Welcome to the Official Berkshire Community College Career Development Job Link Center! Here you will find links to Berkshire career websites as well as other sites dedicated to career news and advice.
Berkshire County and Massachusetts Career Sites
Trustees of Reservations Employment Page, current jobs, internships
Berkshire Creative website, link to Jobs page
Launched by the Berkshire Council for Growth in 1999, Berkshirejobs.com focuses on helping employers fill positions with quality employees that add to the economic health of Berkshire County and the surrounding communities. Job openings on this site come in directly onto our feed on the left sidebar, so be sure to keep your eyes open there!
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. Don’t miss out on the links to job searches, training, and career events from JobQuest that are listed on the left sidebar of this blog!
The Berkshire County Regional Employment Board, Inc. (BCREB) is composed of knowledgeable and influential 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 Specific Sites
Career One Stop Veterans’ Re-Employment site: 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/
Department of Labor Veterans’ page: http://www.dol.gov/vets/
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 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!
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.
Public Health Jobs site
Marine careers (oceans, oceanography, marine biology, etc.)
Other Career Resources
Find out how to get a job after college! Learn how to craft a résumé, get interview advice and tips, find out how to market yourself to employers, and more. Brought to you by the National Association of Colleges and Employers.
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).
About.com has vast amounts of career related information – use it well!
Not very surprisingly, the Wall Street Journal has a constant feed of of the latest news in jobs, employment, and career trends to keep you up to date.
Track the latest job trends on Careerbright!