Employers – CONNECT2Careers

Hire a young adult

 Invest in San Diego County’s future workforce.

CONNECT2Careers (C2C) connects young adults ages 16–24 to paid job experiences. Every job seeker in the C2C network fills out an extensive application to join, which is then used by the C2C team to thoroughly screen applicants and to refer only qualified candidates to your organization.

By participating in C2C, you are gaining quality, pre-screened candidates at  no cost and providing an invaluable opportunity for our region’s young adults to experience the world of work.

Our C2C team is eager to work with you to help you meet your hiring needs.


  • Customized referral process that is convenient for you
  • Screened  candidates based on employer requirements (e.g. age, experience, education)
  • Reviewed applications and résumés before referring


  • Access the C2C portal to post job openings at no cost for thousands of job seekers to see
  • Promotion of your job opportunities via our social media account
  • Sharing of job opportunities with our network of partners at colleges, universities and other youth employment agencies


  • Participate in C2C job fairs throughout the county at no cost
  • Coordination and support of customized hiring and recruitment events designed to meet your needs
  • I just want to thank CONNECT2Careers for the once in a lifetime chance to work for companies and organizations that truly make a difference in the world. They showed me that truly anything is possible out in the real world. Any dream is achievable with a passion, heart and the will to fight until it is no longer a thought, but reality.

    — Luis E.
  • Working showed me how much I love to help people. There’s no catch. Just dedicate your time.

    — Alicia V.
  • This internship has definitely changed my life; it has expanded my horizons, relationships and goals.

    — Cynthia F.
  • Without your help in getting me working at Buster Biofuels, I have no idea where my career path would be taking me right now.

    — Michael C.

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