July 24, 2012

Best Job Board WordPress Themes – Free & Premium

The Best WordPress Free and Premium Job Boards Themes

There is no doubt that with the help of WordPress, creating almost any type of interactivity nature websites has never been easier. Job boards are becoming popular on all sorts of levels. From international job boards for specific line of business down to small towns job boards. Job seekers can post their CVs and then start looking for that dream job they’ve been looking for. On the other hand, employers are always in search for the best candidates for the vacancies they currently have.

In addition, running your own job board can make you some money by letting people pay a small amount of money to have their vacancies posted at your website. Or simply by asking job seekers for a small fee to have their CVs posted on the website. That’s really up to you.

So, would you like to run your own job board using the lovely content management system known as WordPress? Have you even been approached to create a job board for somebody and wanted to do it with WordPress? Well, search no more. you have come to the right place. In this article, we will go through the best Job Board themes out there with their features and a few screenshots as well. But before we dig in, what should a standard job board include?


A Typical Job Board WordPress theme should be:

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  • Easy to manage for all parties
  • Easy for Employers to post vacancies and accept applications from interested job seekers
  • Easy for Job seekers to post their CVs, search for available vacancies, and apply for the ones that matches their skills and background.
  • Easy to browse vacancies and job seekers with simple and advanced search facilities.



Free Job Board WordPress Themes


Job Board - A Free Theme for WordPress

JobBoard is a free WordPress theme with featured content options and supports the post thumbnails. Suitable for any niche. It also has Theme Options at the admin dashboard. The theme however, is not a job board theme straight forward. Instead, you can make a few changes and tweaks so that it can be truly a Job Board theme!

JobBoard Features:

  • Easy to use options page
  • Featured Image Ready
  • 125×125 banners ready (easy editable from admin options)
  • Compatible with latest WordPress versions
  • Widgets Ready
  • Plus much more…
Price: Free     More Details + DemoDownload


Jobpress - A free job board and recruitment WordPress theme

Jobpress is a very special theme from web2feel. Registered users can submit job listings on your site and an admin can review and publish it. This theme is with features like I have made two screencasts to explain the job listing process.

Jobpress Features:

  • WordPress 3 ready.
  • Custom menus.
  • Custom post types & taxonomies.
  • Custom page templates
  • Widgetized sidebar
  • Plus much more…
Price: Free     More Details + Demo + Download

Premium Job Board WordPress Themes


JobRoller - A job board premium WordPress theme

JobRoller is one of the most popular job board themes for WordPress. The theme is feature-rich application theme which was built for ease-of-use and tight integration with WordPress so you’ll be online, selling job listing space, and accepting new resumes within minutes. JobRoller also includes separate portals & tools for both job seekers and employers.

JobRoller Features:

  • Easy to manage Job Seekers & Employers
  • Resume (CV) Database
  • Job Listing Submission Wizard
  • Transaction Logging
  • Multi-Language Support
  • Plus much more…
At the following video, you will learn how to add a new job listing to JobRoller. On the other hand, the following video will show you how to add a resume on JobRoller.
Price: $99     Preview + More Details



JobEngine - A job board premium WordPress theme

JobEngine is not just another Job Board theme, it offers a clean user experience that is not only easy to setup and maintain by experienced and beginners but also so powerful with a plethora of useful features.

JobEngine Features:

  • Sorting job listings by location, job type and category
  • Refining search criteria without reloading the page with AJAX
  • Flexible pricing and featured listings for more exposure
  • Plus much more…
Price: $129     Preview + More Details


Nine to Five

Nine to Five - A Premium WordPress Jobs Theme

Nine to Five is a premium WordPress theme found at ThemeForest. Nine to Five offers over 50 powerful features to allow you to setup the perfect jobs board with WordPress 3+, whatever your needs. Nine to Five is actually one of the best job boards WordPress premium themes out there.

Nine to Five Features:

  • Supports almost any international currencies
  • Accepts paid listings via Paypal
  • Shows job locations via Google Maps
  • Allows employers to receive applications via email directly from the site
  • Plus much more…
Price: $40     Preview + More Details


Job Board

Job Board - A premium job board and recruitment WordPress premium theme

Job Board is one of the top job boards and recruitment themes for WordPress. It comes packed with a huge number of features so that you can create your own Job Board site easily in WordPress. It transforms your WordPress install into a fully functional Job Board website with complete backend administration. Easily manage free / paid job listing with tons of other features.

Job Board Features:

  • Job Seekers/Job Providers
  • Advanced monetization options
  • Extensive back-end options and capabilities
  • Multiple post types
  • Plus much more…
Price: $65     Preview + More Details



JobPress - A premium WordPress Theme

JobPress converts the simple WordPress website into a full fledged job portal with tons of features including job and resumes management, job seekers and employers dashboards, featured listings, payment gateway, and much more. JobPress allows you to easily setup a website for your business and begin earning money right away. It is easy to customize and understand, and has been a successful job board model around the world for many years.

JobPress Features:

  • Online job applications
  • Job lifetime setup
  • Job importation
  • Facebook and LinkedIn integration
  • Job subscription
  • Coupon management
  • Plus much more…
Price: $119     Preview + More Details



JobJockey - A premium job board WordPress theme


JobJockey is another premium WordPress application theme that will help you start your own job board with practically no effort. As your business grows, you’ll need to attract new talents and that won’t be easy. You’d be busy searching for talents and connecting them to employers.

JobJockey Features:

  • Users registration as job seekers or as employers.
  • Tailored dashboard for job seekers and employers.
  • Favorite entries.
  • Instant notifications.
  • Plus much more…
Price: $30     Preview + More Details



From the list above, there is a wide selection of awesome job boards WordPress themes to choose from. Take a look at all of them, analyze each one’s features and benefits, get inspiration from other players on the ground and then kick off your awesome job board for your organization or simply for your own business. Have we missed a theme? Why don’t you tell us at the comments section below and we’ll review it and probably include it with the other big boys mentioned above. Best of luck!

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3 Comments on “Best Job Board WordPress Themes – Free & Premium

Laronda Woliver
September 10, 2012 at 6:42 pm

Thank you

September 17, 2012 at 2:53 pm

You are welcome Laronda, Glad you found it useful.

Jessi Linh
December 13, 2012 at 2:26 am

Nice post!!!
Hope you can keep updating news about Jobboard WP themes.


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