Did You Know?
- NMU employs approximately 1,600 students!
- The departments with the most student employees: Dining Services, Athletics, and Housing & Residence Life.
Join the other 1,600 students and get a job on-campus: Log in to Handshake via MyNMU to see open positions.
Handshake is Career Services' all-in-one web system. For students and alumni, it's where you can search and apply for job opportunities 24/7. You can also host and manage resumes, cover letters and more. For employers, it's possible to post and manage multiple job openings. For pre-orientation students (not yet registered for classes), open on-campus jobs and other jobs in the U.P. can be viewed by visiting our Twitter: www.twitter.com/NMUCareerServic or follow us at @NMUCareerServic
Other Services Offered
Career Services wants to help students succeed. In addition to the Handshake listings, we also offer a number of job-search workshops, job fairs, on-campus recruiting and more. Learn about all Career Services programs and opportunities. If you've got a question - chat with us! Look for the green tab in the lower right.
Looking for a job while attending NMU? Check out Handshake - our job-posting system! You'll have access after you've attended Orientation. Log into MyNMU and click on 'Handshake' under the 'Student Services' tab.
Looking for a job before you've registered for classes? Find NMU (and UP) jobs on Twitter.
Click here for more information on Handshake, jobs, applications, and more.
Walk-In Hours - Fall Semester
If you are in need of some quick career advice or have a resume you need reviewed soon, consider dropping by the office during our walk-in hours. Beginning on Wednesday, August 28, 2019, we will have regularly scheduled walk-in hours with our Assistant Director. Students/Alumni wishing to utilize walk-in hours will be assisted on a first-come, first-serve basis. As always, if these times don't work, you are welcome to call our office and set up an appointment.
|Mondays||9 AM - 12 PM|
|Wednesdays||9 AM - 12 PM|
|Fridays||9 AM - 12 PM|
**There will NOT be walk-in hours on the following dates: 10/16/19 (Fall Semester Job Fair), 11/29/19**
We're focusing on what it takes to get you from college to career with great activities geared toward students of any age or major. Join us for Career Weeks: October 2-16!
Fall Semester Job Fair Employer Recognition
Each year during the Fall Semester Job Fair, we like to recognize several employers who have consistently attended this job fair and provided opportunities to our students. This year, we'd like to thank the following:
Lake Superior Community Broadcasting (5 years)
Makela, Toutant, Hill, Nardi & Katona, P.C. (30 years)
Michigan State Police (33 years)
Michigan Works (UPWARD Talen Council) (20 years)
State of Michigan Department of Civil Service (20 years)
State of Michigan Department of Corrections (31 years)
Visit the Career Closet
The Career Closet is a program where students can look through donated professional clothing to find an outfit for an interview or other professional event. Students can take home one professional outfit per semester, free of charge. Stop by 150 Gries Hall to find your outfit:
- Wednesday, October 9, 5-7 p.m.
- Friday, October 11, 2-4 p.m.
- Wednesday, October 23, 5-7 p.m.
- Friday, October 25, 2-4 p.m.
For the latest job openings within the Upper Peninsula, follow us on Twitter.