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 a job title, keyword, and location. This is next to the What The eyeglass icon is where you enter keywords.  and Where The map pin icon is where you enter a location.  icons.
  2. Active a job alert using the field like what's shown in the screenshot.
    This is a text box to enter email address and activate 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 The pencil button allows you to edit. icon.
  • Toggle off This is the job alerts toggled to pause. to pause.
  • Toggling on Switch button is toggled 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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