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Welcome!

 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?

 

Promoting Wisconsin TechConnect powered by Purple Briefcase

We would like to announce that we have recently begun using a new Wisconsin TechConnect™ platform to promote job and internship opportunities with our students and alumni. This new platform has a new look and expanded features. We will be offering drop-in training sessions in the Career Center, C-012, for those of you who would like to start using it right away, please note the following:

  1. We are using a single sign on (SSO) for all current students, faculty and staff.  
  2. At the Portal |My Applications select the Wisconsin TechConnect logo or https://www.wisconsintechconnect.com/Faculty and select “Waukesha County Technical College” and then “Log in”.

 

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.

 

 

 

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-012
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.