Online Career & Job Resources
Welcome to LANCERjobs, (local jobs just for PCC Students and alumni) and NACElink (local and national jobs for college students and alumni).
- Obtain a registration password in the Career Center (Student Services Building, L-103),
- Then access job and internship opportunities from anywhere, anytime.
Federal Work Study - Check with the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid, L-114, to see if you've received a Federal Work Study Award.
Indeed.com - Highly recommended "mega" site that searches and filters all other job sites. Job trends, salaries, forums, etc.
Cal Jobs - Employment resources-services & links for all populations from the Employment Development Dept.
USAJOBS - Nicely organized site for jobs with the federal government.
Cool Works - Seasonal & permanent jobs in national parks, resorts, ranches, etc.
SnagAJob.com - A leading database for part-time and seasonal job offerings.
Juju - A nimble job search resource with many postings.
Glassdoor - Need to do research on an organization? Wondering about specific company interviews? Check out Glassdoor for company reviews, CEO approval ratings, salary reports, and interview reviews, etc. This website is great place to research companies and help prepare for that upcoming interview.
Career and Job Search Resources:
WetFeet.com - Extensive job, internship, career, industry & company information.
JobHunt.org - A wealth of job search information with excellent career help.
Foothill Workforce Investment Board - Career planning and finding a job in the Pasadena area.
Research Companies/ Industries - A step-by-step tutorial on finding free internet information about employers before you interview.
NACE Salary Surveys & Calculator - Easy to use salary comparisons. Calculate your "worth" before you negotiate!
Job Accommodation Network - Free resources & consultation for employers & workers with disabilities. Suggests common accommodations for a variety of conditions.
Job-Applications - Useful employee videos - Interviews of entry level employees in financial institutions, airlines, retail and department stores, pharmacies, grocery stores, etc. Providing inside tips on what it's like to work for their company.
Job Hunter's Bible - Excellent career resources & job links from the author of What Color Is Your Parachute?
Quintessential Career/Job Guide - Excellent career articles, toolkits & tutorials.
Department of State - Fantastic information about representing the U.S. abroad. Careers, internships, interviews & more.
Career Cafe - A comprehensive career exploration site for community college students.
EUREKA - Contains 3,000+ career references which include descriptions, related careers, and specialty occupations. "A Goldmine of Career Information." Come into the Career Center to obtain a code to use this site.
Sigi^3 - Career Planning System - Helps jobs seekers create a career plan that's right for you.
Chronicle Career Library of Occupational Briefs - Over 2,000 occupational titles for you to learn more about. Check out this website for more information about career options.
The Riley Guide - Comprehensive resources from the "queen of the career links."
What can I do with this major? - A convenient website that helps you connect majors with careers.
Career One Stop - Huge, well organized career & job site. Superb labor market information, career videos & more.
Occupational Outlook Handbook - Comprehensive profiles for numerous occupations.
O*NET - Comprehensive career information sorted by skills, interests, values, experiences, etc.
Career Fields - Another superb resource from UC Berkeley.
CareerZone - Fun & helpful assessments, games, resources & links.
The Career Project - Interviews with people in a wide range of careers.
CareerProfiles - Extensive job and career information organized in a useful format.
Career Thoughts - A comprehensive list of links to career profiles designed to help identify occupations.
World of Work News:
College Journal.com - Excellent career articles and advice from the Wall Street Journal.
Bureau of Labor Statistics - Employment, wage, industry data, at-a-glance tables.
Education Career Services - Interesting blogs and career advice.