Bristol Community College

Bristol Community College

Careers & Employment

Recruitment and career advancement source for employers, recruiters and job seekers.  Searchable by a number of variables and also has selections for skilled and hourly jobs.  Partnered with such media companies as City Search, Tribune, Knight-Ridder, and Cox Communications, offers one of the nation's leading recruitment resources through more than 130 local newspapers.

Employment Projections, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Provides information about the labor/employment market for the nation as a whole for 10 years into the future.  Included are the fastest growing occupations, occupations with the most job growth or job decline, and a wealth of statistical and tabular data.  The latest edition of the Occupational Outlook Handbook and Career Guide to Industries is also at this site.

ERI's Career Salary and Cost of Living Calculators

This web site offers a free salary potential calculator and a cost-of-living calculator for over 7,200 U.S., Canadian and international cities.

FlipDog states they deliver the Internet's largest job collection all direct from the source employer Web sites.  They post jobs from large and small companies, public and private.  Their Resource Center provides links to websites where you can find information on companies/employers.  Career advice and resume help is also available.

Jobs By State

Jobs, employment, and job search resource directory organized by state. (Jobs in Massachusetts)

Provides employment information for job seekers and employers in Massachusetts.  Job seekers can search for temporary or permanent jobs; get career advice; salary information; find out about job fairs/career events in the area; get company profiles, and also post resumes. Work

Here you will find information about such topics as eligibility for unemployment insurance, and helpful websites and training resources to aid you in your job search, along with tips for keeping yourself marketable in good and bad economic times.  Includes links to the Massachusetts Division of Employment Security and HRD (Human Resources Division).  The HRD gives a comprehensive listing of current openings in Massachusetts state government and civil service.  Access civil service examination schedules, forms, job postings and an overview of the civil service process.

Provides a searchable job database; a Career Center where you can get advice, articles, and the tools you need to manage your career; and online resume services.

O*Net Online

Designed for the general public to have easy access to the O*NET database of occupational information from the U.S. Department of Labor.  Includes information on skills, abilities, knowledges, work activities, and interests associated with occupations. This information can be used to facilitate career exploration, vocational counseling, and a variety of human resources functions, such as developing job orders and position descriptions and aligning training with current workplace needs.  Information in O*NET is available for over 950 occupations.

Riley Guide

A directory of employment and career information sources and services on the Internet primarily intended to provide instruction for job seekers on how to use the Internet to their best advantage.


The Federal Government's official one-stop source for Federal jobs and employment information.  There is also a link to, designed for high school, college, or graduate school students.

Provides information on companies, careers, and industries that job seekers can use throughout their careers to make career decisions. WetFeet also offers job seekers expert advice, newsletters, salary benchmarking tools, and discussion boards on everything from negotiating a raise to writing better cover letters.  Their job search section is powered by