How to find a job
These government websites can help you find a job in the private sector and state and federal government jobs.
Search for a job
Look for jobs in these databases. Use keywords or job titles to search for openings.
- Search for jobs on CareerOneStop
- Search for jobs in your state's job bank
- Search the American Job Center database
- Search for jobs in your local newspaper and its website
Search for a government job
Federal government jobs
USAJOBS is the central place to find and apply for federal jobs at U.S. government agencies around the world.
Federal jobs for special groups
There are programs to help certain groups start federal careers. There are unique hiring paths if you are a:
- Military spouse
- Student or recent graduate
- Person with disability
- Native American
State government jobs
Find jobs in your state or territory's government.
LAST UPDATED: May 30, 2023