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Conducting a Job Search

Did you know, the most successful job search plan is one in which a variety of search strategies are used. Job search can be a process. Utilize online hiring sites, in-person job fairs, on-campus recruiting events, professional associations, and networking opportunities to find out about and apply for jobs in your field. Contact Career Services for help along the way.

Tools for an Effective Job Search

  1. Make a list of what you are looking for in a job or company (location, hours, company mission/values, salary, duties, etc.)
  2. Tell your professional network that you are actively job searching and give them a digital copy of your resume
  3. Make sure your LinkedIn Profile is up to date and join the Career Services LinkedIn group 
  4. Plan to attend networking events to make professional connections
  5. Attend job fairs and on-campus recruiting events to connect directly with employers
  6. Have Career Services review your resume.  Remember you will need to tailor your resume to specific job postings
  7. Upload your resume to the hireSAINTS job posting site
  8. Search these websites for ideas and positions that interest you
  9. Book a job search appointment for a personalized job analytics search
  10. Utilize these additional resources

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