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Career and employment Services

Are you looking for a Job?  HireNet can help!

Offering you the opportunity to reach your employment goals - whether you're a student looking for employment or an employer looking for a student to hire, put our vast array of services to work for you. Try out HireNet now!

 

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About HireNet

HireNet brings enhanced career services and employment opportunities to students and alumni:

  • Search Job Database
  • View Employer Recruitment Events (Placement Events)

 

 

 

 

 

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Newport News Shipbuilding is hiring Experienced Pipefitters (Req. #8297BR). For additional information and application instructions, visit www.buildyourcareer.comApplication Deadline: October 14, 2014!

 

 

 

Job Corps

Job Corps Info Session 

Wednesdays, 9:00 a.m. at 5900 E. Virginia Beach Blvd., Suite 214, Executive Building JANAF, Norfolk, VA  23502

Job Corps is the nation's largest career technical training and education program for students ages 16 to 24.  Administered by the U.S. Department of Labor, Job Corps provide low income men and women with an opportunity to gain the experience they need to begin a career or advance to higher education - at no cost to the student!

If you want to learn more about the Job Corps Program, make plans to attend an Information Session!  Call (757) 466-3202 to RSVP!

Services For Employers

Free Job Posting Service

Job Fair 2014 TCC Virginia Beach Campus

TCC Job Career/Job Fair College Wide Contacts

 

Employer Information Sessions and

On-Campus Recruitments

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Employer Recruitment Events

(Note: All Events Open to the Public)

Date

 

 

Event

 

Time

Location

 

Additional Information

9/23 BAI, Inc. On-Campus, On-The-Spot Interviews! 4-7 TCC VB Campus, Provost Conference Rm. A-100E, Princess Anne Bldg.

BAI, Inc. is seeking to hire 54+ candidates to fill Entry-Level IT Specialist ("Watch") positions located at the Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, VA. You will be working in a network environment! No 'hands-on' experience required for this position, just a keen interest in learning the IT industry.  Must haves are as follows:  A Security+ (CE) certification; Must be eligible to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance; Some exposure to an IT environment preferred.

On-the-spot interviews - walk ins, no appointment necessary! Please bring your resume, expect to be processed right on site! Also bring documents for I-9 Verification and two valid ID's (one form must have a picture). The I-9, Instructions for Employment Eligibility Verification form, can be downloaded at: http://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/files/form/i-9.pdf

For aditional information, call (757) 822-7228 or visit: http://www.hirenet.net/counselors/vieweventsummary.cfm?EventId=1680&orgid=JTCC3763 or http://www.hirenet.net/employers/jobpostview.cfm?Src=J&JUI=29467727.

9/25 Massage Envy Spa of Virginia Beach, On Campus, On-The-Spot Interviews 10-2 TCC VB Campus, Room A-105, Princess Anne Bldg.

A representative from Massage Envy of Virginia Beach (with two locations in Virginia Beach) will be on-campus to interview Sales Associates (five positions open). Seeking highly motivated, detailed-oriented and customer service driven Sales Associates to join their team. The Sales Associate is responsible for ensuring a positive quest experience, building long term relationships, and promoting their wellness program. Seeking applicants with sales experience, reliability and flexibility with their class scheduled.

Please come prepared, dress in the appropriate interview attire, bring your resume, and prepare for pre-screen interviews!

For additional information, call (757) 822-7228 or visit: http://www.hirenet.net/counselors/job-fairs.cfm?Recruiter_ID=RTCC561&orgid=JTCC3763 or http://www.hirenet.net/employers/jobpostview.cfm?Src=C&JUI=29467787

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10/22

Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation, On-Campus Recruitment Events 10-1 TCC VB Campus, Student Center Cafe

Make plans to meet with Ms. Dena Kimball for additional information on the various seasonal part-time and full-time positions in areas such as aquatics, therapeutic recreation, park maintenance, athletics, youth programs, clerical support and more. Web Site: http://www.hirenet.net/counselors/job-fairs.cfm?Recruiter_ID=RTCC561&orgid=JTCC3763

10/8

2nd Annual Veteran Symposium,

VetSuccess

9-2 TCC VB Campus, Joint Use Library, 2nd Floor

Sponsored by the Center for Military and Veterans Education (CMVE). You will learn about: VA Home Loans, VA Medical Center, GI Bill, VA Disability Compensation, Federal Employment, Free Counseling Services, TCC Academic Advising and More!  There will be mini-information presentations every 15 minutes throughout the day as well as information and employer tables.  For more info, call (757) 822-7723 or (757) 822-7239.

10/14

Fall 2014 L.E.A.P. Workshop Series,

Principles of Creative Cooperation
12:30-1:30 TCC VB Campus, Student Center, Rm. K304

Guest Speaker:  Mr. James Toscano, TCC Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Workshop: Synergize: Principles of Creative Cooperation

Participants will receive a copy of the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change by Stephen R. Covey.  Participants who attend all three sessions will be entered to win a Nook!  Web Site: http://www.hirenet.net/counselors/job-fairs.cfm?Recruiter_ID=RTCC561&orgid=JTCC3763

10/22 Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation, On-Campus Recruitment Events 10-1 TCC VB Campus, Student Center Cafe Make plans to meet with Ms. Dena Kimball for additional information on the various seasonal part-time and full-time positions in areas such as aquatics, therapeutic recreation, park maintenance, athletics, youth programs, clerical support and more. Web Site: http://www.hirenet.net/counselors/job-fairs.cfm?Recruiter_ID=RTCC561&orgid=JTCC3763
11/4 Fall 2014 L.E.A.P. Workshop Series, Principles of Balanced Self-Renewal 12:30-1:30 TCC VB Campus, Student Center, Rm. K320

Guest Speaker: Dr. Edna Baehre-Kolovani, TCC President

Workshop: Sharpen the Saw: Principles of Balanced Self-Renewal

Participants will receive a copy of the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change by Stephen R. Covey.  Participants who attend all three sessions will be entered to win a Nook!  Web Site: http://www.hirenet.net/counselors/job-fairs.cfm?Recruiter_ID=RTCC561&orgid=JTCC3763

11/6

Developing Your LinkedIn Profile

Workshop

12:30-1:30 TCC VB Campus, Pungo Auditorium, F-133, Pungo Bldg.

Presenter: Mr. Sultan Camp, Military Talent Acquisition (Candidate Recruiter), Orion International

Develop your LinkedIn profile so that recruiters and hiring managers can find you. Whether you’ve got 29 days or 3 years left in college, having a professional LinkedIn profile is an essential part of your online visibility and the key to starting your post military career. Help ensure mutual clarity and understanding with others online so you can maximize all of your professional interactions and achieve critical career goals while gaining more visibility.

This event is open to TCC students and alumni, veterans, military spouses, active duty members separating from the service, and the general public. You must sign up in advance to attend this workshop - space is limited!  For additional info, contact Career and Employment Services, (757) 822-7228 or stop by Room A-105/Princess Anne Bldg., TCC VB Campus.

Employment Recruitment Events in the Hampton Roads/Peninsula Areas:

For additional information on Career Fairs, Job Fairs, Open Houses and other employment related events taking place off-campus, visit HireNet: http://www.hirenet.net/jobs.cfm?OrgId=JTCC3763 and click on Tidewater Community College Placement Events! 

For information on Job Fairs/Open Houses published at Pilotonline.com: http://hamptonroads.com/2011/01/job-fairsopen-houses

Job Fairs published at Virginia Employment Commission:  http://vec.virginia.gov/find-a-job/job-fairs

TCC Driving Directions/Campus Maps - All Campus Locations: www.tcc.edu/welcome/locations

 

 

Services for Students & Alumni

Resume Writing Assistance

Job Referral Service

Job Fair 2013 TCC Virginia Beach Campus

TCC Job Career/Job Fair College Wide

Keyboarding Typing Proficiency Testing

Coordinated Employer On-Campus Recruitments

Ex-Offender Assistance

Virginia Employment Commission Info:

 

 

 

Military Students

Military Students/Job Seekers

 

 

 

 

 

Special Job Opportunities

Norfolk Naval Shipyard Apprentice Program

Internships

Why Do An Internship?

 

Internships Will Allow You To: Test-drive the career path that interests you most. Build a network of professional and personal contacts. Develop the skills employers are seeking. Build confidence, motivation and professional work habits you need to excel. Jump into the workforce with more experience, potentially leading to better positions and higher salaries over the course of your career. In addition, an internship can get your foot in the door with major companies or influential organizations. Great Resume Builder!

 

Additional Internship Opportunities

 

To See A Current Listing of Internship Opportunities Visit:

www.tcc.edu/students/career/ses/internships.htm

 

 

 

PAID INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

SPRING AND SUMMER 2014

 The Virginia Space Grant Consortium (VSGC) and its partners in collaboration with Virginia’s colleges and community colleges are offering the Commonwealth STEM Industry Internship Program (CSIIP). CSIIP is a free resource for finding paid spring, summer, and fall internships. CSIIP provides an online system where undergraduate students majoring in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) disciplines at Virginia universities, colleges and community colleges complete a single application package that will be reviewed by companies throughout Virginia. There is no cost to students, universities, or companies to participate.

Students may apply statewide or by region and cal also express interest in specific internships posted by companies.  apply now for maximum consideration by companies throughout Virginia.  application is through the CSIIP website at www.csiip.org.

Contact VSGC regarding CSIIP at csiip@spacegrant.org or call (757) 766-5210.

 

 

 


 

Career Focus

 www.tcc.mycareerfocus.org

A community college education is about more than finding  job.  It's about discovering your life's work.  Are you a teacher at heart? An artist? A healer? A builder? All of these paths, and many more, are open to you when you pursue an associates degree or certificate (or both) at Tidewater Community College. In this publication, you will read about students of all ages and backgrounds who thought they could do more and earn more by learning more.  Perhaps you will see yourself and your aspirations in their stories in TCC's CareerFocus magazine

Job Search Tips

And Articles

Around the Watercooler

Five Whoppers You Should Never Tell Recruiters, by Joyce Lain Kennedy

  1. Education Lies
  2. Background Check Lies
  3. Experience Lies
  4. No-Show Interview Lies
  5. Termination Lies

 

Labor Market Information

50 Largest Employers In Virginia

Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates - Virginia

These occupational employment and wage estimates are calculated with data collected from employers in all industry sectors in metropolitan and non-metropolitan areas in Virginia.

The Forum - Summer 2014 Issue

The Forum newsletter is a quarterly online publication that provides the latest news on emerging jobs and career trends, as well as tips on how to plan your career and apply for jobs.

Virginia Economic Indicators

This publication is designed to depict the movement of the key economic indicator series readily available in Virginia - for those who are interested in studying the business cycle!

Employment and Wages by Area

Reports that show employment and wages by industry and area.  The data within the reports come from the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) program

North America Industry Classification System (NAICS)

NAICS (pronounced "nakes") is the new North American Industry Classification System, which replaces the decade-old Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) system.  It identifies more industries that contribute to today's economy---over 350 new industries and 9 new service industry sectors.

For additional "Labor Market Information" - visit: www.vawc.virginia.gov/analyzer/default.asp

 

Interview Skills & Coaching Workshops

Never Go A Day In Your Life Without a Job!

Here is what you will discover with Pete:

  • 10 Advanced Techniques That Will Make The Interviewer Want You!
  • How To Get The Offer
  • How to Demand a Response. That’s Right, I Said “Demand A Response” From the Potential Employer 
  • 20 point “Get the Job Checklist” 

For additional information,visit: http://nevergoadayinyourlifewithoutajob.weebly.com

 

Job Seeker Preparation

Changing Careers

Virginia and National Career Readiness Certificate

The Virginia Career Readiness Certificate (CRC) and the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC)are portable credentials that certify workplace employability skills and the potential for education/training.

For additional information, contact Workforce Solutions at (757) 822-1234 or http://www.tccworkforce.org.

Completing Your Job Application

 

Career and Employment Services

TCC, Virginia Beach Campus map
Princess Anne Building, Room A-105

1700 College Crescent
Virginia Beach, VA  23453

Office Number: (757) 822-7228

Fax Number: (757) 822-7232

Email:  bbrock@tcc.edu

Monday and Tuesday

8:30 am to 6:30 pm

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Staff

Ms. Wendy Buie, Career Counselor

 Ms. Babi L. Brock, Employment Specialist

Ms. Monica Eaker, Administrative Support Specialist II

Ms. Vanessa Eaker, Administrative Support Specialist II

Ms. Dynae Daley, Office Assistant (WS)

Ms. Tomomi Watkins, Office Assistant (WS)

 

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