About Our Services

Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College has partnered exclusively with College Central Network® to power its career management platform for its Career Services.

College Central Network is a robust career platform designed to provide job seekers with employment opportunities and career development resources, while providing a pipeline of new talent to business and industry. It features opportunities for part-time jobs, internships, and full-time employment, making the job search experience easier and more productive for you.

The platform also provides a quick, easy way to sign up for career fairs, workshops, résumé reviews, and appointments with Career Services staff. You'll find great job and internship opportunities here, as well as relevant career advice resources, including the award-winning College Central Podcast featuring over 125 quick dives into specific career related topics. Plus, you'll have access to the Job Agent, which automatically matches job opportunities to your unique profile.

To date, over six million jobs have been posted by more than two million employers, who are recruiting candidates through the Network—their one-stop shop for recruiting!

For Students

You must register with CCN to use our services. Registration is quick and simple! Create your user ID using the last six digits of your student ID number. Enter your information and you will be ready to go!

If you have already registered, sign in to begin using our services.

Once registered, you may:

  • Search for jobs posted exclusively to Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College; search the Jobs Central® national job board and the Intern Central® national internship board.
  • Build a résumé with Résumé Builder, or upload a résumé file to Resume Central® so you can apply directly to jobs and/or allow it to be searched by employers (if you so authorize). Your résumé will be reviewed by our office and must be approved before it can be sent to employers or submitted online to posted jobs.
  • Build an online portfolio in Career Portfolio Central® to support your résumé and demonstrate your best work to employers.
  • Review your job search history. Report offers/hires.
  • Receive emails about programs, services and job-related topics.
  • Gain access to announcements, upcoming events, career advice documents, career advice videos, podcasts, and career articles from over 125 authors.
  • Manage your on-campus interview schedules.

Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College's Job Placement Services is housed in Student Services. Our office is located in Building S. Our hours of operation are Monday-Thursday 8am-5pm.

Our Certified Career Coach and friendly staff are ready to help you reach your career goals.

Our FREE career services include:

  • Career Assessments and Exploration
  • Resume creation and reviews
  • Interview techniques and tips
  • Job search and application assistance

Call us at 803-535-1201 or email us at careerservices@octech.edu to schedule an appointment with our Career Coach today!

For Alumni

You must register with CCN to use our services.

If you have already registered, sign in to begin using our services.

Once registered, you may:

  • Search for jobs posted exclusively to Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College; search the Jobs Central® national job board and the Intern Central® national internship board.
  • Build a résumé with Résumé Builder, or upload a résumé file to Resume Central® so you can apply directly to jobs and/or allow it to be searched by employers (if you so authorize). Your résumé will be reviewed by our office and must be approved before it can be sent to employers or submitted online to posted jobs.
  • Build an online portfolio in Career Portfolio Central® to support your résumé and demonstrate your best work to employers.
  • Review your job search history. Report offers/hires.
  • Receive emails about programs, services and job-related topics.
  • Gain access to announcements, upcoming events, career advice documents, career advice videos, podcasts, and career articles from over 125 authors.
  • Manage your on-campus interview schedules.

Our Certified Career Coach and friendly staff are ready to help you reach your career goals.

Our FREE career services include:

  • Career Assessments and Exploration
  • Resume creation and reviews
  • Interview techniques and tips
  • Job search and application assistance

Call us at 803-535-1201 or email us at careerservices@octech.edu to schedule an appointment with our Career Coach today!

For Employers

Our online Employer Services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

You must register your organization with our office prior to accessing these services. Once your registration is reviewed, if it is approved you will receive an email which includes a link to activate your account.

If approved, depending on your access level, you will be able to use some or all of the services listed below:

  • Job Posting
    Post jobs targeted to Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College students, alumni.
  • Résumé Search
    Search résumés of our students, alumni.
  • Portfolio Search
    Search career portfolios that have been prepared by our students, alumni.
  • On-Campus Interviewing
    In addition to posting on our Job Board, you may also post positions that involve on-campus interviews. An interview date will be scheduled after we review and approve your posting. You may then log in to check submissions, candidate status and schedules. On-campus interviews occur during specific times of the year. If you do not know our recruiting schedule, please contact us before posting your job.

Our services include:

  • Job postings and resume referrals
  • Resume database for both students and alumni
  • Onsite interviews and hiring events
  • Career Events

Let us help you find your next candidate!

Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College offers over 80 programs of study and prepare students for their careers in fields such as health care, business, criminal justice and industrial technology.

In addition to providing students the technical skills they need with hands-on training, we also work with them on workplace behaviors and expectations.