Front desk clerks are employed in office buildings, industrial facilities and residential buildings across the United States. Additionally, front desk clerks are on staff at schools, universities, prisons, government agencies and medical facilities. A candidate seeking this type of employment may apply directly to the company or firm for which she would like to work. Additionally, these roles may be found advertised in local newspapers. Available front desk clerk roles may be posted on online job search boards such as monster.com, jobs.com and careerbuilder.com. Professional organizations such as the National Association of Professional Receptionists provide a host of resources and a number of networking opportunities for active job seekers. Candidates may also utilize services of employment agencies that focus specifically on the placement of administrative and entry-level office professionals.