Empowering the careers of diverse technical candidates.

FAQ

Below you’ll find answers to some of our most frequently asked questions. Didn’t find the answer you’re looking? Contact us at jobs@chicktech.org

For Companies

Do you offer discounts for non-profit companies?

Yes, nonprofits with their 501c3 status can email jobs@chicktech.org with proof of their 501c3 status.

What is ChickTech’s role in the application process?

At this point, ChickTech is providing the job board only. In the future, we plan to take a more active role in connecting companies and candidates.

What audience can ChickTech reach with the job board that other posting sites cannot?

ChickTech connects with thousands of talented technical women across the country; women are looking for a way to find companies who care about diversity and will treat them equally.

Why should my company choose a diversity focused job board?

There is a mountain of research on why diversity is important but to put it simply, diverse teams solve problems better.  35% of our participants told us that companies that make diversity a priority matters to them. 

Can I post a job for positions located across the US and Internationally?

Yes.

I am a technology company, but I have a Sales/Finance/HR (non tech role) opening, we want technology industry experience….can I post on your job board?

Yes.

I am a not technology company, but I have a technical role opening….can I post on your job board?

Yes.

I am a not technology company, and I have a non-technical role opening….can I post on your job board?

No.

How much does it cost to post a job to the ChickTech: Jobs site?

  • 10 Posting Package $1,499.00 – This plan includes 10 jobs. Each job will be displayed as normal for 30 days.
  • 5 Posting Package $999.00$ – This plan includes 5 jobs. Each job will be displayed as normal for 30 days.Select
  • One-Time Featured Posting $299.00$ – This plan includes 1 job. Your job will be displayed as featured for 30 days.
  • One-Time Posting 249.00$ – This plan includes 1 job. Your job will be displayed as normal for 30 days.

You are a non-profit, why do you charge for the ChickTech: Jobs site?

Unlike a lot of nonprofits ChickTech leans more heavily on recurring revenue sources to fund our programs instead of grants and sponsorships. This site and other ChickTech services offers us more financial stability.

Does ChickTech have a resume database that I can source for my open positions? What is the fee for this?

Not at this point, but there may be in the future.

For Applicants

Do I have to be a woman to apply?

No.

Do I need to pay anything to use this service?

No.

What type of employment opportunities are posted (contract, full time, part time, temporary, etc)?

All types of employment are accepted.

What criteria are used to determine which companies post jobs on this site? Does ChickTech endorse these companies as good places to work?

We have a diversity criteria for companies that want to post with us. We are confident they are diversity focused but cannot guarantee every company will be a perfect fit.

What is ChickTech’s role in the application process?

At this point, ChickTech is providing the job board only. In the future, we plan to take a more active role in connecting companies and candidates.

What sort of jobs are posted?

Our open positions are technical roles and support roles in technical companies.

How is my privacy protected?

We do not currently hold a database of candidates. Your application process is completely private.  

I’m a passive job seeker. Does the job board allow me to create a job profile or upload my resume so companies (or recruiters) can source me directly as jobs become available?

We do not currently offer an applicant database.

Can ChickTech help me create my resume? Negotiate my salary or provide Interview Coaching?

Yes we can. Please visit our chapter location page to find your nearest chapter. They will be able to connect you with professional development services.