California Career Zone
Explore industry clusters, take assessment tests or get a reality check.
Explore careers or look for job opportunities.
Career Transitioning: How to Get Started
Would you like to change careers, but you aren’t sure where to begin? Maybe you’re just starting out and you’re not sure which direction to head in. Please see the career transition worksheet below and use it as a guide for your transition.
Career Transition Worksheet
Start exploring career options by learning about high growth jobs with better wages and a brighter future.
In Demand Magazine
Connecting today's students with the careers of tomorrow. Each issue will explore careers in a different high growth industry. It will provide interesting and relevant information about career opportunities, education and the skills needed for various jobs. It also offers resources to explore careers and tips about how to help students build successful futures.
Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
A cover letter acts as an introduction, but it can also help set you apart from other applicants. It can also encourage an employer to take a better look at your resume and/or application.
Learn the do’s and don’ts of interviewing
Internet Job Leads
Search and apply for job openings online.
Sutter County One Stop’s Hot Jobs
Check out the hot jobs listed at the Sutter County One Stop.
Job Search Tips/Resources
Job Central at the Sutter County One Stop
Discover what resources are available to you at the Sutter County One Stop
Job Search Tips
Don’t know where to begin? This is a good place to start.
Virtual Job Shadowing webinars offer you the opportunity to learn more about various careers from young and not-so-young adults currently in some of these jobs. Find out how these people managed to earn their place in the world and got the education they needed to get the job they wanted. Learn about how they overcame personal and professional obstacles on their road to a successful life. Find out how your favorite subjects can translate into great careers. You will learn about salary ranges, education requirements, job accountabilities, and other specifics about the job that could help you make important decisions about your future.
Labor Market Information
Sutter County One Stop
Get a description, wages, employment outlook, training providers, and skills of a single occupation. Or compare occupations to find the best one for you.
A resume is considered to be a formal introduction to a potential employer. Your resume should capture the employer's attention and create the desire for him or her to meet and interview you. To create or update your resume, please come into Job Central (Room C-6) at the Sutter County One Stop.
Below is a self-help tutorial for building your own resume.
The reason the Sutter County One Stop encourages taking some types of personal assessment (personality, interest, work environment, values, and/or abilities assessment), is that knowing yourself better, will save you from wasting your life on career choices that leave you unfulfilled. As we get to know ourselves better, we can look at a career description, and see how it does or does not match our values and/or personality style.
Thank You Letters
Sutter County One Stop
It is considered proper business etiquette to send thank you letters. However, many people don’t. Sending a thank you letter will make you stand out from the other applicants.
Work Readiness Preparation for People with Disabilities
Disability Program Navigator (DPN)
The DPN assists those with disabilities and those that employ, work, or live with individuals with disabilities. Discover what is available to you,
Job Accommodation Network (JAN)
Free consulting on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), job accommodations and the employability of people with disabilities.