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Career Services

Mission Statement

Trinidad State enriches the academic, technical, and cultural life of our diverse community. We are committed to serve the diverse career development needs of our CTE students by providing career skills development and education in order to be successful in an ever-changing job market.

Connie Rivale-Peraza

Trinidad Campus
Berg 209

Ethyn Salazar

Disability Services & Career Services Coordinator
Valley Campus
Main 104A

Where do I start?

As a prospective, new or continuing student, please feel free to visit the Trinidad State Career website. We have offices on both campuses and are here to assist you with career paths and/or courses you may choose, and prepare you for the job hunt. Remember, this is your time to take charge of your future and choose the right program.

Listed below are both Self-Assessment & Career Exploration tools to assist you with narrowing you career field by recognizing your talents, goals, interests, job market, salaries, and values.

Self-Assessment & Career Exploration Tools

My Colorado Journey


Explore your career options

College Board

An array of college planning information


Search careers, browse careers by industry, and careers that match interest and training.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Career resource guide with hundreds of occupation information.

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment

Explore career options and resources

Connecting Colorado

Self-directed job search, and post resumes


The Federal government's official job list. Shown are employment search, information center, veteran information, individuals with disabilities, students & recent graduates.

Global Learning GCF

Move ahead in your career with tutorials on resumes, the job search, interviewing, and much more.