Two Southwestern College Students Receive the SCPro Fundamentals Comprehensive Certification

Two students from Southwestern College passed and received all eight certifications from the SCProTM Fundamentals Supply Chain Certification Program. This is a certificated program of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP). The students, Julio Gonzalez and Mayra Yanith Ramos Martinez received the special Comprehensive Certification. The SCProTM Fundamentals incorporates a comprehensive assessment based on the eight learning blocks of the end-to-end supply Learn more

2019 North County Business Educators and Industry Roundtable Hosted by Palomar College and NCHEA

On April 10, 2019, the CITD participated in the North County Business Educators and Industry Roundtable hosted by Palomar College and North County Higher Education Alliance (NCHEA) an organization that includes, CSU San Marcos, MiraCosta College and Palomar College. The Roundtable served as an Advisory between educational institutions and industry.  The goal was to receive valuable input to ensure that the future workforce is properly developed to meet industry demands in regards to knowledge, Learn more

First CSCMP Supply Chain Career Fair and 3rd Annual Speed Networking Event

On March 13 2019, The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) San Diego/Baja Roundtable hosted their first career fair at the campus of ViaSat’s new headquarters in Carlsbad, CA. Attending companies included: AupTix, Expeditors, National University, Panalpina, Petco, TrafficTech, University of San Diego, Traffic Tech, ViaSat, among others.

This career fair was specific to recruiting supply chain talent and was followed by the 3rd Annual Speed Networking event. This Learn more

DSN Promotes Careers in Global Trade to CalWORKs Students at Southwestern College

The Deputy Sector Navigator for Global Trade and Director of the San Diego Center for International Trade Development (CITD), Victor Castillo, was invited by the CalWORKs program at Southwestern College to give a workshop on career opportunities in the global trade sector to students participating in the program. CalWorks, which stands for California Work Opportunities and Responsibility to Kids, is a state Learn more

Job Opportunity: Materials Handler for Navy Region Southwest Fleet & Family Readiness

The Navy Region Southwest Fleet & Family Readiness is looking for a full-time Materials Handler:

Pay Rate: $14.38/Hr.

Opening Date: 12/12/17

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Brief Description of Duties: The incumbent handles or oversees a segment of a large warehouse, or serves as senior employee in a smaller warehouse. Assists supervisor in developing plans for storage and arrangement of stock in accordance with agency regulations determining configuration, setup, movement, rearrangement Learn more

High School Students Learn About Global Trade and Logistics Careers Through Work-based Learning Activities

As part of the Deputy Sector Navigator for Global Trade and Logistics (DSNGTL) and the CTE Regional Pathways work-based learning fall activities, Industry Connections Coordinator (ICC) for Global Trade and Logistics, Monica Rosas, participated in the Grossmont High School 2017 Ethics in Business Conference which is organized by the San Diego East County Chamber of Commerce and the Grossmont Union High School District Career Technical Education Department.

The program is designed to train the next Learn more

Networking Event Provides Students with Opportunity to Learn from Supply Chain Management Professionals

The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) San Diego/Baja Roundtable hosted an innovative networking event for students and young professionals interested in careers in the supply chain management field. CSCMP is the leading worldwide professional association dedicated to education, research, and the advancement of the supply chain management profession. The event, titled “The Power of Networking”, was held at ViaSat Headquarters Learn more

Local Educators Participate in Industrial Trade Show and Manufacturing Tour

The San Diego CITD, Deputy Sector Navigator for Global Trade and Logistics (DSNGTL), Deputy Sector Navigator for Advanced Manufacturing, and SB1070 CTE Regional Pathways organized a professional development day for teachers interested in better understanding manufacturing and global trade in the local region, and looking for ways to bring these concepts to their classrooms. Participants Learn more

Internship Opportunities with the Otay Mesa Chamber of Commerce

The Otay Mesa Chamber of Commerce (OMCC) is looking for one or two qualified interns to join their team from January 2017 to April 2017. The OMCC is a non-profit organization serving the border community by promoting economic development in the Otay Mesa region and seeks an intern who can participate and assist in various stages of our Marketing/Sales/Graphic Design efforts & a second intern to assist in our Accounting/Administrative efforts.

These interns should be prepared to work in a fast-paced Learn more