Student Support Services (Career Assistant)


Corvallis, OR

What you'll be doing

The career assistant support the mission and services of the career development center by providing advisement to peers, assisting in the coordination of campus programs and events, and working collaboratively with staff, alumni and employers. Provide students with an opportunity to: develop leadership, teamwork and presentation skills. Obtain networking opportunities with employers. Engage in personal career exploration and development. Work as a member of a fun and diverse team. 50% provide peer advisement to students on resume and cover letter writing, interviewing skills, and career development and assist students in utilizing career resources in the career development center; 30% facilitate engaging presentations to university students about the career development center programs and services; 15% front desk responsibilities including answering phones and meeting and greeting customers; 5% partner with career development center staff in coordination and marketing of, and participation in services and events including career fairs, networking events, and more. Design, develop, and implement special projects intended to enhance and encourage student use of career services. Perform other duties as assigned.

What your background should be

Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team. Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills. Strong organizational and time management skills. Dependable and reliable experience, strength or interest in various colleges (liberal arts, engineering, etc.). Positive attitude experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; the incumbent must successfully complete a criminal history check and be determined to be position qualified.

Required Schooling / Training

Not specified

Who is the client company

This is a coeducational public research university.
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