Department of Economics

Internships and Post-Graduate Opportunities

Steer Company - Entry Level Job

Entry Level Transportation Consultant/Planner/Analyst/Economist(opens in new window)

This job posting was sent from alumni, to contact her about this opportunity, email the department.

The California Department of Finance Recruitment Conference

The California Department of Finance (Finance) cordially invites your students to attend the 2021 Finance Policy & Recruitment Conference. A variety of conference events will occur virtually on:

  • Thursday, October 7, 2021, 9:30 AM to 12 PM
  • Friday, October 8, 2021, 2:30 PM to 5 PM

The conference is open to (1) undergraduate students, (2) graduate students, and (3) interested job seekers. The conference is an opportunity for participants to interact with Finance leaders and policy experts, and discuss the following:

  • California's government, economy, and demographics
  • The state's legislative and budget processes
  • Independent audits and evaluations
  • Current issues in state policy
  • Careers and internships at Finance

In addition, as part of the program, participants will have the opportunity to be matched with current Finance staff for conversations about the department’s work.

Free registration for the 2021 Finance Policy and Recruitment Conference will begin on September 10, 2021. Registration is required to attend the event. Please click the link below to register. Internet Explorer is not supported, so please use Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Firefox or Safari to register. in new window)

For more information, please visit the 2021 Finance Policy and Recruitment Conference website at the link below. in new window)

If you have any questions, please contact Finance’s Human Resources Office at (916) 323-4071 or

Pathways Recent Graduate Program

The U.S. Department of State is currently accepting applications for the Pathways Recent Graduate Program.

Visit USAJOBS(opens in new window) to view the following vacancy announcement and start the application process.

This vacancy announcement will be open from September 21 to September 26, 2021, or when the application cutoff limit has been reached. The vacancy will close the day the first of these conditions is met. If the application limit is reached on the same day the announcement opens, the open and close date will be the same. Candidates are encouraged to read the entire announcement before submitting their application packages. Veterans’ preference regulations apply.

Job Vacancy






Management Analyst
(Recent Graduate)


GS-07: HRSC/ACWA-2021-0013(opens in new window)

Washington, DC


The Pathways Recent Graduates Program targets recent graduates of trade and vocational schools, community colleges, universities, and other qualifying educational institutions or programs. To be eligible, applicants must apply within two years of completion of a degree or certificate program. U.S. citizenship is required. Upon successful completion of the program requirements, the incumbent may be converted to a term, career, or career-conditional position with promotion potential to GS-11.

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