Starting Your Job Search

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Searching for a job is a full-time job, however with the right tools and strategies you can learn how to make the best of your job search and quickly gain employment. Job search sites are simple to use and can give you ideas about what jobs are available in your area.

If you do not know what type of job you are looking for, browse all of the openings and see which one catches your interest. If there is a specific company you are interested in, visit their company website and view their "Careers" link. 

The TMCC Career Hub can assist you with your search and provide helpful tips if you are new to job searching. 

Here are some job search sites to start with:


Disclaimer: While Truckee Meadows Community College provides links to these sites to support our students, these links are provided for informational purposes only and do not constitute any endorsement or approval by TMCC.




Once you have identified a position you would like to apply for, visit the Career Hub for a resume and cover letter review. If you do not have one prepared, we can help you make one and answer any resume/cover letter questions you may have. 

Visit our Resumes and Cover Letters page to help you get started.