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Who We Are


Born in a programmer's basement over donuts, the idea of began as a free, local job board that provided a greatly needed service to Maine's employers and its job seekers. Easy-to-use and useful web tools drew a considerable amount of traffic to the site, catching the eyes and ears of investors.

In 1999, armed with a president, a board of directors, and a hard-working handful of employees and contractors, the (JiUS) start-up was launched. Within a few years, its products began taking the recruiting industry by storm, growing into four New England states with plans to expand further.


The Vision

JobsInTheUS (JiUS) is the pronounced leader in its markets of local job boards and job recruiting. A growth oriented company, JiUS seeks to increase its market share in its existing markets and plans for expansion into new markets.

Today, as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Digital First Ventures, is one of the largest local job sites - both in terms of unique visits to the Web sites and jobs posted. Headquartered in Portland, Maine, we specialize in state-specific job sites where qualified candidates who want to work in a particular region find a match with local employers - all at a lower cost for employers than other recruiting methods.

Employee Benefits

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 3 Weeks Paid Vacation, 4 weeks after 3 years of service
  • Free Gym Membership
  • Free Parking
  • Referral Bonus
  • "Bring your Dog to Work" program
  • Fun working environment
  • Opportunities for growth & advancement
  • Company sponsored activities and contests


As our product base grows into new territories, so grows our staff. Dedicated, flexible and hard-working employees with a sense of humor have made our company what it is today. We offer positions in the following areas:

  • Customer Service
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Web Development
  • IT
  • Accounting
  • Business Analysis
  • Human Resources

At JobsInTheUS, we are constantly looking for ways to improve our company culture. Input from all levels and departments creates a fun and satisfying work atmosphere. Summer and holiday company parties allow for socializing and keep things light.

Stats and Recognition

Today, our websites have more local jobs that any other online recruiting site and receive more than 1 million combined unique visits per month. is the first and largest of our websites. has been selected to be featured in WEDDLE's Recruiter's Guide to Employment Web Sites, WEDDLE's Job Seeker's Guide to Employment Web Sites and has been selected as a WEDDLE's User's Choice Award winner.

Our "Career Connection" Newsletter was awared the Bronze Award from the League of American Communications Professionals for excellence in development.

In a survey of our subscribers, was ranked as one of the most effective recruiting tools they used. With the fastest response rate over other methods, 98% of our survey takers said that they would recommend us to a colleague. has been featured in Down East Magazine as "among the best online sources for job postings" and was voted one of the "Top 10 Best Web Sites in Maine" by Portland Magazine.

JiUS is an entrepreneurial, innovative industry leader in online recruiting - be a part of our success story and join our winning team.

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Contact Details

PO Box 604
Westbrook, Maine  04098-0604
Phone: 207-591-6259
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Type: For Profit
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