Career Services

Career preparation & support at JCC

Career Services at Jamestown Community College helps students and alumni prepare for and explore careers. Whether you’re focused on graduating, in the middle of a program, or looking for career guidance after JCC, we’re here to support you with everything from writing a resume and acing an interview to interning at a company and experiencing a job firsthand.

Handshake: app for internships, jobs, & events

JCC provides all students with access to Handshake, a career platform exclusively for college students and alumni. With a Handshake account, you can create a profile, connect with employers, apply to jobs across hundreds of career industries, register for career events, and more.

Career Services events

Career Services offers virtual and in-person events each semester to help you explore and prepare for a career, including:

  • Guest speaker panels where you can hear from professionals in your field
  • Career readiness workshops on LinkedIn and Handshake training, resume and cover letters, interviewing skills, job searching, and salary negotiating
  • Career fairs and employer information tables
  • Suit Up! professional clothing shopping event

Do you have an idea for a workshop or career event? Let us know in our Handshake survey!