Hire an Owl made easy and convenient through Handshake!
Handshake is FAU’s centralized job database for its ten distinguished colleges offering more than 180 degree programs. The database will allow you to post job opportunities (full-time, part-time and Co-op/internship), report a hire as well as stay connected with FAU through our career events, job fairs and on-campus interviews.
Post a Job/Internship
Please review our Recruiting Policies and Procedures before posting your position.
Step 1: Create an Account
Click here to be directed to the Handshake Employer Login page
Click on “Register New Account
In the Find Your Organization search field, begin typing the name of your organization. As you type, the system will automatically search and display a list of matching organizations below.
If your organization’s name can be reference in different ways, please try searching all of them before determining that your organization is not listed.
If your organization’s name appears, select the box next to the name and click Continue. Complete the Contact Information fields. Click Register when finished. Please make sure to pay attention to the red asterisks (*).
If your organization’s name does not appear, click Can’t Find Your Organization? Complete the Employer Information and Contact Information fields. Click Register when finished. Please make sure to pay attention to the red asterisks (*).
You will see a red message informing you that your profile is now complete. Click Submit Profile for office approval.
The Career Center approves all new accounts. Please allow 1-3 business days for approval. Thank you for your patience
Step 2: Post your job
Log in to your Handshake account. Click on “My Jobs and Internships” then select “New Job” from the drop-down menu.
Complete the Position Information, Contact Information, and Posting Information fields. Please make sure to pay attention to the red asterisks (*).
Click Save to submit your job for approval.
The FAU Career Center approves all new accounts. Please allow 1-3 business days for approval. Thank you for your patience.
Step 3: Report-A-Hire
Please provide information about any offers or recent hires from Florida Atlantic University (students and alumni). This information is vital in assessing and developing our student employment service and will remain confidential.
Within Handshake, employers can submit a hire report:
Why report salary information?
- Provide the benchmarking data that we all need.
- Maintain the confidence of knowing what to offer.
- Ensure the accuracy of salary information.