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College Center – 4th floor
11460 Warner Ave.
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
The mission of the Career Center is to guide, provide, and equip students and the community with the necessary career development tools, knowledge, and skills needed to improve their career marketability and competitiveness to be successful in the 21st century workplace. We help individuals identify their personality, strengths, interests, values, skills, passions, etc. and connect it with a career that best fits those factors; we help individuals develop a long-term game plan to maximize their probability of achieving their ultimate career goal.
We assist students by providing the following services:
- Career exploration, development, and planning
- Career assessments
- Job, internships, volunteer, and experience search strategies
- Mock interviews
- Resume and cover letter critiques
- Career fairs
- Career workshops
|Career Center Hours|
|Monday - Friday||8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.|
Due to limited staffing, Career Center office hours may vary based on staff availability. It's best to set an appointment prior.
Career Assessment & Exploration:
Register for Coastline CareerLink Today! – Coastline Career Link
Coastline CareerLink is Coastline Community College's online job portal. Here, as a student or alumni, you will be able to view job postings, submit applications, access resume and cover letter templates, as well as RSVP for all Career Services Center events such as workshops and career fairs. Employers may also register with Coastline CareerLink to submit job postings and participate in career services events as well.
Registration is easy and free!
- Go to https://coastline-csm.symplicity.com/
- Click on the "Student/Alumni" or "Employer" tab
- Select "Register" on the right hand side of the page
- Fill out your information and submit
16 Personalities – 16Personalities Free Personality Test
Learn which career best fits your personality
HumanMetrics – www.humanmetrics.com
Free test based on Jung-Myers-Briggs personality approach. Discover possible career choices based on your personality type.
Occupational Information Network (O'NET) – online.onetcenter.org
Lists occupations and the key attributes, skills, and salaries.
Eureka – www.eureka.org
Provides possible job and career choices based on your skills, personality, and values.
Site ID Code: Please e-mail the Career Services Center to get Site ID Code at firstname.lastname@example.org
Create your personal EUREKA Online account:
- Go to www.eureka.org, Click Sign Up.
- Under Students/Clients enter Site ID Code, click Next.
- Complete the personal information form, click Next.
- Choose a Login name and Password.
California Career Zone – www.cacareerzone.org
Free online assessments, industry and career information.
California Career Café – www.cacareercafe.com
A virtual career center for California Community College Students
Occupational Outlook Handbook – www.bls.gov/ooh/
U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook.
Salary Calculator – www.areavibes.com/salary-calculator/
Compare your current cost of living with other cities/states.
Career Fairs and Resources
- Choice Career Fairs - Orange County career fairs and job fairs
- Eventbrite - Job fairs in Fountain Valley, California
- Hire Live - Locate a hiring event today!
- Job Fairs In - Job fairs in Santa Clara, Los Angeles, San Francisco areas and statewide
- National Career Fairs - Orange County career fairs
- WHW (Women Helping Women / Men2Work) - Upcoming job and career fairs
California Labor Market Information – www.labormarketinfo.edd.ca.gov
Center for Online Education – Online Business Business Management Degrees
Good Calculators – Free online calculators
LinkedIn - Salary – www.linkedin.com/salary/
OC One-Stop – oconestop.com/
Salary.com – www.salary.com
US Department of Labor – www.bls.gov
Veterans Employment Center – www.ebenefits.va.gov
Translates military occupational codes into civilian career paths. Provides a list of employers and organizations that have made a commitment to hire or train veterans.
Internships & Volunteer
- Collegegrad.com/internships - Browse jobs by level, title, industry, location, and employer. Get expert advice on all stages of the Job Search process:
- Idealist.org - We connect idealists with opportunities for action
- Internships.com - Land the Perfect Internship
- Looksharp.com - Discover over 50,000 internships and entry-level jobs
- Ocgov.com/gov/volunteer - Information about volunteer and internship opportunities in Orange County
- Volunteermatch.org - Find a cause that lights you up. Get in touch with a nonprofit that needs you.
Interview Stream gives you the power to practice, save, and conduct your online interviews from the comfort of your own home or career center.Get Started in Five STEPS
Get Started (Free). Log in and create an account.
- Select Interview Questions. Choose up to 10 interview questions
Interview - plug in your webcam and begin your interview.
Review and retry after each response.
Upload, Watch & Share. Upload and review responses.
Email to others for feedback.
Listen and count your filler words. Retry interview and track your progress.
Job Search Engines
Application.Careers – Search and browse jobs
California Job Service – www.caljobs.ca.gov
CareerBuilder – www.careerbuilder.com
Dice – www.dice.com
Technology job search engine
EdJoin.org – www.edjoin.org
CA Jobs in the education field
Glassdoor – www.glassdoor.com
Find a job that fits your life
GovernmentJobs.com – www.governmentjobs.com
Indeed – www.indeed.com
This site scours other job search engines and brings all those job opportunities to this one site.
Jobing.com – www.jobing.com
Find jobs near you
LinkedIn Job Search – www.linkedin.com/jobs/
Monster – www.monster.com
OCGov Job Listing – agency.governmentjobs.com/oc/
County of Orange job listing
RegionalHelpWanted.com – regionalhelpwanted.com/
Local jobs that work
SimplyHired – www.simplyhired.com
USA Job – www.usajobs.gov
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