Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture

Student and Alumni Employment

Keep up-to-date and informed about employment opportunities in a variety of areas, including on campus. Many of our learn-by-doing majors hire students to assist technicians in laboratories, faculty members with teaching and/or research activities, and department staff with department office business. Students can inquire in their major's departmental office to see if their program hires student assistants and what types they hire. 

If you are a business or agency that is offering part or full-time employment and would like to post an opening on this page, please email Dan Lee with the job description, required qualifications and experience, application information and deadline, and a contact email and phone number. Employers also can register to post job and internship opportunities on Handshake, the Cal Poly Pomona Career Center's jobs board.

Here are our current listings as of 5/20/19

South Temecula Veterinary Hospital 

South Temecula Veterinary Hospital is looking for people who are passionate about quality pet care to join our team. We are a continuously growing four doctor practice located in Temecula and are proud to offer high-quality medical care to our beloved patients. The RVTs/Veterinary Assistants are responsible for coordinating and implementing the care of our patients, so it is important that he or she represents and administer the care and concern we feel for our patients and clients. He or she must be attentive to detail, personable, professional, and have a desire to learn.

Our RVTs/Veterinary Assistants are responsible for taking accurate patient histories, communicating effectively and professionally with our clients, doctors, and staff, administering care according to doctor's recommendations, assisting in surgery and patient recovery, and many more critical tasks. We are constantly updating our practices to the best benefit of our patients and clients, and the ideal candidate would be oriented to this goal. Our RVTs/Veterinary Assistants are directly responsible for ensuring all medical aspects of the facility are safe and well-maintained, so a strong work ethic is required. Our hospital has digital x-ray, digital dental x-ray, ultrasound, full in house laboratory, cold laser, and offers acupuncture services. We strive to practice to the highest medical standards and the best benefit of our patients and clients.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about quality veterinary medical care and possess experience in the veterinary field. RVT license or Veterinary Assistant experience is required. Computer proficiency is a must; Avimark experience is a plus. Professionalism and confidence in communication, both verbal and written, are essential.

South Temecula Veterinary Hospital is open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m-.8 p.m., and Saturday-Sunday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., so flexibility in shifts and dates is essential.

Contact: Laura Lynn

Part-Time Registered Dietitian (Spanish-speaking ability required)

NutritionMasters LLC is looking for registered dietitians to work four to 24 hours per week in various locations in Los Angeles and Orange counties. Spanish-speaking ability required. For more information, contact Jennifer Nelson at nutritionm@sbcglobal.net or (310) 497-5116.

NutritionMasters LLC, Los Angeles, El Monte, Commerce, Calif.

NutritionMasters has part-time and full-time job opportunities for registered dietitians who can communicate in Spanish. These are ideal for someone who wants to pursue their certified diabetes educator credentials. Employees will provide medical nutrition therapy primarily for prenatal high-risk, including gestational diabetes, but also for other diagnoses, including Type 2 diabetes.

Contact: Jennifer Nelson at nutritionm@sbcglobal.net or 310-497-5116.  

Food Service Worker (Per-Diem), San Antonio Regional Hospital, Upland, Calif. 

Job Description: Employee performs essential job functions of the nutrition services department, to include the following, as well as additional responsibilities as assigned:  Ambassador Service procedures & dish room activities to provide all aspects of food service for patients.  Wash pots, pans, dishes, and utensils while meeting all sanitation standards. Disposes trash and refuse, and sanitizes containers properly as assigned.  Serve a variety of food items to patients, employees and guests.  Maintains sanitation of work area, and performs other related duties as required.

Job Qualifications: Employee must demonstrate age-specific competency regarding food preparation and service. Current San Bernardino County Food Worker’s Certificate or food safety training certificate from an ANSI-accredited program or ServSafe required.

More info or to Apply: https://www.sarh.org/careers/search_and_apply/results/?keywords=nutrition  

Other Employment Sites

Many administrative offices on campus also hire students in a variety of capacities. Students have succeeded in balancing work on campus with their classes and found academic success. All these positions are advertised through the Career Center but can only be seen by current students. 

Students can check the link below to Handshake, the Cal Poly Pomona Career Center's new posting board. It includes both external and on-campus job opportunities and internships. Alumni will have access to Handshake for up to one year after graduating. Also, check out the banner photo above for the 2019 Final Hiring Fair. 

Employers also can register on Handshake to post their job and internship openings.

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