Career Services

Employers Recruiting for Jobs and Internships

The Student Employment and Internship Center provides employers with the opportunity to recruit Cabrillo students and alumni for employment and internships through the Seahawk Job Board and Monterey Bay Internships platforms. These tools allow employers to post job and internship opportunities that are shared through various modes of outreach as well as directly in the classroom.

In addition, employers can also attend and participate in multiple on campus and off campus hiring events and job fairs. Event information as well as tips on how to prepare and maximize these opportunities can be found below.


Post Employment Opportunities

Seahawk Jobs is Cabrillo College’s online job database. It includes on-campus, off-campus, and part-time and full-time career positions. Employers are encouraged to post and update regularly as students are constantly signing up and returning to this platform in their search. There is no cost to creating an account and posting jobs, get started today.

Check out the job board. 

Post Internship Opportunities

Monterey Bay Internships, also referred to as, is a local/regional posting site for Paid and Unpaid internships. This site is free for employers to post into and built and maintained by a consortium of local colleges and universities and workforce partners. Students from Cabrillo College, MPC, Hartnell, UCSC and CSUMB search and apply directly through the platform for internships posted by businesses, non-profit organizations and government agencies in Santa Cruz, San Benito and Monterey Counties. Start talking to students today. If you are new to hiring interns, check out the employer toolkit for tips and techniques to creating a great internship.

The college counseling program is a comprehensive service that encourages the academic, personal, social, and career development of all students.

The Counseling Department provides courses and workshops in college success, career planning, study skills, essay writing, general transfer requirements, and other topics as needed. You can find out more on the Academic Counseling webpage (Cabrillo College Academic Counseling page).

Career counseling is also available for students developing a plan to enter a career field, occupational training, or transfer to a four-year university. For more information, or to set up an appointment, call (831) 479-6274 or (831) 479-6385 or email You can also learn more about scheduling an appointment with the Academic Counseling Department.


Additional Ways to Recruit and Hire

Career Fairs: This year Cabrillo College will be hosting Career Month - April 2021 and we would love for you to join us. Throughout the month of April we’ll host four different virtual career fairs, each with their own Career and Academic Pathways (CAP) focus. We invite employers to participate in as many of the career fairs that match their hiring needs.

  • Dates & Time:

April 8: Career Fair for Global & Human Studies

April 15: Career Fair for Entrepreneur & Business CAP & Creative Arts CAP

April 22: Career Fair for Health & Public Safety

April 29: Career Fair for STEM CAP

* All will be hosted from 3pm-5pm

  • Participants: Students from Cabrillo College, Hartnell College, Monterey Peninsula College, and Job Seekers from the general public will join us.
  • Registration: Please register by March 12, 2021. .
  • For additional questions contact Desha Staley-Raatior.

Host an Info Session or On Campus Interviews: Employers are also invited to schedule an information session about their company, discuss the hiring process, and conduct on campus interviews with our students. To schedule an information session or interview email the Coordinator Desha Staley-Raatior.

Tabling On Campus - Employers are welcome to table on campus, but need to submit a request through the Welcome Center. Employer Campus Use Request Form & Campus Use Request Liability

On Campus Employers

Cabrillo staff and faculty who are employing and supervising student assistants can find all necessary information and hiring documentation on the On Campus Employment webpage.