Jobs & Careers

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Explore Library services, resources, and programs that can help with your career and job search.

Jobs and Careers programs full calender.  

Be sure to check out the Illinois workNet Center's work-from-home jobs and resources page

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Online Resources

Job Search Websites

  • Chicago Tech+Startups:  Online community for Chicago startups and tech companies. Find startup jobs, tech news and events.
  • Disabledperson: A 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose mission is to reduce the high unemployment rate of individuals with disabilities.
  • Flexjobs: The #1 job site to find vetted remote, work from home, and flexible job opportunities since 2007.
  • Glassdoor: The worldwide leader on insights about jobs and companies.
  • Indeed: The #1 job site in the world with over 250M unique visitors every month.
  • Illinois Job Link: A robust, dynamic and comprehensive, web-based workforce development system for job seekers and employers. 
  • USA Jobs: Connects job seekers with federal employment opportunities across the United States and around the world.
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Jobs and Careers Programs

Catch up on the latest Jobs & Careers programs

Resume Workshop
Access video recording

Resume Resources

The Successful Federal Job Search
Presenter: Nancy Segal, Solutions for the Workplace 
Access the video recording here:  https://youtu.be/ISuoDmASBnQ

Negotiate Like a Pro to Raise Your Salary
Presenter: Lauren Milligan, ResuMAYDAY 
Access the video recording here: https://youtu.be/j1XHNJhghq0

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One-on-One Help

For Arlington Heights cardholders, an Info Services Librarian is available to help guide you to resources that may help with your job search. Complete our appointment form and someone will get in touch soon.

 Request an Appointment 

Resume and LinkedIn Reviews
Schedule an appointment today to have your resume or LinkedIn profile reviewed. Expert resume reviewers are available free of charge to Arlington Heights cardholders. Daytime and evening sessions are available at ahml.info/form/schedule-an-appointment  

Reminders:

  • Customers are allotted up to three 1-hour sessions per year.
  • Appointments are ONLY 60 minutes.
  • If you would like to follow up with the resume reviewer, please submit another appointment request
  • Reviewer will only work with you on your resume or LinkedIn profile. Reviewers will not write your resume for you.
  • If you need additional help with your job search, please request an appointment with one of our librarians at ahml.info/form/schedule-an-appointment  
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Job Fairs

Cook County Career Connector
October 28, 9am
Harper College
1200 West Algonquin Road, Student Center - Building A, Room 236, Palatine, IL 60067
Click here for details: Career Connector Job Fair

Multiple employers - Multiple jobs (entry-level to senior management)

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Top 100 Hybrid Jobs in 2022

In recognition of hybrid being the new workplace normal, FlexJobs has curated a list of the Top 100 Companies for Hybrid Jobs! FlexJobs is the longtime leader in helping job seekers find the highest-quality remote, work-from-home, hybrid, and flexible jobs. Below I have listed the top 10 companies. For the full list, click here: Flexjobs Top 100

The companies with an asterisk (*) made FlexJobs’ 2022 Top 100 Companies for Remote Jobs list, demonstrating their commitment to offering remote work options.

  1. Kelly*
  2. Robert Half International*
  3. Thermo Fisher Scientific*
  4. LHH – Lee Hecht Harrison*
  5. UnitedHealth Group*
  6. CVS Health*
  7. Twilio*
  8. Randstad*
  9. Verizon*
  10. Grand Canyon Education – GCE*