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LINKING EMPLOYERS WITH STUDENTS

Handle your recruiting in one system! It's easy, convenient and free to connect with students and alumni. Log in to Jobweb to:

  • Post Jobs and Internships
  • Search and view resumes
  • Schedule other recruiting activities

 

Other services offered are as follows:

ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWING

The on-campus interview program enables you to interview qualified West Virginia State students in an efficient manner, while at the same time, promoting your organization on campus.  The Office of Career Services and Cooperative Education provides the interview facilities, advertises your job listings, and assists you in setting up a schedule of interviews according to your specifications. On-campus interviews are scheduled from August through May by contacting the Office of Career Services and Cooperative Education.

CAREER & JOB FAIRS
For a small fee, your business will have an opportunity to recruit on-campus by participating in the career and job fairs.  This will give you an opportunity to network with other businesses, meet with potential candidates, collect resumes, and distribute career information about your company.

INTERNSHIPS
An internship is a partnership between you, the employer, and the student.  It is generally a short-term assignment that allows you to set the total number of hours to be worked based on your organizational needs. The assignment should be a learning experience within the student’s major field of study.  It is possible for the student to receive academic credit for the assignment.

COOPERATIVE EDUCATION PROGRAM
Through Cooperative Education your company is given the opportunity to participate in one of the most sophisticated and successful employee development systems available. Co-op Education experiences are similiar to internships,however, Co-op students are always paid for their services and they also earn academic credit for  their experience. For more information contact (304) 766-3143.


OTHER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Employer of the Week Program - You may visit the campus and meet informally with students during the lunch period either on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday. If you would like to participate in this program, please contact the Office to schedule a visit.

 

  • Careers Over Lunch Program - If you are a past graduate of WVSU and are available to visit the campus to share your career insights during the lunch period, please contact the Office to schedule a visit. 

 

  • Annual Student Professional Day and Career Convocations - Volunteers from the business community serve as speakers or provide advice on topics including but not limited to: First Impressions, Business Etiquette, Work/Life Balance, Interviewing Skills, Social Media and Resume Writing. Please contact the Office for additional information.



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