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Career Services Specialist

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Posting Details

Posting Details (Default Section)

Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Classification Title Career Services Specialist
Working Title
Recruitment Limits
Location District Wide
Pay Information

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Bargaining Unit AFT - NANCE
Range No Response
Department District Wide
The Position

FUNCTION:
Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, the Career Services Specialist advises participants on vocational career goals; develops employment opportunities and placement of participants in unsubsidized jobs.

Major Responsibilities

REQUISITE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE AND ABILITIES INCLUDE:
Knowledge of the following:

  • San Diego vocational training programs and employment market, vocational assessment testing, job development and placement methods and interviewing techniques.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, compile and analyze data, and maintain records and prepare reports.
  • Assist participants in developing resumes and career objectives.
  • Administer and interpret assessment instruments.

  • Qualifications

    Varies upon the position.

    Desired Qualifications
    Licenses/Certificates/Credentials:
    Commitment to Diversity:

    All applicants must have demonstrated cultural competency and sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students and staff.

    Working Conditions

    Varies upon the position.

    Special Instructions to Applicants:
    Conditions of Employment:
    Posting Number NC00296

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
      • No Response
      • SDCCD employment web site
      • EdJoin (SD Co. Office of Education)
      • CA Community Colleges Registry
      • Craig's List
      • Inside Higher Ed
      • Chronicle of Higher Ed
      • Professional organization/publication
      • SD Union Tribune newspaper ad (including Sign On San Diego)
      • SDCCD Employee
      • Job Fair
      • Other (list below)
    2. If other, please specify.

      (Open Ended Question)

    3. * Are you a current SDCCD employee?
      • Yes
      • No
    4. If yes, please enter your employee ID:

      (Open Ended Question)

    5. * The San Diego Community College District has a very diverse staff and student population in terms of ethnicities, cultures, and languages. Describe your experience that demonstrates your cultural competency and sensitivity to diversity.

      (Open Ended Question)

    6. * Please describe your experience, knowledge, and skills that you feel qualifies you to work in this position.

      (Open Ended Question)

    Required & Optional Documents

    Required Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Licenses/Certificates/Credentials
    2. Résumé