Creative Careers Expo

Creative Careers Expo

Join us for our inaugural Creative Career Expo helping San Diego’s diverse population of high school youth and young adults to build awareness, essential skills and opportunities for them within the many creative industries that are crucial to the 21st Century.


Saturday, March 14, 2015
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

For the Expo schedule click here.

For the schedule of workshops and descriptions click here.

Meet reps from the following industries:
• Advertising
• Architecture
• Crafts
• Design
• Fashion
• Film
• Video and Photography
• Software
• Computer Games & Electronic Publishing
• Music, Visual, Performing Arts
• Publishing & Television
• Radio

FREE for all ages.

at: Jacobs Center “Celebration Hall” (404 Euclid Ave, San Diego, California 92114)

Booth opportunities also available. Reserve your booth here:

INFO: / 619-230-1938 x 101 / Download Event Flyer here.

Presented by: Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation & San Diego Latino Film Festival

Now Hiring! Walgreens is Coming to the Neighborhood!

Screen ShotJoin Walgreens and find yourself at a place where innovation thrives and incredible career and growth opportunities await. Walgreens offers a chance to work in a truly supportive environment and be part of a progressive organization dedicated to the well-being of our customers, employees, and the communities we all call home.

Walgreens’ new store is opening soon at the Northwest corner of Market St. & Euclid Ave. Qualified Diamond Neighborhood residents are highly encouraged to apply!

Interested applicants must complete the following steps:

STEP 1: Register for an online account on Walgreens’ Jobs website: (link is case sensitive). You can apply on your own computer or visit the employment kiosk at any store location. So that your application is forwarded to the appropriate hiring Manager, be sure to indicate the National City location at 885 Euclid Ave., National City, CA 91950

Available positions include:

  • Customer Service Associate
  • Photo Specialist
  • Cosmetics
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Shift Lead

A separate application is needed for each position.

STEP 2: Take an in-store assessment at any Walgreens location. Ask to use the employment kiosk. If selected, a Walgreens representative will contact you for an interview.

Please complete the first two steps of this process by January 23. For more information visit Walgreens’ career website:

Need Help Preparing for Your Interview?
The South Metro Career Center is hosting interviewing technique workshops!

Thurs., Jan. 22 & Fri., Jan 23
9:30 – 11:30 am
4389 Imperial Ave.,
San Diego, CA 92113

Walgreens is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in their hiring or employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, or any other characteristic protected by State or Federal law.

Rita’s in Market Creek Plaza Now Hiring


Now Hiring for Treat Team Members and Shift Leaders

Diamond residents are encouraged to apply! These are part-time positions. Interested applicants who want an interview on the day of the event must apply online prior to attending. (Treat Team) (Shift Leader)

Bring your resume and dress to interview!

Friday, January 16, 3pm – 5pm
Joe & Vi Jacobs Center, Community Room
404 Euclid Avenue, San Diego, CA 92114

To be interviewed during this event, you must apply online prior to attending.  For more information and the online application, visit the career section of their website or email Kristian at

For more information visit the Career section of our website at


Now Hiring for a Store Manager at Rita’s


Our New Store is Opening at the End of January and We are Excited to be Part of the Neighborhood!

Diamond residents are encouraged to apply! This is a full-time position. Interested applicants can apply online at or visit our information table in front of our new store at Market Creek Plaza, Suite 402, 310 Euclid Ave., San Diego, CA 92114:

  • Thursday, December 18: 1pm – 3pm
  • Saturday, December 20: 10am – noon

Hiring soon for part-time Shift Leader(s) and Treat Team Members. For more information email:

New Job and Internship Opportunities at Accion

503Interested in working for a dynamic and growing non-profit microfinance organization? Accion is looking for some passionate individuals to join our team in San Diego. We just posted the following job and internship opportunities. Spread the word!

Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in joining the Accion team in San Diego. These are the current openings we have:

Internship Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in interning with Accion. We are currently recruiting interns for the following positions:


Accion San Diego is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Us : Accion San Diego is a nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering entrepreneurs through providing business support and loans from $300 to $35,000.

Accion San Diego
404 Euclid Avenue, Suite #271
San Diego, California 92114
T: (619)795-7250 | F: (619) 795-7260

Temporary Staff Accountant Position Opportunity

Market Creek Events & Venues (MCEV) is looking to hire a temporary Staff Accountant to join their team. The selected candidate must efficiently track the revenues and costs of MCEV operations, process payroll, prepare financial statements, and perform related duties. It is anticipated that this will be a six (6) month position, which will allow sufficient time for the assessment of future accounting needs. Due to the urgency of the workload, MCEV hopes to fill this position as soon as possible; there is an application period for all applicants of 5 working days from the date of this email announcement.

Applications are available at the Jacobs Center, 404 Euclid Avenue, 3rd floor, San Diego, CA.

Market Creek Events & Venues Staff Accountant Job Description
Application deadline is June 18.
Download Job Description

Starbucks Job Fair

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Jobs for USA

Hiring Fair

Please go online and fill out an application for employment at
prior to attending this event.

Market Creek Plaza (behind the Coldstone in the World Court area of the Jacob’s Center)
404 Euclid Avenue, San Diego

Starbucks and St. Vincent De Paul welcomes any gently used business attire and clothing items that you would like to donate to assist individuals in their efforts to return to the work force.

Training for Green Building Construction

The Center for Employment Training has “Green Jobs Innovation Funds” available for training dislocated workers/low-income adults.

Attached is more information about no-cost training (for those who qualify) for Green Building Construction/Solar Panel Training Certifications.

Center for Employment Training
4153 Market St. Suite C
San Diego CA 92102

  • Green Building Construction / Solar Panel Training Certifications
  • No cost training (if qualified)
  • Veterans encouraged to apply
  • Financial aid available

Participants must meet WIA federal poverty guidelines
Eligibility and Assessment criteria

For more info contact:
CET Center for Employment Training
4153 Market Street, Suite C
San Diego CA 92102
Fax: 619-527-8271

Calling All Professional Videographers

The Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation, a nonprofit organization, is seeking professional freelance videographers for documentary-style videotaping of meetings, cultural celebrations and various community events. Shoot and provide raw video footage only. Must have his/her own HD camera and audio capability to record through a 2+ hour meeting. Must be willing to provide samples of raw footage (bring in person or we will review and return to you). Must be available to work evening and weekends. Hourly rate based on experience.

Residents living within the 4th district a plus. Please send resume to

Community Volunteers Needed

The Jacobs Center is seeking residents from southeastern San Diego to help select the next president of the Jacobs Center for Neighborhood Innovation.

Our mission, “Resident Ownership of Neighborhood Change,” is based on the philosophy that residents must envision and create change in their own community to make it meaningful and sustainable. As we move into the next phase of the work in The Village at Market Creek, we are asking residents to be a part of the team that chooses the leader of that work.If you are interested in serving the community in this way, please fill out an application of interest, available on the website: and in the Joe & Vi Jacobs Center lobby reception area. The Joe & Vi Jacobs Center is located at 404 Euclid Avenue, San Diego, 92114.For further information, please contact MaryJane at   

Application deadline is April 15.

NOTE: This is a volunteer position.

You can change the future of San Diego in 10 minutes

You can change the future of San Diego in 10 minutes! Beginning November 30th, you can choose the future of San Diego at

If you care about good jobs, housing affordability, excellent education, and a great quality of life, we need your voice! Choose or others will choose for you! Please choose your future beginning November 30th by logging on to

¡Tu puedes cambiar el futuro de San Diego en 10 minutos! A partir del 30 de noviembre, tú puedes cambiar el futuro de San Diego en

Si te importa que haya buenos empleos, viviendas accesibles, excelente educación y una gran calidad de vida, necesitamos tu opinión. ¡Elige u otros lo harán por ti! Elige tu futuro a partir del 30 de noviembre ingresando en

Job openings at Market Creek Plaza

Food 4 Less (Market creek Plaza) has eight Customer 1st Clerk positions available these are ground floor opportunities.

Assists with receiving, stocking and display of grocery product, maintains department cleanliness, and provides customer service.


  • Receives product deliveries, ensuring order and invoice accuracy.
  • Stocks, rotates, merchandises and faces product according to department procedure.
  • Maintains back-stock areas according to department standards.
  • Clean and dust fixtures, sweep and mop floors.
  • Assists in other departments as needed.


Customer Service

  • Knows and Adheres to Quality Standards for customer service as outlined by Supervisor.
  • Adheres to all guidelines around product recommendation and information.
  • Assists in any other departments as needed.


  • Communicates openly and honestly with all others in the organization.
  • Communicates respectfully at all times.
  • Does not expose customers to internal disagreements.
  • Resolves conflicts respectfully and in a timely manner, asks for assistance from appropriate supervisor as needed.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish helpful.


  • Reports to work for scheduled shifts, on-time and appropriately uniformed.
  • Understands and adheres to organizational and department policy and procedures.
  • Accepts and offers feedback and suggestions openly and respectfully.
  • Accepts direction willingly and follows through with delegated tasks.
  • Learns and adapts to new tasks or situations quickly and cooperatively.
  • Maintains job-related confidentiality.
  • Takes initiative to identify report and resolve problems before they escalate.
  • Provides a positive model for co-workers.


  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as department manual.
  • Ability to prioritize work tasks, multi-task, and maintain focus.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with customers.


  • Previous customer service experience.
  • Experience or interest in natural foods and cooperatives.


  • Required frequently: standing, walking, kneeling, squatting, bending, reaching, and lifting up to 50 lbs.

Food 4 Less has eight Customer 1st Clerk positions. There is a 60-day probationary period and healthcare benefits are offered after 6 months. The starting salary is $8.10 per hour and the position(s) are up to 40 hours a week. To apply, please forward your résumé to or fax to 619-228-2901.