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.
Recordings of previous events:
3/16: How to Win Over an Employer in 5-10 Minutes : with Mary and Kaitlyn from Career Services - This webinar is helpful for students planning to attend the April 6 Virtual Job Fair.
3/9: Disability in the Workplace with Candice from DSPS and Mary and Kaitlyn from Career Services
3/4: Understanding Job Applications with Rosa from EOPS and Mary and Kaitlyn from Career Services
10/29: Virtual Panel on Careers in Hospitality Management with Ironstone Vineyards, the Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians, Chicken Ranch Casino, and Alicia's Sugar Shack
10/28: Supporting your Mental Health while Job Searching with Dr. Tamara Oxford, Coordinator of Mental Health Services and Mary Watts from Career Services
10/20: Webinar on Effective Cover Letters with Mother Lode Job Training
10/14: Working While Receiving Benefits – Presented by Irene Maka, Community Work Incentives Coordinator at DRAIL/ Work Incentives Planning and Assistance (WIPA)
10/13: Virtual Panel on Careers in Fire with CalFire, U.S. Forest Service, and Central Calaveras Fire
10/8: Webinar on How to Fill out State Job Applications featuring a representative from the California State Parks
10/7: Virtual Panel on Careers in Child Development/Education, featuring ATCAA, The Resource Connection, the Tuolumne County Superintendent of Schools, and the Calaveras County Office of Education
10/6: Webinar on Federal Job Applications through USAJOBS with a representative from the U.S. Forest Service
10/6: Webinar on Interview and Follow-Up Tips with Mother Lode Job Training
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
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
- Spring 2021
- Fall 2020
- Summer 2020
- Spring 2020
- Fall 2019
- Summer 2019
- Spring 2019
- Fall 2018
- Summer 2018
- Spring 2018
- 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