Employment at The Career Center

Full-time Positions

Position vacancies for full-time opportunities at The Career Center are posted through the FSU Human Resources. CLICK HERE to learn more about available job opportunities at Florida State University. 

Career Advisor Graduate Assistants 
(Applications CLOSED Fall 2024) 

Career Advisor Graduate Assistants provide career advising to students and community individuals, assist clients in locating career and educational planning information, interpret print and computer career assessment tools, develop skills in planning and conducting outreach presentations on career development topics, and create materials and resources related to career planning and job search topics.  Career advisors are required to attend weekly individual and/or group supervision check-ins, and attend a required Career Advisor Weekly Staff Meeting. 

A full position description can be found here:

Interested applicants for Fall 2024 should submit their application materials to both Erin Bennett (erin.bennett@fsu.edu) and Laurel Alfson (lra04@fsu.edu) by following the specific directions on this document. The application includes a resume, cover letter, reference contacts, letter of intent, and application information with a requested signature of understanding.  Applications will be accepted through April 1, 2024 at 8 am

  • Classification: Master's or Doctoral
  • Majors Preferred: Career Counseling MS/EdS program, Combined Counseling Psychology and School Psychology PhD program or a related program within the Department of Educational Psychology & Learning Systems.
  • Hours per week: 10
  • Attend required Career Advisor Weekly Staff Meeting: Fridays, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
  • Length of appointment: semester-by-semester basis.

Additionally, there are Career Counseling scholarships and fellowships available to qualified students.  

For more information about career advisor graduate assistantships, contact: 
Erin Bennett - Senior Assistant Director, Career Advising, Counseling, & Instruction
1219 Dunlap Success Center, 100 S. Woodward Avenue, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4162
Office: (850) 644-8685
E-mail: erin.bennett@fsu.edu


Program-Specific Graduate Assistant (GA) Positions
(All positions are filled for Fall 2023 - Spring 2024)

The Career Center periodically offers graduate assistantships associated with various aspects of The Career Center's range of services and programs. While graduate assistants have "unit" specific responsibilities, they may also support a variety of Career Center activities including career fair coverage, developing resource materials, outreach programs, career advising, teaching the Career Planning Class (SDS: 3340) and more. 

The Career Center Graduate Assistant positions are 20 hours per week. To inquire or apply for specific positions, contact the staff member indicated below. You must include your resume and cover letter with your inquiry.  

  • Experiential Learning Graduate Assistant (Position filled through Fall 2024)
       - Contact Dr. Tracey Dowling at tdowling@fsu.edu
  • Marketing & Communication Graduate Assistant - Multimedia Design  (Position filled through Spring 2025)
  • Employer Relations Graduate Assistant (Position filled through Spring 2025)

IMPORTANT: To be considered for a graduate assistantship, your academic department must agree to provide you with a tuition waiver. 

Work Study Positions

The Federal Work-Study is a need-based program that must be applied for by completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Contact the FSU Office of Financial Aid for more information.

Internship Opportunities

If you are looking for an internship at FSU, the Career Center can offer you a great work environment, flexible scheduling and work-related experience. These opportunities as posted periodically in NoleNetwork



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