For Employers

Handshake for Employers

Handshake is a database where students can access local job opportunities and connect with employers. Employers can post part-time and full-time positions and internships, connect with students, and list events. Handshake is free for employers. We are listed as West Valley-Mission Community College District on Handshake.

Employer Instructions

  1. Create a user account.
  2. Join your existing company on Handshake, or create a new one.
  3. Request to connect with schools.
  4. Start posting jobs and internships.

For more detailed instructions, visit Handshake Support below. Please reach out to Fatima%20Kamil if you have any questions.

Learning-Aligned Employment Program (LAEP)

LAEP provides funds to participating public postsecondary educational institutions to offer eligible students opportunities to earn money to help pay their educational costs while gaining career-related experience in their fields of study at:

  • Research centers and institutions operated by public postsecondary educational institutions providing direct opportunities to participate in research
  • Public schools
  • Nonsectarian, nonpolitical organizations that are capable of providing full-time employment or connection to another employer able to provide full-time employment after graduation

If you are an employer interested in a potential partnership, please contact the LAEP Liaison, Kristin%20Martin.

Campus Visits

Career Fairs

Career Services is holding a Career Fair on February 29, 2024. If you are interested in attending, please email Fatima%20Kamil.

Last Updated 11/2/23