Career Services

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Career Services
K1-308
619-388-7335
Mon - Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Fri: 9:00am - 1:00pm

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WELCOME to the CAREER CENTER!

FALL 2022 UPCOMING EVENTS:

DECEMBER

Join the Career Center as industry professionals "spill the tea" on all your future career possibilities!  FREE Boba Tea (while supplies last).  All students and alumni are welcome!

 

For disability accommodations, please email mirajobs@sdccd.edu 3 days prior to event.

Career Center Announcements
  • NEW!  Join our Students & Alumni Mailing List

Receive emails of Career Services upcoming events, workshops, on-campus job opportunities, and more!
Join Our Mailing List!
 

  • Jimmy the Jet Chat Box by Ocelot. Still a live chat box but also get answers faster

   CAREER COUNSELING

   Fall 2022 Appt. Hours

  • Career Exploration
  • Career Assessments
  • Major/Program Selection
  • Resume/Cover Letter Review
  • Job & Internship Search
  • Interview Preparation
  • Fall 2022: August 22 through December 16
  • Career Counseling Appointment Hours:
    Mondays: 9:30AM - 1:30PM (virtual through Zoom only)
    Tuesdays: 11:30AM - 5:00PM (in-person/virtual)
    Wednesdays: 9:30AM - 1:30PM (virtual only)
    Thursdays: 12:00PM - 5:00PM (in-person or virtual)
    Fridays: 9:30AM - 1:30PM (virtual only)

     

 

Handshake (Online Job Board) with San Diego Miramar College and the San Diego Community College District

San Diego Community College District (SDCCD) is excited to announce the launch of our NEW & IMPROVED, district-wide student & alumni online job board, Handshake, as a free one-stop-shop for kick starting careers.

Students use your Handshake profile to:

  • Get Hired: Search and apply for 1000s of jobs, internships, or volunteer opportunities based on majors & interests
  • Get Connected: Get personalized job recommendations & connect with employers directly
  • Get Access: Schedule appointments with the Career Center for support with career exploration, resume, job preparation & more!

   Students & Alumni

Employers & Community Partners


ACTIVATE YOUR HANDSHAKE JOB BOARD ACCOUNT!
Find a job and launch your career!

  1.  Use your MYSDCCD portal profile email to create your account at: sdccd.joinhandshake.com/login
  2. Complete your profile to search for jobs & internships based on major, interests, & more
  3. Connect with employers, get job alerts, & apply with a few clicks. GET HIRED!

Need assistance? Connect with us at the Career Center through email at mirajobs@sdccd.edu, by phone at: (619) 388-7335, or with our Jimmy the Jet chat box.

 

Connect today with SDCCD through Handshake! By activating your Handshake account, you'll have access from each of our SDCCD campuses: City College, Mesa College, Miramar College, and the College of Continuing Education. Create an account and post any job/internship positions as they will be widely viewed across our district. Don't miss this opportunity to recruit your future diverse workforce!

New to Handshake? Employers logging in or creating accounts using the URL below will automatically request employer approval through our SDCCD Handshake Job Board. we look forward to helping you meet your employment needs! https://bit.ly/SDCCDHandshakeRecruiting.

Questions? Please email: mirajobs@sdccd.edu or call 619-388-7335.

 

   HELPFUL LINKS:

   Assistance with enrollment, registration for courses, and similar, please visit the Admissions & Records webpage at: Admissions & Records Office | San Diego Miramar College

   Assistance with choosing courses, creating a student education plan (SEP), and similar, please visit the Counseling office webpage at: Counseling Office | San Diego Miramar College

   Assistance with transferring, please visit the Transfer Center webpage at: Transfer Center | San Diego Miramar College

   List of other Miramar College offices, please visit our Student Services & Resources webpage at: Student Services & Resources | San Diego Miramar College

 

BLACK LIVES MATTER: The Career Center team stands

in solidarity with and supports Black Lives Matter.

 

   REMOTE CAREER SERVICES

   + Career Services comes to Canvas!

   Students enroll for FREE at: Career Services Canvas

   + Jimmy the Jet chat box

   Chat with us for general inquiries and virtual appointment availability

   *Disclaimer: please allow at least 15 minutes for live response during open office hours

 

   + Job Placement Services

       Job Placement Services can assist you in working one-on-one with you to match your skillset and major with the appropriate job. Whether you are looking for an internship or employment right now or down the road, Job Placement Services can help you in getting your foot in the door.

       For more information, please contact Alex Ortega, Jr. at: aortega001@sdccd.edu

 

Career Center Campus Presentations

Faculty: Are you interested in hosting an in-class career related presentation on SD Miramar College campus?

Please email: mirajobs@sdccd.edu and we will send you a form to complete a request for a Career Center presentation and a Career Center team member will contact you to finalize scheduling. Please provide a minimum of two weeks to process your request. 

Some of the customized career workshops for groups (e.g. classrooms, clubs, etc.) that we offer include:

  • Career Services Overview
  • Career Exploration: an interactive class exercise 
  • "What can I do with a major in... English, Science?" presentation tailored to specific program
  • Resume & Cover Letter:  help students define skills, knowledge, and education using a resume template. May be split into two presentations.
  • Job & Internship Search. May be split into two presentations.
  • Job Fair Preparation
  • LinkedIn Basics
  • Interview for Success

 

Mission Statement

Our mission is to assist students in developing career goals by exploring their values, skills, personality traits and interests in an inclusive and supportive environment. We prepare students to make informed decisions about their futures by providing career-related counseling, comprehensive resources and specialized programs. The Career Center is dedicated to serve diverse populations by offering an array of career-development activities that inspire and support each student’s lifelong career journey.

Mask up on campus! If you need a mask, just ask and we will provide.

 

Please wear your mask on campus and while visiting our office.

This is a district requirement for all students, employees, & visitors.