Where can I find job descriptions? Or career and salary information?
For detailed job descriptions, including what the work is like, required training, pay scale, and industry overviews, try:
- CBsalary calculator and wage finder - select "no thank you" in top right to skip the pop ups.
You can find more online advice on your job search at:
The library also has lots of books on careers that include descriptions of jobs. You can find them by searching our library catalog for the words:
- vocational guidance + field of interest
- e.g.: hospitality vocational guidance
We also have a terrific book online (or at the Downcity Reference Desk) called the Encyclopedia Of Careers And Vocational Guidance. Try it as a starting point for any field!