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Gain Experience

Real-world experience, is a key part of determining your interests, values, and skills outside of the classroom. Through experiential learning such as volunteering, internships, and jobs you can try the various work environments within your projected career field.

Two Types of Student Jobs

We offer a variety of jobs within PPCC and work with employers who are interested in providing jobs. There are two types of jobs, those that anyone can apply for through Career Connections, or Student Employment positions which are available to students granted Work-Study funds through Financial Aid. You can browse both types below.


There are a number of Student Employment jobs at PPCC!

View and apply for positions through Purple Briefcase.

Be sure to have your work-study award letter available to upload on the site, as well as your work-study contract, if applicable.

Create your Purple Briefcase Account to start applying for positions! New positions are being added daily!



Jobs & Internships (External)

Career Connection is PPCC's registration system linking PPCC students and alumni directly with employers. In Career Connection, you can search for part-time and full-time job opportunities, as well as internships.

  1. Select "Register for a New Account."
  2. Choose your own user name and use "aardvark" for the password.
  3. You will receive an email within 24 hours with further instructions.

Browse Career Connection

Individual Assistance

Meet with a Career Advisor to discuss your job search. Together we will discuss tools that will be most effective for your needs.