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February 25, 2014 / M. A. Wasmuth

Niche Job Listing Sites, Massachusetts & New England

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Updated April 16, 2019

To find the people that best fit their needs, many employers prefer to post positions on sites devoted to their areas, often called niche sites. A niche site in your field is a wonderful thing to discover.

And, if you’re lucky, there may be a local niche site for you. Here are some New England and Massachusetts sites that list jobs in particular fields. Are you aware of any others? Please let me know!

To track down national sites, check the niche site directories in my post on Websites for Your Job Search, Greater Boston & Beyond.

Architecture, Engineering, Landscaping, Green Jobs

Also see Technology Section.
Boston Society of Architects Jobs with architecture firms.

Environmental Business Council New England (EBC) Jobs in the environmental and energy industry.

Massachusetts Association of Landscape Professionals Landscaping jobs posted by MLP members.

Massachusetts Clean Energy Center Jobs in the clean-energy sector.

Arts and Design

AIGA Boston (American Institute of Graphic Design) Graphic and web design jobs. Only members can see details here, but they list job titles and employer names. You can track down jobs that interest you on company sites.

Hire Culture Jobs with cultural organizations, from the Mass. Cultural Council.

New England Film and TV jobs; casting calls.

Business, Communication, and Marketing

Also see Technology Section.

The Ad Club – Boston Jobs in advertising, marketing, and public relations.

American Marketing Association – Boston Marketing jobs.

Boston Product Management Association (BPMA) Jobs in product management.

International Facility Management Association (IFMA), Boston Chapter. Facility management jobs.

Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants Accounting jobs and internships.

Northeast Human Resources Associations Human Resources jobs.

Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS), Boston Marketing positions in all levels of the A/E/C (architecture, engineering, construction) industry.


Association of Independent Schools in New England Jobs at independent schools.

M.A.S.S (Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents) A range of administrative jobs.

Massachusetts Association of 766 Approved Private Schools Positions at special education schools.

Massachusetts Charter Public School Association Jobs in charter schools.

New England Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC) Job listings from a consortium of New England colleges and universities.

Also check SchoolSpring. Though national, the site lists jobs in most Massachusetts school systems.

Environment. See Architecture, etc.

Government, Human Services, Nonprofit, and Libraries

American Planning Association/Massachusetts Chapter  Jobs for certified planners.

Association of Fundraising Professionals, Massachusetts Chapter Positions in development and fundraising.

Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners Massachusetts library jobs.

Massachusetts Councils on Aging Variety of jobs at local Councils on Aging.

Massachusetts Municipal Association Career Opportunities Job listings (mostly high level) in Massachusetts cities and towns. Check the websites of communities you’re interested in for additional listings.

Massachusetts Nonprofit Network A wide range of jobs in Massachusetts nonprofits as well as a wealth of resources and information on the nonprofit sector.

Massachusetts School Library Association Jobs in school libraries.

Massachusetts Senior Care Association Jobs at longterm care facilities in nursing, therapy, administration, social services, and other areas.

MassCareers Job Opportunities Jobs in Massachusetts state government. Agree to privacy policy and then click on Job Search to search without signing in. You can find links to pages listing state government internships and positions in the court system, education, and other special sectors here:

New England Development Research Association (NEDRA) Jobs in prospect research and related fields.

Philanthropy Massachusetts Extensive listings for jobs in development as well as other nonprofit jobs, primarily in Massachusetts.

Providers’ Council. This association of Massachusetts health and human services agencies posts member agencies’ jobs.

Third Sector New England This organization providing management and leadership resources for nonprofits lists selected nonprofit jobs.

Health Care

American Nurses Association Massachusetts Nursing jobs. Hospital jobs in Massachusetts.

Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers Clinical and nonclinical jobs.

Massachusetts Nurses Association Nursing jobs.

Massachusetts Senior Care Association See listing Government, Human Services section for details. Includes nursing and therapy jobs.

The Massachusetts Speech-Language Hearing Association Positions for speech language pathologists and audiologists.


Also see Architecture Section, Business Section.
Boston Post Mortem Job Board Game development and related tech jobs.

Mass Biotech Council Careers Biotech and life sciences jobs in Massachusetts, New England, and beyond. Most are in the Boston area.

Mass Technology Leadership Council Job listings from council members.

MassMEDIC (Massachusetts Medical Device Industry Council) Some council members list local jobs here. Others link to their career pages. Technology jobs from over 800 local companies. Member companies are listed and described in a searchable database.

Posted by Mary Wasmuth February 26, 2010; updated April 16, 2019.

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  1. Anne Schiraga / Mar 3 2011 4:57 pm

    Thanks for collecting and sharing these, I plan to investigate some new “niches”.

  2. sue henry / Sep 8 2011 6:28 am

    Thanks for this great collection of sites.. Very helpful

  3. Sara / Sep 8 2011 7:50 am

    Great list! Thank you for all the time putting this together and for sharing. Very generous of you!

  4. Sheila @ Transitions Counseling / Jun 29 2016 9:09 am

    This is a good list. For education, you need to add SchoolSpring (seekers need to put in geographical search terms), and the other is the Mass Superintendents website
    Separate from the business category, are communications and marketing. IABC Boston (International Association of Business Communicators) and APR (American Public Relations Society) have regional job boards. Finally, Ned Lundquist, communicator extraordinaire, has a great job list: “Job of the Week.” He also has a blog called “Nedworking” on Topica. You can find him on Facebook as well. I hope this helps.

    • M. A. Wasmuth / Jun 29 2016 10:46 am

      Thank you so much for the great suggestions, Sheila! I’m looking into them.

      • Sheila / Jul 11 2016 12:32 pm

        You are very welcome!

  5. / Jul 20 2016 1:51 pm

    This is a great list. Thanks for taking the time and energy to put this together and most importantly for SHARING it. Shirley


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