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Career Services Center

Contact

Contact me for more information or set an appointment.

Paolo Varquez, M.S.
Career Center Coordinator
E-mail: Careercenter@coastline.edu (best way to reach me)
Telephone: (714) 241-6311

Follow us on Facebook: Facebook.com/CoastlineCareerCenter

Set an appointment to meet in person, on the phone, Skype, or Google Hangout!

Location:

College Center – 4th floor
11460 Warner Ave.
Fountain Valley, CA 92708


Mission

The mission of the Career Center to assist and provide Coastline students with the career development tools, knowledge, and skills needed to improve their career marketability and competitiveness to be successful in the 21st century workplace. 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
Day(s)Time
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Please note:
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!

16 Personalities16Personalities Free Personality Test
Learn which career best fits your personality

HumanMetricswww.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.

Eurekawww.eureka.org
Provides possible job and career choices based on your skills, personality, and values.
Site ID Code: Please contact the Career Services Center to get Site ID Code at 714-241-6311
Create your personal EUREKA Online account:

  1. Go to www.eureka.org, Click Sign Up.
  2. Under Students/Clients enter Site ID Code, click Next.
  3. Complete the personal information form, click Next.
  4. Choose a Login name and Password.

California Career Zonewww.cacareerzone.org
Free online assessments, industry and career information.

California Career Caféwww.cacareercafe.com
A virtual career center for California Community College Students

Occupational Outlook Handbookwww.bls.gov/ooh/
U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook.

Salary Calculatorwww.areavibes.com/salary-calculator/
Compare your current cost of living with other cities/states.

Job Search Engines

California Job Servicewww.caljobs.ca.gov

CareerBuilderwww.careerbuilder.com

Indeedwww.indeed.com
This site scours other job search engines and brings all those job opportunities to this one site.

Government Job Opportunitieswww.governmentjobs.com

Simplyhiredwww.simplyhired.com

USA Jobwww.usajobs.gov

Monsterwww.monster.com

Dicewww.dice.com
Technology job search engine

USA Jobwww.edjoin.org
CA Jobs in the education field

Interview Preparation

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
  1. Get Started (Free). Log in and create an account.
    http://coastlinecc.interviewstream.com
  2. Select Interview Questions. Choose up to 10 interview questions
  3. Interview - plug in your webcam and begin your interview.
    Review and retry after each response.
  4. Upload, Watch & Share. Upload and review responses.
    Email to others for feedback.
  5. Umm&elipsis;Like Counter
    Listen and count your filler words. Retry interview and track your progress.
Student Preparation Overview

Career Resources

Veterans Employment Centerwww.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.

Business Management - Center for Online Education

California Labor Market Informationwww.labormarketinfo.edd.ca.gov

Salary.comwww.salary.com

US Department of Laborwww.bls.gov

Resumé Strategies


Career Services Center Documents


All About Coastline

Campus Locations
Accreditation
Privacy Policy
Clery Report
Compliments & Complaints

Coastline Community College
11460 Warner Avenue
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
CCCAdmissionsOffice@coastline.edu
714-546-7600
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