Tips for Using Indeed.com to Job Search

Guide to Indeed Jobs, Salary Information, and Resume Posting

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Need to find job listings fast? Wondering whether there are local jobs in your field of expertise? The job website Indeed.com is an excellent online resource for finding job listings quickly.

Tips for Using Indeed.com to Job Search

Indeed.com enables you to search millions of job listings from thousands of websites, job boards, newspapers, blogs, company career pages, and associations to find job listings that match or are similar to your search query.

All searches you do can be saved as an email alert, so new job listings are delivered to your inbox daily.

You can use the Indeed.com website to job search or download Indeed's job search app. The app is available for Android and iOS devices. Once you download the app to your phone or tablet, you'll be able to quickly search for jobs, use your device's GPS to find job listings, apply with your Indeed resume, and get new job listings delivered to your In Box.

Simplify Your Job Search

Indeed.com has the look and feel of Google and the other top search engines. It's user-friendly, uncluttered, and simple and easy to navigate. Using a job search engine will save you time and effort because you can search many of the top job sites at once.

How to Apply for a Job on Indeed
Applying for jobs online is made easy by Indeed. After sifting through your results, you can apply or contact the company directly.

Follow this link to learn how to search for and apply for jobs on Indeed.com, including simple and advanced search options, setting up job alerts, and instructions for applying for jobs listed on Indeed.

Get the Indeed Mobile App
Indeed's Job Search App is available for iOS and Android mobile devices.

You can search for jobs, build a resume, set up alerts for new listings, post your resume, and apply quickly and easily using your phone or tablet.

How to Set Up Indeed Email Job Alerts
You can set up email alerts for notifications about new jobs or recommendations for openings that might have otherwise gone overlooked. It is also possible to configure how often or how many of these alerts you get on a given day, week, or even month.

This link will show you how to set up email job alerts to notify you about new job postings, plus it provides information on how to edit and delete the alerts you receive from Indeed.

How to Post a Resume on Indeed
Like other job searching sites, Indeed lets you upload your resume for both easy access and to enable recruiter and hiring manager access to view your public resume. Alternatively, you can also build a resume on Indeed by inputting your career data directly into the fields provided by Indeed’s “Build Your Own Resume” feature.

The link above offers instructions for how to post a resume on Indeed, plus how to edit, share and delete your resume, and how to adjust privacy settings.

Search for Jobs on Indeed.com 
Indeed shows countless new searches every day, so narrowing down the results to exactly what you are looking for can make a job search far less overwhelming.

With Indeed you can search jobs by location, keyword, job title, salary, or company or use the advanced search option to further refine your search.

Indeed.com International Jobs
Are you eager to travel and experience life abroad in a foreign country? Indeed's international job search engines include listings aggregated from the leading job boards, content websites, newspapers, organizations, and company career pages of international employers.

Other Resources on Indeed.com

More About Indeed Resume
Job seekers can create an online resume completely from scratch or upload an existing resume in any of dozens of common formats including Word, PDF, RTF, TXT, and HTML on Indeed Resume.

Indeed.com Salary Search 
Learn more about the job you are searching for by using Indeed to search salaries. Use the Salary Search tool to get information on what the average salary is for the job you're interested in.

You can refine your search to determine average salaries throughout the United States or in specific states or major cities.

Indeed Job Search Tools
Indeed has job search plugins for Firefox, an application for your mobile device, a button for your Google Toolbar, and more services from Indeed.com, including links to career discussion forums, statistics on job trends, RSS feed information, and models of career paths taken by people in different industries.

my.indeed.com
Create a my.indeed account and access your saved jobs, notes, and searches from any computer.

Indeed.com Forums
Read and participate in discussion forums, research companies, and even find people working for companies of interest through their online social networks.

More Job Search Engines
This link describes more job search engines sites that you can use to search all the top job sites, as well as other sites that post job openings.

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