SouthamptonWelcome to the Jobs in Southampton pages from Southampton City Web the truly
local community web site.
Southampton has many employers across broad spectrum of careers but traditionally it has been
prohibitively expensive to advertise job vacancies in the region, so unless a company has a
large budget or is working with a recruitment agency many local jobs go unnoticed.
Jobs in Southampton job boards are a very affordable solution for local businesses and
recruitment companies, giving prospective candidates maximum exposure to the job vacancies
and employment opportunities available within the local Southampton area.
Southampton Jobs and Employment Opportunities
Admin and Clerical Jobs
Banking and Financial Services Jobs
Building and Construction Jobs
Customer Service Jobs
Driving Jobs In Southampton
Engineering and Manufacturing Jobs
Health Care and Medical Jobs
IT and Computer Related Jobs
Retail Sales Jobs
Sales and Telemarketing Jobs
Network: Many jobs can be found through word-of-mouth
and local jobs boards. Talk to the people you know, including relatives, friends, professors, and former
co-workers. Let them know that you are looking for work; ask their advice; seek out introductions to people in the
field that interests you.
Differentiate: Create a different
version of your resume and C.V for each job or industry that interests you. Your resume is usually an employers
first contact with you. Make sure it highlights your skills that relate to the job that employer is seeking to
Know yourself: Identify your core key
skills and work on communicating them to the interviewer effectively. You need to be able to lay out your skills,
and explain how they relate to the job you're seeking.
Organise and prioritise: Make a list
to help keep track of your job search efforts. Keeping a list is also an effective method of organising your
priorities and keeping you focused on your main goal which is finding your idealt job.
Do your homework: Read the newspaper,
trade journals and jobs boards to remain current on developments in your field of interest and opportunities.
Knowing the latest trends and mergers will help set you apart from other candidates in an
Practice, practice, practice:
Preparation is the key to a successful interview. Know your skills and be ready to illustrate how they relate to
the job in question. Practice with a friend to get comfortable with your responses and to formulate strong answers
to questions you might not anticipate.