Job Search Resources

Internships: Bellevue College may be able to provide academic credit for internships found outside of the CONNECT website.  If you have found an internship and want to know if it’s credit-worthy under BC’s program, feel free to contact the Internship Coordinator by calling (425) 564-2279.



Bellevue College Resources

CONNECT

Free resource for Bellevue College students, alumni, and community members. Contains announcements for jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities. You can apply for many of these positions directly through this site. You can also upload your resume, connect with a professional mentor, and find job-search resources. Check out our Resume, Cover Letter, and Interviewing guides (available in PDF on the homepage of CONNECT).

 


General Career & Employer Research

  • Campus Point Employer Directory
    Directory of local companies that includes the number of recent graduates hired last year, types of jobs made available, availability of internships, benefits offered to employees, work locations, and more.
  • Career Project
    Interactive career profile database that allows you a personal and uncensored look into thousands of real careers and jobs through the eyes of the people who work them.
  • D&B Million Dollar Directory
    Available through the public library system. The D&B database contains detailed information on over $1.6 million North American organizations with at least $1 Million in revenue and/or 20 employees. A great way to locate potential employers that may fit your background/aspirations.
  • Glass Door
    Get information about company salaries, as well as reviews & interview questions for 23,000+ companies. All posted anonymously by employees.
  • Interviewing Tips
    Great information on interviewing. Lots of job-specific advice.
  • Job Hunter’s Bible
    From Dick Bolles, the author of What Color Is Your Parachute. Includes various career exploration and job-search resources.
  • Princeton Review
    Includes internship announcements and articles on the career planning process, college preparation and selection, etc.
  • LiveCareer Resumes
    Resume Samples and Resume Builder. A multitude of quality sample resumes. Download the PDF’s and use them as a guide to create your own. Also find lots of resume-writing articles, worksheets, and checklists.
  • Wet Feet
    Provides profiles of companies, careers, and industries to guide job seekers toward finding the right career, the right industry, the right company, and the right job.

Search Engines

  • All Seattle Jobs
    Powered by JobDango.com
  • Career Builder
  • **Craig’s List
    Lots of local jobs. Narrow your search results by industry. If you’re looking for an internship, be sure to check the “Internship” box. Subscribe to RSS feeds to get updates on jobs of interest.
  • Dice
    Targets technology-related jobs.
  • Google
    Search by the specific title and location, such as “Bookkeeping Assistant Bellevue, WA” or “Interior Designer Seattle.”
  • Google Alerts
    Follow companies for which you are interested in working. Read recent articles and pick up job-search leads.
  • Idealist
    Info about jobs at non-profit and community organizations in 165 countries.
  • **Indeed
    Top-rated search engine that pulls job postings from job/career web sites all over the country – search them all at once! Save time by setting up automatic updates to “feed” new jobs that are of interest to your email inbox.
  • **Intern Match
    Provides national listings (with a focus on the West Coast), as well as useful articles for internship seekers.
  • Job Search Shortcut
    Lists local companies by area – Bellevue, Kirkland, etc.
  • Monster
    For entry-level and advanced jobs
  • Neuvoo
    Job search engine that indexes jobs directly for free from companies’ career websites, placement agencies and job boards.
  • Northwest Marketplace
    The Seattle Times
  • Philanthropy Northwest
    Philanthropic jobs throughout the Northwest.
  • SeattleCareers.com
  • SeattleJobs.com
  • Seattle Recruiter
  • **Simply Hired
    Top-rated search engine that pulls job postings from job/career web sites all over the country – search them all at once! Save time by setting up automatic updates to “feed” new jobs that are of interest to your email inbox.
  • USAJobs.gov
    One-stop portal for jobs in the federal government; for students in high school, college, or graduate school
  • Volunteer Match
    National listing of high-quality volunteer opportunities; easy to search by area of interest and geographic area
  • WorkSource Washington
    Statewide job database that can be searched by occupational group and location. The site also provides links to classified ads, Northwest regional websites, national job boards, and specialty job boards. Registration is required to access the site.

Third-Party Recruiters (Placement Agencies)


Industry-Specific Resources

  • Physics Careers
    Career planning pages of the Bellevue College Physics Department web site.
  • WEPan
    Women in Engineering Programs & Advocates Network

Last Updated March 21, 2019