In this economy, it is difficult to find a job that will suit a student whose main priority is school. With jobs being offered everywhere but with certain catches attached, a student can find it difficult to schedule between school and work. This leaves many to decide which would be more important school or work. Also, it can leave many unemployed. But one must not fear as Hawaii Pacific University offers jobs to many of their students that fit in with their school schedule along with improving their skills necessary for the professional world. Hawaii Pacific University gives the students the opportunity to find employment easily in a difficult time like this. Many can work on-campus either at Hawaii Loa or downtown, at a variety of jobs. Some of these jobs offered are: library assistant, cafeteria worker, Computer Center assistant, Advising Center Assistant, Bookstore Sales Associate and many more. With this video, students searching for help regarding on-campus jobs can learn about the different ways to gain a job on-campus, along with learning how other students feel about their jobs.
Through Hawaii Pacific University on-campus careers, students are given the ability to learn how to advance in their career path while gaining the skills and experience along the way. By going through Hawaii Pacific University’s Career Services Center, students can meet up with a staff member so they can gain help in getting a job whether on-campus or off-campus. They can take advantage of the many services that are offered at the center. Students can learn how to build a more effective resume, and even do mock interviews to prepare for that big day. They can receive career counseling and go through various workshops, if they choose, to help them prepare for the career of choice. They are also given the opportunity to have an internship, if it will help further their career. Most importantly, the Career Services Center gives students and employers (who are Hawaii Pacific University Alumni’s) the opportunity to find each other through HPU Connect, which can help with both on-campus and off-campus jobs. For more information regarding how the Career Service Center can help you, just go to: http://www.hpu.edu/CareerServices/index.html
Student workers in the downtown campus were also interviewed about their jobs. Simple questions such as how long they have been working there, and what the benefits of their job are, will help students looking into this opportunity gain the information they need. In this video, the students reveal what they like about their job and how they came across the opportunity to work at Hawaii Pacific University in the first place. With these interviews provided in the video, Hawaii Pacific University’s students can learn all about the process of job searching for on-campus careers. Whether a student simply walks in and applies for the job themselves or goes through HPU Connect, they can be assured to find a job quickly. But most importantly, they can be sure to find a job that will fit around their class schedule, giving them the education they need.