I am registered on JobSpot, now what?

Thank you for registering on JobSpot to search jobs and utilize the employment resources and tools we offer.  We hope you make some helpful connections and gather useful information that will assist you in your search.

5 easy steps to get the most out of JobSpot:

  1. Create and submit an eye catching, informative, complete and concise Personal Profile and Resume
    • Complete all personal profile fields with detailed and specific information.  This helps the employer get a clear understanding of your strengths as well as your passions.
    • Upload a detailed, concise and professional resume
    • Share a short but succinct personal brand statement. This statement is the 1st glimpse an employer will see of you – so make it a good one.  Include specific points to why employers need to connect with you!
    • Include your current contact information – make sure the phone number you include has an active professional voicemail message in place for receiving messages.
    • Use a summary that is specific and meaningful to the employer/position you are applying. 
    • If you choose to highlight skills in the summary, ensure you select skills specifically focused on by that employer.
    • Use bullet points or short concise sentences.
      • Be actionable, specific and results based
  2. Search the JobSpot data base for potential jobs that fit you! 
    • Currently we have over 600 jobs posted on JobSpot.
    • New jobs are added every day so search regularly to see all potential jobs.
    • Use key words, skills, company names, industries, etc to narrow your search. 
    • Take the time to learn about a company.  Read their short company profile and then go to their company website to learn more to determine if you could see yourself working with this company.
    • Reach out to a company you are interested in to inquire as to a potential fit within their organization.
  3. Create saved searches and alerts that match desired jobs or companies you wish to work for. 
    • You will receive emails with jobs that match your search criteria
    • Alerts will notify you should a job post matching this criteria
    • Keep an open mind to jobs that may be a great fit for your skills or passions
  4. Explore and utilize the vast job seeker resources on JobSpot to prepare you to land that next job.
    • Find these resources by clicking on the Resources Link on the home page for more information on:
      • Resume Resources
      • Career Profile Tool to determine best careers in Greater St. Cloud
      • Relocation Information
      • Local Job Fairs
      • Finding a Job Guide
      • Networking
      • Interviewing Tips
      • LinkedIn
    • Attend networking and job fair events hosted by JobSpot to connect with employers and potential job opportunities. Watch our blog section for info.
  5. Stay connected to JobSpot!
    • Follow JobSpot on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn to stay up to date with job seeker tips and local events.
    • We want to hear your feedback!  Are you finding the tools you need to secure your next job in Greater St. Cloud?  
    • Feedback can be shared through JobSpot by clicking on the contact us link on the home page. It is with your feedback we can continue to develop the site to offer those tools you are seeking.

Thank you for using JobSpot!

Together we are helping connect job seekers with opportunities right here in Greater St. Cloud!