Google Just Made Finding a New Job Easier

Google's Powerful Job Search Tool is available

Right now with all the information available about this project there are quite a few advantages that make this initiative a potential success for the search giant.

First announced at the company's I/O developer's conference, Google for Jobs is "a company-wide initiative focused on helping both job seekers and employers, through deep collaboration with the job matching industry", Zakrasek explained.

The new feature is created to let job seekers easily see jobs that are available without having to go to multiple sites.

As Business Insider's Matt Weinberger reports, the new feature employs machine learning-trained algorithms to sort and organize job listings from a range of employment sites including LinkedIn, Monster, and Glassdoor.




Of course, that detente will only last until Google's real pitch, to start using its own jobs-listing code instead, begins to take hold with a large proportion of the hiring sector. Filters you can use include the role that you'll be occupying, location, listing age and position type. You can also turn on notifications to get immediate alerts when new jobs are posted that matches your query. Additional information on display includes reviews and ratings of the employer, the hours you'll be working and the transport options available to the location. It calls the search tool Google for Jobs. A Google spokesperson said, "We hope this will act as an incentive for sites to share all the pertinent details in their listings for job seekers". Neither is it intending to compete with established job portals such as Monster, CareerBuilder.

It's important to note that Google's new job-hunting feature does not pull from Indeed.com, which is now the most popular search engine for new jobs. When typing something like "jobs in my area", for example, they'll be able to see results as well as the little window where they can click on the new feature.

Two words that bring up thoughts of a long drawn out process including signing up on multiple job sites, filtering jobs based on your criteria and if that isn't enough, some companies even refuse to post job listing on such sites forcing you to browse through their websites.

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