A comprehensive list of the top free job boards in the U.S.
Free job posting sites allow employers to post jobs for free and still reach a large audience effectively. There are a number of truly free job boards that do not require the submission of credit card details before posting a job.
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Highest traffic job board in the U.S. Allows totally free job postings, with the option to boost visibility with pay-per-click ads. It is often the first place businesses go to post a job ad for free.
Google for Jobs
Jobs posted online can be included in Google search results if they are formatted correctly.
Jora is a relatively new job posting site that is looking to compete with Indeed. The global job board offers employers up to ten free job posts per month.
Connect with students and young alumni from over 500 colleges across the U.S.
Another great place to list jobs for free online. Offers a free tier, as well as paid postings to boost applications, much like Indeed.
Offers free job postings that reach people in the tech/startup world.
LinkedIn has free and paid posting options. Employers can also conduct a manual search for potential candidates and get in touch with them for free if their network is big enough. LinkedIn is an effective way to hire employees.
A U.S.-based, free job posting site with a focus on hiring paid interns and interns paid with academic credit.
This free job posting site lets employers post up to 20 jobs for free over six months. Employers can post all 20 in one go.
As implied by the name, PostJobFree allows employers to advertise their vacancies without charge. As one of the first free job posting sites, it ranks well on Google for many job searches.
An Indeed publishing partner, SimplyHired aggregates job listings from thousands of websites and then distributes them. Employers can also post directly on the site.
Hubstaff Talent is a job board focused on remote hiring. It offers totally free job posting.
This site won’t let employers post free job ads, but it will let them browse up to 3 resumes per day, free of charge. The tiered pricing plans allow employers to post jobs and view more resumes.
Startupers is a Craigslist-style posting site for tech companies. Posting is free, and every post is reviewed by a startupers employee to prevent spam.
Users can post jobs in any industry across the U.S. There are free and paid posting options.
JobSpider is a small job board inspired by Craigslist. Traffic to this site decreased in 2017 and it is now more of a niche job board.
ReliefWeb, a website maintained by the UN, offers free humanitarian job postings.
Find jobs near you
Find jobs near you is a general job site that offers free 7-day postings. Find jobs near you is part of the global JobBoard.com network.
General job site offering free postings that receive a limited number of views. This site does not require recruiters to register. It offers free access to a resume database.
JobInventory.com is a totally free general job posting site. Posts don’t expire and can be removed once the position is filled.
TechFetch.com focuses on pairing employers with tech talent. The company offers a free 7-day trial.