Student Employee (Peer Career Advisor Focus)

Gustavus Career Development

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Student Employee (Peer Career Advisor focus)


- Office Reception and Customer Service:  Answer phone, great visitors, take messages, schedule appointments, answer questions, refer to resources, sort mail, complete tasks on Fusion; Interact with students, alumni, prospective students and families, faculty, staff, employers, and community members

 - Serve as a Peer Career Advisor:  Assist students with preparing résumés and cover letters;  Assist students with interview tips and practice interviews;  Assist students with becoming familiar with and using online resources such as: Career Development website, LinkedIn, Handshake, InterviewStream

 - Update and maintain information on Handshake, including job and internship postings

 - Create and maintain marketing materials as asked by staff: including designing, printing, and publishing of posters and digital slides for events and programs. 

- Assist in event planning and promotion as asked by staff

 - Assistance with updating Career Development website 

- Special Projects work as directed by staff

 - Other tasks as assigned by staff


  - Creativity/marketing/design experience - Customer Service experience

 - Oral and written communication skills 

- Ability to work on a team and individually 

- Able to work one-on-one with a variety of students and remain friendly, approachable, and professional

 - Possesses qualities such as: attention to detail, independent worker, organized, responsible, professional

 - Highly prefer 2 semesters of previous employment in Career Development


Must have Federal, State or Institutional work study.


Jill VanOsdol | | 507-933-7524

Posted: Tue Oct 3, 2017

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