St. Lawrence University Part-Time/Seasonal Career Services Fellow in Canton, New York

Position Information

Position Title Part-Time/Seasonal Career Services Fellow

FLSA Non-Exempt

Primary Responsibilities

St. Lawrence University has an opening for a Part-Time/Seasonal Career Services Fellow (Staff) working approximately 20 hours/week beginning in August 2018 and concluding at Commencement in May 2019. There is, pending annual approval of the part-time seasonal position, the possibility of re-appointment and extension for one additional academic year (August 2019 through Commencement in May 2020).

The Career Services Fellow will receive training on career development theory, career counseling and advising, and the overall operations of a career services office that strives to inspire and guide students toward lives of purpose and meaning within the context of a liberal arts mission and philosophy.

The person in this position will be responsible for, and gain experience in, performing career-related advising with students of all class years on resume/cover letter writing and interviewing skills, researching and verifying internship opportunities for students, developing and presenting outreach career programs and workshops as assigned, and participating in, and contributing to, career services strategic planning and regular staff meetings.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree required. Interest in exploring a career in higher education. Qualified candidates are able to work in a team in a culturally diverse environment; are comfortable with using and learning new technologies; demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills; may be enrolled or interested in pursuing future graduate studies in Education, Counseling or a related field; have a flexible schedule.

Preferred Qualifications

Status (FT, PT, Seasonal, Temp) PT Seasonal

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number ST00428

Desired Start Date 08/01/2018

Open Date (to accept applications)

Close Date (date applications will not be considered) 05/01/2018

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicant

Please submit a cover letter and resume – these documents may be uploaded in the “Applicant Documents” section of the application form.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

All offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background (including criminal convictions) check.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).


  • Do you have a bachelor's degree or higher?

  • Yes

  • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Resume

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application

Optional Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae