Job Placement Services at Columbia College:
Career & Job Placement Services remain available for students and alumni via phone or video calls. You can book a career center meeting yourself in Starfish by clicking here, or you can email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Use your time wisely while inside and explore career options!
Were you recently laid off or are you looking for a new job? I am working with my employer contacts to create a list of local companies hiring
Did the pandemic keep you from working or reduce your hours? Mother Lode Job Training has received a grant to pay up to $800 to cover March through August expenses for rent past due, unpaid car payments, and utilities. For more information, click on this link to view the flyer.
Upcoming Virtual Events - Registration links coming soon
Looking for a job? Drop in on Tuesdays from 4pm-5pm to meet with Mary from Career Services - no appointment is needed. To join the Zoom meeting, click here or dial (669) 900-6833 (meeting ID 946 5829 4466)
Starting: Tuesday, August 18 until Tuesday, December 15.
9/16, 2pm-4pm: Virtual Job Fair
9/29, 1pm-2pm: Virtual Panel on Careers in Health, featuring Adventist Health Sonora, Dignity Health, MACT Health Board, and Tuolumne County Behavioral Health
10/6, 11am-12pm: Webinar on Interview and Follow-Up Tips with Mother Lode Job Training
10/7, 10:30am-11:30am: Virtual Panel on Careers in Child Development/Education, featuring ATCAA, The Resource Connection, and the Calaveras County Office of Education
10/8, 10am-11am: Webinar on How to Fill out State Job Applications featuring a representative from the California State Parks
10/15, 5pm-7pm: Virtual Job Fair
10/27 1pm-2pm: Webinar on Informational Interviewing with Derrick Wydick
11/17, 12pm-2pm: Virtual Job Fair
Job Placement Services:
- Career exploration
- Resume, cover letter, and job application assistance
- De-stressing your job search
- Effective interviewing tips
- Employer connections
- Job board for jobs on and off campus
- Job fairs
- Quarterly newsletters
- Interview clothing closet - students receive one FREE professional outfit per semester! By appointment only - email@example.com.
To set up an appointment to explore career goals, get your resume reviewed, or prepare for an interview, call Mary Watts at (209) 588-5273 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. This service is offered to current students and Columbia College alumni.
- California Career Zone has some great self-assessments for career exploration
- ONET OnLine can be very helpful when you are making resume bullet points.
Vault.com provides in-depth intelligence on what it’s really like to work within an industry, company, or profession—and how to position yourself to launch and build the career you want.
- Plus, Vault.com has examples of resumes and cover letters you can download for inspiration!
- As a Columbia College student/alumni, you have free access to Vault. Login with your Columbia College email address and either enter: columbia15 as your password.
Road Trip Nation - Career exploration resources available to Columbia College students for free!
Unique membership code: GOCC19
Eureka: provides powerful self-assessment and career information tools to enhance the career decision-making process.
- Click on Create Account
- Site: Columbia College
- Site ID Code: KRQJIJG
Columbia College Courses:
- GUIDE 1: Career & Life Planning (3 units)
- GUIDE 11: Occupational Exploration (1 unit)
- Individualized Career Interest, Exploration and Assessment
- Myers Briggs Type Indicator - Personality Assessment
- Strong Interest Inventory - Career Interest Assessment
- Columbia College JobSpeaker Job Board
- Calaveras County Jobs
- Calaveras Enterprise Classified - Employment
- CalCareers - state jobs
- CareerBuilder Jobs
- City of Angels Camp Jobs
- City of Sonora Jobs
- EDJOIN - California public schools job listings
- Indeed - job search engine
- LinkedIn Job Search
- Marketplace 209 Jobs
- Murphys Job Board - Facebook group for jobs
- MyMotherLode.com Job Listings
- Robert Half Staffing Agency
- SonoraVille Jobs - Facebook group for jobs
- Tuolumne County Jobs
- Union Democrat Classified - Employment
- USAJOBS - Federal job listings
- Vault.com Job Search
- Wine Jobs California
- Yosemite Community College District Jobs