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The Humboldt State University Academic and Career Advising Center offers an array of employer services designed to help you find HSU’s top quality students and academic programs. We can help you gain visibility on campus and meet your short-term and/or long-term hiring goals. Whether you want to hire a student for an immediate opening or to fill multiple positions with future graduates, we can help you find a service solution to meet your needs.

Posting Jobs & Internships

Sign up for HSU Handshake – HSU Academic and Career Advsiing Center's free on-line job listing service and you can list any opportunity you like including: Part-time, Full-Time, Internships, Volunteer, Work-Study and Summer/Seasonal

Spring 2021 Employer Recruitment Information

Greetings from Humboldt State University - Academic and Career Advising Center. We are preparing for the Spring 2021 recruiting season and looking forward to working with you to meet your recruitment needs. All career services events, career fairs, and recruitment opportunities will take place virtually this semester as the Academic and Career Advising Center functions remotely.  

Upcoming Fall 2021 Virtual Fairs:

  • Part-time job Fair - Date to be annouced
  • Volunteer Fair -Date to be annouced
  • Graduate & Professional School Fair - Thursday, September 30 from 11 am - 3 pm. Register Here

Can’t attend the fairs? We are happy to help you navigate and post job opportunities to Handshake, our online job database.

Free Virtual Recruitment Opportunities Including: 

  • Information sessions

  • Industry chats/panels

  • Participation in our virtual Internship Week (October 12th -15th, 2020)

  • Virtual career fairs

  • Assistance with virtual hiring needs, including facilitating Zoom interviews 

To explore these opportunities or if you have questions about career fairs and virtual recruitment, please contact Amy Martin,

Thank you for your continued interest in recruiting HSU’s talented students and alumni. We look forward to transitioning your recruitment efforts into a virtual space for Fall 2020!

Individual/Household Jobs:

Please check out the following tips to posting household jobs including child care, yard work, tutoring, etc:

Places to advertise for HSU students: 

  • Craigslist: You can advertise that you would like an HSU student.
  • Facebook Private Groups: In Humboldt County, Facebook groups that may have community job postings include: 
Humboldt Moms
Things to consider for Community Members/Private Employers:

COVID-19 Specific Guidelines to consider when working with students:

Before starting employment:
  • Consider discussing with your employee what happens if they or you get sick:
    • Will you still be paid for regular agreed upon hours?
  • Consider what safety measures will be taken:
    • Is the employee taking the pandemic seriously and sheltering in place as much as possible?
    • Will masks be worn?
    • Is there an opportunity to work mostly outdoors?
    • Can a distance 6 feet be maintained at all times, most of the time or not at all?
    • Has the employee traveled outside of the county recently?