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River Falls Public Library

715-425-0905

140 Union St, River Falls WI 54022
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Programs & Events

Drive-thru Job Fair

Wednesday, November 11 from 10am-12pm and 1-2pm in the library parking lot​
Drive thru to pick up a job fair packet. Presented by the ​St. Croix/Pierce County Workforce Resource in partnership with the River Falls Public Library, Pierce County Child Support and St. Croix County Child Support.

Power Your Job Search with Google Tools

Tuesday, November 10 from 9-10am
Register at 
https://dpi.wi.gov/wilibrariesforeveryone/power-your-job-search-google-tools-virtual-workshop-staff-and-patrons

A Grow with Google trainer will teach you how to discover new job opportunities using Google Search, and learn how to organize and enhance the job search experience using Google Workspace tools. In this session we’ll discuss best practices for:

  • Discovering career opportunities using Job Search on Google
  • Using Google Sheets to track the progress of job applications
  • ​Creating a resume using Google Docs
Pat Miller, St. Croix Job Center - Tools and Tips for Job Searching

Tuesday, November 10 from 2-3pm on the River Falls Public Library's Facebook live or Youtube channel - no registration required
Job searching is a skill – and like learning to dance or using new technology, it takes some practice.  It also takes the right tools.  In this presentation I will talk about the tools you need for a better shot at finding the job you want—Resumes, applications, job search websites, interviewing, networking—and customizing those tools to be useful for you as an individual. 


Websites

​Local Job Listings

City of River Falls Job Openings
Apply for jobs with the City of River Falls, WI.

Jobshq
Search limited to River Falls

River Falls School District Job Openings
Job opportunities with our local school district.

Pierce County Job Openings
Apply for jobs for Pierce County, WI.

St. Croix County Job Openings
Apply for jobs for St. Croix County, WI.

University of Wisconsin - River Falls Job Openings
Search for and apply for jobs at UWRF.

Wisconsin Job Center - Find a Job
Search for jobs in Wisconsin.

WiscJobs
Wisconsin State Government Jobs – Search job postings of employment opportunities in the Wisconsin Civil Service, including classified positions with the University of Wisconsin, selected city and county positions.

Craigslist - Minneapolis area job listings

Craigslist - Eau Claire area job listings

Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development
Search for a job in Minnesota.

Career Help and Job Hunting

Occupational Outlook Handbook
A guide to career information about hundreds of occupations.

Job Search Writing - Resumes & Cover Letters
From Purdue University.  How to craft resumes and cover letters.

Wisconsin Job Center in River Falls
Helps people look for work and offers workshops in job-search techniques like resume writing and interviewing.
704-B N Main St, River Falls WI 54022
Weekday Hours 8:00am – 4:30pm

Wisconsin.gov Workforce
Information for job seekers and employers from Wisconsin.gov.

​Workforce Resource
Find information on Workforce programs, including information about the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA), Wisconsin Works (W-2) programs in northwest Wisconsin, nutrition and assistance programs, the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP), and youth employment and training.

Job Seeker
​Job Seeker is a collection of free resources, recommended by Wisconsin public libraries, to help build skills and find jobs.

Veteran’s Employment Services
The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development’s Office of Veteran Employment Services (OVES), offers tools ;and resources to advance Veterans into the workforce through targeted business engagement and effective employment services.

CareerOneStop
​Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Education

Wisconsin Public Universities
University of Wisconsin System

Wisconsin Private Colleges
Private colleges and universities in Wisconsin

Wisconsin Technical Colleges
Wisconsin Technical College System

University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota campuses

Minnesota Public Colleges
Minnesota's public state colleges and tech schools

Minnesota Private Colleges
Minnesota's private colleges and universities




Education and Careers

Databases - Premium Resources


Learning Express Library
(login with your River Falls library card at home)
Whatever your goal, Learning Express Library's resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you.

Transparent Language
​(Create an account with your library card)
Radically better language learning, in one complete experience.  Provided by the IFLS Library System.​​