Presentation on theme: "How to Find LEEP Projects & Summer Opportunities in the Clark Recruiter 1."— Presentation transcript:
How to Find LEEP Projects & Summer Opportunities in the Clark Recruiter 1
What is the Clark Recruiter? The Clark Recruiter is the career management system for Clark University students and alumni. Career Services posts thousands of internship and job opportunities each year in a diverse array of industry and geographical settings. 2
How to Access the Clark Recruiter Visit the Career Services website: Click on the Clark Recruiter logo on the right side of the page
4 Logging into the Clark Recruiter When prompted, choose “Student/Alumni” as user type
All current Clark undergraduate students already have an account in the database. You do not have to create a new account. If you have never logged in before, your username is your clarku.edu address and your temporary password is clarkstudent. If you have logged in before but have forgotten your password press the “forgot password” button. 5 Logging into the Clark Recruiter
Your Clark Recruiter homepage should look similar to the picture below. If this is your first time logging in, you may be required to change your password and answer some profile questions before you can proceed. 6 Logging into the Clark Recruiter
Searching for a LEEP Project If you are searching for a LEEP Project, scroll down to the bottom of your homepage. On the right hand side, under shortcuts, select the “LEEP Projects” link. 7
8 Searching for a LEEP Project The current list of LEEP Projects that the LEEP Center has secured (alumni sponsored & community partners) will automatically populate.
If you are looking for a specific project, type a word in to the keyword box and search. For example, if you are looking for a LEEP Project in the Clark University Physics department, search for “Physics” Searching for a LEEP Project
10 Designing your own LEEP Project You may secure or design your own project using the resources of the LEEP Center, Clark Recruiter, or your own network. Follow the instructions provided on the following slides to search for additional opportunities in the Clark Recruiter. Please note that funding is competitive and preference is given to those students completing projects posted by the LEEP Center – in other words, projects sponsored by a Clark alumnus, community partner, or faculty member at Clark.
When searching for a summer opportunity in the database, you may need to do more than one search to narrow down your list. On your Clark Recruiter homepage, locate the “jobs” tab at the top of the page and select “Clarkies Only (start here)” 11 Searching for a Summer Opportunity
12 Searching for a Summer Opportunity Once on the jobs page, select “Advanced Search” There are two ways you can easily search for summer opportunities using the “Advanced Search” feature.
13 Searching for a Summer Opportunity 1. Filter using keyword search & position type
The picture below shows an example of the results found when searching for “summer” in the keyword box and selecting internship, volunteer & temporary/seasonal in the position type. 14 Searching for a Summer Opportunity
15 Searching for a Summer Opportunity 2. Filter position type & application deadline
16 The picture below shows an example of the results found when selecting internship, volunteer & temporary/seasonal in the position type and the application deadline search perimeters of March 6, 2015 – June 5, Searching for a Summer Opportunity
17 Using Employer Directory to Search for Opportunities Another way to search for summer opportunities in the Clark Recruiter is through the Employer Directory. Access the directory by selecting Employer Directory from the drop down menu under the employer tab at the top of the page.
18 You are able to search for organizations by industry, location or keyword Using Employer Directory to Search for Opportunities Once you complete your desired search, a list of organizations will populate. Click on a desired organization. You will be directed to their profile where you can see if there are any open positions.
Using Employer Directory to Search for Opportunities The Employer Directory should also be used to identify organizations that may be of interest to you. Even if an organization does not have a summer opportunity currently posted in our database, you should still take a look at their website. There may be positions listed there that would be appropriate for now or for the future! 19
Questions? Contact the LEEP Center at: Or stop by Dana Commons for Summer Advising Drop-in hours: Weekdays, 2-4 p.m. Come in to discuss LEEP Projects, competitive summer programs, study abroad, summer courses, internships and jobs!