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CAREER CENTER

CAREER CENTER
ROOM P-5
 
"YOUR CAREER PATH CHARTS YOUR COLLEGE MAP"
The Career Center provides numerous resources and opportunities to discover career options and develop professional skills via higher education and apprenticeship.
 
Visit the career center for the following information:
          • career inventory
          • CTE/ROP classes (trade skills)
          • work permit application
          • career presentations/career fairs
          • career discovery field trips
            • military recruitment
            • ASVAB sign-ups
          • college presentations
          • college field trips
          • college application workshops
          • college financial aid workshops
              • scholarships information
              • volunteer information
              • and more...
 
careeronestop
7th grade: career search
 
mynextmove8th grade: career search
 
 
californiacollegesHigh school: career & college search
(PUSD username & password required)
 
 
 
FAED POPULAR CAREER INTERESTS
Here are some popular career interests based on Fremont student surveys:
 
Career CA Average Annual Salary (2023)* CA Salary Range (2023)* common/ popular degree
Accountants $67,000 $22K-1107K BS, MS
Auto Mechanics $65,000 $53K-85K AS
Avionics Technicians $45K $45K-61K AS
Barber $37,000 $23K-52K certif; apprenticeship
Business - General Manager $71,000 $46K-113K BS
Contractor/ Construction Manager $112,000 $87K-1158K BS
Cosmetologist $27,000 $16K-60K certif
       
       
Electrician $72,000 $38K-124K AS, BS
Engineer - Aerospace  $113,000 $95K-165K BS
Engineer - architect $151,000 $123K-194K BS
Engineer - biomedical $99,000 $61K-132K BS
Engineer - mechanical $120,000 $90K-144K BS
Engineer - robotics $154,000 $122K-190K BS
Engineer - software developer $127,000 $102K-170K BS
Flight Attendant $55,000 $43K-139K HSD; job training
Graphic Designer $62,000 $42K-89K BS
Lawyer $86K $59K-190K JD
Music Manager $91,000 $67K-171K BS
Nurse -Registered $99,000 $78K-145K AS/ADN; BSN
Physician - Family Medicine $195,000 $75K-238K MD
Physician - orthopedic surgeon $174,000 $150K-200+K MD
Physician - Pediatrics $200,000 $169K-237K MD
Physicist $162K $124K-209K PhD
Pilot - commercial $87,000 $63K-172K certif., AS
Radiology Technician $107,000 $83K-138K AS, BS
Real Estate Broker $100,000 $46K-121K BS
Realtor $92,000 $75K-125K certif.
Sonographer $108,000 $69K-159K AS, BS
Teacher - high school $71K $62K-86K BS
Veterinarian $150K $110K-225K DVM
Welder $48,000 $44K-51K certif
*Information from www.talent.com
 
 
CAREER EXPLORATION & VOLUNTEER SERVICES:
High school is the best time to explore different career options which may help build work experience, affirm career choices, or inspire new ones.  Colleges value volunteer and work experience as it speaks volumes about your character and passion.
volunteer form
 
 
Click on the title above to learn more about volunteer opportunities, awards, and grants.
 
Seal of Service
 
 
FAED POPULAR CAREER/VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:
Don't forget to visit the Career Center Google Classroom for the most recent opportunities.
CAREERS:   OPPORTUNITIES: Availability
Arts & Media Design Graphics Design Course @ Fremont Academy
school year
Acting/Film & Media Chino Community Children's Theater / Master Classes year-round
Automotive Course: Automotive 101-104; 201 CTEC @ Fairplex - summer application available
Business ULV REACH Summer Business Program (application past due) application in Feb.
Business Paid work at any BBB-certified businesses year-round
Civic CITY OF POMONA: volunteer and become a student ambassador for the City. Click on the title and go to page 7 for contact information. summer available
Cosmetology Course: Cosmetology @ San Antonio ROP year-round
Counseling PUSD Mental Health & Family Resouce Center: email [email protected] to request volunteer information. year-round
Counseling
HOUSE OF RUTH: assisting families of domestic violence 
year-round
Counseling
Pomona Hope: youth activities
year-round
Culinary
Paid work at any BBB-certified businesses
 
Education Student Aide @ nearby elementary schools summer only
Education Fremont Academy - Peer Tutor Program (see Ms. Nguyen) year-round
Education Pomona Hope: youth activities year-round
Education
POMONA PUBLIC LIBRARY: tutoring & activities with youth groups
year-round
Education
YMCA: volunteers for kids' programs
year-round
Engineering CPP PLTW HS student intern summer only
Fashion Industry Paid work at any BBB-certified businesses  
Law Pomona Teen Court  
Law  Pomona Police Explorer Program year-round
Fire Academy Pomona Fire Explorer Program - Post 15 year-round
Medicine/ Health Care
application avail. in April
Medicine/ Health Care
KAISER PERMANENTE: volunteering contact info
 
 
Medicine/ Health Care Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center - Student Volunteer application avail. in May
Medicine/ Health Care Western Univ - Pomona Health Ladder school year
Nutrition Urban Farming CTEC @ Fairplex school year
Physical Therapy Casa Colina Hospital & Center for Healthcare application avail. in April
Police Police Explorer yr-round
Politics Congresswoman Norma Torres - Youth Advisory Committee application deadline: 5/23
Social Services
GOD'S PANTRY: weekend distribution of goods to needy families @ SEEO
year-round
Veterinary Chino Hills Animal Hospital & Pet Resort year-round
Veterinary INLAND VALLEY HUMANE SOCIETY & SPCA year-round
Welding course: Welding CTEC @ Fairplex application avail. now
Work  Paid work at any BBB-certified businesses  
 
Congratulations on your job offer!
Your employer will ask you for a photo ID and a work permit:
 
1.  Which photo ID is valid?
  • You can use your CA ID, CA Driver's License, or current school ID card.
  • You can obtain a printout of your Student Profile with your picture in the Main Office.
2.  How to apply for a Work Permit:
linkChild Labor Law
work permit example
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
INSTRUCTIONS:
1.   Pick up an application in the Career Center OR download the Work Permit application.
2.   Complete the top 4 sections; all 3 signatures are required.  [see sample picture above].
3.   Email the completed form to ropcte.pusd.org
      Allow 1-2 days for processing.  staff will email you the work permit form. 
       Sign it using Kami and email it to the sender.   The final work permit will be emailed to you. 
4.   Submit the work permit to your employer.
 
3. Earn Work Experience Credits:
If you are working, you can earn up to 10 high school credits.  These credits can be used to satisfy your "Vocational Ed" or "Electives" graduation requirements.  Need the credits? Sign up for the WORK EXPERIENCE CLASS with your counselor.