Spring Job & Internship Fair

April 18, 2018
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 alums) ready to check in! 

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Companies scheduled to attend:
(To Be Determined)
List will be updated frequently.

Advent Group Ministries
Advent Group Ministries is a diverse team of Christians with a common mission: to empower people to restore relationships and break the destructive cycles of abuse and addiction through the hope and healing made possible by Christ’s love and quality treatment. We provide personal care through a professional staff of counselors, social workers, and a network of well-trained volunteers. Our staff works collaboratively toward Advent’s vision to reclaim hope, realize potential, and restore lives.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job, Volunteer (Non-Profit Only)
Americorps VIP
We invite you to make a difference for families and children in Santa Cruz County who face economic hardship by serving with the Americorps Volunteer Infrastructure Project. We train and place AmeriCorps members to increase the number of volunteers providing crucial families services at local non-profits. This is a statewide program so you can also learn about opportunities in other cities. AmeriCorps members recieve a stipend of $1,454/ month and no cost health insurance. We are hiring a staff person for our YouthSERVE program with competitive salary and full benefits. We also have part-time summer internships with Friends Outside to support people who are reintegrating into the community after being incarcerated and with other nonprofit partners.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid), Internship (Unpaid)
Bridgestone Retail Operations
Bridgestone Retail Operations, LLC employs over 22,000 teammates in North America and operates more than 2,200 company-owned stores. The store locations include Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus, Expert Tire, and Wheel Works. With 2,200 locations across America and over $3 billion in tire and auto service sales, Bridgestone Retail Operations is the right place to build a career. Learn more!
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)
Camp Tawonga
Camp Tawonga is a co-ed residential summer camp in the Sierra Mountains just outside Yosemite National Park, established in 1925. The Camp Tawonga Staff is a family of 160 dedicated individuals, working together to create a vibrant Jewish community where children thrive. This outstanding team includes people with both Jewish and non-Jewish backgrounds. Camp Tawonga’s mission is to foster positive self-image for campers, create a cooperative community, teach children to live in partnership with nature, and offer children a positive experience of spirituality and Jewish identity.
Position Types:Full Time Job, Experiential Learning
Central California Alliance for Health
The Alliance is a public, not-for-profit health plan that is responsive and accountable to the members we serve. Our successes in expanding health care access, quality and developing new programs are attributed to the level of commitment and professionalism of those who work here. If you are interested in a stimulating and rewarding work environment where you can positively impact the lives of others, we invite you to apply. We are values-based and believe that our culture and workplace should be respectful, diverse, professional and fun.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)

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: Full Time Job
CNGF is a non-profit educational, research, and resource organization that promotes gardening with California native plants, our goal is to increase the popularity and use of California's native plants in the designed landscape. We are devoted to educating the public and design community on the value of native gardens. Classes, field trips, lectures, garden tours, and publications are available to members, landscape professionals, and the public.
Position Types: Internship (Unpaid), International Job/Internship, Volunteer (Non-Profit Only)
Cosylab is world leader in control systems for large physics projects, with headquarters in Slovenia, EU. We provide system integration and customer adapted solutions, covering the complete area of control systems and instrumentation, specialized for accelerators, fusion reactors and radio telescopes. Our more than 100 customers across 5 continents include the world's largest laboratories and international projects. We have been established in this field for 15 years and many of our developments are in partnership, with the world`s most advanced science and research institutions.
Position Types: Full Time Job
County of Santa Cruz
The County’s natural beauty spans from its coastal beaches to its redwood forests. The County also has excellent shopping throughout the local communities and features a lively downtown area in the City of Santa Cruz. The ideal Mediterranean climate features low humidity with a typical 300 days of sunshine a year. Its unique shops and restaurants, coupled with a multitude of cultural and recreational activities, including theater, music, art, as well as golfing, surfing, hiking and biking offer a wealth of leisure activities. Higher education includes Cabrillo College and the University of California, Santa Cruz, with two additional State Universities less than an hour away. These elements of high-quality living make Santa Cruz one of California’s most desirable areas.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job
Crystal Equation
Crystal Equation specializes in providing technical resources in the information and communication technology industries. We strive to solve the staffing equation by finding the perfect match for both our clients and candidates by focusing on our relationship with our affiliates. We deliver the right candidate by pinpointing the client’s need, and we excel at producing candidates for hard-to-fill positions when other firms have run out of resources. 
Position Types:Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)
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 :)
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)
Dream Inn, Santa Cruz
A Santa Cruz favorite for surfing, sunsets and the freshest seafood, the Dream Inn is a beloved local landmark on the historic Beach Boardwalk. Effortlessly captivating longtime guests with its colorful retro-chic style while delighting newcomers who appreciate modern services and amenities, this full-service beachfront hotel features 165 guest rooms (all with ocean views), an outdoor pool steps from the sand, exceptional seasonal cuisine at Aquarius, drinks at Jack O’Neill Lounge and state-of-the-art meeting and event space for up to 250 guests.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job
embedUR systems Inc.
EmbedUR systems Inc. is an embedded systems company in the platform-enablement business. They 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, they have developed quite a knack for enabling any type of network gear with whatever communications piece it is missing. They help customers get to market faster and increase product margins by accelerating development with their embedded software expertise in Wireless, Switching, Access, Mobile and Cloud.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job
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, MINECRAFT, video game designing and 3D PRINTING.
Position Types: 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
EnviroNova provides its clients with comprehensive, practical Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) consulting as well as asbestos and lead abatement and mold removal and remediation services. We’ve worked with large and small corporations across numerous industries, and have extensive experience working with both California and federal environmental regulatory agencies.
At EnviroNova, we create partnerships with our clients to build state-of-the-art environmental health and safety programs and also provide independent surveys and assessments when needed.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Unpaid)
First 5 Santa Cruz County
Serving as AmeriCorps volunteers, Preschool Literacy Tutors are embedded into a preschool classroom of children ages 3 to 5 to develop children’s early literacy skills in preparation for Kindergarten. Tutors are trained in nationally recognized SEEDS of Early Learning framework, which utilizes research-based early literacy strategies. In combination with this training, tutors collaborate with coaches and the classroom teaching staff to enhance daily literacy opportunities in the classroom. Tutors also conduct literacy assessments and tailored intervention strategies to increase the number of children on target with early reading predictors. Tutors receive a living allowance and an educational stipend during the program term, which runs from September 1, 2018 to May 31, 2019.
Position Types:Volunteer (Non-Profit Only)
Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks
Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks supports the preservation, knowledge, and awareness of our natural and cultural resources through funding projects and programs in cooperation with local California State Parks.
Position Types:Part Time Job
Front St Administrative Services
Since 1990 the Front St. family of companies has been a leader in mental health support services in Santa Cruz and Monterey County. We are proud to be an integral part of a system that provides housing and support for over 300 consumers. Our facilities specialize in providing services to adults with mental health and developmental disabilities, we promote healthy living and wellness in a spectacular setting.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job, Internship (Unpaid)
Galileo Learning
*FULL-TIME SUMMER JOB OPPORTUNITY FOR UCSC STUDENTS IN THE BAY AREA* Camp Galileo is the only Bay Area summer day camp for pre-K to rising 5th graders that encourages kids to brainstorm, create and think like innovators through the Galileo Innovation Approach. Each week-long summer camp session centers around an imaginative story or theme, which inspires art, science and outdoor projects for campers to explore. We are now hiring for FULL-TIME SUMMER POSITIONS FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS- We are looking for Team Leaders and Assistant Instructors and applications are available through the website!
Position Types:Full Time Job
Grassroots Campaigns is growing the resistance in campaign offices all over the country. We’re partnering with some of the best issue groups and charities in the world like Planned Parenthood, the ACLU, the Southern Poverty Law Center, Doctors Without Borders, and the Nature Conservancy. To support these organizations, we're running outreach canvasses to talk with people face-to-face about the challenges in front of us.
As we get closer to election day, we'll open offices in crucial swing districts around the country to register voters and make sure they cast their ballots this year for excellent, progressive candidates. We’re looking for people who are ready to roll up their sleeves and join the fight in what’s sure to be a decisive year at a pivotal point in our history.
Position Types:Full Time Job
Our mission is to end homelessness for families and individuals in the San Francisco Bay Area. Established in 1985, we are one of the largest providers of eviction prevention assistance, emergency and transitional shelter, educational and recreational supports for children, and rapid re-housing for homeless families in San Francisco.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job
Hertz is a name that stems from 100 years of innovations and leadership. Our talent reciprocates that experience, and as we continue to grow, our candidate selection reflects the path of greatness Hertz has always traveled on, and will continue move towards. Envision what that path looks like, and choose a place within it to contribute, because every department influence the success of the business. Join our efforts to maintain industry leadership, leading the way in Car Rental.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Part Time Paid (archived)
Intellenet is a top performing Executive Search firm based in Santa Cruz. We are a top performig office with the largest search firm in the World- Management Recruiters. Are clients are high growth cyhber security vendors all over the world
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)
Intuvo provides an automated marketing and sales platform for Financial Institutions.
Position Types: Full Time Job
LightRiver Technologies is an optical systems integrator based in the San Francisco Bay Area (with support offices in Sarasota, FL and Boston, MA areas) specializing in the deployment of wide area networks; we build high capacity transport networks for metro, statewide and national clients. Our clients are telecommunications network operators, utilities, and state/local governments. We are looking to add knowledgeable Optical Field Engineers to our Field Services team.
Position Types: Full Time Job
Looker is a complete data platform that offers data analytics and business insights to every department, and easily integrates into applications to deliver data directly into the decision-making process. The company is powering data-driven cultures at more than 1200 industry-leading and innovative companies such as Sony, Amazon, The Economist, Spotify, Etsy, Lyft and Kickstarter. Looker was ranked 1st among mid-size tech companies for 2017 Bay Area Best Places to Work. The company is headquartered in Santa Cruz, California, with offices in San Francisco, New York, Chicago, Boulder, London and Dublin, Ireland. Investors include CapitalG, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Meritech Capital Partners, Redpoint Ventures, First Round Capital, Sapphire Ventures and Goldman Sachs.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)
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. For more information, visit www.lumentum.com.
Lumentum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability
Position Types:Internship (Paid)

Unlike classroom-based graduate programs, our immersive experiences allow you to apply practical skills in your field of study before you graduate. Not only do you gain professional experience, but you are exposed to relevant networking opportunities that often lead to jobs after graduation. We teach you to view language as a way to connect and facilitate dialogue between different peoples and cultures.
Position Types: Full Time Job
The mission of the non-profit Monterey Bay Aquarium is to inspire conservation of the oceans. We're guided by the principles of creativity, innovation and teamwork, and committed to creating an energetic and rewarding work environment.
Position Types:Part Time Job, Full Time Job, Internship (Unpaid), Volunteer (Non-Profit Only)
Plantronics is a global leader in business and consumer audio communications. For more than 50 years, we’ve been driven by a single obsession to support our customers’ most important needs: experiencing and facilitating simple and clear communications while enjoying distraction-free environments. 
Plantronics people embrace discovery and invention, take risks, and incorporate the things we learn into the things we do. In creating Unified Communications and customer service solutions, software analytics, and Bluetooth headsets, Plantronics delivers high-quality communications solutions that our customers count on today, while relentlessly innovating on behalf of their future.
Position Types: Internship (Paid)
Psynergy is an adult high-end residential facility that provides housing option for individuals who desire a home-like setting coupled with care and supervision. Our atmosphere celebrates hope, promotes personal growth and builds social networks. We have three locations: Morgan Hill, Greenfield, and Sacramento and growing! We believe that together, we can achieve more.The prospect of community integration for individuals experiencing mental distress can be a reality – we offer a New Vision of community life. We are committed to creating innovative options for individuals to move out of locked settings and into successful community living.
Position Types:Part Time Job, Full Time Job
Our California Youth Energy Services (CYES) program, in operation since 2000, is a highly innovative youth employment and empowerment program, addressing climate change by providing valuable no-cost services to thousands of local residents each year. This is accomplished by training and employing local youth in six counties throughout the region and putting them to work providing our Green House Call service to local residents. You could work for us as an Energy Specialist serving residents in your community with our no-cost service, or you could even be a Summer Program Manager who manages a group of young people performing this work!
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)
Ross Stores, Inc.  * 
Ross Stores, Inc. is not just the store your mom brought you to for great deals and designer steals, we are the largest off-price apparel and home fashion chain in the United States. We are a growing company that believes in giving back to our community. Ross is an S&P 500, Fortune 500, NASDAQ100 (ROST) Company, and our CEO Barbara Rentler was ranked number 29 in Fortune's list of Most Powerful Women! We operate over 1,363 Ross Dress for Less stores across 37 states, the District of Columbia, and Guam in addition to over 198 dd’s DISCOUNTS stores in 15 states with more stores opening 3 times a year as we continue our growth. We offer internships, full time, and part time roles. Our internships and full time positions are in leadership within our stores and loss prevention.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)

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. As an Associate Director, you will also have the opportunity to contribute to Sage's curriculum and business development, which includes participation in our service club, and being on the ground floor of our new nonprofit, the Sage Educators Foundation.
Position Types: Full Time Job

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Amusement Park, Boardwalk Bowling Center, Sea and Sand Inn and Carousel Beach Inn and the Cocoanut Grove Banquet and Conference Facility.
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job
City of Santa Cruz. Parks and Recreation Department. Youth & Teen Programing
Position Types: Part Time Job, Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)
Sherwin-Williams is the largest coatings company in North America, and the third largest in the world. With $11 billion in sales, 4,000+ stores, and 90+ manufacturing and technical centers, we proudly serve customers in over 120 countries. Our 45,000+ employees across the globe are diverse, innovative and passionate. With a variety of rewarding and challenging opportunities, Sherwin-Williams is a great place to launch and grow a career.
Position Types: Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)
Target *
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)

Tata Consultancy Services
TCS is a leading global IT services and consulting solutions provider, and a top U.S. recruiter in this sector, with $18+B in annual revenue. It guides a third of the Fortune 500 companies through their Business 4.0 transformation journeys to help them become more intelligent and agile enterprises.                                      Position Type: 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 Type:  Full Time Job
TidalScale, Inc.
Software-Defined Server technology is quickly becoming an essential platform for modern IT organizations and cloud service providers as they migrate resources to the software-defined data center (SDDC) -- the nexus of consequential IT movements including DevOps, composable infrastructure and flexible capacity. With TidalScale providing the ability to right-size servers on the fly, applications finally move to the forefront of the SDDC, with users no longer having to constrain their applications to accommodate the limitations of traditional servers and clusters. TidalScale delivers unprecedented flexibility and efficiency that ultimately reduces the total cost of ownership for enterprise data centers.
Position Type: Part Time Job, Full Time Job, Internship (Paid)
Tradin Organic
Tradin Organic is the global front runner in organic food ingredients, with over 350 employees and 12 offices worldwide. We offer a full-service portfolio, including unique sourcing, sustainability initiatives and distribution & processing capabilities. We offer a wide range of premium quality organic certified ingredients, from fruits, nuts and oils to specialty products such as cocoa, coffee and exotic super foods. We source more than 240 products directly from over 60 origins. To ensure a steady and traceable supply, we continue to add our own worldwide sourcing initiatives and processing operations to our growing global network. Read more on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/tradin-organic-agriculture-b-v-/
Position Type:Full Time Job
Unites States Marine Corps Officer Programs
The Marine Corps offers 18 career fields in which you can become a leader. Some of them are Communications, Logistics, Intelligence, Public Affairs, Military Police, Finance and Computer Science. The Marine Corps is an organization that builds leaders. In each of these fields, you’ll be given the authority and responsibility that most college graduates seek but seldom achieve.
Position Types:Full Time Job
Urban Teachers
Urban Teachers is changing the equation in urban education, offering high-need schools a supply of 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 from a top institution, 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
West Marine
Today, West Marine has over 300 stores in 38 states, Puerto Rico and Canada. The company now carries more than 50,000 products, ranging from the rope that started it all, to the latest in marine electronics. In addition to its retail stores and Port Supply wholesale divisions, the company serves boaters in more than 150 countries worldwide through its mail order and Internet divisions. West Marine relies on outstanding customer service, selection and quality as its anchor. "West Marine's prosperity has been the result of its strong connection to the boating community," 
Position Types:Full Time Job
Western Dental, Inc.
Western Dental is a more than 100-year old company. We began with a single office in Los Angeles and have since grown to be the largest dental practice management company in the West, with over 200 offices. Western Dental & Orthodontics now has offices in California, Arizona and Nevada, and affiliated offices with the name Brident Dental & Orthodontics in Texas.
Position Types:Full Time Job
WSO2 Inc
WSO2 is an open source application development software company focused on providing service-oriented architecture (SOA) solutions for professional developers. WSO2, a global corporation with offices located in USA (Mountain View, CA), UK (London) and Sri Lanka (Colombo). WSO2 projects are free and open source released under Apache License Version 2. It follows open development principles and the architecture and development discussions are carried out through WSO2's public mailing lists.
Position Type: Full Time Job
YMCA of Silicon Valley
The Y is a powerful association of men, women and children of all ages and from all walks of life joined together by a shared passion: to strengthen the foundations of community.
With a commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of social responsibility, the Y ensures that every individual has access to the essentials needed to learn, grow and thrive. Anchored in neighborhoods throughout Silicon Valley, the Y believes that lasting personal and social change can only come about when we all work together to invest in our kids, our health and our community. The Y is, and always will be, dedicated to building healthy, confident, connected and secure children, adults, families and communities. 
Position Type: Part Time Job, Full Time Job


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*Company received positive rating of 90 or above (out of 100) in Corporate Equality Index 2018  (CEI) for LGBTQ+ workplace inclusion. CEI rates Fortune magazine's top 1000 publicly traded businesses AND businesses with 500 or more employees who request participation.