Getting Started with Rock the Trades

This section will introduce you to your Surehand profile and walk you through the process of completing your profile. You'll find helpful hints and pro tips on building your profile in a way that maximizes your exposure to employers.

Welcome to Rock the Trades
At Rock the Trades (RTT), we help the perfect job find you!  Our innovative platform allows workers to match with jobs based on the skills, qualifica...
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Getting the Most Out of Rock the Trades
Rather than using keywords, RTT matches you with jobs based on the skills, certifications, and qualifications you list in your profile. Employers also searc...
Thu, 12 Aug, 2021 at 9:45 AM
Understanding the Jobs Section
To access your job matches, click on "Jobs" in the menu bar or on your profile home screen.  All jobs you match with will appear in the &qu...
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Job Filtering
To find and filter job matches, choose jobs at the top or bottom of the screen Click on the yellow filtering button in the box that says "Trade.&qu...
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Job Matching Preferences
You can allow employers to find you based on some skills or certifications you've listed in your profile but not others. This can be helpful if, for ex...
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How to Edit/Add to Your Profile
You can edit or add to the information in your profile at any time by following these easy steps: 1. Click on the Profile icon on your dashboard ...
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Credentials
Employers find you based on the skills, certifications, and licenses in your Rock the Trades profile. You enter this type of information in the Credentials ...
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How to Add Skills to Your Profile
Employers use Rock the Trades to search for skilled tradesmen and women based on the certifications they hold and the skills they have, so it's importa...
Thu, 24 Jun, 2021 at 7:13 AM
Work History
The Work History section is where you can give employers detailed information about the types of work you’ve done. To add information to your Work Histo...
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Training & Education
In the Training & Education section, enter any training courses you’ve taken on specific skills related to your work.  Use the description field to ...
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