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The Job and Career Connections offices at both Pierce College Fort Steilacoom and Pierce College Puyallup provide you with all the tools you'll need to find your next job. Here, you'll find:

  • Self-discovery and assessment tools that can help you choose the career that's best for you
  • Connections with community resources
  • Job boards with career opportunities
  • Information on internships and work-study opportunities
  • Help with filling out applications and drafting resumes
  • Interview tips and tricks
  • Adaptive equipment for job-seekers with disabilities



For students and community job seekers, PC-JobConnect is a free service that allows access to regional career opportunities that have been reviewed by the colleges' workforce program staff. Registered users are able to apply for jobs online, manage multiple resumes and other documents, and access a calendar of regional job fairs. Students and job seekers can register to use the system by visiting the PC-JobConnect website.


For employers, PC-JobConnect offers a simple tool for posting open jobs, work-study positions, internships and company information. It is free, easy to use, and doesn't limit job postings by word counts. Employers can register to use the system by following this link:

On-Campus Supervisors

For on-campus supervisors wishing to post a work-study position or hourly student position. Supervisors can register to post in this system here. All work-study positions will need to be posted online.

Employment and Education Fair

WOIS 2021 Scholarship

The WOIS Scholarship is awarded to one or more WOIS or Career Planner users each year. Scholarship amounts range from $500 to $1,000. Pierce College will nominate up to two students for consideration. Submit your application to the Pierce College Job and Career Connections Office no later than Friday, April 2, 2021 at 5 p.m.

2021 WOIS Scholarship Application

Please contact or call 253-964-6265 with questions.

What is WOIS?

Visit our Career Exploration page to learn more about how WOIS can help you plan for your future career.

SBCTC Student Emergency Assistance is here!

Funding is available through Student Emergency Assistance. Students must complete and submit a request form and have a short phone intake conversation. Funds are limited.

Who is Eligible?

Pierce College students currently enrolled.

What can the grant help with?

Funding for living expenses (not including tuition and fees) such as transportation, housing, childcare, food, etc.

What is the next step?

  1. Complete the 2020-2021 Request Form
  2. Submit the Request Form via email to:
    Complete a phone interview.  A Job & Career Connections staff or MDC Coordinator will call you during business hours (8 a.m. to 5 p.m. M-F) to complete a brief SEAG interview.

Job and Career Connections Newsletter

2021 Winter Edition 1

2020 Winter Break Resources Edition

2020 Fall Edition 2

2020 Fall Edition 1

2020 Summer Edition

2020 Spring Edition 2

2020 Spring Edition 1


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