Career and Employment Services

A 2017 CCC-Columbus graduate shows off her degree.We invite students and alumni to create accounts on the CCC online employment site to search for job and internship openings. Employers can create accounts and list their job openings and internships.

Visit the CCC online employment site.

  • At Central Community College, the Career and Employment Services staff can be an excellent resource in developing your career plan. We’re here to assist you in taking career-building steps that begin as a new student and continue throughout your life. We encourage all Central Community College students and alumni to contact us for any of, but not limited to, the following services:

    Career Advising/Coaching

    • Career assessment and discussion regarding which program could be a good fit for you
    • Individual career coaching

    Employment Services

    • Assistance with resume and cover letters
    • Interviewing skills
    • Employer recruiting on-campus
    • Job fairs

    Career Information

    • Occupational and job market information
    • Regional or national wage information

    Experiential Learning

    • Cooperative education information
    • Job shadowing
    • Informational interviewing

    Online and Distance Career Services

    Please see the following links 

    College Central Network logoCollege Central Network 

    Students and alumni can use the College Central Network to search for jobs, internships, co-op opportunities, resume help, interview tips and much more!

    Career Coach

    Do you have questions about your career direction? Career Coach is an online tool that can help you connect your education path to jobs that interest you by providing regional employment data, forecasts and other resources. 

    Interview Stream 

    Mock video interviewing allows you to develop both interview and soft skills at any time for any occasion. 

    Nebraska Works logoNE Works 

    This is the job site for positions all over the state of Nebraska. You are encouraged to upload you resume so employers can contact you.

    Go to the H3 website for an instant view of the H3 – high wage, high demand, high skill occupations with the most job openings in Nebraska.

    O*Net logoO*NET ONLINE and MyNextMove.org

    The O*NET program is the nation's primary source of occupational information. The O*NET database has career exploration tools that are valuable assessment instruments for anyone looking to find or change careers.

    My Next Move is a good career interest assessment provided by O*Net.

    Project HELP

    Find open healthcare positions in the CCC area. 

    Project HELP has success and career coaches who assist with gaining employment, go to Project HELP for more information on our program.

  • As a community college, we strive to partner with our community both on and off campus. We appreciate your interest in working with Central Community College to recruit our students and graduates for your open positions and internships.

    Hire a CCC Student! Post Your Open Positions.

    Go to College Central to post your openings. This is a free service to employers.

    Create your account today. 

    Employer On-Campus Visits

    Employers are invited to contact the CES staff if they would like to recruit on campus. 

  • Columbus Campus

    Lora Hasteiter

    Lora Hastreiter

    West Education Center, Room 101

    lhastreiter@cccneb.edu 

    402-562-1210 

     Grand Island Campus

    Joan McCarthy

    Joan McCarthy

    Room 358 

    joanmccarthy@cccneb.edu 

    308-398-7421

     

     Hastings Campus

    Kyle Sterner

    Kyle Sterner

    Dawson Building, Student Center

    ksterner@cccneb.edu 

    402-461-2424

    Joan Wilkins

    CES Administrative Assistant

    jwilkins@cccneb.edu 

    402-562-1244

    Glenda Heath

    CES Administrative Assistant

    gheath@cccneb.edu 

    308-398-7408