Eagles don't just get a job...they land a career!
Thank you for visiting us today to take the next step in your career development plan - landing your career. Review this page to acquire job search skills and strategies, that along with a personal commitment of time and effort, can lead to positive results.
Job and Internship Search Strategies:
•Conduct a proactive job or internship search
•Identify key words, job titles, industries to use for your search
•Locate job and internship search resources
•Navigate online job boards
•Identify employer-centered "Green Recruiting" opportunities
•Connect through social networking
Job and Internship Search Strategies Checklist
Self-guided Internship & Job Search Strategies Checklist: A proactive career search begins with a plan. Start by following this checklist to view helpful tasks and strategies.
Occupational Information, Employment Outlook, Trends, and Salary Information
Clarion Career Connections - Your CU Career Management System: Log in and complete/update (students) or register (Alumni) your account on Career Connections to access the CU calendar of career events, search the CU online database of current part-time jobs, internships, summer/seasonal jobs, and full-time opportunities; participate in campus recruiting; create a career portfolio; research companies; or to make your resume available to employers seeking candidates for internship or employment opportunities.
Career Calendar: View this calendar for local, state, national and international career events, job fairs, site visits and more!
Campus Recruiting Program: In Career Connections use the News Feed to the organizations recruiting Clarion students and alumni. Use the Events tab to find information sessions and tables and the Jobs tab to find employers conducting on-campus interviews for internships and full-time employment.
Checklist for Finding Campus and Part-time Jobs: Visit Career Connections to find opportunities and print this checklist for helpful tips.
CU Sponsored or Affiliated Career Events and Job Fairs
Career Events and Job Fairs: Participate in internship, job or career fairs sponsored by the Center for Career and Professional Development, supported by or co-sponsored with western PA universities where you can meet recruiters seeking candidates for internships, full-time or seasonal employment opportunities, representatives from graduate and study abroad programs, and recruiters for military agencies.
Online Job Boards/Useful Job Search Links
LinkedIn is for current students, alumni, faculty, staff and employers. The Career Development Center group is designed to promote professional networking.
Disclaimer: The Clarion University Center for Career and Professional Development Center serves a clearinghouse of information regarding job and experiential learning opportunities. The listing of a position or search engine should not be interpreted as an endorsement. The Center is not responsible for safety, wages, working conditions, or other various aspects of employment.
Students and alumni should personally research openings and organizations prior to submitting a resume to an organization or entering into any employment agreements.
Advice for Avoiding Job Scams
- The Federal Trade Commission
- RipOff Report
- Better Business Bureau Scam Stopper
- Glassdoor.com Companies and Reviews
FBI Public Service announcement: Employment Scam Targeting College Students Remains