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Post your job opening in Handshake.

Are you looking to hire some of Colorado Mesa University's best and brightest? With Career Services, you can! Career Services uses Handshake, a popular job posting platform to connect students and alumni with employers.

Create an account in Handshake to get started.

Faculty and staff at CMU: Looking to hire a student for a job on campus? Post your open positions in Handshake. View more information.

Getting Started with Handshake

Once you have successfully created an account, you will be able to post your job. When posting your job, please remember to include a detailed job description. It is recommended that you include your company's mission statement, benefits, and skills that the employee may gain while in the position. A well written job description may provide you with more interest and exposure for your posting. This tutorial explains the entire process of posting a job on Handshake.

Benefits of a Handshake Profile

  • Improved visibility with students and alumni
  • Exclusive access to participate in our virtual and in-person career fairs
  • Access to one of the most popular college job posting sites in the nation
  • Students are recommended job opportunities based on majors and interests, so finding a student to hire with a specific major has never been easier
  • Internships are hosted through Handshake at CMU, thus making the internship process as streamlined as possible
  • Opportunities to expand your company's network

Having trouble with Handshake?

Technical difficulties are never fun. Luckily, Handshake has compiled dozens of articles form employers in the Handshake Help Center

Other ways to get involved on our campus

Employers must adhere to our Employers Policies when using our services.

Please contact our office at 970-248-1404 or career@coloradomesa.edu to discuss and/or schedule the recruiting services to meet your needs. We look forward to working with you.

What Our Employers Have to Say about Handshake!