EMPLOYERS: ENGAGE WITH US!
Our students are diverse, responsible, determined and hardworking. We’re excited you’re interested in hiring a Vike!
In partnership with Career Development & Exploration, you can:
Engage with us! We want to identify your recruiting and hiring needs, discuss how to address them and share tips for improving your internship program.
Post a job or internship on Handshake.
Host a micro-internship on Parker Dewey.
Participate in an event. Not only is it important for students to interact with professionals in all fields, face-to-face contact enables you to prescreen candidates! See below for more details.
Hire our students!
POST A JOB OR INTERNSHIP
1. See our criteria for posting
2. Post the position on Handshake, our online job board. Visit Handshake here and learn how to post jobs and internships here.
HOST A MICRO-INTERNSHIP
Micro internships are short-term, project-based assignments that your organization can offer virtually via the Parker Dewey platform. They also provide a scalable way for employers to engage with talent and students to get hands-on experience.
Learn more about the benefits of hosting, and how to host, by visiting our Micro-Internships landing page.
FIND TIPS FOR IMPROVING YOUR INTERNSHIP
PROGRAM AND RECRUITING MORE EFFECTIVELY
Download our Internship Toolkit! Our toolkit is a practical tool for
preparing students for the world of work. It includes:
Sample job description
NACE’s Career Readiness competencies
Tips for providing feedback
How to make internships remote
NEW! Tips for inclusive hiring
PARTICIPATE IN AN EVENT
There are a number of ways you can actively participate in our events and programming:
Volunteer to participate in Resume Rx and Mock Interview Day (multiple times each semester), where you can offer personalized feedback to students and alumni of all majors and interests
Attend our CSU Spring 2022 Career Fair, sponsored by Avient, hosted on-campus on Wednesday, March 2. Learn more details here.
Co-facilitate a presentation or workshop on campus with Career Development & Exploration staff
Host an information session to raise awareness of your organization's presence
"Several of the students I met with were well prepared. They were all dressed professionally, had multiple copies of their resumes and were open to receiving feedback. We are all there to help them improve and get the job they desire."
- Hilary C. Hilow, Progressive
"It was absolutely my pleasure to participate in the Job Search Boot Camp. Collaborating on events like these are really what partnerships are all about. I hope the participants enjoyed the presentation and took away valuable information."
- Luis Amaro, mthree
"CSU Career Development & Exploration has a well-oiled process outlined for students, who are prepared, professionally dressed and open to feedback. I have met amazing students, who could be true value adds to the Cleveland Clinic. Thank you for this great partnership!"
- Laura Forystek, Cleveland Clinic
Learn more about our events here, and contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to get involved!