Upcoming Events and Hot Job Alerts

Register for Career Connections' workshops and recruitment events on our Handshake software platform:

  1. Login here to sign into MyCCP
  2. Click on the Student Tab at the top of the page
  3. On the left-hand side of the page click on Career Connections and then click on Handshake

On-Campus Recruitment Preparation Tips

  • Log into Handshake to schedule an appointment with a member of the Career Connections Department to get your resume ready. Check out our walk-in hours or schedule an appointment with a Career Connections team member.
  • Check out our calendar of events via Handshake or on webpage. On-Campus Recruitment calendar weekly. Different employers will be on campus weekly, and be on the lookout for the 'NOW Hiring'banners at the main campus and regional centers.
  • Research the companies that interest you. Be prepared to ask at least three questions of the company recruiter by conducting some research on the company and their job/internship opportunities.  
  • Login to Big Interview to review industry specific questions.
  • Create an Action Plan. A little preparation can go a long way!

Contact us if you have any questions.

Spring 2023 Career Fair

Spring into your future at the Spring 2023 Career Fair! Career Connections is here to help you prepare for and land the career you've been looking for!

Career Fair Bootcamp Week

Career Fair Bootcamp Week  is a virtual, 4-day series of working sessions to help set you up for success before you head into the career fair.

How to Write an Interview-generating Résumé

Career Connections will be provide you with tools and resources to enhance your résumé and ensure that it stands out from other competing candidates:

  • Monday, April 3 | 11:30a.m. to  12:30 p.m. | Register
  • Tuesday, April 4 | 3 - 4 p.m. | Register
Maximizing Your Success at a Career Fair

We’ll show you how to compete and distinguish yourself from other job seekers and leave a lasting impression on recruiters in your short moments with them. Our training will cover what you need to know from getting ready, making a great impression and following up:

  • Wednesday, April 5 | 3 - 4 p.m. | Register
  • Thursday, April 6 | 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. | Register
Résumé Drop-In Day

Monday, April 10, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.| CBI, Room C1-34 and Bonnell Lobby, Room BG-24

Register here to let us help you get you résumé ready for the career fair.

Spring into Your Future Career Fair

Tuesday, April 11, 2023, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This year’s career fair will feature 30+ employers from various industries looking to fill over 100 full-time and part-time positions, as well as paid internships. Dress to imporess and have your résumé ready!

Please contact Career Connections at 215-496-6176 if you have any questions or issues accessing the platform to upload your résumé. We’re located in Bonnell lobby and CBI, come visit us!

Register Here

Our Employers

Since March 2020, we have held over 40 Hot Job Alert Zoom Sessions and hosted over 400 students and alumni. Log into Handshake to check out the recruitment events we have lined up over the next few months.

Each year, employers participate in our on-campus recruiting, campus tabling, career fairs and various networking events and workshops and you will still be able to access these recruitment events and activities, virtually

The Career Connections Department have actively engaged employers who are looking to hire CCP students throughout Philadelphia and the surrounding counties. Below is a list of some of the employers who have participated in our events over the past year:

  • Advanced Dentistry of Center City
  • American Heritage Credit Union
  • Ann's Choice Retirement Community
  • Bayada Home Health Care
  • BMW North America (rpc)
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia
  • Brooke Glen Behavioral Health
  • C & R Building Supply
  • Center City District
  • ChildCare Careers
  • Children's Dental Health
  • Children's Dental Management
  • Children's Village
  • Cintas Corporation
  • City Year
  • College Nannies, Sitters + Tutors of Greater Philadelphia
  • Community College of Philadelphia Child Development Center
  • Delaware Department of Correction
  • EducationWorks
  • Express Employment Professionals-Center City
  • Family Practice and Counseling Network
  • Fine Wine & Good Spirits stores
  • First Quality Retail Services
  • FLTC/ Philadelphia Nursing Home
  • Fulton Bank
  • Giant Direct
  • Greater Philadelphia Health Action, Inc.
  • Greater Philadelphia YMCA
  • Kelly Education
  • KenCrest
  • Kensington Management Services Inc.
  • Little Kicks Soccer
  • Live! Casino and Hotel Philadelphia
  • Lowe's Home Improvement
  • Mel's Butter Blends
  • Monarch Staffing
  • New Castle County Police Department
  • Open Systems Healthcare
  • Open Systems Healthcare, Behavioral Health
  • Oxford Circle CCDA Summer Camp
  • Pampering Plus
  • PennDOT (Pennsylvania Dept. of Transportation)
  • Philadelphia Works
  • Premium Retail Services
  • Primera Engineers
  • Redeemer Health
  • Resources for Human Development-IBHS Program
  • Rite Aid
  • SeaWorld/Sesame Place
  • Sesame Rockwood Camps
  • Speedway, LLC
  • SPIN
  • Supportive Behavioral Resources
  • Synergy HomeCare
  • Visiting Nurse Group