During your time at Florida Atlantic University, you will acquire a multitude of diverse experiences that will contribute to your success in the professional world. The following resources will help you polish your professional skills and plan your job search for your time after graduation:
Handshake is FAU’s centralized online job search portal. Handshake is available to all currently enrolled, FAU students and registered alum. For more information on navigating Handshake and how to search for and apply to jobs watch this video.
Additionally the Career Center hosts multiple career events including Career Fairs and networking opportunities based on various interests and industries. All events can be found via Handshake. For tips on viewing employers attending career fairs click here.
- CareerSource Palm Beach County Chartered by the state of Florida to work with Palm Beach County businesses to provide job placement, recruitment assistance and funds for skills training.
- CareerSource Broward County Chartered by the state of Florida to work with Broward County businesses to provide job placement, recruitment assistance and funds for skills training.
- CareerSource Research Coast Chartered by the state of Florida to work with Indian River County, St. Lucie County, and Martin County businesses to provide job placement, recruitment assistance and funds for skills training.
- Employ Florida Includes a complete set of employment tools for job seekers in Florida. Search jobs, create résumés, find education and training.
- LinkedIn Search and browse job postings from a wide variety of companies (log in to your LinkedIn account to access the “Jobs” page). Manage your professional identify, build and engage with your professional network, access knowledge, insights and opportunities.
- Indeed Employment related search engine for job listings from job boards, newspapers, classifieds and company websites.
- Glassdoor.com Search jobs and get the inside scoop of companies with employee reviews, personalized salary tools and more.
- USAJOBS The best resource for information on federal jobs, USAJobs features up-to-date postings from a variety of professional fields and government agencies.
- Idealist Large job board with information on a wide variety of internships, nonprofit jobs, and volunteer opportunities throughout the world