Can you help me ID sites to post job openings?

The official place to post federal job openings is

But we’re also allowed to post them on other online job sites. I’m guessing we’ll simply describe the jobs in plain language and then link to the usajobs listing.

So I’m looking for suggestions. Whatcha know?

Especially helpful would be links to articles or other lists where people rate the sites for # of users, ease of use, etc.

I’ll keep adding to the list below as people submit them via comments.


Sites I already know of:


16 Responses to “Can you help me ID sites to post job openings?”

  1. 1 Jin November 20, 2009 at 11:05 am

    Jeffrey, is a DC centric tech job site.

    Also, a new career site based off the popular tech Q&A is:

  2. 3 Kevin November 20, 2009 at 11:27 am

    For environmental jobs, we’ve used and
    Environmental Career Opportunities:

  3. 4 Michael Hessling November 20, 2009 at 11:53 am

    Jeffrey, don’t do the above sites: the quality of applicants will be pretty poor. And isn’t The Ladders restricted to $100,000+ jobs. (Is that what you’re offering?)

    Try the following:

    They all require payment to post, but the quality you get will be outstanding. (That’s based on hearsay.)

    Finally, The StackOverflow is not a job posting site. Developers can post their CVs there, and employers can pay to search these CVs. You don’t post a job there, though.

    • 5 Jeffrey November 20, 2009 at 1:02 pm

      Thanks, Mike.

      I’m looking for as broad a range of sites as possible at the moment, so everything’s welcome.

      But I really appreciate your thoughts on the various options!

    • 6 Jin November 20, 2009 at 5:14 pm

      Good point Michael. I guess I was thinking about sites that offer potentially higher quality candidates, like the ones you have listed.

  4. 7 Kaya November 20, 2009 at 12:07 pm

    LinkedIn requires pay, but you can post jobs for free in LinkedIn groups. GovLoop, of course, has produced great candidates from our listings.

  5. 8 Ari Herzog November 20, 2009 at 12:18 pm

    Some gov agencies use city-specific craigslist sites.

    I’d prefer LinkedIn….because if I see the ad anywhere else, I’m going to immediately visit LinkedIn to find a connection.

  6. 9 Danielle Brigida November 20, 2009 at 7:15 pm

    Linkedin is a great way to go– also linking to it on twitter with #jobs and a variety of other similar tags is a good way to spread the word.

  7. 10 Alex, aka Socialbutterfly November 22, 2009 at 10:14 pm

    Hi Jeffrey,

    If it’s a communications related job, I know a lot of great job seekers use “Ned’s Jobs of the Week.”



  8. 11 Emma Dozier November 23, 2009 at 10:34 am! You have to sign up for a (free) account to access the listings, and they are also a media organization that reports on the…media.


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  10. 13 adrielhampton December 1, 2009 at 8:07 pm

    Craiglist, for sure.

  11. 14 adrielhampton December 1, 2009 at 8:08 pm

    except with an ‘s’ there in the middle …

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