Job Seekers Help

job seeker help

Welcome, job seekers – either you are teenager or parent / guardian / teacher, this page should explain everything you need to know about using this site.

What is Hire Teen?

Hire Teen is a resource website for teenagers who are looking for jobs. Parents, guardians or teachers are also welcomed to explore possible jobs their teens can apply. Read more About Us.

How Reliable is Your Information?

Hire Teen is not affiliated with a particular company and work independently in providing information about youth employment. The information provided on this site is collected programmatically by our computer algorithm from various job boards and also by real people from discussion forums, wikis, social media and official career pages of each company.

However, we do not guarantee that all of the information is correct, complete, comprehensive or current. The information should not be considered comprehensive, and users MUST NOT rely solely upon this information to apply for a particular job.

Is the Information Applied to Non U.S.?

Unfortunately No. All the information provided on this website is only for U.S. teens. If you are outside the U.S. you should find other resource for youth employment. We recommend to find information from your official government websites.

How to Apply for A Job?

You don’t need to sign up on this site to apply for jobs. We only provide links to the companies’ career page and job openings. Job application should be processed in the website of the company you are applying for and NOT on Hire Teen.

How to Download Job Application Forms?

Not all companies provide printable job application form. Some companies may ask you to apply online or hand-in your resume directly to the manager of the outlet nearby.

How to Submit My Resume?

You can post your resume directly to job ads posted by the employer on the links provided. If the employer does not accept resume online we advise you to make a resume, print and hand it on to the store manager near your location.

How Much Should I be Paid?

As a teenager, generally you may be paid as little as $4.25 per hour for the first 90 consecutive calendar days of your work. This is not limited to your first employer. Each time you change jobs, your new employer can pay you this youth minimum wage.

What is the Minimum Age to Work?

The minimum age to work varies in every state. It is highly recommended that you need to know your state labor law before you search for jobs. Learn more about Child Labor Laws.

Can You Find Me A Job?

Unfortunately No. We are not job agency or head hunter. We don’t make a call or send an email to anyone for any job offer so please don’t send us your resume ^_^

What is Job Scams?

You’re looking for a way to earn money — not give it away. But it can be awfully tempting to pay someone who promises you a job. Learn more about How to Avoid Job Scams.

What is Social Security Number (SSN)?

It is a number in the format 000-00-0000 which you need to apply for a job, collect Social Security benefits and receive some other government services. Generally your parents should have applied for your SSN when applying for your baby’s birth certificate. Learn more about How to Get SSN.