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Career Connection

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Library staff can help you find your next job! 

Services available to local job seekers: 

Call 715-261-7230contact us online or visit your local MCPL for more information! 

MCPL On-site Employment

To find and apply for jobs throughout the state, visit the Job Center of Wisconsin website!

The Job Center of Wisconsin is free Wisconsin-centered employment exchange that links employers with job seekers. It is operated by the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development and the Wisconsin Job Center system.

 

On-site Services

A variety of helpful equipment, archives and services are available at your local Marathon County Public Library! Some resources are only available at certain MCPL locations, as noted below.

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Technology Assistance

Need help using your computer, tablet, smartphone or e-reader?  Library staff can provide technology assistance with a variety of topics, including:  basic computer/internet skills;  finding and applying for jobs;  Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, etc.);  social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc.);  accessing... (read more)

MCPL On-site Computers and Technology E-books Employment

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Job-Related Proofreading

Are you applying for a job and want someone to review your resume or cover letter? The library offers free proofreading of job-related documents such as resumes, cover letters and curricula vitae! You may email your documents to ref@mcpl.us, and qualified staff will review their spelling, grammar, structure and clarity.... (read more)

MCPL On-site Online Employment

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Notary Public

Get your documents notarized for free at the library! Notary services are offered at MCPL Wausau only.Please contact us in advance to ensure the notary will be available when you arrive.Remember to bring a government-issued photo ID to your appointment.The library's notary is not an attorney and may not give... (read more)

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Online Resources

The following are databases to which the library has subscribed and websites that are affiliated with the library or host library-owned content. For an A-Z listing of all online resources, click here.

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Gale Courses

Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online.  As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month.Gale Courses is well-suited for people who want a self-paced learning environment... (read more)

WVLS Online Computers and Technology Employment Online Courses

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Job-Related Proofreading

Are you applying for a job and want someone to review your resume or cover letter? The library offers free proofreading of job-related documents such as resumes, cover letters and curricula vitae! You may email your documents to ref@mcpl.us, and qualified staff will review their spelling, grammar, structure and clarity. You will receive a reply... (read more)

MCPL On-site Online Employment

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AtoZdatabases

Discover businesses, people, jobs and more!  AtoZdatabases includes whitepages and yellowpages phone and address listings, plus a wealth of additional information. It is ideal for finding friends and relatives, researching local businesses, finding employment opportunities, developing sales leads and mailing lists, market research, ... (read more)

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Marathon County Job Opportunities

If you are interested in contributing to a positive work culture, want to be recognized for your job performance and are a talented, team-oriented individual who is motivated to make a difference in our community, consider the career opportunities on this site.Marathon County employs approximately 778 regular employees and approximately 165 casual/seasonal/... (read more)

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Job Seeker

Job Seeker is a collection of free resources created by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction that provides information on every aspect of the job search, including finding a new job, acquiring new skills, exploring housing options, and connecting to local services. 

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Websites

The following are third-party websites suggested by library staff for your consideration according to our Materials Selection Procedure. Use these websites at your own risk; they are not controlled or monitored by the library.

Bureau of Labor Statistics: K–12

This Bureau of Labor Statistics website is designed to help K-12 students explore career options based on their interests and preferences.

Web For Teens For Children Employment College

CareerBuilder

A popular site for discovering job opportunities. Search by category, pay scale, geographic area and more. 

Web Employment

Department of Workforce Development

Visit this website to apply for Wisconsin unemployment benefits and find information on employee rights, job-related services for veterans, worker's compensation, disability employment services and more.

Web Small Business Employment

Glassdoor

At this site you can find jobs and see company salaries, reviews and interviews—all posted anonymously by employees.

Web Employment

GovernmentJobs

Listings for state and local government jobs throughout the United States.

Web Employment

Grow with Google

Grow with Google aims to help everyone across America – those who make up the workforce of today and the students who will drive the workforce of tomorrow – access the best of Google’s training and tools to grow their skills, careers and businesses.

Web Computers and Technology Employment Online Courses Small Business

Indeed.com

A popular site for discovering job opportunities. Search by location, company, or keywords.

Web Employment

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Job Center of Wisconsin

A free Wisconsin-centered employment exchange, linking employers with job seekers. Operated by the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development and the Wisconsin Job Center system.

Web Employment

LinkedIn

An online social network used to find jobs, connect with other professionals and share business updates. 

Web Employment

Microsoft Office Training Center

Free video courses and tutorials for Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook and more. Covers the most recent Office suite as well as previous versions from several years ago.

Web Computers and Technology Employment Online Courses

Monster.com

A popular website for discovering job opportunities.

Web Employment

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Career information compiled by the U.S. government. Lists and describes hundreds of occupations, average pay, requirements, projections, and more.

Web Employment

Resume Lab

Create a resume using this free online tool, and learn more about the different types of resumes and how to use a resume to get the job you want.

Web Employment

United Way: 211

Dial 211 or use this website for help finding community services such as financial assistance, counseling, services for youth or elderly, volunteer opportunities, and much more. 

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USA Jobs

The official website for job opportunities offered by the federal government of the United States.

Web Employment

USA.gov

The official portal for the U.S. government, featuring military info., federal grant sources, government jobs, tax and social security resources, voting info., national history, resources for families, job opportunities, immigration reports, government statistics, technology, and more! 

Web Government Grants and Scholarships Employment

Wisc-Online: Basic Computer Skills

Complete this free online course to improve your basic computer skills. This Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) was created by the Wisconsin Technical College System.

Web Computers and Technology Online Employment Online Courses

WisConomy

This website collects statistical information about job growth, wages and industries in the state of Wisconsin. Offered by Job Center of Wisconsin, it also offers job search and career exploration tools.

Web Wisconsin Employment

Wisconsin Education Career Access Network

USe WECAN to discover and apply for jobs offered by public schools throughout Wisconsin, including teaching, administrative and support positions.

Web Employment

Wisconsin Government Jobs

Discover government job opportunities offered by the state of Wisconsin.

Web Employment

Zip Recruiter Veteran's Page

Job listings and related resources for veterans. 

Web Employment Veterans

Zippia

A job searching website that provides links to jobs in the area. 

Web Employment For Adults

ZipRecruiter Local Jobs

Aggregated employment opportunities for organizations in Marathon County.

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