Careers and Employers by Industry

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General (non-specific) Search Sites

Industry Specific Sites

Sports Related Jobs
Outdoor Related Jobs
International Jobs
Public Service
Medicine and Health
Environmental Careers and Information

General (non-specific) Search Sites

Tiger Connections:
THE H-SC job and internship site for your next opportunity. We regularly post new opportunities, and many are from Hampden-Sydney alumni. is the world's largest internship database. Create an account, and gain access to great internships across the country.

Chamber of Commerce:
A Chamber of Commerce exists for nearly each locality, and is a rich source of many different businesses - potential employers! - in a given area. If you know you want to live in a particular city, but are not sure how to start researching companies look at their Chamber of Commerce website. A quick Google search will lead you there, and you should look for their Member Directory for business listings. Many list businesses by category, i.e. marketing, finance, education, for easy searches.

LinkedIn has a plentiful job and internship search feature.

 Vault. com Career Insider:
This site contains information on specific companies as well as resources for career information such as defining occupations and forum sections where a student may receive answers from professionals in a particular field. You will also find industry specific information along with the "Top 50" list for that particular field. Internship and full-time job postings available.

CareerCore is a career navigation and management platform developed by experienced executives who have been featured in Fortune, BusinessWeek, CNBC and the Wall Street Journal. Unlike websites that offer general career information or job listings, CareerCore empowers individuals with the ideal mix of expert preparation, personalized guidance and door-opening relationships that will accelerate your career regardless of the stage you are at.  

WetFeet is another great career exploration and preparation resource.

Indeed: is a job search aggregator.  If you enter criteria such as "financial services jobs in Virginia", it will search multiple newspapers and websites, and return your results.  You can also set up searches that get delivered to your e-mail inbox.

A community dedicated to matching top candidates with top finance jobs.
gives you an inside look at company reviews, interview questions, & salary information for thousands of companies.
RichmondJobNet is an on-line career resource center for individuals interested in starting or advancing their career in the Greater Richmond region.  They also have a very active presence in social media.

A very large job search aggregation engine that aims to simplify the process of finding the job you really want.

Industry Specific Sites

**Starred Companies feature management training programs, which are popular amongst liberal arts graduates

The Black Collegian Online
Hoovers OnLine Corporation Finder
Thomas Register of American Manufacturers
Wolseley North America**
Wells Fargo
John Hancock
Hometown Realty
Edward Jones
Virginia Asset Management
NVR Incorporated
A.G. Edwards
American Express Financial
Marsh Inc.
Emery Worldwide
New England Financial

Genworth Financial

Hughes Supply
Lowe's Companies, Inc.
Mass Mutual
Northwestern Mutual Financial Network
RR Donnelley
Progressive Insurance
Entry Level
Shenandoah Life Insurance Company
Enterprise Rent-A-Car**
Dollar Tree **
Home Depot **
Lowes **
Orkin **
Verizon Wireless **
Walmart **
AT&T Internships

Sports-Related Jobs

Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association
Jobs in Sports
Premier Health and Fitness Resources
PBEO - Professional Baseball Employment Opportunities

Outdoor-Related Jobs

Careers in the Great Outdoors

International Opportunities

CIEE: Council on International Education Exchange
JET, Japanese Exchange and Teaching Program
Transitions Abroad
Americas Journalism Training:
Study abroad and intern in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Global Vision International

RISE Research Internships in Germany

Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce
Virginia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Bushwise Field Guides
CDS International
CIS Abroad

Directory of Foreign Affiliated Firms in Virginia
Website Directory of US Embassies, Consulates, and Diplomatic Missions

Public Service


CAPE (Council for American Private Education)
Carney, Sandoe & Associates Teacher Recruitment:
Agency in northeast U.S.A.
Education Resources Group
Primarily northeastern and midwest U.S.A.
Southern Teachers Agency
recruits at H-SC, focus is southeast U.S.A.
accredited certification programs by state, and a K-12 career center
Teaching English as a second language
Teach in Virginia
Chesterfield County Employment Opportunities 
National Association of Independent Schools
Breakthrough Collaborative
Discovery School
Teach for America
Teach for India
Richmond Teacher Residency


GOP Internships
Guide: How to find and apply for federal government jobs
Best Places to work in the Federal Government
Explore Criminal Justice Careers

Department of Army Civilian Personnel
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Federal Government Web Locator
Virginia State Government Career Opportunities
U.S. State Department
U.S. Secret Service
Central Intelligence Agency
CIA World Factbook
Defense Intelligence Agency
USA Jobs
Air Force
Coast Guard
Homeland Security
National Ground Intelligence (NGIC)
Virginia Army National Guard
(Then click on Education link)
U.S. Government A-Z Agency Index
Making The Internship Resource
Civilian Logistics Career Management Program
Careers In National Defense
Kennedy Space Center Internship Program
Foreign Affairs Magazine Job Board
National Air and Space Museum Internships
National Park Service Historic Preservation Internship Training Program
National Gallery of Art Internships
Department of Commerce Summer Research Internships
Rep. Mel Watt Federal Internship Guide
International Civil Service Commision

Non-Profit Guide to Non-Profit Careers for First Time Job Seekers
National Mental Health Association:
National Office Employment Opportunities
Peace Corps
Camp Thunderbird
Habitat For Humanity-Professional Volunteering
Commongood Careers
Additional Resources from NYU
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Internships
Public History Internships
NPR Internships
Organization of American States
Institute for Humane Studies
Arts North Carolina
(the state arts council)

Medicine & Health

Alternative Behavioral Services
Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare
The American Dental Education Association
Dental Admissions Test (DAT)
American Psychological Association Education Directorate
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
PCAT Information-Pharmacy School Admissions Test
Mayo Online Career Center
Medical and Health Care Jobs Page
National Institutes of Health Job Listing Archives
National Mental Health Association:
National Office Employment Opportunities
Nursing Careers
Physical Therapist
VA Health Education Center
Official MCAT Website
Free MCAT Practice Test
Psychology Careers

Environmental Careers and Information

Advice on finding a "green job" from Aspen Snowmass
The Student Conservation Association
Center for Business as an Agent of World Benefit
Net Impact
Washington D.C. Environmental/Agriculture Internship Links
Association of Environmental and Resource Economists Job Listings
Sustainable and Responsible Investing Information from Calvert
North American Association for Environmental Education Job Listings Job Postings
Green Career Central
LEED Certification Help

If you really want to spend a lot of time searching for environmental jobs and internships, check out the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies' Career Links