Welcome to the Berkshire Community College Career Development Links page. Here you will find links to Berkshire career websites as well as other sites dedicated to career news and advice. We are always adding to this page. Please tell us about a site that we have not yet included.
E-mail: JMonachina -at -berkshirecc.edu
Bureau of Labor Statistics: Occupational Outlook Handbook: the nation’s career information source
Wall Street Journal Career News
Latest Job Trends from Careerbright
Brought to you by the Massachusetts Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development, JobQuest will help you locate Massachusetts based jobs, career advice, and upcoming events.
Berkshire County Regional Employment Board
The Berkshire County Regional Employment Board, Inc. (BCREB) is composed of business and community leaders who are appointed by the Mayor of Pittsfield on behalf of the thirty-two communities in Berkshire County.
The board serves as the oversight and policy-making body for federally funded employment and training services in the region. The board also has the broader role of addressing critical labor market issues and developing strategic partnerships with local leaders in economic development, the K-12 and higher education system, government agencies, chambers of commerce, community-based and labor organizations.
BerkshireWorks is a partnership between Berkshire Training & Employment Program and the Massachusetts Division of Career Services, chartered by the Berkshire County Regional Employment Board, Inc. BerkshireWorks offers a wide range of services and resources to assist you with your career exploration, whether you’re looking for your first job, career advancement, or occupational training.
Career One Stop Veterans’ Re-Employment
http://www.careeronestop.org/ReEmployment/veterans/default.aspx (you can access a military to civilian jobs translator here)
Careers for the Transitioning Military
Military Skills Translator
http://www.taonline.com/military-skills-translator/ -in the resources tab on the taonline home page)
Obtain Military Service Records
Transitioning from Military to Civilian Career
Department of Labor Veterans’ Page
Veterans Job Bank
Career Specific Sites
Fire Science and Public Service
For more information about registered nurses, including credentialing, visit
For more information about nursing education and being a registered nurse, visit
For information about undergraduate and graduate nursing education, nursing career options, and financial aid, visit
For information about the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) and a list of individual state boards of nursing, visit
For information about clinical nurse specialists, including a list of accredited programs, visit
For information about nurse anesthetists, including a list of accredited programs, visit
For information about nurse-midwives, including a list of accredited programs, visit
For information about nurse practitioners, including a list of accredited programs, visit
The Art Career Project
The Art Career Project is looking to educate you on how to educate yourself in preparation for an exciting career in art. No matter what type of art you’re into, you’ll most likely find it here. Currently, the Project has listed fine and visual arts, along with performing arts. It also has information for aspiring writers and designers. You’ll find a breakdown of nearly every type of art and career you can imagine, from the normal to the more obscure. Some of the art careers you’ll find here include graphic design, painting, jewelry design, golf course design, Foley art, and even found art
New Music Strategies
For careers in architecture go to the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards - http://www.ncarb.org – and get information on Education, Internships, Examinations, and Licensure.
Association of American Geographers Student Resources Page
Jobs in Social Services, Education, Non profits
Social Jobs Partnership
The Social Jobs Partnership is a collaboration between Facebook, the U.S. Department of Labor, the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), DirectEmployers Association (DE), and the National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA).
Trustees of Reservations Employment Page, current jobs, internships
Marine careers (oceans, oceanography, marine biology, etc.)
Massachusetts Environmental Business Council, Career Site: (also in individual web sites from member directory)
Eco.org (use refined search criteria)
Mass. State jobs (search for Dept. of Conservation and Recreation as agency)
Student Conservation Association
Food Industry Jobs
Which cities have the most engineers?
Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
American Society for Engineering Education