Services for Employers

Services for Employers

Lorain County Community College has services to save employers money by helping solve costly staffing and career development problems. Services include:

  • Internships/Co-ops
  • Consultation on hiring decisions- including a broad range of assessments
  • Outplacement services
  • Job retention programs
  • Job coaching
  • Our state-of-the-art online job-posting system, LCCC CareerLink 
  • Career Fairs
  • SkillsMAX, a comprehensive assessment and job-matching system

For more information, please call 800-995-5222. Ext. 4076, e-mail us at careers@lorainccc.edu, or Fax us at 440-366-4676.

Benefits of Hiring Students

The Work-Based Learning options are designed to be a win-win
for the employer and the student/employee. The benefits
to you as an employer are:

  • Cost-effective recruitment. 
  • Lower turnover costs after converting to full-time employment.
  • New hires of high quality with current technical skills.
  • Enhances your relationship with LCCC in making the college curriculum more closely related to your needs and those of the community.
  • Good-will ambassadors: Co-op and interns often act as company representatives. 
  • A tailor-made workforce that fits your needs.

LCCC CareerLink: FREE Online Job Board for Employers Looking for Qualified Candidates

Through CareerLink, successful job candidates in the system who fit your requirements can access the system 24 hours a day, seven days a week to check for openings for which they qualify.

Resume Matching Service
When job candidates find they are qualified for an opening that you have listed, they will apply according to your job posting contact instructions. You can then pre-select and schedule interviews with candidates you think may "fit."  We can also search our resume database and email potential candidates to you.

How to List Full- and Part-Time Employment Openings
Use LCCC CareerLink to post employment opportunities and search for applicants.  You will receive resumes from qualified candidates. 

How to register on CareerLink

On-Campus Recruiting

Employers may schedule on campus recruiting sessions. It is a one-stop opportunity to meet numbers of qualified candidates. Career Services will be happy to facilitate the arrangements for you.

Annual Career Fairs

Our Allied Health Fair and Career Expo are held on campus each spring, providing employers the opportunity to meet and speak with many qualified LCCC and University Partner students, alumni and community members. Job seekers, in turn, have a chance to learn about your organization and polish their networking skills. This is designed to be a win-win for employers and job candidates alike. A nominal fee is required of participating employers. Contact us at 800-995-5222 ext. 4076 today to reserve your spot.

Corporate Career Development Services

LCCC now offers a range of career and employment services unique in the area. Our career development specialists are available to meet your employees career development needs. We can design and deliver services:

Hiring Consultation
Sound hiring decisions can result in huge savings for you. Employment and Career Services' pre-employment consultation services, including a broad range of tests or assessments appropriate to the situation can be of great help. And so is Career Net's job matching system.

Job Retention
If employees are having problems on the job, our job retention services can diagnose the problem and work with the employee, resulting in improved performance and a better fit between workers and work- and work environment.

Job Coaching
Job coaching can help develop employees' strengths and foster their growth and value to the organization.

Outplacement Services
These services help the transitioning employee develop "self-marketing" tools such as: job search planning, resume construction, interview preparation, and career decision-making.

LCCC Corporate Career Development services can be available to you on an as-needed basis, saving costly overhead. Contact us at 800-995-5222 x4076 to discuss how these services could enhance your efforts.

SkillsMAX

The SkillsMAX program, developed by Enterprise Ohio, is an outstanding package of job profiling, employee assessment and training tools that can help you the hire the right person for the job. LCCC is the only one of 10 campuses in the state that offers this outstanding program.

The process starts with a work profile, which identifies the knowledge, skills and abilities needed for the job. Applicants are then tested in the specific performance criteria. If you like, applicants can even be given personality assessments to ensure that the candidate's preferences and motivations are consistent with the demands of the position.

See how Lorain County Community College can be an important extension of your business. For more information about LCCC corporate services, e-mail ccos@lorainccc.edu. Or call 800-995-5222 extension 4087, or 440-366-4087.

Announcements

Let us steel you away for $90K

The Steelworker for the Future® craft training degree program empowers you in two ways: It pays you to earn a degree, and it makes you employable upon graduation. Attend an information to learn more.  www.lorainccc.edu/steel.

Earn College Credit For Work and Life Experience

Attend an information session for Prior Learning Assessment and find out about the methods used to help you earn college credit for what you have learned through work and life experiences.
 
Click here to learn more and register.

MyUniversity

Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Learn more at www.lorainccc.edu/myuniversity.

MyTuition Guarantee

LCCC students now have the opportunity to participate in the MyTuition Guarantee. This new program holds tuition and fee rates for students registering in fall 2014 and spring 2015 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes first.
  
Click here to learn more and to complete the Completion Pledge. 

Lorain County WIN

LCCC and the JVS have launched Lorain County WIN (Workforce Innovation Network), a new partnership providing workforce training to Lorain County. Learn more at www.loraincountywins.com.