At Southwest Georgia Technical College we believe that you are here because of your drive to gain the skills necessary to prepare for a career in today’s fastest growing occupations. The Career Placement and Development office has a full-time director who is dedicated to helping students, recent graduates, and alumni find employment in their chosen fields.
We can help you prepare for and conduct your job search. Although your success depends to a great extent on your academic history, your work ethics, and your involvement in the job search process, we can assure you that we will prepare you for the job search by:
- Assisting in resume preparation or resume review
- Conducting mock interviews
- Sharing ideas on how to dress to impress a potential employer
- Providing help in career/ job-market research
- Marketing your skills to potential employers
- Generating job leads
It is the goal of SWGTC and the Director of Career Placement and Development to help students realize a high degree of personal and professional development and successful employment.
Southwest Georgia Technical College is proud of its 100% Graduate Placement Rate for Fiscal Year 2011 (July 1, 2010 to June 31, 2011) and In-Field Job Placement Rate of 97%, a score that landed us the 2nd highest job placement rate out of the 25 technical colleges in the State of Georgia!
Please call to make an appointment with Dr. Jeanine Long if you need a job, or a well-trained, qualified employee. There is no charge for any of the services provided. Appointments are recommended, but walk-ins are welcome as time permits.
Employers: We appreciate your interest in our students and graduates. We will do everything possible to help you develop a positive relationship with Southwest Georgia Technical College. Would you like to post a job? Would you like to a part of our annual job fair each spring?
Dr. Jeanine Long