Frequently Asked Questions - Jobseeker Info
We do not sell your information. We have made the site as secure as possible. However, anytime you post personal information on the Internet you take a risk of having your information seen. Please note; we are not responsible for any information that is posted on our site.
An appropriate photograph would be one with a clear background and with enough light to see your image; you being the only person in it and taken from either the neck up, or waist up. Before taking the photograph you should dress as if you are going for an interview and be sure to smile.
Due to the enormous amount of traffic that we were getting on a daily basis, we no longer do office walk-ins, or open registrations. You have the option to Register FREE online through our website (employmentjamaica.com).
If you need in-office assistance in registering online, or wish to speak to a representative personally, there is an in-office registration fee of JA$2,500.00. Click here for full in-office registration information and requirements.
When employers search our database they see the same lists of Industries and occupations available to jobseekers. If the specific occupation or industry you are seeking does not appear on our list, choose one that is closes to what you are looking for. It is important that you select the correct job title when submitting your resume; this will make it easier for you to be found.
1. Login to your EmploymentJamaica.com account.
2. Click on the icon that says "Job Alerts".
3. Click on "Create New Job Alert".
4. Fill out the form to your specifications. If you want to receive all jobs that get posted, just type in a job alert name, leave everything else blank and click "Save".
E-JAM will review your resume and contact you when there is an employer who is looking for someone with your skills and experience.
We will work with you to get a clearer picture of the type of job you want and how to go about obtaining it. We do this by career coaching, resume and job searching assistance.
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.
Many candidates are not aware that they have a great deal to offer. They just have a difficult time in writing and structuring a resume and lack confidence in presenting themselves to an Employer. Check this link for information on our Resume Writing and Job Search Services - Resume Services
We believe that there is a job out there for everyone; it is just for you to find it. Our Career Coaching sessions can assist you in determining the best career or job for you. We will help you take inventory of yourself and identifying your personality type.
Not necessarily, but if you are just starting out or moving into a new field with no experience, you must accept that you may have to start from the bottom up. With that comes lower pay, but an opportunity to gain new experiences to add to your resume.