Job Skill Transfer Tool
Put Your Skills to the Test
Want to find out how your previous career and educational experiences can help with your future career path? PA Careerlink’s® TORQ™ Personal Employment Plan will assess your transferable job skills to see what new employment and educational opportunities are available for you.
PA Career Guide
Starting a Career? There’s a Guide for that!
Whether you are a student, an educator, a first-time jobseeker, a parent, or a person considering a career change, you will find that the Pennsylvania Career Guide (PDF) is a valuable resource for all-important career decisions. Information in this publication can be used by all individuals who are preparing for continuing education and/or entrance into the workforce. The Career Guide includes valuable career outlook highlights, an interest assessment tool, tips for marketing yourself, sources of financial aid, and contact information for many Commonwealth services, including PA CareerLink® locations and select state agencies.
Browse Careers by Industry
Learn about Careers in Industries You Find Interesting
If you’re not sure how to start on your career path, take a moment to browse careers based on an industry of your interest. You’ll learn more about the industry itself while gaining valuable insight into the various roles and opportunities of a career path in a specific industry. You’ll also learn more about specific careers, annual wages, education requirements and links to available training programs and current job openings.
A Day-in-the-life Videos
Explore a Day in Your Dream Career
Register for PA CareerLink’s® interactive career exploration tool, Day-in-the-Life Videos, powered by VirtualJobShadow® to plan your next career. These engaging videos capture a day-in-the-life of professionals in a wide range of careers, giving you an in-depth look at careers that match your interests and abilities. These videos include real people, real work places, and real advice on landing the job you want. Search by educational level or keyword, or explore 16 different career groups.
My Next Move
My Next Move is an interactive tool for job seekers and students to learn more about your career options. The site sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment & Training Administration includes tasks, skills, salary information for more than 900 different careers.