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? 欲了解更多信息, contact James Dopman at the email address above.

学生: 最新,最近期的位置,通过电子邮件发送给您,,en,请确保您检查您的帐户student.berkeley.net,,en,工作许可信息,,en,工作和社区服务的机会,,en,快乐的夏天,,en,更新的职位将被张贴明年九月,,en! Make sure you are checking your student.berkeley.net 帐户!

Job Search Resources

Work permit information can be found 这里

Need help creating a resume?!

1. Gather all the information you will need to create a great resume. Download the 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 (交流 is Academic Choice, 果酸 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.


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

  • 玻璃门 HTTPS://www.glassdoor.com/
  • Craigslist Job Search https://sfbay.craigslist.org/search/jjj
  • Work for Good (non-profit jobs and careers) HTTPS://www.workforgood.org/
  • California Career Zone HTTPS://www.cacareerzone.org/

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 周, 为达 30 hours per week, earning $12 per hour, beginning in early July. Youth can work in office administration, government, tobacco prevention, youth development, 多! More information, 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 6 平地机, please apply for this week of fun and lasting memories! An informational presentation will be held in the College & Career Center at lunch on 星期四, 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, 和 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:
    • 伯克利市中心 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
    • MORE INFORMATION ABOUT JOB FAIRS: HTTPS://www.peets.com/about-us/careers/recruiting-events


  • The Downtown Berkeley YMCA is looking for volunteers 年龄 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, 专家志愿者, 在 ctuomi@ymcacba.org. 信息: Volunteer Opportunities 应用: YMCA Application


  • Paid Internship for Seniors New Door offers for 17-24 year olds. 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 星期五, 十月 20, 2017 9:00 上午 2 下午 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 1ST (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, 和 students who apply by November 1ST will be automatically entered in a drawing to win a free flight).

We offer three types of programs:

1. Language and Culture Programs (4 周, 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 这里

2. Service and Leadership Programs (3 周, 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 周, 约. 40 hours of subject field work with certificate, 约. 10 hours basic language instruction in local language)

Scholarships are available from 10% (merit only) 至 100% (merit + 需要). You can also view an online presentation on the application instructions 这里. 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, 等等). And you learn more about the scholarships and fundraising 这里.

More information: 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! 有兴趣, 呼叫 510-544-3185 or go to www.ebparks.org/jobs. More info: Crab Cove position

CAREER Training Programs for 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. 在 510-891-1243 或发送电子邮件 womenintrades@gmail.com
  18. Year UP Bay Area



  1. 运动员学习中心, 教室J205 @ BHS, 周一- 从星期四 3:30- 5:00下午, 联系安迪Waranoff
  2. BHS Bridge Tutoring, 周一- Fridays, 3:30- 4:45pm in G108B, H102B, and A104 contact Jessie Luxford
  3. Dockwalker志愿者: “ 划船和水道加州州立公园科 (DBW的) 和加州海岸委员会的划船清洁 & 绿色计划, 和 海湾基金会 在与合作伙伴 美国海岸警卫队辅助, 该 美国电力中队, 湖Berryessa合作伙伴, 拯救我们的海岸 和许多企业将进行更多的 免费Dockwalker培训 今年. 成为志愿者, 请联系计划协调员, 维维安Matuk, 在 (415) 904-6905 或访问 www.BoatingCleanandGreen.com 有关详细信息,并查看 2015 Dockwalker培训计划.
  4. 多萝西·戴故居早餐, 本周在基督教会最早晨. 联系: dstegman15@aol.com
  5. EarthTeam: EarthTeam has a small, committed staff and we’re seeking volunteers to play a key role in helping us provide active and engaging environmental education experiences that inspire East Bay youth to become environmental stewards and leaders in their local communities. If you’re interested in volunteering, please send an email to info@earthteam.net – See more at: http://www.earthteam.net/volunteer#sthash.ksHWSZhm.dpuf
  6. Ecology Center, If you are interested in volunteering for the Ecology Center, contact the Volunteer Coordinator at 510-548-2220 x235 or volunteer@ecologycenter.org. Or, stop by the Ecology Center between 11am and 4pm, Tuesday through Friday.Our volunteer needs vary. Examples of volunteer jobs include database updates, brochure folding, library maintenance, research, event support, workshop assistance, gardening at EcoHouse, farmers’ market set up and break down, materials distribution, photography, and cataloguing seeds for the seed library. Click here to access the volunteer application form.
  7. English Language Development Tutorials, Classroom H308 2 BHS, 周一- Fridays from 3:30-5:00下午, email Ms. 斯图尔特
  8. King Middle School ELL, King Middle School Classroom S-7, 周一, 星期二, and Thursdays 3:05- 4:00下午, Wednesdays from 2:15- 3:15下午, contact Ms. Hamai
  9. King Middle School Homework Lab, King Middle School Library, 周一, 星期二, & 从星期四 3:00- 5:00下午, Wednesdays from 2:15- 4:30下午 Email Mr. Leaks
  10. Longfellow Middle School After School Homework Center, Longfellow Middle School Classroom 23, 周一- Fridays from 4:15- 5:30下午, contact Ms. Gilder (510) 883-5258
  11. MoveOn.org campaign volunteers: volunteers will gain experience in electoral campaign, opportunities for leadership positions, email Caroline Stanton at caroline@moveon.org for more information
  12. Oakland Zoo
  13. The Learning Center, 学院 & Career Center @ BHS, 星期一- 星期四 3:30- 6:00下午, email Wyn Skeels
  14. Rosa Parks MathPower, Wednesdays 6:15- 7:30下午, email Ms. Reyes
  15. Waterside Workshops
  16. Willard Mathworks, Willard Middle School Classroom 206 pod, Tuesdays from 4:00-5:00下午, 十月- 十二月, 二月- 五月, email Jesse Ragent


  1. Tradeswomen, 公司. is holding WOMEN Can Build Career Fair on October 21st, 2016 9:00 在 – 2:00 下午, 23217 Kidder Street., Hayward, 加利福尼亚. The Career Fair is a hands-on event so women can experience the type of work the different trades perform such as sheet metal workers, carpenters, operating engineers, 等等. Each table to staffed by apprenticeship coordinators and women currently in the construction trades. Women can learn how to do a tack weld, build a wooden or metal tool kit, or operator a simulator. More information at 510-891-1243. or email womenintrades@gmail.com.
  2. The Student Conservation Association Youth Programs: Are you a high school student who is passionate about conservation? Do you like working as part of a team to get things done? Do you just love being outdoors? Join an SCA Crew and plug yourself into SCA’s nationwide network of young conservationists – thousands of students who are as passionate as you are about preserving wildlands, protecting nature in urban areas, and keeping the planet green. SCA offers a range of programs for youth ages 15-19. Apply Online
  3. Perry Outreach Program on 星期六, 十月 8, 2016 University of California San Francisco 在旧金山, 加利福尼亚. The Perry Outreach Program is a free, one-day, hands-on experience for high school and college-aged women who are interested in pursuing careers in medicine and engineering. Students will hear from women leaders in these fields and try it for themselves by performing mock orthopaedic surgeries and biomechanics experiments.We are now seeking applicants for our San Francisco, CA program. Participants should be women in grades 10 and up with an expressed interest in science, medicine and/or engineering. We would very much appreciate if you could pass this information along to any high school principals, high school science teachers or high school students you may know. Applicants should be directed to fill out our online application in advance of the 九月 8, 2016 application deadline. Additional information can be found on our website: www.perryinitiative.org The application may be accessed directly using the following link: HTTP://perryinitiative.org/programs/student-online-application/ More information and a printable flyer for this event can be found 这里.
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    二月 21, 2019
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