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Beginning Monday, Aug. 3, 2020, Waukesha County Technical College (WCTC) will reopen the Pewaukee and Waukesha campuses in preparation for the fall semester. Face coverings will be required for anyone on campus. The College has developed a comprehensive reopening plan that provides for the health, safety and security of the campus community. Read the latest COVID-19 updates and resources. Career Connections continues to offer services remotely.


Welcome to the Career Connections' Resource Guide! Career Connections focuses on providing career resources for students, alumni, faculty, as well as the public. Career development and internship experts offer the most current tips and techniques to empower job seekers in their quest to secure a meaningful career or work experience.

This LibGuide will help you to find information for career exploration, resume writing, interviewing, internships, and job search.

Why Visit a Career Center?

What's New in Career Connections?

 

Introducing.....Virtual Workshops!

We are happy to continue to provide valuable career and job search learning opportunities while the campus is closed through August 2020.  Participate from the comfort of your own home!

Check out the full listing of workshops and their descriptions here.


Current Openings & Recruitments

Job seekers, are you looking for employment now? Use these resources to apply for positions that are hiring immediately.  Find the most up-to-date information on virtual recruitments for local positions. Connect with local, state, and federal programs to help you find your next job or pay for the training you need to secure your next job.


How Career Connections can help!

Career Exploration - Choosing a career is a multi-step process and involves learning about yourself and the occupations you are considering in order to make an informed decision. This tab will help you get started in the process. 

Job Search & Interviewing - Looking for jobs can be challenging. In this tab you will find resources for finding jobs, researching companies, networking and branding, and interviewing.

Resumes & Cover Letters -  In this tab you will find instructions on how to write your resume and cover letter so you can stand out as a candidate.  Additionally, you can find sample resumes for WCTC program areas, organized by their respective School to give you ideas of what information should be included on a resume.

Internships - We offer a structured internship program for students in over 30 program areas. This tab offers an overview of the program, eligibility requirements as well as a list of programs by Internship Assistant.

Recommended Websites - The internet provides a never ending supply of job search resources and it's a challenge to sort through them to determine their validity.  In this tab, you'll find website recommendations not only for job search and career planning, but labor market, networking, and wellness as well. 

Faculty Resources - Faculty members can get connected with the Service Learning Coordinator, find out more information about the internship program, request a classroom presentation, and register for Wisconsin TechConnect to obtain job leads in their program area.

Virtual Workshops - Career Connections now offers virtual workshops! We are happy to continue to provide valuable career and job search learning opportunities through June 2020. 

Current Openings & Recruitments - Job seekers, are you looking for employment now? Use these resources to apply for positions that are hiring immediately.  Find the most up-to-date information on virtual recruitments for local positions.

Contact Us

262.695.7848 - Main
262.695.7811 - Wisconsin TechConnect​
careers@wctc.edu - Main e-mail

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location
Pewaukee Campus
College Center, Room C-021
800 Main Street, Pewaukee, WI 53072

 

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Mission and Vision Statements

Career Connections Mission:
WCTC Career Connections supports and encourages career aspirations by educating students and community members and building employer and community partnerships to facilitate internship and employment opportunities.

Career Connections Vision:
WCTC Career Connections’ vision is for every student and community member to be empowered to discover and pursue fulfilling careers within the regional and global economy.