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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) at www.northeastcareers.com

 

Employee FAQ's

 

Employer FAQ's

 

EMPLOYEE FAQ's

Q: Is there a cost?
A: There is no cost for employees to search jobs or create an online resume.

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Q: Why should I register?
A: By registering as a Job Candidate, you will allow yourself unlimited access to the Northeast Careers website where you can search for jobs, create automated search agents, post your resume online and allow potential employers to contact you about job opportunities.


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Q: How do I register?
A: Just select register from the main menu and fill out the form. All your personal information will be kept confidential at all times, we never disclose any information on our website.

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Q: Do you sell email addresses?
A: No, we do not sell, rent or otherwise make available email addresses from our website.

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Q: What should I do if I forgot my username/password?
A: From the login page, select 'forgot password' and enter in your user name or email address and we will immediately forward your registration information.

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Q: How do I know if the jobs are still available?
A: Employers select the time that a job will be available for when they submit their job postings. If an employer fills a job position prior to this deadline, they can remove the listing in their account.

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Q: Can I apply online?
A: Yes. You can immediately apply for any job directly through the Northeast Careers website. You have several options when applying:

1- Fill out the cover letter and resume areas
2- Create an online resume with Northeast Careers and attach that to your response
3- Attach your resume directly from your computer in Word or Text format

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Q: What should I use for keywords?
A: Entering keywords as part of your search will return jobs that contain your keywords. Keywords can be anything including a job title, skill, company, or location. If your search returns too many results, use your back arrow to add more keywords to further filter the results.

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Q: What is a Search Agent?
A: The Search Agent is an automated bot that monitors employer job postings for you and notifies you immediately after they are posted. To create a Search Agent, login to the site and select Search Agent from the navigation box on the left. Just enter in your job search criteria and select Save Search Agent. Or when you are searching for a job, just select the Save as Search Agent box. Once your Search Agent is saved, whenever an employer posts a job that matches your job search criteria, you will get an email notification immediately and your Search Agent jobs will be saved for you in the New Jobs For You area - allowing you to be one of the first candidates to respond!

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Q: I just received an email that said you found new jobs for me but I can't find them.
A: Login to Northeast Careers and select the New Jobs for You option on the left navigation bar. All jobs that are found by your Search Agent will be organized by the most recent date posted here.

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Q: How do I post my resume?
A: Login to you account and select the Online Resume option from the left navigation options. Just fill out these fields and your resume will be stored in our resume database. You can quickly attach the resume you create here to any job you are applying for.

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Q. Can I post my resume anonymously?
A. Yes, just select the anonymous check box and your name and address information will not be displayed to any user/employer.


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Q: Can I keep track of the jobs that I have applied for?
A: Yes. Once you login to Northeast Careers, you can select the View Applied Jobs option from the left navigation area. This will list all jobs that you have applied for.

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Q: How do I update my information?
A: In order to edit any of your personal information you need to login, then click on Edit Profile. Enter your new information in place of the existing information and then click Submit.

EMPLOYER FAQ's

 
Q: What will it cost me to post jobs?
A: There is a small monthly or annual fee for employers to post jobs or search the resume database on Northeast Careers - We offer the best value of any online job service on the internet.  Pricing comparisons are available on the Features page

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Q: How many jobs can I post?
A: There is no limit to the number of jobs that you can post.

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Q: How long will a job remain posted?
A: When you submit a job, you can select the number of days to keep the job active. You can also remove any job before it's expiration date.

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Q: How long does it take for my job to appear?
A: Immediately

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Q: How will employee contact me?
A: When an employee is interested in a job you have posted, they are directed to a form where they can enter in a letter to you and attach their resume. Once the click the submit button our servers will forward their information to you directly. For privacy purposes, they are never given your contact name, phone or email address.

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Q: What type of geographic restrictions apply?
A: Northeast Careers allows any employer in the Northeast States of ME, NH, VT, MA, NY, NJ, RI, CT, PA, DE and MD to post jobs. You can post jobs regionally by county, by state or throughout all of the Northeast States - you select the geographic areas that you feel will work best for you.

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Q: Why should I register as an Employer?
A: By registering as a Employer, you will be able to post your job openings and search the employee resume Database.

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Q: Will you sell our email addresses?
A: No, we do not sell, rent or otherwise make available email addresses from our website.

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Q: Do you keep my personal/company contact information private?
A: Yes, all contact information that you enter on our site (name, phone, email, address) is kept secure at all times. Only you can elect to send this information to a prospective employee. We value your privacy and our site was developed to keep you information secure at all times.

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Q: What should I do if we forgot our username/password?
A: From the login page, select 'forgot password' and enter in your user name or email address and we will immediately forward your registration information.

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Q: How do I update our information?
A: In order to edit any of your personal or company information you need to login, then click on Edit Profile. Enter your new information in place of the existing information and then click Submit.

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Q: How do I post a job?
A: Login to your account and select the Post Jobs option from the left navigation area.

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Q: How do I delete or edit a job?
A: Login to your account and select the View Posted Jobs from the left navigation area. You will be able to see all your posted jobs and edit/delete them as you wish.

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Q: How do I search the Employee Database?
A: As a registered user, you can login and search the applicant database at anytime. Just select the Search Resumes from the left navigation area.

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Q: How do I contact an employee once I've viewed their Resume?
A: Click on the Contact Employee button below their resume, here you can add a message and attach your company profile. Northeast Careers will deliver your message to the employee immediately after your select the submit button.

Q. What is a Resume Agent?
A. Resume agents allow you to select ideal candidate criteria and save that criteria on our site.  As new resumes are posted that match your criteria, a copy will be saved to your account and an email notice sent to you.  This allows you to pro-actively prescreen resumes - no need to search the resume database constantly, we will screen and organize ideal candidates for you.

Q: How do I attach a job description or application to a posting?
A: Select the Post Jobs link and at the bottom of each job posting for is an attach document link.  Simply select Browse and you can navigate through files on your own computer to find the appropriate file.  Once you have found it, select the file and click the upload button.  Your file must be in a text (.txt) format - which you can save any document as.

Q: How do I Pre Screen candidates?
A: Select the Post Jobs link and at the bottom of each job form you will see a section labeled Pre Screen Questions.  Select the active box and type in any pre screen question (such as salary desired, highest education level, etc).  The employee will be required to answer these question before they can respond to your job.  These questions and answers will be organized at the top of every email response you receive, allowing you to quickly pre-screen all resumes you receive.  Make sure you do not include your email address in your job description, that way employees must go through our system and complete the pre screening questions in order to apply for your jobs.


 

 

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