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Sites With Career Information

General Career Information

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Identifying Careers to Explore

Connecting Majors to Careers

Connecting Interests to Careers

  • Vocational Biographies — Click on Holland Code on the menu bar at the top. In the box next to Holland Search, insert one, two, or all three letters of your Holland Code. Vocational Biographies describes the "Career Success Stories of 1001 Real People." Username: Portland SU and pass code: 3W9N.
  • Interests: Preferences for Work Environments and Outcomes — From O*Net Online.  Filters occupations through your three-letter  interest code.
  • The Career Interests Game — From Career Services at the University of Missouri. Use your Holland Code to identify careers to explore.

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Assessing Your Skills and Interests

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Links to Government Job Classifications

  • Classification Specifications — From the City of Portland. Describes essential duties and minimum qualifications for jobs with the City of Portland.
  • Classification Specifications — From the State of Oregon. Describes duties and responsibilities of a variety of jobs with the state.
  • Job Class Specifications — From Multnomah County. Provides examples of duties; required knowledge, skills, and abilities; and minimum qualifications.
  • Job Specification Information — From Washington County. Desribes essential job duties, qualifications, & experience.
  • Classification Specifications — From Clackamas County. Describes typical tasks & knowledge, skills, & abilities.
  • Class Specifications — From the City of Hillsboro. Describes duties & qualifications.
  • Classification Listing and Salary Schedule — From the City of Beaverton. Lists essential functions & knowledge, skills, and abilities required for jobs.
  • Job Descriptions — From the Multnomah Education Service District.
  • Job Classifications — From Portland Community College. Describes nature and scope of work, principal accountabilities, minimum qualifications, and knowledge, skills, and abilities for Academic ProfessionalClassified, and Management staff.
  • Class Specifications — From Mt. Hood Community College.
  • Sample Position Descriptions for Digital Government Jobs — From DigitalGov. View sample job descriptions for a variety of government jobs, including: Web Development and Accessibility Specialist, Web Analytics Manager, Content Strategist, Health Systems Specialist, Content Coordinator, Visual Information Specialist, Design and Publishing Specialist, Digital Engagement (Multilingual), Public Affairs Specialist, New Media Specialist, Social Media Manager.

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    Miscellaneous

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