Jobseeker FAQ

  1. How do I start looking for jobs?

  2. How do I apply for jobs?

  3. What is resume database (data) mining?

  4. How can I change my data mining permissions?

  5. How to update my resume?

  6. How to unsubscribe from receiving any more emails?

  7. How do I edit my job alerts?

  8. What should I do if I forgot my password?

  9. How do I delete my resume?

  10. I receive an invitation for interview, but I forgot the employer’s address and contact number. Can you retrieve it for me?

  1. Ans: Search for relevant jobs via keywords under Quick Job Search or Job Categories. If you see an organisation that you may be interested on our banners, click on it and it will lead you to the organisation’s profile page. There you will also see the list of available jobs from the organisation.

    To make your job search more effective, sign up for an account. With your account, you will receive relevant job alerts of your desired job titles or jobs in similar categories. It also allows you to manage and track your applications with ease. On top of that it lets you create and update your resume, making job applications a breeze!

    Simply click on the Sign Up button at the top of the page and get yourself registered for an account.

  2. How do I apply for jobs?

    Ans: Once you have found a job that you are interested in, click on the job title, and the "Apply Now" button to submit your resume.

  3. What is resume database (data) mining?

    Ans: This feature allows for your resume to be accessible to recruiters when they are searching for relevant and suitable candidates. By setting your user permissions, you can control accessibility to this function.

  4. How can I change my data mining permissions?

    Ans: There are 3 types of employers in JobsCentral (see below):

    1. Direct Employers
    2. Employment Agencies/ Outsourcing Firms
    3. Financial Planners
    Jobseeker FAQ - Data Mining Permissions

    You may change your permissions for different type of employers.

    Jobseeker FAQ - Data Mining Permissions Update

    Permission Settings

    • Always allow: When you select this option, you are allowing the recruiter to see your full resume including personal particulars. Select this option only if you are actively looking for a job and do not mind any company contacting you.
    • Do not allow: When you select this option, you do not allow your resume to be searched at all times by any recruiter.

    Note:

    JobsCentral is not an employment agency, we do not update your resume or send your resume to any third parties. We will not apply to any jobs on your behalf or provide any job matching services. We also do not sell our databases or information to any organisations for any commercial purposes. All your personal particulars and details are kept in absolute confidentiality.

    Should you receive any unauthorised calls from any organisation that claimed to have received your contacts from JobsCentral, please notify us immediately. Any organisations found to abuse such information for non-recruitment purposes will be blacklisted.

    How to change your resume database (data) mining permissions?

    • Login to your account
    • Click "My JobsCentral"
    • At the right navigation bar click on "Resume"
    • Go to Data Mining Permissions to make changes.
  5. How to update my resume?

    Ans: To update your resume:

    • Login to your account
    • Click "My JobsCentral"
    • At the right navigation bar click on "Resume"
    • You can click on "Edit" for different sections to edit.
    • You can attach your resume under Resume Attachment. Please note that you can only attach one resume at a time.
    • We only accept .DOC, .DOCX, .PDF, .RTF, .TXT, .ODT, .WPS document file types up to 1000 KB.
  6. How to unsubscribe from receiving any more emails?

    Ans: Depending on the emails that you want to unsubscribe, please refer below:

    For data mining permissions, you can update your settings as explained above in the "How can I change my data mining permissions?" section

    For job alerts, you can update your settings as explained below in the "How do I edit my job alerts?" section

    For the rest of the email preferences, you can click on "Email Settings" on the right navigation bar after logging in.

    Jobseeker FAQ - Email Preferences
  7. How do I edit my job alerts?

    Ans:

    • Login to your account
    • Click "My JobsCentral"
    • At the right navigation bar click on "Job Alert"
    • Name your alert and edit your preferences
    • Click on Update Job Alert to save.
    Jobseeker FAQ - Job Alert
  8. What should I do if I forgot my password?

    Ans: You can click on this link to reset your password:

  9. How do I delete my resume?

    Ans: You would need to deactivate your account should you decide to delete your resume.

    To deactivate your account, you would need to email sg.enquiry@careerbuilder stating your Full Name, Email Address, and Contact Number. Please let us know if you have multiple accounts with us. It will take 3 to 5 working days for the account to be fully deactivated.

    Please note that during the deactivation process, do not attempt to login in order not to trigger the system to auto-reactivate your account again.

  10. I receive an invitation for interview, but I forgot the employer’s address and contact number. Can you retrieve it for me?

    Ans: Since JobsCentral do not provide job matching services, we are unable to disclose the employer’s address and contact number.