This article describes how to create a Résumé
Scout and Save Résumé Search criteria.
A Résumé Scout is a saved search that you set up to run automatically
on a schedule you specify. The Résumé Scout will automatically scan the
available résumés and send you a list of résumés that meet your criteria
by e-mail. You may create up to 5 different Résumé Scouts and may edit or
delete a Résumé Scout at any time.
Click the Scouts/Saved Searches tab in your MyWorkSource account.
Click Create New Scout or Saved Search.
Under Select Location, select the geographical area(s) where you
are seeking potential candidates.
Under Select Job Type, select the occupational category(s) that
best reflects the job skills you are looking for. To select more than
one category, hold down your computers CTRL key and click each additional
Under Keywords, fill in word(s) that you
would expect to find in résumés of interest to you. Example: Web Design.
This will help narrow your search. You may specify how the keyword(s)
are searched by selecting ALL words, ANY words, or As a PHRASE. Entering
Keywords is optional.
Check the "Veterans Only"
checkbox if you would like your search results to include only
resumes of job seekers who served in the U.S. Military Service.
Under Format Options, select how many results you would
like per page. The options are 25, 50, 100 and 250.
Select how you would like your Search Results sorted. The options
are by Relevance or Date. Sorting by Relevance will display candidates
that best match your search criteria at the top of your search results
list. Sorting by Date will display most recently posted résumés first.
Under Name This Saved Search, enter a title for your Saved
Select Yes if you wish to create a Résumé Scout
for your Saved Search. A Résumé Scout will run your Saved Search
automatically on the frequency you set and will email the results to
you after each run.
Click the Create Saved Search button.
You will be directed to the My Saved Searches page. Your saved search
is now complete.
Any time you wish to view, update or delete your Saved Search, simply
access your My Saved Searches page in your WorkSource account.