BCC Career Services

Welcome to the Official Career Services Blog from Berkshire Community College

BCC Career Services

Job & Career Site Links

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

 

Fire Science and Public Service 

http://www.firescience.org/public-service-careers/

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics: Occupational Outlook Handbook: the nation’s career information source

http://www.bls.gov/ooh/

 

ONET
http://www.onetonline.org/

 

Mass CIS
https://masscis.intocareers.org

Berkshire Creative

http://berkshirecreative.org/find-a-job-2/

 

Berkshire Jobs

http://www.berkshirejobs.com/

 

About Careers

http://www.about.com/careers/

 

Wall Street Journal Career News

http://online.wsj.com/public/page/news-career-jobs.html?refresh=on

 

Latest Job Trends from Careerbright

http://careerbright.com/category/job-search-tips/new-job-trends

 

Mass Jobs

https://web.detma.org/JobQuest/Default.aspx

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

http://www.berkshirereb.org/

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

http://www.berkshireworks.org

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.

 

VETERANS

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

http://www.taonline.com/

 

Military Skills Translator

http://www.taonline.com/military-skills-translator/ -in the resources tab on the taonline home page)

 

Obtain Military Service Records

http://www.archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records/

 

Transitioning from Military to Civilian Career

https://www.nrd.gov/employment/transitioning_from_the_military_to_a_civilian_career

 

Department of Labor Veterans’ Page

http://www.dol.gov/vets/

 

Veterans Job Bank

https://www.nrd.gov/jobSearch/index

 

Career Specific Sites

NURSING

For more information about registered nurses, including credentialing, visit

American Nurses Association

For more information about nursing education and being a registered nurse, visit

National League for Nursing

Registered Nurse RN

 

For information about undergraduate and graduate nursing education, nursing career options, and financial aid, visit

American Association of Colleges of Nursing

 

For information about the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) and a list of individual state boards of nursing, visit

National Council of State Boards of Nursing

 

For information about clinical nurse specialists, including a list of accredited programs, visit

National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists

 

For information about nurse anesthetists, including a list of accredited programs, visit

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists

 

For information about nurse-midwives, including a list of accredited programs, visit

American College of Nurse-Midwives

 

For information about nurse practitioners, including a list of accredited programs, visit

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

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Journalism
www.journalismjobs.com

www.profnetconnect.com

Arts

The Art Career Project

http://www.theartcareerproject.com/

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

 

Arts Journal

http://www.artsjournal.com

New Music Strategies
http://newmusicstrategies.com

Music Jobs
http://us.music-jobs.com/jobsboard.php

Fashion Design

http://careerplanning.about.com/od/occupations/p/fashion_designer.htm

 

 Berkshire Creative
www.berkshirecreative.org

 

Architecture

For careers in architecture go to the National Council of Architectural Registration Boardshttp://www.ncarb.org – and get information on Education, Internships, Examinations, and Licensure.

 

Advertising Jobs
http://www.advertisingjobsnow.com

 

Association of American Geographers Student Resources Page

http://www.aag.org/cs/jobs_and_careers/jobs_in_geography_center/opportunities_for_students

 

Jobs in Social Services, Education, Non profits

Social Jobs Partnership

http://www.facebook.com/socialjobs

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).

Idealist

http://www.idealist.org/

 

Environmental

Environmental Jobs

 http://www.environmentaljobs.com/environmental-advocacy-communications-jobs.htm

 

Trustees of Reservations Employment Page, current jobs, internships

http://www.thetrustees.org/about-us/employment/current-openings/

 

Marine careers (oceans, oceanography, marine biology, etc.)

http://www.marinecareers.net/field_marinebiology.php

 

Massachusetts Environmental Business Council, Career Site: (also in individual web sites from member directory)

http://www.ebcne.org/index.php?id=27

 

EnvironmentalCareer

http://www.environmentalcareer.info/jobseekers/searchresults2.asp

 

Eco.org (use refined search criteria)

http://www.eco.org/candidate/job_search/quick/results

 

Mass. State jobs (search for Dept. of Conservation and Recreation as agency)

https://jobs.hrd.state.ma.us/recruit/public/3111/index.do

 

Ecoemploy

http://www.ecoemploy.com/jobs/

 

Student Conservation Association

http://www.thesca.org/employment

 

Biomedical Science

http://www.ibms.org/go/biomedical-science/careers-jobs/careers

http://www.nabr.org/PB2Col.aspx?pageid=128

 

Food Industry Jobs

http://poachedjobs.com/choose/

 

 Engineering

 Which cities have the most engineers?

http://www.engineering.com/Jobs/JobArticles/ArticleID/7541/Which-Cities-Have-the-Most-Engineers.aspx

 

http:/blogs.asee.org/fellowships/internships/

http://www.engineering.com/