Employment and Career Resources
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Unemployment Insurance Agency -- A State of Michigan department handling unemployment insurance services.
- UIA Internet Filed Claims System -- The place to file an online unemployment claim.
Search for Local Jobs
|Michigan Film/TV Casting Calls||
City jobs: City of Grand Rapids job opportunities
County jobs: Kent County Employment OpportunitiesState jobs: Michigan Civil Service Commission
National and International Employment Resources
America's Job Bank - links to States' Job Banks
Craigslist Jobs - initial searches by city or countryUSA Jobs
These subscription databases are openly accessible to all patrons from any of our library locations. Home access is limited to Grand Rapids Public Library cardholders only.
Learning Express Library -- Practice tests for health care, civil service, computer skills, citizenship and much more. Use the Job and Career Accelerator for help with resumes, cover letters, tips for interviewing, etc.
Business & Company Resource Center -- Do your homework... learn more about a company before you apply.
Browse a list of all GRPL Databases
- America's Career InfoNet
- Resume Templates lots of examples of basic resumes for all kinds of careers
- Green Careers Guide
- IM Diversity.com Career Center
- Occupational Outlook Handbook
- U. S. Dept. of Labor's eLaws