Career Services

Explore to Soar!

Ready to graduate? Looking at the next step? Eastern's Career Services office can help.

Eastern鈥檚 Career Center is open, both virtually and in-person, to help you soar and reach your career goals.听 Our career counselor will help you research your interests, find your passion, and use your skills to land your dream job.

Upcoming Mini-Course Schedule

Free courses to help you succeed professionally!

Spring 2024 Schedule:

  • Tuesday, January 30, 2024 | 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. | Job Search Strategies, Plus Free Handshake Activation|
    Presented by Dixie Heavener, Career Counselor | Room 111 at Eastern's Main Campus and over Zoom .
  • Wednesday, February 7, 2024 | 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. | Academic Success Strategies: Studying & Memorization听|
    Presented by Curtis Hakala, Online Academic Advisor/English Faculty | Over Zoom
  • Tuesday, February 13, 2024 | 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. | 2nd Annual Dress for Success FASHION SHOW听|
    Presented by Dixie Heavener, Career Counselor | Room 111 at Eastern's Main Campus.
  • Tuesday, February 20, 2024 | 12 p.m. | Pendleton Community Bank Presents - Personal Finance Series: Basics of Checking & Savings Accounts | Presenter: Casey Goldizen, PCB Financial Center Manager | Room 111 at Eastern's Main Campus and over Zoom .
  • Wednesday, March 6, 2024 | 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. | Academic Success Strategies: Computer Literacy & Cyber Hygiene | Presented by Jonathan Williams, Cyber Security Program Coordinator/IT Faculty | Room 111 at Eastern's Main Campus and over Zoom
  • Tuesday, March 26, 2024 | 12 p.m. | Pendleton Community Bank Presents - Personal Finance Series: Basics of Loans | Presenter: Casey Goldizen, PCB Financial Center Manager | Room 111 at Eastern's Main Campus and over Zoom .
  • Tuesday, April 23, 2024 | 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. | Career Carnival | Come to Eastern's main campus in Moorefield for an afternoon of career and major-themed fun and games, plus meet and network with employers! | RSVP to claim your FREE ticket by April 9 at

All Are Welcome to Attend!

Career Services Photos

Woman teaching students
Career counselor and student working
Career counselor and student working

Request Career Services

Eastern's Career Services Center is open for walk-ins and scheduled appointments in Room 111.

Complete the form to schedule an appointment (either in-person or virtually) to:

  • Learn about Job Opportunities and Internships
  • Explore Majors/Careers and Find Your Job Path
  • Discover Upcoming Events (i.e. monthly virtual/in-person workshops, career/job fairs)
  • Receive Individualized/Group Career Counseling
  • Develop/Refine Your Cover Letter and Resume
  • Book a Mock Interview (Practice and work through the nerves before an important job interview.)

Free e-秀色直播 for Planning and Goal-Setting Guidance

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Pathways to the Future

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College Foundation of 秀色直播(CFWV)

West Virginia鈥檚 designated career planning and information system.听 Explore careers, plan your education, search for financial aid, polish your interview skills, and get help finding jobs in your area.


Occupational Outlook Handbook

What do you want to do for a living?听 Detailed occupational profiles provide information about typical education, pay, what workers do, and the outlook for the occupation in the future, and more.


O*Net

The O*Net Program is the nation鈥檚 primary source of occupational information.听 Find occupational-specific descriptors on almost 1,000 occupations covering the entire U.S. economy.


My Next Move

My Next Move is an interactive site that allows you to search careers with key words, browse careers by industry, and take a quick interest profiler to help you discover your interests and how they relate to the world of work.


CareerOneStop

This career, training, and job search website is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.听 The best career choices are ones that match your values.听 Get started on this site with the .


Salary Calculator

The all-important question, 鈥淲hat am I going to get paid?鈥澨 Find the average salary for your dream job.


USAJOBS:

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Workforce West Virginia:

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Contact

Dixie M. Heavener, MBA

Title III Project Director and Career Counselor

Email: dixie.heavener@easternwv.edu

Phone: 304-434-8000 ext. 9239