Job Seekers


Job Hunting Resources

Berks Online Job Search  Links to dozens of websites with job listings. Lists the major employers in Berks County.

PA CareerLink: Berks County — PA CareerLink is the state’s premier job-matching tool. Pennsylvania CareerLink—Berks County operates as a partnership. State and federal financial resources enable the delivery of a variety of services to both businesses and individuals.

PA Workforce Statistics  Timely, objective and credible workforce and economic statistics and analysis. — Search for jobs, and use the salary calculator.

Snag a Job — Classified employment ads. Can search by zip code.

ZipRecruiter — Millions of jobs hiring near you. Account registration is recommended but never required.



Career Exploration & Planning

Education Planner — This is a public service of the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) and serves as your one-stop career and college planning website.

Occupational Outlook Handbook – Bureau of Labor Statistics — The Occupational Outlook Handbook can help you find career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations.

Pennsylvania Career Guide — A valuable resource as you make those all-important career decisions.

Resume Builder — This easy fill-in-the-blank process allows you to add your information and leads to a finished resume in PDF format that you can save or email.

SkillUp from PA CareerLink — Pennsylvania residents can access this free, online job skills training service with dozens of courses and certificates available.



Libraries that offer special job search services

The Boone Area Library, Mifflin Community Library, Reading Public Library (all branches), and Womelsdorf Community Library offer special job search services. These services include:

  • Skill assessment tools

  • Information about the job market and about financial aid for re-training

  • Trained staff members to assist job seekers

  • Job search-related materials

  • Computers for use in your job search

  • Classes: Basic computer skills, resume writing, interview skills

  • CareerLink connections