Add a new resource to this list by completing the Additional Career Resources for Unemployed ACS Members Form.
Local Career/Networking Resources:
Local Career/Networking Resources for Chemists
ACS Local Sections
Join an ACS local section for networking and events. Ask about career programs and events. Check the local section website.
Resources By Region:
Bay Area, CA
California Local Section
Local job boards, career consultants, and other resources. Request list of local employers of chemists by contacting the California Section office, or e-mail requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chicago Local Section
Local job club, online discussion forum, and career resources
Greater Houston Local Section
The Greater Houston Local Section maintains a list of local employers of chemists. To obtain a copy of this list, e-mail your requests to email@example.com
Mid-Atlantic and New England
North Jersey Local Section
Local career resources, online discussion forum and job postings.
New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, New York City
Local job search resources, networking events, Groups and public library services. The North Jersey Local Section recommends this resource.
St. Louis . MO
St. Louis Local Section
Local career resources
Non-Chemistry Related Resources:
Non-Chemistry Related Resources
Local Job Clubs
Your local area
Find local job clubs and job hunting groups. Go to www.meetup.com and search for “job club” or “job hunter”.
Online forum for those who no longer have federal benefits
Crisis Counseling (free)
Search for “Crisis Intervention” or “Hotlines” for your area in your yellow pages or online
Search internet or yellow pages
For more information on benefits for unemployed members go to http://www.acs.org/unemployed.