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Coordinator of Career Connections

Position Type:

  • Full Time
  • Staff


  • Main Campus

Urbana University, a branch campus of Franklin University, has a full-time opening for a Coordinator of Career Connections.  The Coordinator of Career Connections will collaborate across campus and throughout the region to engage students and organizations in experiential learning opportunities.  These opportunities may include a speaker’s series, site visits, job shadowing, or full semester to multi-semester internships.  In addition, this role will be responsible for the development and implementation of a comprehensive program to connect students to professional career development and career opportunities.

Requirements for this position include a Bachelor’s degree in the area of human resources administration, business administration, higher education, adult learning, or a closely related field.  Experience in career development, career coaching, coordinating internships or job shadowing is preferred.  Candidate must possess strong relationship building skills and demonstrated ability to work in a results-oriented, goal driven, and collaborative team environment.  Understanding of international student visa and work requirements is preferred.  This position will require a flexible schedule to cover the priorities of the department.  Occasional evening work hours and some travel should be expected.

About Urbana University

Founded in 1850, Urbana University serves more than 1800 students from around the world from its 128 acre campus nestled in the historic city of Urbana, Ohio. Known for innovative academic programs that feature personal attention from faculty, the University offers more than 30 undergraduate programs and several graduate degrees, delivering course work in class, online, or a combination of both. Blue Knights athletics includes 15 NCAA Division II sports along with intercollegiate bowling, cheerleading, and shooting sports.

Urbana University is committed to providing a safe workplace and learning environment for all employees, students, and visitors, as well as committed to protecting University property and operations. It is the intent of the University to ensure a safe and secure environment by conducting criminal background checks on all individuals who have received an offer of employment with the University, and to comply with all relevant state, federal and local laws governing employment and background screening in its administration of this policy. To view our pre-employment policy, please click here.

Urbana University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment.  Urbana does not discriminate on the basis of age, religion, race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, disability, or veteran or military status.