Frequently Asked Questions - Jobseeker Info
You are never too old! We work with people of all ages; getting a job is mostly determined by your skills and what you are physically capable of doing. Some employers prefer mature individuals who are at the top of their profession with a dependable and reliable track record.
Yes we can, our career coaches help you discover available options that would be ideal for you. We help you to figure out where you are now and where you want to go.
Although we are based in Jamaica, a large part of our business is placing jobseekers in positions overseas. Here is more information on International Employment.
We most certainly do! We not only assist you in finding a job, we provide insight into Jamaican culture and advice on obtaining a work permit.
Yes, E-JAM is registered to do local and overseas placement for the past eleven years.
E-JAM will review your resume and contact you when there is an employer who is looking for someone with your skills and experience. Please note that the Employers are the ones that make the final decision as to who they interview and hire. Although we have placed many applicants, we cannot guarantee a job offer or an interview.
After you register and submit your resume, you will be categorized in our database based on the information you included. Once a position becomes available that matches your work history, you will be contacted. How soon you are contacted is based on the needs of our clients and your marketability; including your skills, availability and flexibility.
Although it is FREE to register online with EmploymentJamaica.com, for a small fee Jobseekers can choose to upgrade to one of the below Registration package. These options are designed to help fast track your job search and to make it easier for local and/or international employers to find you.
Click the below links to review and select an upgraded registration option:
We no longer accept resumes, or job application by post, email, or drop-off at the office. All registration and submitting of application/resume is done online (employmentjamaica.com). Our website is set up in a format that enables you to search jobs and allow recruiters to match you to their position. It is therefore important you complete your profile correctly.
Once you travel back to Jamaica you will need a new H-2B visa in order to return. Your current H-2B visa is assigned for a specific job with an end date and is only legal for working at that job.