Career Counselor/Employment Coordinator
Coastal Carolina University is currently accepting applications
for a Career Counselor/Employment Coordinator to
join the Career Services team. This position provides Career
Development Counseling to students and alumni.
Duties will include, but are not limited to: provides personal
Career Development Counseling to students and alumni including
career assessment testing and interpretation, major consultation,
professional development, job skills coaching, cover
letter/resume/CV development, job networking skills, job search
strategies, graduate school planning, and interviewing skills;
conducts career counseling sessions by appointment, including
career assessment testing and interpretation, and major
consultation with students and alumni as needed; provides current
and relevant career education in the form of online and printed
resources, class presentations, workshops, seminars and other
presentations and programs; represents Coastal Carolina University
Career Services Center and assists in the planning and
implementation of large Career Services programs for
university-wide events such as orientation, admissions events,
faculty orientation, FYE presentations/events, career/job
information tables, career fairs, etc.; provides professional
assistance for students and alumni in locating potential post
graduate employment and service opportunities locally, regionally
and nationally, and facilitates their access through networking,
information sharing and professional development programs and
resources in collaboration with university, alumni and employer
partners; supervises student staff as needed; assists in Career
Services planning, program evaluation and career-related outcomes
research in partnership with alumni affairs, institutional
research, academic departments and other university areas; and
perform other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: A master’s degree in Counseling, Human
Resources, Student Personnel Administration or a closely related
field and one (1) year of related experience are required.
Experience in Career Services in a college or university working
with career assessment instruments, advising students on career
goals and job search strategies, and facilitating placement of
graduates in jobs and other work experiences is preferred.
Three (3) years of related experience is preferred.
Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal
arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, minutes from
the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina
University enrolls over 10,000 students from 46 states and 53
nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association
of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective
master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the
arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and
human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and
Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.
Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an
environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we
seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the
growth and development of a diverse campus community. The
University provides equal opportunity without regard to race,
color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual
orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran
status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its
educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from
historically underrepresented groups to apply.
Interested candidates may apply on-line at http://jobs.coastal.edu or on-line at
the Office of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity, Coastal
Carolina University, Monday through Friday between the hours of
8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Applicants must submit a cover
letter, resume, transcripts and contact information for three
professional references. Review of applications will begin
immediately and continue until position is filled.
Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.
Student Services Program Coordinator II (CB70/121532), full-time
position with benefits. SC State Pay Band: 05. Normal work
hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Must be
flexible to meet special scheduling needs of the University.
Some overnight and/or local travel may be required.
LINK TO APPLY: https://jobs.coastal.edu/postings/13524