Information For Job Seekers

  • 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 JobLink
    Search Maine JobLink 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.
  • Job Hunting in Maine Guide (PDF)
    Tips to help you find a job in Maine: resume writing, interviews, and more!
  • 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.
  • Ticket to Work:
    If you receive SSI or SSDI benefits and want to work, all Maine CareerCenters will accept your Ticket to Work and can provide guidance on how your earnings will affect your benefits.

  • 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.

  • CareerCenter Veterans' Representatives
    If you are a veteran or transitioning service member, CareerCenter Veterans' Representatives are located around the state and are ready to serve you.