Union County Pennsylvania can be a great place to live and work. The Union County Library System offers free access to many different materials as well as information about services and even free computer skills classes. Please visit or call one of the three member libraries for more information. Here are several links that provide employers and job seekers with information and access to services through the Internet.

  • Learning Express Library provides students and adult learners with instant access to the most comprehensive collection of test-preparation tools, skill-building materials, and career resources available. Includes math, reading and writing skills; preparation and practice tests for GED, college entrance, and U. S. citizenship, as well as for specific licenses such as civil service, commercial driver’s license, emergency medical technician and nursing assistants.
  • Pennsylvania Career Link Commonwealth Workforce Development System for individuals, employers, and service organizations. Links for job searches, training, and local offices.
  • Here to Help The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has a wide variety of programs to help people get through tough economic times.
  • Pennsylvania State Civil Service Commission Information about careers in state and local government.
  • Pennsylvania Dept. of Labor Career guides, occupational wages, safety information, etc.
  • Pennsylvania statistics from The Center for Workforce Information & Analysis.
  • Pennsylvania economy from the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics.
  • Small Business Development Center Pennsylvania Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) help people create successful businesses. The Union County office is Bucknell University SBDC, located in the school’s Dana Engineering Building. Tel: (570) 577-1249

Local Job Searching

Nationwide Employment Searches:

  • CareerBuilder.com Search more than 300,000 job listings appearing in newspapers and other databases by keyword, job location, and job category.
  • CollegeGrad.com Database of entry-level, professional-level, and executive-level job postings and internship opportunities. Articles on the job search process, resumes, cover letters, interviews etc.
  • Higher Education Jobs Faculty and staff positions from across the country.
  • HotJobs Yahoo job search.
  • Juju (previously Job Search Engine) Fast and easy to use meta-search.
  • Jobster.com Can search by geographical area.
  • Job Web For new college graduates. Offers interviewing quizzes and lots of information for your resume and interview.
  • Monster.com Search for jobs and post your resume nationwide. When doing a job search you can say “No Thank You” to the special offer to get to the job results.

Career and salary information