Skip to Main Content

Employer Relations Coordinator

Position Information

Position Information

Date Posted 09/01/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 10/31/2017
Working Title Employer Relations Coordinator
Job Classification Administrator II
Department Name 06175-Career Development and Placement Assistance
Job Type Staff
Position Number 0005448
Hiring Range $26,988.00 - $43,212.00
Position Description

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking an Employer Relations Coordinator who independently manages all aspects of the on-campus recruitment program, including on-campus interviews, information sessions, career fairs (the creation and maintenance), and the online recruitment application platform for employers and internal departments to increase the number of experiential, networking, and employment opportunities available to students and alumni. The Employer Relations Coordinator also advises employers on appropriate recruiting methods to increase campus visibility and identifies resources based on organizational needs and students’ career interests. The Coordinator interfaces with students, alumni, regional campuses, employers, and other stakeholders to facilitate their involvement with employer relations programs and services. Additionally, the Coordinator assists with the collection of graduation outcomes and works as part of a team to optimize the career services management system powered by Handshake. The incumbent reports to the Assistant Director of Employer Relations. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree and at least two years’ experience in a position with comparable responsibility level.

Education Required Baccalaureate
Minimum Related Experience Level Required 2-3 years experience
Additional Education and/or Experience Essential to the Position
Required Licenses/Certifications
Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check.
Assignment Category Regular, Full-Time
Percent Effort 100
Scheduled Work Hours 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
If Varied Work Schedule, Please Specify

some evenings or weekends may be required.

If Part Time, Actual Standard Weekly Hours
Campus Pittsburgh
University Benefits

The University offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package for all full-time and part-time regular employees including:

• Education benefits and a retirement plan with employer match

• Group medical insurance, life insurance, and optional vision and dental insurance

• Free transit service within Allegheny County for employees of the Oakland campus (Port Authority Transit)

• Time off benefits including vacation, sick and personal time

For more information regarding the University’s benefits package, please visit

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree or will have completed one by the end of this current term?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have experience recruiting ?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Have you ever worked in client relations or where client administration was a priority?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience with databases, spreadsheets and management systems, including career services management systems?

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Do you have experience with databases, spreadsheets and management systems, including career services management systems? On a scale of 1 (lowest) to 5 (highest), please rate your knowledge level of Excel
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
    • 5
  6. How did you hear of this position at the University of Pittsburgh?
    • Career Development Center (CDC)
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Commonwealth Workforce Development System (Formerly PA CareerLink)
    • Currently a University Employee
    • Pitt Career Services
    • Pittsburgh Post Gazette
    • Pittsburgh Technology Council
    • PittSource Search
    • Referral (Friend, University Employee, etc.), please specify below
    • Internet Search
    • Other: (Please specify below)
  7. Please specify from above (if applicable):

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents