as titles

Other Resources at Cornell Career Services. Check out the internship and job search link.