Job Resources

Note: Positions Available at OHEL
Project Ezrah Temporary Services


If you want to recommend a site, an agency, or individual head-hunter, please email me the information. All comments and suggestions welcome.

Please Note: The descriptions are taken from the particular Web site, slightly edited for space and to remove hyperbole. I can make no guarantees as to how helpful any site listed here (or this one) will be in your search.

More resources are available from the Job Resources Online List created by Rachel Stern.

Yasher Koach to Aharon Fischman for making his list of resources available. He recently gave a presentation at YU about searching for an IT job in a lousy market, and used a Power Point presentation, which you can view. 

For Job Agency phone numbers, click here

Jewish Resources

Project Ezra Fund
(Website not currently up to date. 
For information, contact )

Project Ezrah was started to help people in our community who are out of work. Our intention is to create a central database of information that will serve as a vital source of information to job seekers. There is a form you can fill out to help. New: Introducing Project Ezrah Temporary Services
A national portal for Job & Employment services that makes it possible to post and search employment & job openings and reach 1000's m/w of the Jewish work force. You can sign up to receive Auto E-lerts of new job opportunities. It is a national job resource network for the employer involved in head hunting, and for the individual involved in job hunting. Contact for more information

AABJ&D Job Network Database
Congregation AABJ&D of West Orange has designed a Job Network Database to assist the many individuals in our community who find themselves unemployed. We invite the Shul communities of Teaneck participate with us.

In response to numerous requests from its members to assist those who have been affected by the recent downturn in the global economy, the National Council of Young Israel has developed NCYIJOBS: a free, e-mail based employment bulletin board to assist those in the Jewish communities in the United States, Israel and around the world in seeking employees and employment.
The first online Jewish communal resource dedicated to providing a service both to job seekers and to employers within the Jewish communal job market.

For Job Fairs and Job Search

Job Search Network of JFS
Jewish Family Service (JFS) of Bergen County
1485 Teaneck Rd.
Teaneck, NJ 07666
Tel.: (201) 837-9090
Fax: (201) 837-9393
Executive Director: Jeffrey Lampl
The program offers services for employees and employers, including vocational testing, career counseling, workshops, a job bank, and help for employed persons who wish to advance their careers.

OU Job Bank
allows employers to post openings and job seekers to find potential employment. Features a variety of employment areas.
Has job searches, resume posting, and will have auto-email allowing jobs fitting your criteria emailed to you. "All companies listed have agreed to hire Jewish candidates who observe the sabbath, holidays, kashruth and other Jewish customs and traditions."

YU Alumni
Job Postings, Resume Posting, How to become a mentor, and links

The Focus Group
A frum networking group in the city. Please note: you need to log in to join this group.

The Parnasa Forum
Parnasa Forum is a private, non-profit message forum open to Jewish persons, and is intended to assist them to find job and business opportunities, and other legitimate sources of income. The forum is designed to allow members to view job listings, post job listings, join discussions, or offer free advice about jobs and income earning opportunities. In the current economic slowdown, recruiters, general Internet Job Boards, and job fairs are being buried with resumes. The most effective way for unemployed persons to find work now is through networking and being notified by internal employees about unadvertised openings.

Jewish Resources/Jewish Jobs

The Sporn Group
Hheadhunters for frum IT professionals in New York, focusing on filling the personnel requirements for permanent and contract Information Technology positions in the financial and corporate communities. They also do legal placement and have other contacts.

Hadassah Job Listing
A dozen or so positions across the country with Hadassah (mostly East Coast) in areas such as programming, Network Administrator, Resource manager (as of June 18).

Covers JCC's YM-YWHA's, and Camps

Educational Alliance Job Board
Positions are in New York City, generally in Group Worker, Program Director, and Caregiver areas.

The Jewish Museum of NYC Job Board
Jobs at the Museum in the areas of Development, Finance, Judaica, and Sales (Museum Shop)

International Association of Jewish Vocational Services
The IAJVS network agency staff can assist you with making and re-evaluating career decisions, setting realistic goals and developing strategies to fulfill your dreams. Services at various agencies include career counseling, employment counseling, job and employer listings, skills and career development workshops and programs, resume review and development, and computer training.

The New Jersey Jewish Standard Classifieds
UJA Federation of Bergen County & North Hudson makes the "Help Wanted" section of The New Jersey Jewish Standard Classifieds available online. Ads remain on this page for three weeks. The page also includes links to other sites

Jobs in Israel

The Employment Market in Israel
A number of annotated links with information on getting a job in Israel

AACI Israel JobNet
JOBNET is not a placement bureau, so information on the identity of the employer and contact information such as fax and e-mail, and often the name of a contact person and telephone number as well are available to you gratis. Search by keyword or alpabetically.

Computer Jobs in Israel
Has a mail list, list of events, an FAQ on finding a computer job in Israel, and salary survey.

Jobs in the United Kingdom

McCarthy Recruitment
McCarthy Recruitment is a leading UK Recruiter specialising in Retail Recruitment Services; we offer extensive opportunities for all sectors of retail recruitment.

Jobs in Canada

Now Hiring
Jobs in Calgary, Alberta. After registering you will be able to apply for jobs and get matching jobs delivered via email, it's free and only takes a minute to register.

Regional Resources

Careerjet is an employment search engine for the USA. It allows you to search a growing selection of jobs listed on company sites as well as jobsites in one go saving you the trouble of having to go to each site individually.

4 International Careers & Jobs
4 International Careers & Jobs covers 190 countries and includes more than 1000 international job sites and career resources classified according to 18 categories. The site tracks the world-wide best job sites and career resources; the information, features or services they provide (job alert, privacy policy, internships, seasonal jobs, volunteering, relocation, message board, etc.); and whether the Job/Resume posting and search services free of charge, fee-based or not available?

JaminJobs Search Engine is a national employment board that provides thousands of jobs to the general public, whether they are searching as a full time candidate or as a student looking for something part-time. There are numerous articles designed to assist candidates in every aspect of the job hunt and many invaluable resources .

The Execu|Search Group
Professional Recruitment and Temporary Staffing in the New York Metro Area. Includes jobs in the accounting, finance, healthcare, graphics, IT, and legal areas.
Both locally and across the country

NJ Jobs
Alphabetical Listing and Search Engine

Jersey Job Guide
Features Salary Estimator, Featured Jobs, Job and Career Fairs, Featured Jobs, Career News, and Links

Tech Jobs
Online Technology job board with permanent, contract and consulting jobs

Project Manager Jobs is a jobsite for IT professionals, but instead of hundreds of thousands of postings for every discipline within the technology industry, selects the hottest technologies in the computer industry, with separate jobsites dedicated to each, with a URL of the form Just"X" (So, Java professionals can go to and know that every posting on that site is for a Java position.)

You can conduct targeted job searches, submit resumes directly to prospective employers, automate their job search using the job agent and track their job search using the job folder.

Job Circle
Intended for Information Technology professionals in the northeastern United States, providing regional employment opportunities, resume submission, career development, monthly columns, discussion databases, tech news, and regional IT events. Has won awards from 1998 thru 2002.

Quality Tech
Places qualified IT and Accounting Professionals into the market.

Advanced PHP/MySQL Developer Wanted

Biotechnology Jobs

(The 2 categories of jobs below are among those offered at, brings the benefits of the Internet to people in the constructive conservation, development, and promotion of the agriculture industry. Their Directory provides a comprehensive collection of websites that are categorized under general subjects like biotechnology, environment, farm animals, gardening, crops, and equipment. You can also read the latest agricultural news via the site)

Biotechnology Jobs and Careers
The Biotechnology section encompassing companies, research institutes, universities and sources of information specific to biotechnology, pharmaceutical development and related fields. Categories include bioinformatics, biotechnology and pharmaceutical jobs, genetic engineering, agriculture and food, bioethics, animal cloning, plant genetics

Environmental Jobs and Careers
The Environmental section encompassing environmental groups, organizations, agencies and companies. Categories include environmental jobs, biodiversity, air quality, global change, environmental health, education, environmental law, hazardous waste

Executive Jobs

Six Figure Jobs
Provides executives and experienced professionals with access to executive jobs, executive recruiters and career management tools.


Aims to disseminate information of use to people with small farms or rural property and career development resources to educate and prepare workforce-ready graduates. Most documents are in pdf format.

General Resources

Job Searches are Free to all without logging in.A web based recruiting system with the capacity to search both job orders and resumes and manage unlimited job orders or resumes.

The Five O'Clock Club
This is a private organization to assist people who are in career transition. They help with job search strategy, networking and mutual support. Their web site contains their approach to job search. They hold weekly meetings at two sites in Manhattan. Although there is a charge, it is extremely reasonable in comparison with private career counselors.

Work Tree
All industries and professions

America's Job Bank 
Allows you to search through their database, create and post your resume online, and set up an automated job search. 

Monster Jobs
Features Global Network of Jobs, Senior Executive Jobs, Help for College Students, Help in Relocating, and Search Engine for Courses

Hot Jobs 
Search by Company, Staffing Firm, as well as US and International (Canada and Australia) locations. (same as Career Builder)
Also features a newsletter

Features Insider guides, Company profiles, Message boards, Firm rankings, and Industry-specific job boards

Thingamajob offers a job opportunities and employment solutions from each of Allegis Group's staffing companies including TEKsystems

Mentor 4, Inc., and Onsite Companies, Inc.

Kforce Professional Staffing:
Focussing on specialties in Finance/Accounting, Healthcare, Information Technology, Pharmaceutical, and Scientific

Networking Advice Sites:

Knowledge Garden
New message board for un- or underemployed, in the IT sector, focusing on re-training and adding to skill sets. On the site, click on link for The Knowledge Garden.

MIS Associates
Maintained by a Career Management Consultant, it has an annotated list of links

Drake Beam Morin 
Offers Assessment Tools, Career Consultation, Networking, Forums, Tools/Resources, and Articles

Features Insider Guides, Company Listing, Career and Industries Listing, Research, Articles, and Advice on Resumes, Interviewing, Internships, and Diversity.

Career Fairs 
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