Using search on home page
KeywordsThe keywords you choose to give in the keyword box may result in you finding that elusive "right" match. Give a little thought to the words you want to use. These will determine the type or spread of jobs you get to see.
Start with the obvious, give the keywords which relate to the type of job that you are looking for. They could be the skills that you have, designations of the jobs that you want, or the qualifications that you hold. In addition you could be giving the city name, company that you want to work for etc.
- If you are a graduate, with some experience in marketing • you should give • marketing executive" in the keyword box.
- If you are a graduate, with some experience in marketing looking for a job in an internet company • you should give "Internet graduate marketing" in the keyword box.
If you have entered a typo or a mistake in the search box, on the results page, there is help provided – with a possible correction.
- Multiple search words will give you more results.
- If you are searching for phrases, then use " " around the phrase.
Example: "Sales Manager" "Art Director" etc.
- Negative impact – if you would like to avoid some words in the description of the job, then give those words with a minus in front of the job.
Example: Sales – fmcg Will give you jobs with the word sales in them, but only those without fmcg.
Example: If you have typed jav, the system will give an alert saying – are you looking for java?
The keywords that you give are searched for in the title of the job, keyskills asked for in the job, entire text of the job description in that order.
The jobs are sorted on relevance by default. The most relevant ones appear at the top.
Advanced job search
Enter Keywords for the Job Titles and Job Descriptions you would like to see. Keywords are words, phrases, and terms that you can enter to describe educational and professional experiences, skills, and company names. They will be used to search for Jobs containing those words in their Descriptions. By typing in various Keywords, you will maximize your chances of retrieving Jobs that most accurately match your search.
Example:Java, Programming, J2ee, Marketing manager online, Telesales BPO outbound, etc.
Type in the closest city that you are looking for a job in.
Example: Singapore. If you are not particular about the location – choose Any Location.
Give a numeral like 1, 4, 8 etc. Do NOT type in with decimals like 1.5 etc. If you are in the IT industry for a shorter duration than your entire work experience, and looking for a job in IT industry, then give the no. of years of experience in IT industry specifically.
Example: If you have a total of 8 years experience, but have been in the IT industry only for the last four years- then type 4 in the box.