Job Search

Find a job

Let the Office of Career Services and Internships help you find the right fit for your future.  As a UMass Boston student, you have access to a wealth of resources.  Call Career Services (617.287.5519) for an appointment to meet with a career specialist to discuss job search strategies.

Beacon Careers Online

Begin your search in UMass Boston's own comprehensive online career site, Beacon Careers Online.  Sign in to Beacon Careers Online to search current job and internship listings.

Attend career fairs, networking events and employer information sessions to meet people, connect with alumni, and find out about new opportunities.  See the list of Career Fairs, Workshops and Events in Beacon Careers Online.

Participate in On-Campus Interviews for jobs and internships.  Attend an On-Campus Interview Prep workshop to learn more. You will find these in Beacon Careers Online.

Search Safely - Avoid Job Posting Scams

See Ways to Identify and Protect Yourself from Job Posting Scams for a list of common red flags you need to know.

When in doubt - ask Career Services.
Report suspicious job postings to us immediately!  
Call 617.287.5519, or email

Improve your résumé and interviewing skills

Statistics show that employers spend less than 10 seconds scanning a résumé, so the format and style should showcase your most important credentials at a glance.  Check out he Career Services Building an Effective Resume handbook for useful resume-writing tips and examples.

Once you land the interview making a good impression takes poise, skill, and know-how. Let us help you put your best foot forward.

Call Career Services (617.287.5519) to make an appointment with a career specialist for advice and coaching on résumé, cover letter, and interview preparation.

Job Search Links

Career Services staff has carefully selected these links to help you with your career planning and job search.

General Job Search

Boston Works
Career Builder
Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities
LinkedIn Jobs
Massachusetts JobQuest
USA Jobs
Venture Development Center

Industry Specific Job Search


Creative Hotlist


Accounting Jobs Today
Boston Business Journal Careers


Boston Public Schools Career Center
Chronicle of Higher Education ChronicleVitae
Higher Ed Jobs
Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents
Massachusetts Department of Education
National Education Association
New England H.E.R.C


Environmental Career Opportunities
Environmental Business Council


MA Hospital Careers
Nursing Jobs Online

High Tech
Dev Bistro
Just Tech
Computer Programmers' Website

Human/Social Services

Careers in Psychology
The New Social Worker Online


National Nonprofits
Nonprofit Jobs Cooperative


Aquatic Network
Massachusetts Biotech Council

International Job Search

iHipo International Jobs & Internships

Job Fairs 

Carousel Expo

Industry and Company Research

Occupational Outlook Handbook - Industry Research

Salary Research

Indeed Salary Search
LinkedIn Salary