Career Placement

Career Placement

Luna Community College Career Placement Resources

Career Advisement

The Student Success Center at Luna Community College has been a one-stop shop for students seeking employment.  They use many resources to help students find a career, and now they are available online.  See our resources below. For additional assistance, please contact the Student Success Center at 1-800-588-7232, ext. 2022, or e-mail them at advising@luna.edu.

Applying for a Job - Here are some basics you will need to have when starting the job search.

  • How To's:
    • How to create a Résumé using a Microsoft Word Template (video | pdf)
    • How to create a Cover Letter using a Microsoft Word Template (video | pdf)
    • Interviewing skills (video | pdf)
  • What To's:
    • What you should put on a Résumé (video | pdf)
    • What you should put on a Cover Letter (video | pdf)
  • Other Resources:
    • FreeResumeExamples.net <- free examples of résumés & cover letters, along with instructional videos on résumé writing, cover letters, and interview techniques.

Job Search - Some websites for finding local, state, and national jobs.

Professional Associations - Becoming a member of a professional organization often gives you an advantage when seeking employment. Here are some professional organizations our graduates may choose to join.

American Nursing Association
American Dental Assistants Association
Nat'l Assoc. for the Education of Young Children

International Association of Culinary Professionals
American Culinary Federation
Women in Film - New Mexico
Independent Filmmaker Project

For current information about NM occupational outlooks, wage surveys, labor market reviews, and more; please visit the NM Department of Workforce Solutions Website.

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