To complete this DB, please follow these steps:
1) Go to http://www.indeed.com/ (Links to an external site.)
Indeed is where a LOT of governmental, quasi-, and nongovernmental organizations post jobs.
2) In the “what” textbox write a type of job that interests you. Examples include but are not limited to:
Community Health Worker
Environmental Health Specialist
Public Health Nurse
3) In the “where” textbox, type LOS ANGELES, CA. Then click “Find jobs.”
4) Explore at least one job in-depth and note the following information:
Agency/organization where job is located
Minimum and/or preferred education/skills/training/qualifications
Once you have visited the Indeed website and completed the steps above, please click on “Reply” below to start a new post for yourself. You will not be able to see your classmates’ posts until you have posted. Your original post should include responses to each of the following prompts:
Describe the job you explored on the Indeed job search website. In your own words (NOT cut-and-pasted from the website), include information such as the job title, agency/organization at which the job is located, minimum and/or preferred education/skills/training/qualifications, salary, etc.
After providing details on the job you found, describe why you found this job interesting.
Let’s pretend you want to prepare to apply for the job you described in bullet #1 (from the Indeed job search website). Describe 3 things you could do this academic year to be better qualified for this job. Pay special attention to the minimum and/or preferred education/skills/training/qualifications described in the job posting, and formulate actual action steps you could take in 2021-2022 to become better qualified for this job. Even if your selected job requires a lot more education or training, there are things you can do right now to help get you closer to that career option!