Rita Hill, Career Counselor (253) 571-3153
Welcome to the Career Center.
Summer Jobs 253
Opportunity for sophomores and juniors to participate in summer paid work. Students can earn up to 2 credits. Sign up in the Career Center. Deadline is March 27th.
Highline Community College/Running Start
Information nights: Feb.25th @ 6pm Bldg.2
March 13 @ 6pm Bldg2
May 6 @ 6pm Bldg7
Summer Job Opportunity for Youth ages 14-17. Department of Ecology is hiring. Deadline date: April 1st. Apply at web site: http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/swfa/eyc/swro.html
Aviation Conference @ Puyallup Fairgrounds
Conference is Feb. 21 & 22. Sat. 9-5:30, Sun.10-4 p.m. Cost is $5.00 per day. Free for students 17 and under. More information at: www.washington-aviation.org/NAC&TS.html
Gift Shop Volunteers needed. No experience. Training provided at St. Joseph's Medical Center. 1717 S. J St. Please call: 253-426-6785.
Youth Ocean Advocates-volunteer program at Seattle Aquarium for students to gain experience working in marine science, conservation and education. Info session at Seattle Aquarium either Sunday, March 8th 3-4pm or Wed.March 11 6-7pm. More info at: www.seattleaquarium.org
Pierce Conservation & Americorps
Volunteers needed: Clearing invasive blackberry plants. Saturday, Feb.28th, 9-12p.m. @ Titlow Park, 8425 6th Ave. Please call Danielle Vogel for more info: 309-202-5982.
Southwestern Oregon Community College is located in Coos Bay. They do not charge out of state tuition and are offering free tuition to seniors graduating with a 3.75 GPA or higher. Director of Admissions: Tom Nicholls 1-800-962-2838 ex. 7636.
Visionaries inspiring Black Empowered Students Feb. 20-22 @ WSU. Vibes include college fair, informational workshops, on site review for applying seniors. Grades 9-12. Trasportation provided. Apply at vibes.wsu.edu Early registration:$50 before Dec. 25th, 2014.
Pt. Defiance Summer Volunteer
Access Program @ UPS
For students in middle and high schools to have opportunities to prepare for college. Access to College Day, Tuesday night tutoring, Career and Culture Days and Summer Programming. Contact: 253-879-2450 or emai: firstname.lastname@example.org Web site: pugetsound.edu/access
2015 MultiCare Nurse Camp application is available on Jan. 1st. This is a free five-day camp at our local hospital. Students participate in hands on station rotations, mock codes, job shadows and visit to a local nursing school. Camp is July 20-24th from 8:30-4:00 p.m. Deadline date: March 6th at 5:00 p.m. 2015. Application: www.multicare.org/nursecamp This is for current 10th and 11th graders.
Bank of America
For Juniors & Seniors. Work at a paid internship for 8 wks. Attend weeklong student leadership summit in Washington D.C. Application Nov.1-Feb.2nd www.bankofamerica.com/studentleaders
City of Tacoma is seeking a Youth Rep (age 16-18) to serve as a member of the Bicycle and Pedestrian Technical Advisory Group.This position requires a commitment of one school year, with 2 hour meetings on the third Monday of each month.To apply, e-mail Diane Wiatr at Dwiatr@cityoftacoma.org
Student Volunteer/Juvenile Justice
Juniors and Seniors can assist in the Juvenile Justice system.Must have 3.0 GPA or above. If interested apply: www.co.pierce.wa.us/index.aspx?NID=1120
Math Academy @ UW
For juniors who want to study engineering @ UW.Deadline: March 6th. Apply: www.uwmathacademy.org