Job search and career planning resources
Achieve your career vision
- Get Noticed: Creating Effective Application Materials (PDF)
- Essential Interviewing Tips and Techniques (PDF)
- Application tips and FAQs For King County applicants
Use WOIS/The Career Information System to identify your interests, skills and values, and explore careers, training programs and job opportunities. WOIS is a private, nonprofit organization located in Olympia, Washington, that works with King County to provide employees with high quality information, tools, and resources. WOIS stands for Washington Occupational Information Service.
- Career One Stop – One of the best websites providing comprehensive career exploration, training and job search resources, toolkits and links to local service providers.
- Quintessential Careers – One of the best website providing comprehensive job-search resources, services, and up-to-date advice from job search and career experts.
- O'NET online – An interactive application for exploring and searching hundreds of occupations. The database also provides Career Exploration Tools, a set of valuable assessment instruments to help people find or change careers.
- WorkSource Seattle-King County – Career Coach, created by the Workforce Development Council and WorkSource, provides the most current local data on wages, employment, job postings, and associated education and training. They also offer a variety of job seeker services and resources.