Career Opportunities

James Dopman, BHS Career Advisor

Companies and organizations looking to hire or request volunteers, please email James Dopman at the address above. Include in your email the position description, salary (if offered), hours needed, and frequency of work (once or regularly). Please send any flyers in a PDF format. NOTE: Berkeley High School cannot refer students for work inside private homes due to safety concerns.

Community Members! Are you interested in speaking to BHS students about your career path, your career, and the company or organization you work for? Pour plus d'informations, contact James Dopman at the email address above.

STUDENTS: the most updated and recent positions are emailed to you! Make sure you are checking your compte!

Job Search Resources

Work permit information can be found ici

Need help creating a resume?!

1. Gather all the information you will need to create a great resume. Télécharger le BuildingaResume worksheet and complete!

2. Using the models below and this resume example , type up your own!


The Heading of your resume includes your name, address, and contact information. Make sure your email address is appropriate!


Your Education section should include BHS and any community college classes you have taken. Remember to spell out abbreviation (AC is Academic Choice, AHA is Arts and Humanities, and so on). Be sure to include a little about you accomplished while in high school.


Your Experience includes ANYTHING you have done outside of school. Include all paid work, volunteer positions, and any responsibilities you have at home or community.


La Skill & Interests section is where you can mention special aspects about you and what you enjoy doing in your spare time. Make sure to distinguish between conversational fluency (you can get by speaking) in another language vs. literacy (you can read and write in the other language).

Need more help? Want feedback? Make an appointment with Mr. Dopman in the College and Career Center!

Career / Job Resources

  • Glassdoor
  • Craigslist Job Search
  • Work for Good (non-profit jobs and careers)
  • California Career Zone

Jobs, Internships, and Volunteer Opportunities!

Need a summer job? Live in Berkeley?

  • SORRY! YouthWorks application window is now closed – please check back next year! City of Berkeley YouthWorks Job application window is open! YouthWorks places local youth in summer jobs that last up to 7 weeks, for up to 30 heures par semaine, earning $12 per hour, beginning in early July. Youth can work in office administration, gouvernement, tobacco prevention, youth development, et de plus! Plus d'informations, go to the YouthWorks homepage.
  • Camp Counselors Needed!

    Cabin Counselors are needed for an outdoor education program. The program takes place at Exploring New Horizons: Sempervirens Outdoor School. If you are responsible, enthusiastic, energetic, and would enjoy working with 6e niveleuses, please apply for this week of fun and lasting memories! An informational presentation will be held in the College & Career Center at lunch on Jeudi, March 1st, immediately followed by a training workshop during 4th period. . Find application here: Exploring New Horizons Counselor Full App 2017.doc


  • Peet’s Coffee is often hiring and will consider 16, 17, et 18 high school students. Must be willing to commit to training and have flexible hours after school, on weekends, and be able to work over summers. Contact local Peet’s shop to see if there are hiring and for whether they are having “job fair” hours at their location:
    • Downtown Berkeley 2255 Shattuck 510-225-0451
    • South Campus 2501 Telegraph Ave. 510-225-7700
    • Rockridge 3200 College Ave. 510-899-6740
    • North Berkeley Vine & Walnut 2124 Vine St. 510-841-0564
    • North Berkeley Solano 1825 Solano 510-526-9607
    • West Berkeley 1776 4th St. 510-525-3207


  • The Downtown Berkeley YMCA is looking for volunteers âge 16 and older who are interested in gaining experience in early childhood education, youth development, fitness and wellness, and customer service. We offer opportunities that are flexible to meet your schedule, but ask for a minimum of 6 month commitment. Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis. For any questions please contact Chelsea Tuomi, Volunteer Specialist, à Info: Volunteer Opportunities Application: YMCA Application


  • Paid Internship for Seniors New Door offers for 17-24 ans. Berkley high school students and graduates have come to our program and the past and we are planning to expand our services more in Oakland since we currently operate out of the Mission in SF. I’ve attached some flyers that you can print and provide as a resource in your career center but I would be happy to further connect with you over the phone or come to Berkeley High sometime if you would like to meet in person or have me share this info with more of your staff. Here’s a summary of our programs:New Door hires and employs youth ages 17-24 year-round to participate in our part time, paid internship program! We also prepare youth to pass the GED or HISET test for high school equivalently in our education program. Currently, we are based in the Mission in SF but we have plans to expand our services more in the East Bay with a potential site in Oakland in 2018. I’ve attached flyers that you can print out and here is some info about what opportunities we have:JOB OPPORTUNTIES: New Door interns work at either Ashbury Images, our silk screening business; Pedal Revolution, our full service bicycle shop; or one of our local business partners. We have 75+ community partners, local businesses that agree to employ youth from our program. New Door’s current roster of partners represent a diverse array of industries, such as food service and hospitality; office and administrative support for legal and financial services; childcare and after-school programs creative arts and media; and hands-on labor.EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES:New Door offers high school equivalency classes on site and the intake process is the same as the first steps of our internship program outlined above (with the exception of them need work documents). After their interview, they will follow up directly with one of our GED teachers to set up their class schedule. Students in our GED/HSE program are also PAID by a stipend. ​


  • Woman Can Build! Career Fair Vendredi, Octobre 20, 2017 9:00 h à 2 h 23217 Kidder St. Hayward CA. Interested in work in the trades? Consider attending this career fair. Information flyer: Woman Can Build

CIEE Study Abroad opportunities

The priority application deadline is December 1er (this is when we award the majority of our scholarships and when students have the best chance of getting their first choice destination, as the application allows students to select two alternate programs, et students who apply by November 1er will be automatically entered in a drawing to win a free flight).

We offer three types of programs:

1. Language and Culture Programs (4 weeks, 60 hours of instruction, pre- & post-proficiency testing so students can participate in any program/language/destination of choice (1 year of language study required for all French and Spanish programs; 2 years of language study required for “Intensive” programs), most programs are with host families and students have the option to receive four college credits for their language and culture program – read more about it ici

2. Service and Leadership Programs (3 weeks, 45 hours of international community service with certificate, workshops in intercultural communication and leadership skills, and approx. 10 hours of basic language instruction in local languag

3. Global Discovery Programs (3 weeks, approx. 40 hours of subject field work with certificate, approx. 10 hours basic language instruction in local language)

Scholarships are available from 10% (merit only) à 100% (merit + besoin). You can also view an online presentation on the application instructions ici. The scholarship application is within the general online application, and the short essay questions regard reasons/fit for wanting to participate, challenges experienced and expected in the program and strengths you would contribute to the program (culturally, linguistically, socially, leadership skills, communication skills, global perspective, etc). And you learn more about the scholarships and fundraising ici.

Plus d'informations: Merit and Need High School Summer Abroad 2018 Earn College Credit Info,

East Bay Parks

Hiring students to be “interpretive student aides” for Crab Cove over in Alameda. Work outside and with people! Interested, appeler 510-544-3185 or go to Plus d'informations: Crab Cove position

Programmes de formation CARRIÈRE pour SENIORS & BHS Alumni

  1. Career-Finder
  2. Alameda County Workforce Board
  3. The Anchor Program
  4. Aviation Institute of Maintenance
  5. Bread Project
  6. BYA
  7. Carpenters Union 152
  8. Fast Response
  9. Ironworkers Local 378
  10. Nor Cal Laborers
  11. Operating Engineers Local 3
  12. PG&E Power Pathways
  13. Plumbers, Steamfitters, Refrigeration & Pipeline Local 342
  14. Rising Sun Energy Center
  15. Safe Passages
  16. SF Jobcorps
  17. Tradeswomen Inc. à 510-891-1243 ou par courriel à
  18. Year UP Bay Area


Possibilités de bénévolat en cours

  1. Athlète Study Center, J205 de classe @ BHS, Lundi- Jeudi de 3:30- 5:00h, avec Andy Waranoff
  2. BHS Pont Tutorat, Lundi- Vendredi, 3:30- 4:45h dans G108B, H102B, et A104 contact Jessie Luxford
  3. Dockwalker Volunteer: La California State Parks Division of Boating and Waterways (DBW’s) and the California Coastal Commission’s Boating Clean & Green Program, et The Bay Foundation in partnership with the US Coast Guard Auxiliary, la US Power Squadrons, Lake Berryessa Partnership, Save Our Shores and many more organizations will conduct more free Dockwalker trainings this year. To become a volunteer, please contact the program coordinator, Vivian Matuk, à (415) 904-6905 or visit for more details and to view the 2015 Dockwalker Training Schedule.
  4. Dorothy Day House Breakfast, most mornings of the week at Christ Church. contact:
  5. EarthTeam: EarthTeam a une petite, personnel engagé et nous sommes à la recherche de bénévoles pour jouer un rôle clé en nous aidant à fournir active et des expériences de sensibilisation à l'environnement qui inspirent les jeunes East Bay à devenir des intendants de l'environnement et des leaders dans leurs communautés locales. Si vous êtes intéressé à faire du bénévolat, s'il vous plaît envoyez un courriel à – Voir plus de:
  6. Centre d'écologie, Si vous êtes intéressé à faire du bénévolat pour le Centre d'écologie, communiquer avec le coordonnateur des bénévoles au 510-548-2220 x235 ou Ou, arrêter par le Centre d'écologie 11 heures-16 heures, Du mardi au besoins des bénévoles Friday.Our varient. Exemples de travaux bénévoles comprennent les mises à jour de base de données, brochure pliage, entretien bibliothèque, recherche, soutien d'événements, assistance de l'atelier, jardinage à EcoHouse, marché de producteurs mis en place et se décomposent, distribution de matériaux, photographie, et des semences pour la bibliothèque de semence catalogage. Cliquez ici pour accéder au formulaire de demande de bénévolat.
  7. Anglais Langue développement Tutoriels, Classe H308 2 BHS, Lundi- Vendredi de 3:30-5:00h, Mme email. Stewart
  8. Roi Middle School ELL, Roi Middle School de classe S-7, Lundi, Mardi, et le jeudi 3:05- 4:00h, Mercredi de 2:15- 3:15h, Contact Mme. Shammai
  9. Roi Middle School devoirs Lab, Roi Moyen School Library, Lundi, Mardi, & Jeudi de 3:00- 5:00h, Mercredi de 2:15- 4:30h Email M.. Fuites
  10. Longfellow Middle School Après Homework Center école, Longfellow Middle School de classe 23, Lundi- Vendredi de 4:15- 5:30h, Contact Mme. Doreur (510) 883-5258
  11. campagne volontaires: bénévoles acquerront de l'expérience en campagne électorale, opportunités pour des postes de direction, envoyer Caroline Stanton à pour plus d'informations
  12. Oakland Zoo
  13. Le Centre d'apprentissage, Collège & Career Center @ BHS, Lundi- Jeudi 3:30- 6:00h, Vin email Skeels
  14. Rosa Parks MathPower, Mercredi 6:15- 7:30h, Mme email. Reyes
  15. Ateliers Waterside
  16. Willard Mathworks, Willard Middle School de classe 206 le, Mardi de 4:00-5:00h, Octobre- Décembre, Février- Mai, email Jesse Ragent


  1. artisanes, Inc. tient les femmes peuvent construire Career Fair le 21 Octobre, 2016 9:00 Je – 2:00 h, 23217 Rue Kidder., Hayward, CA. Le Salon de l'emploi est une pratique en cas d'événement afin que les femmes peuvent éprouver le type de travail les différents métiers effectuent tels que les travailleurs de tôle, charpentiers, ingénieurs d'exploitation, etc. Chaque table doté par les coordonnateurs et les femmes apprentissage actuellement dans les métiers de la construction. Les femmes peuvent apprendre à faire un point de soudure, construire une trousse d'outils en bois ou en métal, ou l'exploitant d'un simulateur. Plus d'informations sur 510-891-1243. ou par courriel
  2. Les programmes de conservation de la Jeunesse de l'Association des étudiants: Êtes-vous un élève du secondaire qui se passionne pour la conservation? Aimez-vous travailler en tant que partie d'une équipe de faire les choses? Avez-vous aimez juste être à l'extérieur? Joignez-vous à un équipage de SCA et branchez-vous dans le réseau national de SCA de jeunes écologistes - des milliers d'étudiants qui sont aussi passionnés que vous êtes de préserver les espaces naturels, protection de la nature dans les zones urbaines, et de garder la planète verte. SCA propose une gamme de programmes pour les jeunes de 15-19. Postulez en ligne
  3. Perry Outreach Program on Samedi, Octobre 8, 2016 au Université de Californie à San Francisco à San Francisco, CA. Le programme de sensibilisation Perry est un logiciel gratuit, une journée, une expérience pratique à l'école secondaire et les femmes de collège âgés qui sont intéressés à poursuivre une carrière dans la médecine et l'ingénierie. Les étudiants pourront entendre des femmes leaders dans ces domaines et essayer eux-mêmes en effectuant les chirurgies orthopédiques maquettes et biomécanique expériences.Nous cherchons maintenant les candidats à notre San Francisco, Programme CA. Les participants doivent être des femmes dans les classes 10 et avec un intérêt exprimé dans la science, médecine et / ou de l'ingénierie. Nous vous serions très reconnaissants si vous pouviez passer cette information à tous les directeurs d'écoles secondaires, professeurs de sciences du secondaire ou les étudiants de l'école secondaire que vous pouvez connaître. Les candidats doivent être adressées à remplir notre formulaire de demande en ligne à l'avance de la Septembre 8, 2016 date limite d'inscription. Additional information can be found on our website: The application may be accessed directly using the following link: / étudiant-ligne-application / More information and a printable flyer for this event can be found ici.
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  • Upcoming BHS Events

    Water polo: Filles Varsity Tournoi vs TBA,en (Away)
    Commence: 12:00 Je
    Extrémités: Octobre 20, 2018 - 12:00 Je
    Emplacement: Contra Costa College
    Description: Type: nonconference Opponent: TBA
    Friday Music (Courtyard)
    Octobre 19, 2018
    11:20 Je - 12:20 h
    Unity Week (courtyard)
    Octobre 19, 2018
    11:30 Je - 12:20 h
    Dreamer Project (CCC)
    Octobre 19, 2018
    3:30 h - 5:30 h
    Football: JV Game vs Piedmont (Accueil)
    Commence: 4:00 h
    Extrémités: Octobre 19, 2018 - 4:00 h
    Emplacement: Berkeley École secondaire - Veste Stadium
    Description: Type: conference Opponent: Piedmont
    Hockey: Filles JV Jeu vs Université de San Francisco (Away)
    Commence: 4:00 h
    Extrémités: Octobre 19, 2018 - 4:00 h
    Emplacement: University of San Francisco
    Description: Type: nonconference Opponent: University of San Francisco
    Hockey: Filles Varsity jeu vs Université de San Francisco (Away)
    Commence: 5:15 h
    Extrémités: Octobre 19, 2018 - 5:15 h
    Emplacement: University of San Francisco
    Description: Type: nonconference Opponent: University of San Francisco
    Football: Varsity Jeu vs Piémont (Accueil)
    Commence: 7:00 h
    Extrémités: Octobre 19, 2018 - 7:00 h
    Emplacement: Berkeley École secondaire - Veste Stadium
    Description: Type: conference Opponent: Piedmont
    Water polo: Filles Varsity Tournoi vs TBA,en (Away)
    Commence: 12:00 Je
    Extrémités: Octobre 21, 2018 - 12:00 Je
    Emplacement: Contra Costa College
    Description: Type: nonconference Opponent: TBA
    Cross Country: All Levels Invitational vs TBA, Alameda, Berkeley, Encinal, Hayward, San Lorenzo (Away)
    Commence: 8:00 Je
    Extrémités: Octobre 20, 2018 - 8:00 Je
    Emplacement: Mariner Invitational
    Description: Type: conference Opponent: TBA, Alameda, Berkeley, Encinal, Hayward, San Lorenzo
    Northwestern University (pd. 1)
    Octobre 22, 2018
    10:00 Je - 10:40 Je
    CCC D-221
    Ali Dillon from Northwestern
    Claremont McKenna (pd. 3)
    Octobre 22, 2018
    12:30 h - 1:30 h
    CCC D-221