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Schenectady County Community College

CAREER & EMPLOYMENT SERVICES
Schenectady County Community College, 78 Washington Ave., Schenectady, NY 12305  / Phone:  518-381-1365 / Fax: 518-381-1477

EMPLOYER SERVICES


SEEKING EMPLOYEES OR INTERNS

Choose from the variety of options that are promoted to our students and alumni below.
ON-CAMPUS RECRUITING POLICIES & EEO STATEMENT                  

POST Jobs/Internships/Volunteer Opportunities: - Manage your organization's reputation with students, alumni and faculty using College Central Network

Be on our "A"list of organizations we refer students and graduates to and invite to campus programs and events. Besides being an employer, we what community representatives interacting with our campus community as advisors, mentors and presenters. Register TODAY!. SHOWCASE YOUR ORGANIZATION'S PROFILE THROUGHOUT THE YEAR - Complete this FORM and email to ces@sunysccc.edu for students and alumni to review.

SCCC PROGRAMS OFFERING CREDIT BASED INTERNSHIPS & FIELDWORK OPPORTUNITIES

CAPITAL REGION CAREER CONSORTIUM - Local organization of public and private college and university career centers focused on professional development and workforce development initiatives. REGISTER TO USE THEIR ONLINE JOB & INTERNSHIP PORTAL - ANNOUNCE INTERNSHIPS, JOBS and COMPANY JOB FAIRS IN ONE EMAIL.

JOB FAIRS & ON-CAMPUS RECRUITMENT            

EMPLOYER SHOWCASE TABLE:
The Career & Employment Services office reserves table space for businesses that wish to inform students of employment, internship, volunteer or entrepreneurial/business* opportunities on the SCCC campus.

* Tables reserved through the Career & Employment Services office are NOT for businesses or self employed individuals to sell their product or services.

* Representatives promoting Entrepreneurial/Self Employment based opportunities that do not offer guaranteed income AND require people to invest their own money for business start up materials, licensing or training, or monthly management fees MUST highlight these facts in a clearly stated notice on their table. If this information is not displayed in an easy to notice format, our office will supply such a notice for your table. If we find that the business is not following this requirement, we will ask you to leave immediately and will not be able to reserve a table through the Career & Employment Service for one year.

If your business is in agreement with the policy above, please contact Suzann Burke in the Career & Employment Services office at 518.381.1365 or ces@sunysccc.edu. We ask that you reserve your table 1-2 weeks in advance in order to process the table request and promote your arrival to students. Last minute requests may not be possible.

If you have questions related to the policy above, please contact Robert Frederick, Coordinator of the Career & Employment Services office at Schenectady County Community College by calling 518.381.1368 or frederrg@sunysccc.edu.

PRE-SCHEDULED PRESENTATIONS OR INTERVIEWS:
FALL Schedule - September - December

SPRING Schedule - February - April 
We will advertise career opportunities to students and faculty and arrange for on-campus information tables, presentations or interviews.
 
JOB FAIRS & SPECIAL EVENTS PARTICIPATION: Click HERE to see events which are promoted to our students, alumni and general campus community.  CLICK into the events for further information:

COMPANY CONVERSATIONS - Dates are open throughout the academic year. Call 518.381.1368 for information and to schedule a company sponsored luncheon that offers an informal approach to educating students on career paths, company opportunities and expectations.

WORKFORCE PANELS & PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATION  - Classroom presentations are scheduled throughout the academic year in collaboration with teaching faculty

SPEED NETWORKING - (Interview & networking training program for students - received a SUNY Best Practice Award) - November 4-7, 2013 - call 381-1368 if you wish to host a communication station and offer professional advice to participants.

COLLEGE & COMMUNITY CAREER FAIR - tentively set for December 4, 2013 at Center City Complex (across from Proctors) - email Lynn Trudell at trudellc@sunysccc.edu for more information and registration information.

HOSPITALITY EXPO - January 29, 2014 (focused on career paths related to Hospitality, Event Planning, Tourism and Culinary Arts) - email Lynn Trudell at trudellc@sunysccc.edu for more information and registration information.

SPRING CAREER FAIR - Spring 2014 - date pending

Additional events and programs will be listed as they are confirmed.

CLASSROOM, CLUB & ADVISORY PARTICIPATION: 
We would like you to get fully involved with our College in order for students and faculty to be fully aware of industry trends, occupational demands, important skill sets to succeed in today's workforce, and the in's and out's of a efficient job search.  If interested in offering your expertise, contact Robert Frederick for more information - 518.381.1368.

CLASSROOM SPEAKERS:
We keep a listing of professionals willing to speak in the classroom on topics related to specific industries or careers.  This list is available for faculty and staff to use when seeking outside commentary on issues their teaching.  Presentation time availability may be from 10 minutes to one hour.

ACADEMIC CLUB PRESENTERS:
We have had community professionals become involved with student clubs and organizations in order to share industry insights, present on workplace issues, mentor students. coordinate company site visits and work on case studies. List of Academic Clubs & Contacts

CAREER ADVISORY COMMITTEE / VOLUNTEERS:
If you're interested in sharing your expertise with the Career and Employment Services office as an advisor or be open to interacting with students who are exploring career paths, please email Robert Frederick, Director of Career and Employment Services at frederrg@sunysccc.edu for information.

Other resources to seek candidates from the Capital Region.

Capital Region Colleges & Universities - list opportunities (some offer resume searches).

Capital Area Help Wanted.  - list opportunities and review candidate resumes.

Culinary Training Centers - additional food service or culinary training centers.

Babysitter Guide & Care Giver Website - information and resources for child/elder care and tutors.

                                    
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