Job search resources


  • Handshake is the University of Minnesota’s job and internship database.
  • LinkedIn is an employment-oriented service to build and engage with a professional network.
  • Indeed is the largest employment-related search engine.
  • Simply Hired is an online employment and recruitment advertising network/job board.
  • Zip Recruiter is an online job board.
  • SciTechsperience connects students in STEM fields to internships in the state of Minnesota.
  • is a search engine/database specific for college-level internships.

Third-Party Recruiting Agencies

Third-party or staffing agencies can help place candidates in temporary/contract, temporary-to-hire, or permanent positions and have access to positions that may not be found elsewhere. 

Government and Nonprofit

  • USAJOBS can help you find job openings within hundreds of federal agencies and organizations.
  • Idealist lists nonprofit and government positions.