Pasadena City College, Home of the PCC Lancers

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).


  1. Obtain a registration password in the Career Center (Student Services Building, L-103),
  2. 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.

Job Focus: - Highly recommended "mega" site that searches and filters all other job sites. Job trends, salaries, forums, etc.

JobStar California - Superb career & job information with a local emphasis. - Extensive job, internship, career, industry & company information.

Cal Jobs - Employment resources-services & links for all populations from the Employment Development Dept.

Employment Spot - Jobs by city, articles, job search tips, "Best" and "Top 10" lists. - A wealth of job search information with excellent career help.

USAJOBS - Nicely organized site for jobs with the federal government.

State and Local Govt. on the Net - Find jobs with the state, county or cities near you.

Cool Works - Seasonal & permanent jobs in national parks, resorts, ranches, etc. - A leading database for part-time and seasonal job offerings.

Foothill Workforce Investment Board - Career planning and finding a job in the Pasadena area.

Job Bank USA - Jobs, resume templates, interview questions, salary calculator.

Juju - A nimble job search resource with many postings.

Research Companies/ Industries - A step-by-step tutorial on finding free internet information about employers before you interview.

Salary and Compensation Information - A comprehensive list of links for salary surveys, benefits, negotiation tips and career “management.”

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. - This link provides over 1000 graduate programs. Check it out to search for masters and doctorate programs, industries with positive job growth, and salary information by industry.

Job Training Place - A resource site to help find specific information and advice on ‘how to become’ hundreds of different occupations.

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.

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.

NACE - Job Choice

NACE - Job Choices Workshops

Career Focus:

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."

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."

Job Hunter's Bible - Excellent career resources & job links from the author of What Color Is Your Parachute?

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.

Quintessential Career/Job Guide - Excellent career articles, toolkits & tutorials.

Occupational Outlook Handbook - Comprehensive profiles for numerous occupations.

O*NET - Comprehensive career information sorted by skills, interests, values, experiences, etc.

Vocational Information Center - Comprehensive links for a wide variety of occupations.

College - Excellent career articles and advice from the Wall Street Journal.

Bureau of Labor Statistics - Employment, wage, industry data, at-a-glance tables.

California Occupational Info - Career development assessments, games, online videos and more.

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.

Department of State - Fantastic information about representing the U.S. abroad. Careers, internships, interviews & more.

Shatford Library Links - Links to library and library technician jobs and career information.

Education Career Services - Interesting blogs and career advice.

Law Enforcement Career Tips - A compact site packed with career information.

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.

Accredited Online Colleges - Database of online accredited educational institutions.