Job Title: Career Counselor
Job ID: 24179
Full/Part Time: Full - Time
Job Code: 3084, Range 1
Department: Career Center
About the Position
Under the general supervision of the Associate Director, the career counselor works independently and in a collaborative team setting serving as a liaison for the Career Center, providing quality career services and outreach to targeted students, alumni and faculty. Provides career development and job search counseling to targeted student population in both individual and group settings, decided and undecided students.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Plans, develops, and implements professional development, career development, and employment-related programs targeted to students in partnership with the academic sector and employers to ensure their smooth entry into the marketplace. Supports students with the development of employment transition plans including building quality job searches, resume/portfolio preparation, professional ethics, interviewing, and networking competencies. Conducts workshops and facilitates groups on various career management and job search topics. Assesses needs and coordinates learning/programmatic outcomes with faculty in collaboration with key employers, community partners and the Center team. Engages academic sector in serving the needs of employers and relevant programs and building long-term interaction with the University. Encourage faculty to maintain equitable opportunities for students by posting jobs and internships they receive directly in SpartaJobs Designs and implements marketing collateral & promotional efforts related to program coordination & delivery. Oversees and delivers preparatory programs and workshops which posture students for quality connections with employers and successful employment experiences. Oversees development and integration of web content, virtual services and on-line/long distance programs related to assigned academic fields.