Job & Internship Search Resources

The Office of Career Education recommends the following resources for Allegheny students and alumni who are searching for professional opportunities or internships.

Use Gator Connect today to begin your search for opportunities! 

Gator Connect

The Job and Internship Database in Gator Connect is exclusively for Alleghenians. It is THE go-to place for Gators searching for a job or internship. Visit the site to log in or activate your account and begin searching for positions. Useful site to search both jobs and internships by keyword, geographic location, experience level, or professional field.

LinkedIn: Search for both internships and full-time opportunities. LinkedIn matches users with open positions based on their profile and users can create ‘search alerts’ to be notified when new opportunities are posted.

Idealist.Org: Employment site for jobs and internships in the nonprofit field. Can register to receive alerts when new opportunities are posted.

WayUp: A platform for college students and recent grads to find relevant opportunities. Once you create a profile, you can access a dashboard with Jobs & internships specifically curated for you based on your profile. One of the largest searchable databases for internship opportunities. Offers resources to help prep with the internship search process.

USAJobs Pathways: The Pathways Program offers federal internship and employment opportunities for current students, recent graduates and those with an advanced degree.

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU): National Science Foundation funds a large number of research opportunities for undergraduate students through its REU Sites program.

The Student Conservation Association (SCA): Paid service opportunities for young adults 18+ with a passion for the environment. Positions last from 8 weeks- 12 months and there is a 3-month summer internship option.

The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR): Provides internships (both paid and unpaid), which are available to full-time college students. The number of positions varies from year to year, based on Department needs and are located across the state of Pennsylvania. Full-time positions are available through the State Civil Service Commission.

ZipRecruiter: Search for jobs hiring in your area using ZipRecruiter’s job search engine.