The Office of Career Education recommends the following resources for Allegheny students and alumni who are searching for professional opportunities or internships.
Gator Connect: The Job and Internship Database in Gator Connect is the go-to place for Allegheny students and alumni to search for a job or internship. All current students, faculty, and staff already have a Gator Connect account. Click here if you have never logged in before or aren’t sure of your password. Your username is your full Allegheny email address. Alumni can click here to request an account.
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.
LinkedIn: Edit your “Career Interests” and mark that you’re open to recruiters to see relevant jobs and internships and be visible in recruiter searches.
Indeed.com: Useful site to search both jobs and internships by keyword, geographic location, experience level, or professional field.
Idealist.Org: Employment site for jobs and internships in the nonprofit field. Can register to receive alerts when new opportunities are posted.
Internships.com: One of the largest searchable databases for internship opportunities. Is powered by Indeed so results are the same on both resources.
imaginePittsburgh: Search for jobs in the Pittsburgh region by job title, company name, or education level.
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 across the country 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), available to full-time college students. The number of positions varies from year to year, based on Department needs and are located in the state of Pennsylvania. Full-time positions are available through the State Civil Service Commission.