Job search and Resume help
Need a little help updating your resume or applying for jobs online? Come to the library Tuesdays or Thursdays between 2 and 4 p.m. and we’ll sit down and assist you. Appointments are encouraged but not required. Please call us at (660)582-5281 to learn more or reserve an appointment. Library hours are 9-6 weekdays and 9-3 Saturdays.
Links to local job postings:
Missouri Job Postings from Missouri Department of Labor allows you to search job postings by geographic area, industry, minimum pay rates, and education level. May require you to register with an email address.
Popular online resume-building tools:
Job Hero Online Resume builder. (Online registration with a valid email is required).
Indeed Resume builder and Nationwide Job database is a commercial online product that can be used for resume building and job searching both at once. Please note that scam job postings sometimes make their way to the Indeed database so care must be taken to avoid sharing your personal information. Click here for Indeed’s tips on avoiding bogus postings. Online registration with an email is required to get started with Indeed.
Or, call the library and we’ll make an appointment to help you create your resume using a sample!
Need an email account to register for any of the above?
Try Gmail, which may require you to enter your cell phone number for security verification.
Or Proton Mail, recommended by AARP and based in Switzerland.
Let us know if you need help obtaining an email account.