For Job Seekers

Are you looking for a new job or a different career? The Maine Department of Labor and its network of CareerCenters offer a variety of services to help you with your search.

Find a Job

Maine CareerCenters
Get free one-on-one assistance with your job search, attend a workshop, or network with employers and jobseekers at the CareerCenter.

Maine's Job Bank
Search the CareerCenter Job Bank for jobs in Maine or across the country.

Other Job Search Boards
Browse for jobs on these popular local, national, and specialty job board sites.

Maine Job Fairs
Find an upcoming job fair in your area.

Resume Writing Tips
Learn the secrets to writing an effective résumé.

Job Interview Tips
Get help preparing for your next interview.

Work Permits for Youth
If you are under 16 and want a job, you can find information on how to get a work permit in Maine and download the permit application.

Making Ends Meet

Unemployment
Find out about unemployment eligibility and file for benefits.

Other Programs
Get information on State and Federal programs for laid-off workers or people of low incomes.

Healthcare Resources
Find out about your health care coverage options.

Legal Assistance
Information on free and low-cost legal help.

Career Develoment / Training

Career Exploration
Find the career that is right for you. This site matches your interests and abilities with different career options.

Upgrade Your Skills
Get information on programs to help adult workers go back to school or access training.

Find Jobs in Demand
Learn which occupations in Maine are growing and how much they pay.

Employment and Wage Information for Maine Jobs
See average wages and employment levels for different occupations in Maine.

Rehabilitation / Disability Services
If you have a disability, Rehabilitation Services provides services to help you get and keep a job.