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Sector-specific Job Resources
Industry specific job resources selected by the Business Librarian.
  • Academe
    Sector-specific resources for job seekers in the academic or research fields.
  • Accounting
    Sector-specific resources for accountants.
  • Agriculture and Food
    Sector-specific resources for job seekers in the agricultural or food industries. Be sure to check out “Tourism and Hospitality” as well.
  • Apprenticeship
    Sector-specific resources for job seekers in trade occupations or high school graduates wishing to learn a trade.
  • Arts and Culture
    Sector-specific resources for job seekers in the performance arts sector.
  • Beauty Industry
    Sector-specific resources for job seekers in the cosmetics and personal care industries.
  • Bilingualism
    Sector-specific resources for french or bilingual jobs seekers.
  • Biotechnology
    Sector-specific resources for job seekers in the biotechnology and science sector.
  • Call Centers
    Sector-specific resources for job opportunities in call centres.
  • Coaching and Facilitation
    Sector-specific resources for coaches and facilitators.
  • Construction
    Sector-specific resources for job seekers in the construction industry.
  • Education
    Sector-specific resources for teachers and librarians.
  • Engineering
    Sector-specific resources for engineers.
  • Environment
    Sector-specific resources for job seekers in the forestry,natural resources industry or new “green businesses” to sustain our planet.
  • Executives
    Sector-specific job and networking resources for executive level job seekers.
  • Fashion Industry
    Sector-specific resources for models and fashion designers. The Library also has fashion magazines for design ideas and industry trends. This includes: Lou Lou, Flare, Style, Lucky, Fashion, Vogue, Elle, and Harper’s Bazaar
  • Fifty+ or Retirees
    Resources for experienced workers or retirees who wish to supplement their income or try something new.
  • Financial Services
    Sector-specific resources for banking, insurance and general financial services.
  • Foreign-trained Professionals
    Are you new to Canada? Do you need to know where to get your credentials evaluated?
  • Health and Wellness
    Sector-specific resources for health care professionals.
  • High-Tech
    Sector-specific resources for information technology job seekers
  • Human Resources
    Sector-specific resources for human resources professionals.
  • International Jobs
    For job seekers looking for work abroad.
  • Internships
    Interships allow new graduates or newcomers to gain some work experience in their chosen industry. Many industries offer internships. The best strategy is to do an internet search such as “internship +name of the industry or occupation,”. Various educational institutions have compiled a list of internship websites and we provide a link to some of them below. Many colleges and universities also offer “co-op” work experience as part of their educational programs.
  • Manufacturing
    Sector-specific resources for the manufacturing industry.
  • Media and Journalism
    Sector-specific resources for journalists and freelance writers seeking jobs.
  • Non-Profit
    Sector-specific resources for those looking for work with non profit organizations.
  • Oil and Gas
    Sector-specific resources for jobs seekers in the petroleum and mining industries.
  • Pharmaceutical
    Sector-specific resources for pharmacists seeking employment.
  • Project Management
    Sector-specific resources for job-seeking project managers.
  • Public Health
    Sector-specific resources for job-seeking public health workers.
  • Public Relations/Communications
    Sector-specific resources for the public relations and communications industries.
  • Retail Industry
    Sector-specific resources for jobs in the retail industry.
  • Sales and Marketing
    Sector-specific resources for the sales, advertising and marketing industries.
  • Self-Employed
    Resources for contract, temporary or self employed workers.
  • Social Work
    Sector-specific resources for social workers seeking work.
  • Sports
    Sector-specific resources for the sports and kinesiology industries.
  • Tourism and Hospitality
    Sector-specific resources for job-seekers in the tourism and hospitality industries.
  • Transportation
    Sector-specific resources for job-seekers in the transportation industry.
  • Working from Home
    Sector-specific resources for homeworkers.
*Information provided by the Business Services Web page does not constitute a recommendation or endorsement by the Richmond Hill Public Library. Please read the Library's Disclaimer and Copyright Notice regarding linked sites. If you notice a broken link or wish to suggest a useful Web site, please contact the Business Librarian at 905.884.9288 x304 or e-mail jgirot@rhpl.ca.