Dislocated Worker Program
If you're a worker who has been laid off (or notified that a layoff is coming) through no fault of your own, CareerForce offers services at no cost that focus on preparing you to find a suitable new job, and may include financial assistance for re-training for those that qualify.
Job Services for Students & Alumni
The Career Services/Job Placement Office in Rm 190F (inside the Student Success Center) is staffed by an Employment Counselor.
An Employment Counselor is available to assist students with developing resumes and cover letters, preparing for interviews and other job search activities.
To request this assistance, call 763-576-7780 or email. Appointments are preferred, but efforts will be made to accommodate walk-ins.
Job leads, internship opportunities, and work-study openings can be found at College Central.
- Students can download resumes to this site for viewing by employers and can also access many helpful articles, videos and tips on effective job seeking. Students and alumni create an account to use the resources available on this site.
- To search for work-study (student worker) jobs, type in "SW-ATC" for company name.
- Watch online calendars for information about employer events/visits on the Anoka Tech campus.
All Anoka Technical College graduates will be asked to complete a short Graduate Follow-up Survey within one year of graduation. Data is collected about employment and furthering education.
Virtual Job and Career Fairs
Healthcare Employment Resources
Virtual Healthcare Career Fair
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
11 am to 1 pm
Employers will join us with live video chats on November 17th, but you can prepare for the event beforehand. Click the link to see the employers who will be in attendance. They have provided links to their hiring pages and other materials they would love for you to see in advance. Review who is coming and make a game plan for the 17th. You will have 2 hours to connect. Do you want to stand out? Have your resume ready to
go. Check in with your school’s Career Center for assistance.
Register for the Nov. 17 Virtual Health Care Career Fair
Veterans Employment Resources
14th Annual Veterans Virtual Career Fair
Thursday, November 19, 2020
2 to 6 pm
Registration is required
CareerForce Veterans Employment Services and the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs invites all veterans, active military members, and their spouses to a Virtual Career Fair on November 19.
Work for an employer that recognizes and appreciates your experience and the value you bring to their team! Employers participating in the Veterans Virtual Career Fair are encouraged to offer veterans full-time jobs with benefits and family-sustaining wages.
You must register to attend the upcoming Veterans Virtual Career Fair. The event will be hosted on the CVENT Virtual Attendee Hub and will allow you to meet with employers privately face to face and to upload your resume to share directly with them. Over 300 employers are expected to participate.
For questions about the Veterans Virtual Career Fair or accommodations needed to attend this virtual event, please contact Christine Pribbernow by email or by calling or texting 612-499-3588 by Thursday, November 12, 2020.
Register for the 14th Annual Veterans Virtual Career Fair
Job Services for Employers
On-Campus Employer Events
Due to COVID-19, our campus is closed to the public and we have suspended all on campus events until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience.
College Central is free and designed for employers to inform our students and alumni about current job openings within their organization by posting that information to College Central.
All jobs postings go through a screening/approval process before being available for viewing by students.
Questions about College Central Network? Email Career Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students must be registered before attempting to utilize any tools in College Central.
To search for student worker jobs, type in Company Name "SW-ATC".
Job Services for Faculty
Classroom presentations and workshops
Faculty may request a class or club visit with a presentation focused towards the interest of the group.
Job openings will be forwarded to program directors
Job leads appropriate to individual programs will be provided to instructors to disseminate to students and alumni.
Please encourage students to register and use College Central so they can see the many jobs that are posted.
Online Employment Resources
Anoka Technical students and alumni have access to employment-seeking resources; documents, podcasts, resume and portfolio format and jobs. Employers register and post jobs for free!
The best Minnesota job board. Free for job seekers and employers to use because Minnesota employer’s unemployment tax dollars support it.
Explore careers, create an education plan, find a job. This site is maintained by Minnesota State.
Use professional social networking to stay current in your profession and develop professional contacts in the field. The mission, “Connect the world's professionals to make them more productive and successful. When you join LinkedIn, you get access to people, jobs, news, updates, and insights that help you be great at what you do.”
The GPS LifePlan can help set goals and design plans that will lead to the success.
This is the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) website. It provides resources for job seekers, employers, business and local government.
Richard Bolles’ (author/job-search leader) official site for "What Color is Your Parachute?"
Glassdoor offers a free inside look at jobs and companies. Salary details, company reviews and interview questions are all posted anonymously by employees and job seekers.