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Career Search - Services

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 Hire Warriors


 
Hire Warriors powered by Handshake is our jobs platform that allows students the opportunity to search for part-time & full-time employment and internship opportunities. (See login right)
Other great features:
  • Appointment Setting
  • Interview Scheduling
  • Access to Career Fairs
  • Registration for Events and Workshops
  • Networking with Employers
  • Calendar of Events

Hire Warriors powered by Handshake is our jobs platform that allows students the opportunity to search for part-time & full-time employment.

 

 Mock Interviews


 
Nervous about an interview? Prepare for your interview by practicing with a team member today to sharpen your skills and feel more confident. We will conclude the interview with feedback for improvement. There is no limit to how many mock interviews you can schedule. These can be conducted face-to-face or over the phone:

Items covered in a mock interview:

  • Interview Etiquette
  • Interview Questions - What to Expect
  • Resume-Based/Qualifications Questions
  • Behavioral Questions
  • Interview Questions - What to Ask
  • The Thank You Letter
  • Follow-up & Negotiations

 

 Resume and Cover Letter Reviews


Receive one-on-one time to review your resume, tailor it to a specific company and learn tips to stand out in a competitive market. These types of appointments typically last between 30-60 minutes. We do encourage you to come with a hard copy and digital copy if one is available.

  • Federal Resumes
  • State Applications
  • Civilian Resumes

If you are unable to meet with us, we can review your resume via email CPD@tamuct.edu  . Please allow at least a week for our staff to review.

 

 Marketable Skills


 

Undoubtedly, you'll want to include your marketable skills on your resume. Marketable skills is a fancy way of detailing the skills you have in a way employers will recognize and are skills you may learn in one experience that can be applied in an employment setting. Here's some marketable skills and where these might be developed on our campus.

  • Career Specific Knowledge (Included in Specialized and Essential skills list)
  • Communication – Ability to communicate in writing, verbally, and visually to effectively convey ideas and actions
  • Teamwork – Ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams to achieve a common goal through the use of excellent interpersonal, problem-solving, and communication skills
  • Influence – Ability to convince people of the value of a position, product, or service
  • Computer Literacy – Ability to inspect, cleanse, and model data to create useful information, suggest conclusions, and support decision-making
  • Quantitative Analysis – Ability to inspect, cleanse, and model data to create useful information, suggest conclusions, and support decision-making
  • Information Processing – Ability to visualize, conceptualize, and organize information
  • Decision Making – Ability to evaluate information to define practical actions
  • Ethical and Social Responsibility – Ability to identify and analyze social challenges in a culturally and ethnically diverse world and form possible resolutions
  • Globalization and Diversity – Ability to strengthen working relationships by considering cultural differences from diverse perspectives

*If you are unable to visit with our staff, you can find tips and advice in our Career Guide.

 

 Additional Search Resources 


*If you are unable to visit with our staff, you can find tips and advice in our Career Guide


Additional Search Resources for Government*

* TAMUCT Career & Professional Development does not endorse or support all opportunities posted on other websites.  We encourage job and internship seekers to research opportunities and companies completely before applying.