Occupations and Jobs Resources through Utah Futures
The Utah Futures website is an excellent resource that is free for Utah high school students.
To access the Occupation and Jobs tools on the Utah Futures website, follow the steps below:
- Go to www.utahfutures.org
- Log in with your SSID-State Student ID Number.
- (If you don’t know your SSID number, you can get it in the counseling office.)
- Once logged-in, click on the “Occupations and Jobs” tab.
Under the Occupations and Jobs menu, you will find the following resources:
- Occupation Sort Creates a list of occupations that match the factors you rank as most important you.
- Occupations Index An encyclopedia of careers including typical tasks performed on the job, education needed, and average wages.
- Self Employment Resources and information about starting your own business.
- Military Employment Descriptions of various careers available through the military.
- How to Search for Jobs Tutorials on searching for jobs, creating a resume, interviewing, and negotiating a job offer, as well as information about Utah labor laws.
- Featured Employer Rotating spotlight on a local employer.
- Utah Job Search Search of current job postings powered by the Utah Department of Workforce Services.
- Utah Job Outlook Publication Includes long and short term projections for local job growth in wide variety of career fields.
- Utah DWS Employer Locator (FirmFind) Find businesses you can apply to in your desired career field.
- Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development Information about Utah for companies.