Career Building Activities

Remote Internship Opportunity From Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center:

The Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center InternMatch pilot program offers students an opportunity to deepen and develop their work experience, explore career opportunities, and strengthen their understanding of their "Why?"  This remote internship experience will demonstrate to the students the world of remote work as many of us across the globe are doing now.

The Central Valley Mother Lode (CVML) region project offers a minimum of 2-3 remote internships per college in the region.  Students are encouraged to enroll in college work experience programs to earn college credit.  There is limited availability for paid internships provided by the Startup Companies.

Link to the 50 second Program Video: HERE

Listen to Recorded Information Webinar (2 options):  HERE or HERE

Visit Internmatch site: HERE

ConAgra Foods (Oakdale,CA) Seeks Computer Science/Engineering Summer Intern

Available to work 8-10 hours a day Monday through Sunday
Available for 24h plant schedule

ConAgra Summer Internship Job Description

  • Gain basic understanding of new sorting equipment and processes
  • Research, evaluate, recommend and document solutions to operational and equipment issues 
  • Follow all employee safety and food safety policies and practices
  • Work closely with operations, maintenance, and engineering to provide sustainable solutions to daily issues
  • Gain experience in mechanical/electrical/control systems integration
  • Read and understand engineering and equipment documentation
  • Assist plant with daily activities

    Students interested in applying should forward their resumes to:
    Carmen Rodriguez
    Plant Human Resources Manager
    carmenrodriguez2@conagra.com

 

 

 

Briefcase

Workshops Lead By Nicole Eddlemon (eddlemonn@mjc.edu)

Workshop Title: Internship Orientation Webinar
Workshop Description: This orientation session will help you prepare your internship and provide tools and tips to maximize your experience including: required first steps, internship program paperwork and tips to apply for or create your own internship.
Workshop Title: Resume & Cover Letter Creation and Review Webinar

Workshop Description: Learn how to create an effective cover letter and resume, or improve the one you already have. Make the most of your work experience and education by letting your resume speak for you.  This one hour zoom workshop is designed to proved participants with detailed instructions and a step-by-step guide on writing effective resumes and cover letters.
DATE: Tuesday, June 2, 2020 TIME: 9:00-10:00 am Register: HERE  Zoom: HERE

Workshop Title: Job Search and Interview Strategies Webinar
Workshop Description: This one hour workshop will empower the individual with knowledge and helpful tips and strategies to make the best first impression.  Participants will learn how to: prepare for an interview;  learn and practice specific interview techniques; learn how to effectively conduct a career search.
DATE: Thursday, May 14, 2020 TIME: 2:30-3:30 pm Register: HERE  Zoom: HERE

Workshops Lead By LaKiesha McDonald (mcdonaldl@mjc.edu)

Workshop Title: Resume and Cover Letter Creation and Review Webiner
Workshop Description: Learn how to create an effective cover letter and resume, or improve the one you already have. Make the most of your work experience and education by letting your resume speak for you.  This one hour workshop is designed to provide participants with detailed instructions and a step-by-step guide on writing effective resumes and cover letters. 
DATE: Tuesday, May 5, 2020  TIME: 10:00-11:00 am  Register: HERE  Zoom: HERE
DATE: Tuesday, May 19, 2020 TIME: 5:00-6:00 pm Register: HERE  Zoom: HERE

Workshop Title: Soft Skills and Employer Expectations Webinar

Workshop Description: This one hour workshop is designed to educate students on the "Top 10" most important soft skills, strategies, and techniques when building a resume and interviewing.  Participants are also challenged to think from the perspective of the employer. Learn to: effectively communicate with supervisors, coworkers, customers and instructors: conflict resolution; identification of individual strengths and weaknesses.