34. Using the Company's Job Opening System to Your Benefit

  1. John A. Hoschette

Published Online: 30 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470530177.ch34

The Engineer's Career Guide

The Engineer's Career Guide

How to Cite

Hoschette, J. A. (2010) Using the Company's Job Opening System to Your Benefit, in The Engineer's Career Guide, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470530177.ch34

Author Information

  1. Lockheed Martin, Eagan, Minnesota, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470503508

Online ISBN: 9780470530177



  • company's job opening system (JOS) and career development;
  • learning things from reading company job postings;
  • managing present supervisor while interviewing


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Important Things You Can Learn from Reading the Company Job Postings

  • Managing Your Present Supervisor While Interviewing

  • How To Get the Most from a Job Offer

  • Which Is Better—Internal or External Offers?

  • What To Do if Your Supervisor Tries to Block Your Move

  • Always Leave on Good Terms

  • Summary

  • Assignments and Discussion Topics