Finding Employment

Did You Know . . .

Wagner students have recently started their careers, or continued to pursue their careers, at such well-known places as the A & E Television Network, ABC, AIG, Atlantic Records, The Baltimore Ravens, Bloomberg LP, The Brooklyn Museum of Art, CBS, Clear Channel Communications, Columbia Pictures, The Comcast Network, The Ellis Island Immigration Museum, Fox News Channel, IBM Corp., Jazz at Lincoln Center, Johnson & Johnson, KPMG LLP, The Late Show with David Letterman, Merrill Lynch, Michael Kors, MTV/Viacom, The Museum of the Moving Image, NBC Universal, the New Jersey Board of Education, the New York City Department of Education, The New York Historical Society, NYU Langone Medical Center, Peace Corps, Polo Ralph Lauren, The Roundabout Theater Company, Sony BMG, Standard & Poor’s SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Teach for America, The Walt Disney Company, and UBS.

Job Search and Application

Search for Employment Opportunities on Wagner Works

There are many tools that you should use when finding an entry-level position, but Wagner Works is a good place to start your search. Employers from companies and organizations, both local to Staten Island and New York City and from around the country, post job openings on Wagner Works, with the express intention of recruiting Wagner students. Click here to log into your account and begin searching for employment opportunities.


Sites for Finding Jobs in Your Field

In addition to using our WagnerWorks site, LinkedIn JobsIndeed ZipRecruiter, and Simply Hired are valuable resources for all majors. These job search sites post opportunities for a variety of fields and are updated regularly.

Arts and Entertainment

Business – Accounting, Finance, and Marketing

Communications and Media/Public Relations


Culinary & Hospitality


If you are planning to teach in a public school, you must closely follow the guidelines set forth by the Department of Education of the state in which you will be teaching. Here are the sites for the tri-state region:

If you plan to teach in private, independent, or charter schools:

If you plan to teach in parochial schools:

And here are general job search sites for teachers:






Just as there are different laws in every state, there are different resources for law careers in every state. Here are a few to get you started:

International, Non-Profit & Public Service

Psychology and Sciences (including Math and Technology)

Sports, Recreation, and Fitness

Need Help?

Not certain where to start?  Do you need your résumé and cover letter reviewed or revised? Having trouble finding a job? Don’t be afraid to ask for some help or advice from our staff. Make an appointment, sending an email to, or calling us at (718) 390-3181 — or you can just stop in.