Spring Job & Internship Fair

April 19, 2017
College Eight West Field House

The Spring Fair is an opportunity for organizations to recruit for entry-level positions and internships. Employers are looking to meet qualified UC Santa Cruz students from a variety of majors with job skills and knowledge developed in a rigorous academic major(s). Please dress professionally, bring multiple copies of your resume, and have your student ID or Career Center Access Card (for alumus) ready to check in! 

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Companies scheduled to attend:
(List will be updated frequently)

Blueprint Schools Network
Blueprint Schools Network (Blueprint) is a 501(c)(3) national non-profit organization that partners with districts and schools to promote educational equity and improve life outcomes for students. A key component of our work is an intensive, daily, in-school math tutoring program Blueprint operates called The Blueprint Fellows Program. We are currently seeking Fellows for our schools across the country. Interested candidates are encouraged to visit our website, http://blueprintschools.org/fellows/
Position Types: Full Time Job

Board of Equalization
Whether you are beginning your career, looking for the next opportunity, or ready to take the next professional step, there may be a place for you at the Board of Equalization (BOE). As a nationally recognized leader in the field of tax administration, the BOE provides its employees a challenging and supportive work environment while administering 25 different tax programs which include: sales and use taxes, excise taxes on tobacco and alcohol products, fuel taxes, environmental fees, and property taxes. The BOE is committed to providing quality services, products, and information to the public.
Position Types: Full Time Job

California Conservation Corps
The California Conservation Corps is a state wide organization that works to develop the work-related skills of young adults while preserving our natural resources.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)

Central California Alliance for Health
The Alliance is an award-winning regional not-for-profit health plan. We currently serve over 350,000 members in Santa Cruz, Monterey and Merced counties. We are a group of dedicated individuals driven by our mission of providing accessible, quality health care that is guided by local innovation. Our values are: Culture, Customer Service, Excellence, Innovation, Integrity, Partnership, and Stewardship.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Citizen Schools
Citizen Schools is dedicated to helping all children discover and achieve their dreams. We mobilize a team to enable public middle schools in low-income communities to provide a longer learning day rich with opportunities. Our deep partnerships with schools put young adults on track to succeed by connecting the resources of communities, companies, governments, and philanthropies.
Position Types: Full Time Job

City of Santa Cruz, Parks & Recreation Department
Youth & Teen Programing
Summer Camps Programs
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job

City Year
City Year is an education-focused nonprofit organization that unites diverse young leaders for a year of paid, full-time service to make a difference in the lives of children. Working to close the achievement gap and end the high school dropout crisis, City Year AmeriCorps members provide high-impact student, classroom, and school-wide support in 28 locations across the U.S. Every year, over 3,000 young people join City Year and dedicate 11 months to making a lasting impact on students and communities across the country. Learn more at www.cityyear.org or check out #makebetterhappen on social media to see incredible stories and experiences from currently serving AmeriCorps members.
Position Types: Internship (Unpaid)

Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff
Contra Costa County Sheriffs Deputies have an exciting and challenging opportunity to pursue a career in law enforcement. Prior law enforcement experience is not required. Individuals who are appointed as Deputy Sheriff-Recruits will be assigned to attend a Basic Academy approved by P.O.S.T. (California Commission of Peace Officer Standards and Training). The Basic P.O.S.T. Academy program involves 26 weeks of intensive academic instruction on law enforcement procedures combined with a rigorous physical fitness-training segment. Upon successful completion of the Basic P.O.S.T. Academy, Deputy Sheriff-Recruits will graduate and be sworn in as Peace Officers.
Position Types: Full Time Job

County of Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz County has approximately 270,000 residents and is situated in the northern area of Monterey Bay, 70 miles south of San Francisco and 35 miles southwest of the Silicon Valley. The County’s natural beauty is apparent in its pristine beaches, lush redwood forests and rich farmland. It has an ideal Mediterranean climate with low humidity and 300 days of sunshine a year. Its unique shops and restaurants, coupled with a multitude of cultural and recreational activities, including theatre, music, art, as well as golfing, surfing, hiking and biking offer a wealth of leisure activities.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Crystal Equation
We are a global provider of Recruiting and Staffing Solutions looking for the next generation of Sales Professionals.
Position Types: Full Time Job

DataCare Corporation
DataCare is a small company committed to excellence and innovation. We are a stable company. We provide services mainly to Health Care and Insurance related industries which have been quite stable. We were established in 2003 and never had any layoffs. The company is profitable. Our engineers and analysts are our most valuable assets. If we hire you, we want to keep you. We don’t have to satisfy out of town investors and layoff employees to raise the stock value. We only hire smart people who enjoy their work, so you will have plenty of good company to share knowledge. You will find out that many of the advanced things you learned in school can actually be used in real life :) We all work together as a team.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Easter Seals Bay Area
Since 1927, Easterseals Bay Area (ESBA) has been leading the way to ensure individuals and families affected by disabilities can live, learn, work and play to their full potential. Headquartered in Pleasant Hill, CA and with nine sites throughout the Bay Area, ESBA, a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization, serves 24 counties in Northern California, and is an affiliate of Easterseals Inc. which assists more than a million people through a nationwide network. ESBA provides individual behavioral services to approximately 3,500 clients with developmental disabilities and special needs, and has a specific expertise in serving clients diagnosed with autism.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job

embedUR systems Inc.
We’re an embedded systems company in the platform-enablement business. We make the embedded firmware that makes your idea and your platform work together. With over a decade of serving the network and telecom industry’s largest equipment vendors and service providers, we have developed quite a knack for enabling any type of network gear with whatever communications piece it is missing. We help our customers get to market faster and increase product margins by accelerating development with our embedded software expertise in Wireless, Switching, Access, Mobile and Cloud.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)

Engineering for Kids
We put the excitement in S.T.E.M. education by offering age appropriate, inquiry based, hands-on-learning for children ages 4 to 14 through FUN activities from designing and constructing rockets, hot air balloons, and roller coasters to LEGO® Robotics and video game designing.
Position Types: 
Part Time Job, Full Time Job

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
As a multibillion-dollar industry leader, we can offer you more than a chance to succeed. This is where you can thrive. Our environment’s energetic, our people are motivated and our career paths can take you where you want to GO. We do business everyday as if our success depends on our company’s good name – because it does. Our reputation is our most precious asset. We are a world-class company built by our people … one transaction, one handshake, one kept promise at a time. That makes each employee an owner of our brands, with the power to advance our position in the marketplace, one customer at a time.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)

Fisher Investments
Fisher Investments is an independent, fee-only investment adviser founded in 1979. As of 9/30/2016, Fisher Investments and its subsidiaries manage over $71 billion in assets—over $35 billion for North American private investors, over $32 billion for institutional investors and over $3 billion for European private investors. Fisher Investments maintains four principal business units: Fisher Investments Institutional Group, Fisher Investments Private Client Group, Fisher Investments 401(k) Solutions Group and Fisher Investments International Group, which serve a global client base of diverse investors. The clients of Fisher investments and its affiliates include over 150 large institutions and over 35,000 high net worth individuals.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Foresters Financial Services
Foresters Financial Services, Inc. provides everyday families and individuals with financial solutions, guidance, and tools, to meet their needs across all life stages. Our financial representatives, who are among the best trained in the business, offer personalized service combined with a solid, long-term approach and fresh thinking. You can also take pride in knowing that you are part of Foresters™, an international financial services provider that gives back to the community and cares deeply about family well-being. Each year Foresters organizes thousands of community activities, providing financial contributions and hands-on volunteerism in support of charitable partners that make a meaningful and lasting impact in local communities.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Galileo Learning
Galileo, now in its 15th year, is an educational organization that runs four summer programs at 40+ locations throughout the Bay Area, Southern California, and Chicago: Camp Galileo (Pre-K- 5th graders); Galileo Summer Quest (5th-8th graders); and Summer Camps @ The Tech (4th-8th graders). Our mission is to develop innovators who envision and create a better world, and we reach this mission through employment of our unique pedagogy, the Galileo Innovation Approach. At Galileo, we nurture creativity, curiosity and expression in campers, and believe in giving staff the opportunity to contribute their strengths toward the success of a program and company invested in their personal and professional growth.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)

Hotel Paradox
Hotel Paradox, a Marriott Autograph Collection hotel, welcomes guests and team members into a serene, but whimsical environment where nature is playfully blended with sophisticated style.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job

Infosys Limited
Infosys is a Global IT consulting company looking to grow! We offer services in the IT, consulting, BPO, Engineering, etc. We are currently looking to hire undergrads who will work in two key areas - Systems Engineer and Technical Analsyst.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Since opening in 1999, Intellenet has been a top performing (top 25%) office in the MRINetwork (Management Recruiters International), the largest recruitment organization in the world. We specialize in Technology Sales & Marketing, building out information technology firms with a vision of a successful exit strategy. Our philosophy is succinct: It's all about talent! No company can expect to beat the competition unless it has the best human capital. Our executive recruiting consultants have one focus: find the "employed non-looker," the passive candidate who is an "A" player and bring them to our clients. With us, you’ll work in a collaborative, fast-paced team environment learning about hot technology markets while improving your ping pong skills.
Position Types: Full Time Job

kimkim, Inc
Kimkim is a team of experienced travel entrepreneurs on a mission to improve the way people plan travel. We previously built leading travel apps including TripAdvisor and EveryTrail, and since 2015 we’ve been working on kimkim, our next big adventure.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Lending Club
Lending Club (NYSE: LC) opened in 2007 with one simple mission: create a more efficient, transparent and customer-friendly alternative to the traditional banking system that offers creditworthy borrowers lower interest rates and investors better returns. Today, we’re the world’s largest online credit marketplace, and we’re radically changing the way lending operates. We’re proud of the recognition we’ve received, including being named a World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer, a CNBC Disruptor 50, and one of The World’s 10 Most Innovative Companies in Finance by Fast Company. We’re conveniently located in downtown San Francisco, California. Learn more at www.lendingclub.com
Position Types: Full Time Job

Looker is a new kind of data platform—a radically simple approach to data, built on today’s technology. By spreading data culture across your organization, Looker makes it possible for everyone to make better decisions with data.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)

We are a world technology leader, and our employees are part of an elite, innovative, success-driven team operating in a fast-moving, collaborative work environment that solves real-world problems. Lumentum (NASDAQ: LITE) is a market-leading manufacturer of innovative optical and photonic products enabling optical networking and commercial laser customers worldwide. Lumentum’s optical components and subsystems are part of virtually every type of telecom, enterprise, and data center network. Lumentum’s commercial lasers enable advanced manufacturing techniques and diverse applications including next-generation 3D sensing capabilities. Lumentum is headquartered in Milpitas, California with R&D, manufacturing, and sales offices worldwide.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Ma Labs, Inc.
Founded in 1983 and headquartered in San Jose, California, MA LABS is a leading computer component distributor. The company's product categories encompass everything in the PC, including CPUs, storage devices, notebooks, motherboards, graphics cards, displays, networking, cases, input devices, software, image solutions, consumer electronics and more. We have been featured in Forbes 500 and numerous business journals. For more information please visit our website at www.malabs.com.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Modern Woodmen Fraternal Financial
Modern Woodmen of America is a Non-Profit Fraternal Benefit Society founded in 1883. Today Modern Woodmen is one of the country's largest Fraternal Financial Services Organizations nation wide. Modern Woodmen does not have stock holders. We exist for the benefit of our roughly 800,000 members nationwide. Members are people who have planned for their financial security with Modern Woodmen. We accomplish this by offering life insurance, annuity, investment and banking products, along with fraternal member benefits for families and their communities, just to name a few. Our mission is to improve the quality of life for our members. We do this by supporting our members in three key areas: Quality family life, Community impact, and Financial security.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid), Internship (Unpaid), Volunteer (Non-Profit Only)

Monterey Bay Aquarium
Working at the Monterey Bay Aquarium is more than just going to the office every day. In addition to our purpose-driven work in one of the most beautiful spots in the world, we offer a competitive compensation and benefits package (medical, dental and life insurance; floating holidays, vacation and sick time) including a couple of things we feel distinguish us: a unique and generous retirement plan and a wellness program staff can't wait to join. We do our best to walk the talk so we offer our team members discounts at our Cafe, which serves local, sustainable and organic foods, plus subsidized gym memberships and alternative transportation discounts, too. Our goal of working toward a healthy ocean can only be achieved with a healthy organization, which is something we strive for here at the Aquarium.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job, Internship (Unpaid), Volunteer (Non-Profit Only)

Motion Recruitment Partners
Founded in 1989, Jobspring Partners and Workbridge Associates, divisions of Motion Recruitment Partners, specialize in IT Perm & Contract Staffing. We have 21 offices across North America and are expanding rapidly due to the growth of the technology industry.  The key to our success is the solid and meaningful relationships we build with our fellow teammates, our candidates, our clients, and our deep network of industry professionals. Our training program affords all of our employees opportunity for skill development, professional growth and the ability to become experts in the technology industry.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Navigator Schools
Navigator Schools is a growing Charter School organization currently operating two schools in Gilroy and Hollister. Navigator's mission is to drive phenomenal student achievement by developing top tier teachers, instructional staff, and leaders who consistently innovate their classrooms and schools.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job

NYU Steinhardt, Embedded MAT Teacher Residency Program
Join NYU Steinhardt’s innovative new teacher residency program. We call it the EMAT, or Embedded Master of Arts in Teaching. The EMAT is being offered in partnership with San Francisco schools in the 2017 - 18 school year. Earn a Master’s degree in one year, while learning to teach under the guidance of NYU’s expert faculty and the practical guidance of Teaching Mentors at your residency school. NYU’s innovative curriculum prepares you with the practical knowledge you need to be a successful teacher and deep preparation to teach all students. Participants receive a stipend or wage during the residency year from our school partners and many graduates will be offered full time jobs at the end of the program. Significant scholarships are available to make the EMAT affordable to all.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Playworks San Francisco
Playworks’s mission is to improve the health and well-being of children by increasing opportunities for physical activity and safe, meaningful play.​ Today, Playworks is the leading national nonprofit leveraging the power of play to transform children’s social and emotional health. Playworks currently serves more than 1,200 schools across the United States and reaches more than 700,000 students directly and through professional training services.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Psynergy Programs
The commitment behind Psynergy's philosophy and services is the concept of doing more for our clients. Psynergy's extensive roster of daily activities provides both educational and recreational choices. On the clinical side, Psynergy brings together on-site psychiatric and inter disciplinary teams. We continuously provide clients and their families a support team that assist in the process of recovery and community re-integration.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job

Radiologic Health Branch/CDPH
The Radiologic Health Branch (RHB) of the CA Department of Public Health regulates users of X-ray machines and radioactive materials in the state for radiation safety in industrial, medical, academic, and other applications. RHB employs "health physicists" to carry out inspection, licensing, certification, investigation, and related functions. RHB generally hires majors in health physics, science, engineering, and math for its "Junior" entry-level, trainee, position in health physics. RHB is a small, dedicated, and highly-trained organization seeking eligible senior students, graduates, and above who are interested in applying for this exciting scientific career in public health and safety. Full-time, statewide.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Sage Educators
Sage Educators is a Marin County, California, based tutoring and test-prep organization comprised of the smartest, coolest, and hippest educators in Marin. (Seriously ... just ask us!) Sage Educators is looking for bright, dynamic people to join our staff. This is not your typical tutoring job. At Sage, you will be part of a full-time team with a common goal: to create a dynamic educational community wherein our students can relax, focus, and thrive. We tutor elementary, middle, and high school students in all academic subjects and prep them for the SAT, ACT, SSAT, and ISEE. As an Associate Director, you will also have the opportunity to contribute to Sage's curriculum and business development, from service club programming to non-profit expansion.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Santa Cruz Seaside Company
Learn about our World-Class Amusement, Entertainment and Lodging Company. We are not just a summer job but a place to learn skills, develop your talent and have an opportunity to meet Guests and employees from all over the world. We are the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Amusement Park, Boardwalk Bowling Center, Sea and Sand Inn and Carousel Beach Inn. And you cannot help but smile as you look out at the Monterey Bay while you work. We look forward to answering all your questions and to give you a glimmer as to what it can be to work at such a unique and special business. We'd like to make you apart of the Beach Boardwalk experience!
Position Types: Part Time Job

Seneca Family of Agencies
Seneca's mission is to help children and families through the most difficult times of their lives. Since 1985, we have been dedicated to providing unconditional care through a continuum of school, community and family-focused treatment services for thousands of children and families. Seneca’s continuum of care now includes: in-home wraparound; foster family-based treatment; adoption and foster care; mobile crisis response; kinship care; non-public, charter, and public school-based mental health services; therapeutic mental health services -including pet assisted psychotherapy; intensive and preventive treatment for at-risk children and families; family finding for foster children; and nurturing residential treatment. Seneca has job opportunities in Northern, Central and Southern CA.
Position Types: Full Time Job

SSL/ Space Systems Loral
SSL is the leading provider of geostationary commercial satellites, with experience building and integrating some of the world’s most powerful and complex satellites and spacecraft systems. The company has a long history of delivering reliable satellites and spacecraft systems for commercial and government customers around the world and currently has more geostationary commercial capacity on orbit than any other manufacturer.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)

Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) serves guests at around 1,800 stores and at Target.com. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its profit to communities, that giving equals more than $4 million a week. For more information, visit Target.com/Pressroom. For a behind-the-scenes look at Target, visit ABullseyeView.com or follow @TargetNews on Twitter.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)

Teach For America
Be on the Front Lines of Change - Step into a classroom. Put your talents to work to disrupt inequality and understand that systematic problems that need solving. Why TFA? GREATNESS IS WAITING ON YOU. Tackle real-world challenges that will shape you as a leader. Make a profound and immediate impact in the lives of others. Build relationships that will stick with you. Gain skills and perspective that will fuel your career path. Full salary and benefits.
Position Types: Full Time Job

The Vanguard Group
Vanguard is one of the world's largest investment companies, offering a large selection of high-quality, low-cost mutual funds, ETFs, advice, and related services. Individual and institutional investors, financial professionals, and plan sponsors can benefit from the size, stability, and experience Vanguard offers. From our beginning in 1975, Vanguard set course as a very different kind of investment firm. Our purpose remains: "To take a stand for all investors, to treat them fairly, and to give them the best chance for investment success."
Position Types: Full Time Job

Threshold Enterprises
Established in 1978, Threshold Enterprises is a well known national nutritional supplements distributor and manufacturer of award winning Source Naturals ® and Planetary Herbals™ brands. The company’s brands are sold through more than 7000 store Health Food Store and internet channels. The company has grown significantly through exceptional channel relationships, product innovation and the reputation of its brands for potency, quality and value. Threshold Enterprises is one of Santa Cruz County’s larger employers, with over 600 employees.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Two Pore Guys
Two Pore Guys (2PG) has developed a biosensor platform that can detect and quantitate both analytes and genomic sequences from any fluidic source with greater accuracy and sensitivity than expensive lab equipment. Their hand-held device can be operated by anyone, anywhere, for use in human, animal health, agriculture and the environment. Results are sent to smartphones and tablets, and anonymized to the cloud.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Urban Teachers
Urban Teachers and Johns Hopkins is changing the equation in urban education by preparing effective teachers who are ready to make a difference in students’ lives and are committed to a career in teaching. Through hands-on training, coaching and peer supports, Master’s degree, special education certification, and teaching credentials, we give teachers the skills they need to improve outcomes for students in high-needs communities. 
Position Types: Full Time Job

US Department of State
As the lead foreign affairs agency, the US Department of State is dedicated to protecting and strengthening America's interests worldwide. We work to ensure that our country's diplomatic leadership enhances our economic, food and energy security and stability.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Unpaid), International Job/Internship

Join us at Walgreens and find yourself at a place where innovation thrives and incredible career and growth opportunities await. We offer the chance to work in a truly supportive environment and be part of a progressive organization dedicated to the well-being of our customers, employees, and the communities we all call home.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)

West Marine
We sail. We boat. We fish. We paddle. We dive. We explore. We live. Each person has a unique connection to the water. At West Marine, our knowledge, enthusiasm and products prepare water lifestyle adventurers to foster that connection and explore their passions. When you work at West Marine, you’re part of a family; one that values spending quality time on the water, doing the things you love, and sharing that passion with our customers.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job

West Valley Staffing Group
Established in 1968, West Valley Staffing Group is unlike any other organization you have experienced…We have redefined the Staffing Industry by providing comprehensive staffing solutions through specialization – four companies in fact! West Valley Engineering Engineering, Technical, and Automotive Specialists. Prostar Staffing Services Administrative and Clerical Specialists. West Valley Technology IT and Software Specialists. Accountants Now! Accounting and Finance Personnel Specialists. Together, we bring over 45 years of experience managing and staffing contingent workforce programs of every size, scope, and complexity.
Position Types: Full Time Job

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*Company received positive rating in Corporate Equality Index 2015 for LGBT workplace inclusion