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Employment Services Center

Welcome to Laney College Employment Services Center


Notice for Laney Students, Industry and Employer Partners

Dear Laney Student,
Thank you for utilizing Laney College’s online jobs platform, EagleHire, for your job search needs.   In order to provide you with the highest and most efficient employment services, we are upgrading our platform this summer.  Please stay tuned for more details regarding the live rollout.
In the meantime, please email us directly with any questions or job search-related assistance needs.   Direct all communications to:  rzion@peralta.edu.
Thank you for your patience and support,
Raya Zion and the Laney College Employment Services team.
To industry and employer partners,
Thank you for utilizing Laney College’s online jobs platform, EagleHire, for your recruiting needs.  In order to provide you with the highest and most efficient employment services, we are upgrading our platform this summer.  Please stay tuned for more details regarding the live rollout.
In the meantime, please email us directly with any questions or job recruiting-related assistance needs.  Direct all communications to:  rzion@peralta.edu.

Thank you for your patience and support,

Raya Zion and the Laney College Employment Services team.


Weekly Employer Hiring Spotlight Series

We invite everyone to join us on Weekly Employer Spotlight Series! Every Wednesday, we will have an employer who is currently hiring to get on Zoom! You don’t want to miss out! Seize this opportunity!

Register on Zoom now: http://tiny.cc/weeklyemployer


Laney College Spring 2021 Business Forum  


Unemployment Benefits

If you’re experiencing unemployment due to the coronavirus outbreak, you may be eligible to apply for Unemployment benefits:  https://edd.ca.gov/claims.htm


Virtual Phone Appointments

We are now offering virtual phone appointments with our job coaches for students and alumni. If you have questions regarding your job search, resume, etc., please send us an email at eaglehirejobs@peralta.edu.  We will follow up with an appointment for a virtual one-on-one session. 


We are a resource to Laney students and alumnae by providing assistance to help build a competitive set of skills for their job search.

We empower students to develop their job search strategies, and how to approach job opportunities and internships in an efficient manner.

EagleHire is a free service that allows Laney College students and alumni to search for posted jobs and to submit resumes directly to employers who are seeking full-time and co-op/internship candidates.

The Employment Services Center provides excellent referral services, events, activities, programs, and resources to assist students in their job search.

This includes:

  • Job postings in our Center and on EagleHire
  • Job Coach – Resume reviews, interviewing skills, job search
  • Sparkpoint – financial education
  • Oakland Private Industry Council support
  • Workshops
  • Resource Fairs
  • Internship Fairs
  • Job Fairs
  • ESL Meetups
  • Employment Center Library
  • Industry Panels & Speaker Events
  • Partnering with Community Organizations at Employment & Resource Events
  • Looking for Internships? Click here.

We are located in the Tower Building, Room 201.

Our hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday from 9:00AM – 4:30PM.

SPECIAL HOURS – Wednesday 9:00AM – 6:00PM

For employer services, please contact Raya Zion, Employment Program Manager at (510) 464-3530 or email at rzion@peralta.edu.