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Job Seeker Resources

City and County Job Postings
City Job Postings
Delta Township
East Lansing (also see Michigan State University job postings)
Grand Ledge

County Job Postings
Clinton County
Eaton County
Ingham County

Job Search Sites
CareerOne Stop
  • Ex Offenders job list & resources
  • Veteran & military transition center
Housing Services of Mid Michigan
  • Weekly employment guides for Clinton and Eaton counties
  • Listings by community
  • Information for special populations
  • Connections to local shelter, housing, and food benefits
  • Nationwide searching
  • Save favorite listings
  • Company reviews
  • Free resume builder
Michigan Career Portal
  • Michigan job listings
  • AI powered resume building and job matching
  • Personalized career roadmap
  • Free job skill trainings
Pure Michigan Talent Connect Job Search
  • Michigan job listings
  • Veterans' employment services
  • Skilled trades
  • Career training assistance
  • Internships
USA Jobs
  • Federal government jobs
  • Save favorite listings
  • Upload resume and other documents
  • Searchable resume

Career Resources
America’s Virtual One Stop
Whether you’re searching for a new job, continuing your education, researching labor market information, or ready to find a new career, America’s Virtual OneStop offers fast access to a complete set of tools in one website.

LearningExpress Library
With LearningExpress's Career Preparation center, you can explore careers, improve your job search, interviewing and networking skills, build workplace skills, and get help preparing for a variety of exams, including civil service, cosmetology, military, real estate, and more.  Provided by the Michigan eLibrary - library card or Michigan ID may be required to log in.

O*Net Online
An extensive database of occupational information. This site includes everything from the type of skills need to for each job option to the amount of education/experience typically required to the occupational outlook for that career field. A great resource for learning about new fields and finding out what it will take to get the job of your dreams.

Skills to Work
Whether you’re a seasoned professional who’s looking for a better job or you’re just starting out in the workforce, explore new possibilities with this resource from the Michigan Dept. of Labor & Economic Opportunity, including learning new skills, earning college credit for free, resources for returning to work , and more.
Connect online with an expert Job Search Coach to receive one-to-one, on-demand assistance with your job search.’s job search experts are available to help navigate online job sites, complete applications, write/review resumes and cover letters, and even practice for an interview. Library card required.

Resume Guides

The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University provides instruction and suggestions for creating professional resumes and cover letters.  The pages under the "Job Search Writing" heading offer general advice for resume creation as well as guides for tailoring your resume for specific purpose.

  • What is a Cover Letter?:  Covers the basics in writing an effective cover letter, including preparing , designing and writing the letter.
  • Resumes & CVsBreaks down what a standard resume must include and explains it section by section, including samples.
  • Action Verb ListList of action verbs that can help make your resume and cover letter stand out by helping to describe your job duties, skills and accomplishments in polished and proactive professional terms.
  • Scannable Resume GuidelinesProvides a traditional résumé sample and a scannable résumé sample for a comparison as well as general guidelines on writing scannable résumé.

Lansing Community College Brand Yourself Guide
A guide for resumes, cover letters & career-related materials