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Job/Internship Databases

Through PIOlink, you can search and apply for job and volunteer positions, internships targeted to Lewis & Clark students, create resumes and cover letters, and register for workshops and events. PIOlink serves as a portal to all information in the Center for Career & Community Engagement.

Nationwide Internship Consortium (NIC)
Lewis & Clark College is a member of NIC (a consortium of 17 selective institutions across the country) and shares internship information through a common database.

CEI Internships
This is designed to be the most comprehensive source of internship information on the web. The site provides full, up to date information on over 2,800 organizations offering internships and summer jobs for students. Please note that this series is hosted by Watzek Library.  When you click the link above you will be asked to enter your Lewis & Clark username and password.
Comprehensive resource for nonprofit industry. This is great for careers in nonprofit.

Jobs aimed at recent college graduates in Portland and Seattle.
Indeed is an aggregate search engine meaning that it searches job sites, newspapers, associations and company career pages.
Simply Hired is an aggregate search engine that searches job boards, company sites and around the web.

Campus Access
This directory contains an extensive list of internship programs that offer students and graduates an opportunity to gain practical experience, explore potential careers and enrich their lives.

Careers For Good provides opportunities from the best organizations in the nonprofit human services sector.

Government Jobs
Founded in 1997, lists open positions at the state and local government levels. Today, has one of the largest job boards focused exclusively on state and local government positions.

Nonprofit Career Network
Nonprofit Career Network was created to fill the needs of the nonprofit sector.

The Social Service Job Site
Social service jobs and internships throughout the U.S.
Find great jobs in Oregon, where many current local opportunities are posted. Hint: In the top, left corner there is a link to Browse Our Employer Directory. This is a great place to do research on particular organizations you might be interested in.
Job listings with federal government. This info-rich sit includes an online tool for creating your federal resume. Hint: Look for jobs in the GS5-GS7 pay scale range — they are most appropriate for recent grads.

CNRG (pronounced “synergy”)
Join this listserv to keep updated on Portland-area non-profit organizations, with information about job/internship postings, volunteer opportunities, events, conferences, and workshops.
Find great opportunities in higher education — Search by interest area or geographic location.
The career hub for technology jobs.
Find job opportunities, get career advice and more!

Science Jobs
Science and technology job listings.

The Nucleus
esources for Physics and Astronomy undergraduates.

International Search Resources

Going Global

Your resource for finding a job, internship, or volunteer opportunity abroad! Check out their handy country guides, US city guides, and H-1B visa information. Be sure to create a personal account so you can access this information off campus.

A social enterprise bringing efficiency to international development through business information and recruiting services. Members find development projects, business and career advice, jobs and professional connections.

Foreign Policy Association
A non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring the American public to learn more about the world. 

The largest coalition of U.S.-based international nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) focused on the world’s poor and most vulnerable people.

International Volunteer Programs Association
The International Volunteer Programs Association (IVPA) is an association of non-governmental organizations involved in international volunteer work and internship exchanges. IVPA is an association of volunteer sending organizations but does not organize or run its own volunteer programs.

The OneWorld U.S. edition seeks to provide balanced and accurate coverage, identify sources, and provide access to original documents, through links to partner websites. Through links to, U.S. readers can easily access in-depth information organized into guides on topics and countries.

NGO Monitor
NGO Monitor, as outlined in the mission statement, aims to generate and distribute critical analysis and reports on the output of the international NGO community for the benefit of government policy makers, journalists, philanthropic organizations and the general public.

Transitions Abroad
Transitions Abroad magazine has been the only publication dedicated to work, study, living, and cultural immersion travel abroad. Its purpose is the dissemination of practical information leading to a greater understanding of other cultures through direct participation in the daily life of the host community.

Volunteer Abroad is committed to providing the most comprehensive international education and alternative travel databases. utilizes data driven programming to provide the most up-to-date and accurate information.

Initiated in 2000 by a handful of international NGOs and prominent visionaries, WANGO has quickly become one of the premier international bodies for non-governmental organizations that are committed to the ideals of universal peace, justice, and well being for all humanity.

International Jobs
A comprehensive source of international careers for professionals including international development jobs.

Monster International Zone for around the world. 

Work Gateways
Information about different types of employment, getting a work visa, opening a UK bank account, etc.

Career Jet UK
Employment search engine of positions in the UK.

General Job/Internship Search Resources

Public Service Employees Network
Information on how to break into the public sector.

Job Hunt 
Free job search information, expert advice and links to employer and job search resources.