Get hired

The H&R Block Business and Career Center should be your first stop when looking for a job. Browse books on résumé writing and interviewing, learn how to use online job searching resources, consult with a librarian, or use our computers to apply for a job. Learn more about our materials and services, and pick up some tips in this section.

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Video Conferencing Room

We have a Video Conferencing Room for job interviews.

The Video Conferencing Room is set up for one person, with a dedicated computer, camera, and mic.

Please contact the H&R Block Business & Career Center staff at bcc@kclibrary.org or 816.701.3717 to schedule an appointment.

Local job listing sites

These websites only include local and regional job listings.

Jobs.MO.gov (Missouri jobs, click here to do a search)

The Kansas City Business Journal

KCJobs.com

Nonprofit Connect (Kansas City nonprofit jobs)

Kansas Works (Primarily Kansas jobs; some Missouri jobs also included)

Jobs.MO.gov links (Jobs in government, and for ex-offenders, veterans, and people with disabilities)

U Post U Match (Matches minority job candidates to employers committed to diversity in Kansas City)

Other job listing sites

These websites include both local and national job listings.

CareerBuilder

Indeed

SimplyHired

LinkedIn Job Search

Jobs.net

snagajob (Primarily entry-level jobs)

USAJOBS (Federal government jobs)

Craigslist (See this article on avoiding job scams on Craigslist)

Local career development services

Full Employment Council (Kansas City's primary employment service and unemployment assistance center)

Jewish Vocational Services (Help with job searching, interviews, networking, and more)

Excelsior Springs Job Corps (Federal job skills training program for young adults)

Vocational Rehabilitation for the State of Missouri (Employment assistance for Missouri residents with disabilities)

Western MO/Eastern KS Goodwill GoodWORKS Career Centers (Goodwill's employment services)

Women's Employment Network (Career resource for women in Kansas City)

Beyond the Conviction (Employment service for formerly incarcerated persons)

Missouri Connections (Online career interest assessments and other information. Username: PennValleyCC, Password: 2viewmoc)

Other career development services

CareerOneStop (Federal career website)

My Next Move (Another excellent federal career website)

Glassdoor (Search for jobs and learn about specific employers from current and former employees)

The Ultimate Guide to Reputation Management (Advice on protecting your online reputation)