Northwest University Career Development Center

Mission Statement

The Northwest University Career Development Center serves students in the life calling discernment process by means of assessment, skill development, and life coaching.  

The Career Development Center provides the following:

  • Guides students through the transition of moving into, through, and out of higher education
  • Assists students in the identification and application of strengths, passions, skills, and experiences
  • Forms meaningful and lasting relationships with community businesses and organizations
  • Establishes relationships of trust with Alumni and continues to serve Northwest Students after graduation
  • Connects current students of Northwest University with Northwest Alumni in order to promote networking leading to vocational opportunities
  • Supports all academic departments in their current and future students’ vocational development
  • Provides personal coaching sessions for students to build their resume, prepare for interviews, discover interests, and become more self-aware

Current students and alumni can take advantage of career counseling appointments which include: 

  • Resume and cover letter review
  • Mock interviews and interview coaching
  • Personality and interest assessments
  • Individual career counseling

If you are interested in taking advantage of any of these opportunities, please contact Peter Carlson at 425-889-5208 or

Additional Resources

If you’re not ready to make an appointment, here are a few resources to get you thinking and exploring. 

Choosing a Major and Career

Know Yourself

Get Networking!

Employment for current students and alumni

Employment/internships for current students and alums – JobSearch Ziprecruiter

Employment and internships for current students and alumni

Waste Management Intern

Edward Jones Internship

Chess4Life Internships

Volunteer Descriptions

Communications Intern Job Description

Case Manager Intern Position

Sports Counselors Staff Flyer 2014

Digital Brand Communications Manager

Senior .NET Application Developer

SCCM Engineer-Senior/Expert Level

Social Service Specialist

Hiring- Math Enrichment PDF

Come Volunteer for a Day Flyer

Executive Internship Seattle Research Labs

Social Media and Marketing Intern Seattle Research Labs

Thrivent Financial Representative Job Posting

City Life Internship Job Description- KING COUNTY

425 magazine internships

Intern Application 2015 UPC


Project Coordinator

Network Administrator

Bookkeeper – Network

TOGETHER_Sales & Marketing Assistant Internship Position Description

BDR Position (2)

AquaSox – Front Desk Manager Opening

AquaSox – Food and Beverage Opening

AquaSox – Community Relations Opening

AquaSox – Account Executive Opening

Worship leader – Custodian Listing

Team Member – Chick-fil-A

Chick-fil-A – Now Hiring

Team Member Application – Chick-fil-A

Bridges Internship

Math & Science Tutor

Tutor – Tutor Doctor

Front Office – Bruner Orthadontix


Teaching in China

Front Desk Receptionist

Client Contact Specialist

Bank Specialist

Bonneville Power Administration

Fastenal Sales Trainee

The Complete Nanny

Legislative Internship

State Office Internship

HELP Committee Internship

Teacher – Faith Christian Academy

Development Volunteer Ad

Development Volunteer Ad-Bridge Disability Ministries

Brius Sales Executive

Real Estate Transaction Coordinator

Marketing Development Coordinator

Northshore Christian Academy Teaching Positions

Event Manager Part time

Instructional Media Specialist

Northshore Christian Academy Principal Ad

Intern Posting for IT Administrator

Challenge Course Facilitators CCCA posting

 Male Counselors CCCA posting
Summer Lifeguards CCCA posting
Summer Kitchen Assistants CCCA posting
Church at Briargate
General Yardwork, Clean Up & House Maintenance
Faith Dir Youth Min 2015 Job Posting
youth position description
Director of Youth Ministries – Faith Church
Director of Youth Ministry and/or After School Program
RE/MAX Residential Real Estate
Prayer Care Deacon Coordinator
HR Service Center Specialist
Middle School Math
Community Support Specialist
Graphic Designer
Youth Pastor
Website Manager
Real Estate Office Manager
Internship flyer-Seattle
Sales Development Representative
Children’s Pastor/Director
Information and Communication Technology Intern
International Student Ministry Internship
Piano Teacher – Move Over Mozart
Chelan Fruit
Director of Children & Family Ministries
Client Relationship Representative
Open Position – Administrative Assistant for Division Directors

Job Fairs and Opportunities