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Top Resources for Arizona Job Seekers

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Recently unemployed due to the COVID-19 pandemic? We know this is a stressful time for job seekers, but luckily, there are so many resources out there to help you find your next career!

Check out the list below for some of our favorite local resources to aid in your job search. While this list is certainly not exhaustive, we hope you find it helpful!

ARIZONA@WORK

ARIZONA@WORK is a statewide workforce development network that helps employers of all sizes and types recruit, develop and retain the best employees for their needs. For job seekers throughout the state, they provide services and resources to pursue employment opportunities including helpful workshops, career training assistance, and Arizona’s largest jobs database: Arizona Job Connection

Did you know that funding may be available through ARIZONA@WORK for low-income workers and those who have recently become unemployed to enroll in career training programs at no cost? Learn more here!

BestCompaniesAZ

BestCompaniesAZ specializes in showcasing the culture, benefits, and job opportunities of the best employers in Arizona. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, BestCompaniesAZ has partnered with numerous organizations in the community to provide the best resources for job seekers and employers alike. For job seekers, this includes a list of 200+ companies that are hiring in Arizona right now including details about what kind of job openings they have available and links to their jobs websites. They also offer an extensive listing of job seeker resources and a weekly email with career updates.

Goodwill of Central and Northern Arizona

Goodwill of Central and Northern Arizona takes a holistic approach to employment by providing job seekers with the tools to feel confident, purpose driven, and successful. Goodwill offers a number of no-cost career services both virtually and through their in-person Career Centers including career assessments, computer and soft skills trainings, interview skills development, hiring events, and resume assistance. To learn more about the resources they have to offer, check out their My Career Advisor website

Maricopa CareerLink

Maricopa CareerLink is a free online career management tool provided by the Maricopa Community Colleges that is intended for Maricopa students, alumni, and members of the community. The platform allows you to complete a career assessment and explore career information, build and upload resumes and cover letters, practice interviewing through simulated mock interviews, easily search and apply for jobs and internships, and register for career events. 

PipelineAZ

PipelineAZ is not just another job board; it’s an opportunity ecosystem leveraging technology that empowers people to make fulfilling career choices. What does that mean? You’ll enter key info and skills into your profile and PipelineAZ will start matching you to high-demand careers that are the perfect combination of your passions, skills, and education. Their platform also gives you the opportunity to attend virtual hiring events, explore education and training options, and receive daily job matches. 

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