Career Services for Employers

Lamar University’s Center for Career & Professional Development works to connect our students with the changing professional needs of our clients. We strive to connect employers with services such as on-campus recruiting, job postings and much more.

Any and all employers and contacts wishing to use Lamar University's Career & Professional Development's services, including but not limited to the following, must be registered and have an approved, active profile/account with our online service HireACardinal.org:

  • Job Postings for all jobs and internships
  • Job Fair attendance
  • On-Campus Recruiting
  • Resume Referral Requests
  • Presentation Requests
  • On-Campus Interviewing

Guides

  • How to register for Career Fairs and Events
    1. Log on to your HireACardinal.org account
    2. Click on 'Career Events/Recruitment Packages' and 'Search' on the drop down menu
    3. On the 'Event Search' page enter the name of the event
      • Click on the category or enter the event date of the event you wish to register for
      • If you use the 'Category' function click on the category of the event you wish to register for.  
        • Example: If you wish you register for a career fair click on 'Career Event'.
      • Click 'Search' once you have selected your query.
    4. To register for a Career Fair/Event you may click on the 'Register' hyperlink next to the event you wish to register for
      • You may also click the name of the event and click on the 'Register Now' button.
    5. Please complete all registration fields.  Select your attendance fee (Corporate/For Profit, Non Profit/Government, Recruitment Package) and any optional additional fields.
      • Click 'Continue'
    6. Enter your profile information for the 'Positions Available, Majors, Degrees Sought, Job Categories, Position Types and Citizenship' fields
      • Click 'Continue'
    7. You will see a confirmation message on your screen to notify that your registration was successful.
  • How to post a position on HireACardinal.org
    1. Log on to your HireACardinal.org account.
    2. Click on ʻMy Jobsʼ and ʻNew Jobʼ on the drop down menu.
    3. On the ʻNew Jobsʼ page enter the job title and any additional information. 
      • Please note that items with and asterisk (*) are required fields.
      • Once you have completed all fields click ʻSaveʼ to submit your position.