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If you are currently looking for a new job, you would be excused for occasionally getting a little stressed. The fact is,
There are many
- Job Alerts that are tailored to your specific
- Career advice (interviewing, resumes, applying for jobs, etc.).
- Smartphone and tablet support.
ZipRecruiter.com and CareerBuilder.com are two of the best-known job search engines. These best
ZipRecruiter was founded in 2010 and is an online employment marketplace that matches job seekers with companies that are looking to hire. Companies place their jobs on ZipRecruiter and then ZipRecruiter sends these job opportunities to over one hundred of the most popular
ZipRecruiter for Employers
ZipRecruiter is an online employment marketplace that matches job seekers with companies that are looking to hire. Companies place their jobs on ZipRecruiter and then ZipRecruiter sends these job opportunities to over one hundred of the most popular
Getting Started with ZipRecruiter
Getting started is very easy. Set up your free account and upload your LinkedIn profile (as well as Twitter, Facebook, and your personal website). Editing your experience from the profiles page is also very easy.
ZipRecruiter creates a list of suggested opportunities based on
You can also see salaries from employers. Enter the job title or
CareerBuilder started as NetStart Inc in 1995 selling software to companies for listing job openings (source Wikipedia). Job seekers using CareerBuilder have access to career advice, job opportunities, and training resources. For employers, CareerBuilder matches job listings with candidates and can integrate with most existing ATS software platforms.
Getting Started with CareerBuilder
When you create your account, CareerBuilder provides the option of either uploading
Finding help on CareerBuilder is challenging and certainly not as easy as on ZipRecruiter, but there are resources to help you at the bottom of the page, along with related articles. CareerBuilder also has the ability to create job alerts. As with ZipRecruiter, you can review salaries as well as apply for most jobs directly from your search results. You will be getting quite a few emails from CareerBuilder and you can customize what emails you get under your Profile and Contact Preferences.
Although both sites have robust job search features, we did find that overall, using ZipRecruiter is more intuitive than CareerBuilder. Both have robust filters when searching for opportunities as well as having the ability to apply directly from the search. You can certainly try both to see which works best for you. Both are also available on mobile devices.