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The GVSU Career Center and GVSU Student Employment are excited to announce that we are transitioning from LakerJobs to a new online job posting and event management system called Handshake during Summer of 2018. Handshake will offer the valuable services you've come to expect through LakerJobs, along with expanded capabilities, in a new, state-of-the-art platform. This transition website will provide you with key dates, training resources, and important updates during the transition process, so please check back often for the latest details!
5/16/18: Employer Launch
5/16/18 – 6/18/18: Transition Period
6/19/18: Student Launch
Handshake offers the ability to post jobs, track applicants, schedule on-campus interviews and register for career fairs and events. Additionally, Handshake offers expanded recruitment potential:
For more information about Handshake, please visit Handshake's Employer Site at www.joinhandshake.com/employers.
Handshake is similar to LakerJobs, but is more user-friendly, offers a mobile platform, and makes job recommendations based on your interests, major and skills. New features include the ability to:
All students and alumni can access the Handshake platform using the following login directions:
GVSU faculty and staff members will have the ability to access Handshake as a user or as an on-campus employer. Transition details for both types of users are outlined below.
Faculty/Staff Accounts - for access to help in providing career advising to students you work with (viewing jobs and career events, etc).
On-Campus Employer Accounts - for on-campus hiring of work-study students, student assistants, and interns.