Career Development Specialist

Tallahassee, FL
May 16, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 41675

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 05/22/2017


Florida State University Career Center


This position supervises daily Career Center advising and counseling operations, including supervision of counseling cases, allocation of staff resources and maintenance of service quality. Train, develop, and provide case supervision for OPS students and volunteers who serve as career advisors in training and coordinates staffing patterns and service delivery logistics in accordance with professional ethics and requirements for accreditation. Author, edit and design print and web-based career information resources and evaluate/recommend resources for the Career Center Library collection. Design and deliver career development workshops to University and community groups. May instruct or co-instruct undergraduate career development courses on an as needed basis. Provide direct career advising and career counseling services to clients on a drop-in, individual appointment and group counseling basis, maintain appropriate records and make referrals to appropriate University and community resources. Act as liaison to University academic colleges, departments or programs as well as offices throughout the Division of Student Affairs regarding career development services. Participate with the Sr. Assistant Director in policy making and interpretation at the program level, including management of technology resources, communication with vendors and ensuring accessibility of services to people with disabilities.


Master's Degree
Ability to prepare, coordinate, and conduct workshops.
Knowledge and experience using computer-assisted assessments and office productivity software.
Ability to provide subject matter expertise and counsel others.
Knowledge of and the ability to interpret and apply related University policies, procedures, principles, and practices.
Knowledge of and ability to interpret and apply related federal, state, and local laws, ordinances, rules and regulations.
Valid driver's license with the ability to obtain a Florida driver's license

Pay Plan

This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
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