Student Employment & Cooperative Education

Sylvania Campus

Special Link:
Summer Job Resources

Welcome to the Sylvania Student Employment and Cooperative Education webpages. Our site is designed to help PCC students and graduates use our services to connect with local employers. Other job seekers will find resources to help find work on their own.

Sylvania Student Employment and Cooperative Education offer a number of services to students and graduates seeking employment or work experience.

General Jobs jobs are a variety of part-time and full-time jobs unrelated to a specific program or career.

Cooperative Education is a program that enables students to earn college credit for work experience related to their career goals.

Graduate Employment jobs are related to specific career programs at PCC. These jobs are usually full-time, although part-time opportunities are available.

Job Referral Services are available to students and graduates from Sylvania's career programs, who are eligible to receive announcements via e-mail of current co-op and job openings.

Our Special Events calendar lists upcoming events for PCC students and others looking for work including career fairs, on-campus recruiting, and workshops.

Job Search Resources available on our web pages include listings of special events, other PCC and community services, employers' job hotlines, and links to other related sites. We also offer suggestions for Informational Interviewing, an excellent way to research and build network contacts.

Our Resumes page includes resume writing assistance and samples. Also included are Cover Letter guidelines.

We offer Interviewing Strategies and tips for job interviews.

Resources for Job Seekers Facing Barriers includes Resources for Laid Off Workers as well as assistance to job seekers over 50, jobs seekers with disabilities, individuals with criminal records, and others.

Swimming in the Deep End: Job Search During Recession is a multimedia presentation for job seekers looking for work.

Employers may use our services to fill full-time and part-time openings at no charge. See the Information for Employers page for more details.

If you are interested in faculty/staff positions open at Portland Community College, see the PCC Employment Opportunities page.

Our Spotlight on Students and Graduates highlights success stories of students who have used Cooperative Education and/or Job Placement.

Sylvania Co-op Faculty Resources provide guidelines to instructors and others for PCC policies and procedures. Recruiting Guidelines are also available for faculty and staff who work directly with employers.

Staff at the Sylvania Job Placement and Cooperative Education Office are available to work with PCC students and graduates by career or program area. Want to know who we are?

Our office is on the Sylvania Campus, Room CC 221. Just look for the neon JOBS sign.

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