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Louisiana Jobs and Job Search Resources

Searching for job opportunities by state is one of the most effective ways to find top career opportunities. This page provides a directory of Lousiana employment websites, networking resources, top employers, state employment agencies and local government employment resources.

General Louisiana Job Resources

  • Civil Service – The Department of State Civil Service is the central personnel agency for the State of Louisiana. Announce job openings, set pay standards, establish personnel policies, and hear employee appeals.
  • Acadiana Career Bank – A service of The Workforce Investment Board, Fourth Planning District offering comprehensive employment and training services. Serves the parishes of Acadia, Iberia, Evangeline, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary and Vermilion.
  • Department of Natural Resources – Job opportunities.
  • Louisiana Works Department of Labor – Labor exchange for the state of Louisiana serving as a link between employers, job seekers, and training entities.
  • Dept of Education – Employment opportunities.
  • Federal jobs in Louisiana – Federal Jobs in Louisiana, customized federal job openings sent daily by email.
  • Computer Work – Computer job resource center offering technical job searches, Louisiana computer employment information, free IT resume posting, and recruiting services.
  • Louisiana workforce development – Provides links to workforce development efforts in the state of Louisiana including links for jobseekers and workforce development professional. Also houses the Louisiana Workforce Commission and Louisiana School-to-Work homepages.
  • State Police – Employment application and information for potential Louisiana State Troopers.
  • Tidewater Recruiting Center – Maritime opportunities- Worldwide and USA.
  • Office of Information Services – Employment opportunities with the OIS.
  • State Government Job Opportunity Listings – Departmental job opportunities.