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Here are answers to some of our most frequently asked questions. If you require additional help, please contact us.


FAQ for Employers


How do I post a job listing?

  1. In order to post a job listing, you must create an account. Click here to sign up. If you already have an account, click here to login.
  2. Once you've logged in, click on the New Listing button to add a listing.
  3. If this is your first job listing, you will first be asked to setup a profile for your business. Enter your company name, a brief description, website link, and logo. Then click Create Company. You can manage your company profiles by going to [Your Name] > My Account in the top menu.
  4. In the New Listing form, fill in the details of your job. Click Preview Listing.
  5. Make sure that the listing looks the way you would like it to. If you need to edit the listing, click Edit. If you're ready to post the listing, click Post Listing.

How do I edit my listing?

  1. On the top menu, click on [Your Name] > My Account.
  2. Click the Edit button on the job listing you would like to edit. In the Edit dropdown menu you also have the option to unpublish active listings, extend the listing, duplicate the listing, or make feature it.
  3. Make any edits in the form, then click Preview Listing.
  4. If the listing looks good, click Post Listing.

How long will my job listing be active?

  • Your listing is active for 30 days.
  • To extend or unpublish your ad, go to the My Account page.

What is a featured listing?

  • Normal job listings can be posted for free. If you would like your job to appear at the top of the list in its category, you can purchase a Featured Listing.
  • Featured Listings cost $35 per listing for the duration of the listing (up to 30 days).

How do I feature my listing?

  1. Login to your account.
  2. On the top menu, click on [Your Name] > My Account.
  3. In the Edit dropdown menu beside the listing you would like to feature, click Upgrade to Featured.

How many listings can I post?

  • You may post as many ads as you like!

How do I manage multiple companies with my account?

  • If you manage the job listings for multiple companies, or your company has locations in multiple regions, you can set up separate company profiles for each.
  • By default you must have at least one company in your account. To add more companies:
    1. On the top menu, click on [Your Name] > My Account.
    2. Click Add Company in the Company section.
    3. Add your company details and save.
    4. When you add a new job listing, you will be asked to assign the job listing to one of your companies.

Which region should I select for my job listing?

  • Select the region closest to where the job is located. LocalJobShop job-seekers are looking for job opportunities within a reasonable distance from where they live. If they live in the same region as your job listing, they'll find you!

Can I post my job to multiple regions?

  • No. Job listings should only be posted in the region where the job is physically located. If, for example, your company's head office is located in a different region than the job, post the listing only to the region where the job is located. If the job is available in multiple regions, multiple listings are required (cleck Duplicate in the Edit dropdown menu to quickly copy the listing!).

How do I deactivate my listing?

  1. On the top menu, click on [Your Name] > My Account.
  2. Click the Edit dropdown beside the listing you'd like to deactivate.
  3. Click Unpublish.

FAQ for Job-Seekers


Do I need an account to apply for jobs?

  • No, job-seekers don't need an account to browse or apply for jobs.

I've signed up for the Daily Digest emails. How do I unsubscribe?

  • Daily Digest emails are intended to be helpful for finding the right job when you're actively looking for a job. When you subscribe, you will receive a daily email with a list of all the new jobs posted that day to your selected region. You can stop receiving these emails at any time by clicking Unsubscribe, located at the bottom of every Daily Digest email.