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Employment Services Center

Employment Services Center

Dear Students, Alumni and Industry Partners

Welcome to Laney College Employment Services Center

Dear Laney Student,
Looking to start your career or a job?  To provide you with the highest and most efficient employment services, we have upgraded our platform and are now using Handshake – EagleHire.
Please utilize Laney’s online jobs platform, EagleHire,    Students, please activate your profile:  https://joinhandshake.com/
In the meantime, please email us directly with any questions or job search-related assistance needs.   Direct all communications to:  rzion@peralta.edu.
In community,
Raya Zion and the Laney College Employment Services team.
510-464-3530
rzion@peralta.edu

 


To industry and employer partners,
Thank you for your recruiting needs by using Laney College’s online jobs platform, Handshake – EagleHire.
Please post your jobs at: https://joinhandshake.com/employers/

Thank you for your partnership!

Raya Zion and the Laney College Employment Services team.
510-464-3530
rzion@peralta.edu

 


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 now offer virtual phone appointments with our job coaches for students and alumni. If you have questions regarding your job search, resume, etc., please email us at rzion@peralta.edu.  We will follow up with an appointment for a virtual or in-person 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 efficiently.

EagleHire is a free service that allows Laney College students and alumni to search for posted jobs and submit resumes directly to employers 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 https://app.joinhandshake.com/login
  • Job Coach – Resume reviews, interviewing skills, job search
  • Sparkpoint – financial education
  • Oakland Private Industry Council supportive services
  • 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.