Job Seeker Help Center

Starting, Stopping, and Managing Job Alerts

Quick summary

A job alert is an email notification tailored to your preferences. Get the most out of this feature with these tips and FAQs:

Starting a job alert

  1. Enter your job title, keyword, or company into the search field. Add the city, province/territory in the location field.
  2. Find the field to add your email address to sign up for your job alert under the heading I want to receive the latest job alert.


Managing job alerts

Where to find your job alert settings

  1. Open Settings in your account.
  2. Click Communications settings.
  3. Click Email to see your email subscriptions. From here, you can change your Job and company alerts.

Deleting, pausing, or editing job alerts

Ready to make a change to your job alerts? Under Job and company alerts, you can adjust your search terms and email frequency:

  • Edit job titles, locations, and frequencies using the pencil icon.
  • Toggle off to pause.
  • Toggling on to resubscribe.

Unsubscribe using email

If your preference is to use email to stop the alerts, you can also do that. Here's how:

  1. Open the job alert email in your inbox.
  2. Click Unsubscribe from this email
Did you know? You'll need to delete each job alert individually if you signed up for more than one.


Question: Can I improve my job alert emails?

Answer: Yes, you can always refine your job search by using search filters. Once you're done, activate the alert.

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