JEC Center

Porterville College campus

Welcome to the JEC Center!

Job, Entrepreneur, and Career (JEC) Center

The JEC Center at Porterville College provides personalized services and programs. Whether you need help choosing a major, exploring careers, starting your own business, or developing job search skills, our staff is here to help you make the necessary preparations to achieve your goals and to ensure a successful transition from academic life to the working world.

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  • Why use the Porterville College JEC Center?
    • If you need assistance with your career choice.
    • To learn which career options are available to you.
    • To find information about occupations.
    • To learn how to search for a job.
    • To learn about business planning.
    • To learn about small business funding resources.
    • To learn how to market your business.
  • What does each service provide?

    The Job, Entrepreneur, and Career Center has:

    • Occupational information - both printed and computer-based
    • Printed job-search information
    • Computer-based career assessment  (
    • Career advisement
    • Job search strategies
    • Online Job Database
    • Resume critique by appointment
    • Workshops/Events
    • Interview preparation
    • Small Business Development resources
    • Access to phone & fax
    • Resource materials

    The Job Development Specialist is available to:

    • Review career needs and interests

    Who Can Use the Job, Entrepreneur, and Career Center?

    • All Porterville College students, alumni, entrepreneurs, and community members can use the career services offered.

    What Are The Costs?

    • The services provided by the Job, Entrepreneur, and Career Center are FREE!
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