The Center for Calling & Career is here to help you think about what you can do now to find fulfillment in choice of major and career, in college and beyond. We can help you prepare for the future via career resources and career coaching. We want to help you find and pursue your calling. To schedule an appointment, visit Lee University Handshake and click on “Career Center” in the top right corner.

Assessments

CliftonStrengths for Students

CliftonStrengths for Students helps students grow confident in who they are and how they can contribute to the world. The CliftonStrengths for Students shows students what makes them unique, what they do best, and how their strengths motivate and shape their approach to work, school, decision-making, relationships, and more. Strengths-Vocational Advisors (SVAs) in the Center for Calling & Career offer individual strengths coaching sessions to help students understand and engage in their strengths. To request a free code, send us an email with your student ID number and expressed interest. For more information about this assessment, visit strengthsquest.com.

PathwayU

PathwayU is a quick, user-friendly tool that measures your interests, values, personality, and workplace preferences. Go to PathwayU to login to your account (use your Lee login and password), take a few short assessments, and view your personalized reports. Your results will offer you insights into who you are and how that connects to careers, and majors.  You can also explore your potential fit for real-time career opportunities.

Career Direct

The Career Direct assessment examines four essential components of career selection: personality, interests, skills, and values. After you have completed the assessment, you will meet with career coach to debrief the results. If you are interested in taking this assessment, send us an email with your student ID number and expressed interest.


Career & Major Exploration/Major-Minor Declaration

Are you looking to explore different career or major options? Strengths Vocational Advisors (SVA’s) are Lee faculty from the various academic disciplines who are prepared to listen, question, encourage, and guide you in a discovery of your strengths and calling. These advisors are especially helpful if you are choosing a major, or if you need ideas for linking your strengths to your academic life and career choices. They will often use the assessments listed above to help guide the conversation. To schedule an appointment, visit Lee University Handshake and click on “Career Center” in the top right corner.

Change of Majors-Minors

When you are ready to declare or change a major or minor, come to the Center for Calling & Career and we will guide you through that process.


Career and Graduate School Preparation

The Center for Calling & Career wants to help you feel equipped and ready to step into your career, even before you interview. We offer résumé and cover letter reviews, mock interviewing, job search strategies and more! Schedule an appointment here.

  • Handshake Resource Center: The Center for Calling & Career posts plenty of career resources in the Handshake Resource Center! You’ll find:
    • ATS-friendly resume templates
    • Cover letter examples
    • LinkedIn resources and more!
  • PathwayU Resources: Through PathwayU, the Center for Calling & Career offers students many career preparation tips and tools. You’ll find:
    • Networking tips
    • Interviewing tips
    • Resume action verb banks and more!
  • Graduate School Preparation: In our Handshake Resource Center there are articles and advice on how to prepare for graduate school. Resources include:
    • Curriculum Vitae (CV) brainstorming worksheet
    • CV template
    • General graduate school prep timeline and more
  • Interview Space: If you need a quiet, distraction free, and professional zone for your next web-based interview, you can reserve an interview space by visiting Handshake.
  • International Student Resources: In Handshake there are resources for international students that will help in the transition from college to career, including how to:
    • Apply for a Visa
    • Find jobs before and after college
    • Pursue graduate school
    • Receive financial aid, and more

Alumni Stories

In addition to these resources, alumni have shared some words of wisdom with you. Check out these short videos and be inspired: Success Series - Lee University.


Marketplace

Current students can make an appointment (once per academic year) to shop the Marketplace for one free gently used professional clothing outfit.  We want to remove barriers to interviews and other professional opportunities by providing this service. Students can make this appointment through Handshake. This service is only possible through generous donations from the Lee community and partners. Please note that the inventory fluctuates, and all sizes may not be available.


Job Search Resources

  • Student Employment Job Board: For part-time positions on campus.
  • LinkedIn: Find internship and full-time opportunities through building your professional network.
  • Glassdoor: Crowd-sourced company information.
  • Handshake: A great resource for internships and entry-level positions. Link and examples of current available positions below.

Handshake

For internships, summer opportunities, post-graduation career positions, and on-campus jobs, your first step will be to create a free account on Handshake. The Center for Calling & Career offers third party resources to students and alumni to maximize career opportunities. Advertisement of external events, activities, and job/internship posting do not indicate sponsorship or endorsement by Lee University. Handshake is a self-managed posting site where students, alumni, and employers can connect.

RSS Handshake Job Board

  • IT Specialist (APPSW/SYSANALYSIS), 12337471 March 1, 2024
    This job will close when we have received 100 applications which may be sooner than the closing date.Serves as an Information Technology Specialist and member of a development, administration, and support team.Within assigned areas, serves as a project team leader in the development, testing, deployment, problem analysis and sustainment of assigned AIS projects.Assists and monitors […]
  • Lead Human Resources Specialist February 29, 2024
    You will serve as a Lead Human Resources Specialist for the Small Business Administration (SBA), Office of Capital Access (OCA), People Operations Disaster Division - PODD. This position provides leadership support to the Human Resources Officer (HRO) in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of all recruitment and team activities.This is not a Remote Position.DutiesAs a […]
  • Animal Health Technician February 28, 2024
    DutiesJoining the Customs and Border Protection Office of Training and Development will allow you to use your expertise to support the health and welfare of service canines. This position starts at a salary of $68,405.00 (GS-09, Step 1) to $88,926.00 (GS-09, Step 10) with promotion potential to $88,926.00 (GS-9 Step 10).In this Animal Health Technician […]
  • MAINTENANCE MECHANIC - CAREER JOB W_BENEFITS EAGAN MN NC11651022 February 28, 2024
    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES1. Independently performs preventive maintenance and minor repairs on plumbing, heating, refrigeration, air-conditioninglow-voltage electrical systems, and other building systems and equipment.2. Performs preventive maintenance and routine repairs on simple control circuitry, bearings, chains, sprockets, motors,belts and belting, and other moving parts or wearing surfaces of equipment.3. Assembles, installs, replaces, repairs, modifies and adjusts […]
  • Campus Graduate – 2024 US Consumer Services Product Summer Internship February 27, 2024
    About AMEX At American Express, we know that with the right backing, people and businesses have the power to You Lead the Way. We’ve Got Your Back. With the right backing, people and businesses have the power to progress in incredible ways. When you join Team Amex, you become part of a global and diverse community […]
  • Equity and Inclusion Analyst February 27, 2024
    Interested in a career in the administrative support field? We are hiring for GS-13 Equity and Inclusion Analyst in Woodlawn MD! Visit USAJOBS - Job Announcement to apply directly with Social Security.   We rely on our employees to provide analysis, support and advice to our managers and executives. As an Equity and Inclusion Analyst, you will […]
  • Equity and Inclusion Manager February 27, 2024
    Interested in a career in the administrative support field? We are hiring for GS-14 Equity and Inclusion Manager in Woodlawn MD! Visit USAJOBS - Job Announcement to apply directly with Social Security.   We rely on our employees to provide analysis, support, and advice to our managers and executives. As an Equity and Inclusion Manager, you will […]
  • Process Controls Engineer February 27, 2024
    Airswift has been tasked by one of its major clients to seek a Process Control Engineer to work on a one-year contract in Superior, WI.Summary:The Process Control Engineer will be responsible for the process control support in a refinery operating area. Will be working closely with the operation team, process engineers, and the Controls Technician […]
  • Service Review Specialist (Records Custodian) (3905-12) February 23, 2024
    Service Review Specialist (Client Records Custodian) (3905-12)Highly Competitive Employee Benefits Package and Generous Paid Time Off11 Paid Holidays, Immediately Begin with 40 hours of Paid Vacation and accruing Sick Time, Earned Personal Days, and Paid Parental Leave.Ohio Public Employee Retirement System which includes 14% Employer Contribution AND a defined benefit option.Highly Competitive and Comprehensive Benefits Package: Medical, […]
  • Senior Transportation Engineer, Caltrans (JC-417622) February 22, 2024
    Branch Chief, Advance Planning – Project StudiesSenior Transportation Engineer, CaltransJob Control: JC-417622Classification: Senior Transportation Engineer, CaltransAnnual Salary: $130,632.00 – $163,500.00Apply by: 3/1/2024All applications must be submitted through the link external link on Calcareers."At Caltrans, we foster a supportive environment that encourages open communication and mutual respect, empowering you to bring your best ideas forward. Our […]

RSS Handshake Internship Board

  • Scaling Up Operations Intern at Management Systems International February 28, 2024
    Employer: Management Systems International Expires: 03/06/2024 Management Systems International (MSI), a Tetra Tech Company, is a Washington, D.C. metro area management consultancy with a 40-year history of delivering results for our clients. Our expertise is in the fields of monitoring and evaluation; democracy and governance; peace and stability; rule of law and accountability; education; gender […]
  • Campus Graduate – 2024 US Consumer Services Product Summer Internship at American Express February 27, 2024
    Employer: American Express Expires: 03/02/2024 About AMEX At American Express, we know that with the right backing, people and businesses have the power to You Lead the Way. We’ve Got Your Back. With the right backing, people and businesses have the power to progress in incredible ways. When you join Team Amex, you become part of […]
  • Student Trainee (Administrative and Office Support) at U.S. Customs and Border Protection February 27, 2024
    Employer: U.S. Customs and Border Protection - U.S. Customs and Border Protection Expires: 03/05/2024 DutiesThe Pathways Program is designed to provide students enrolled in a wide variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with opportunities to work in agencies and explore Federal careers while still in school and while getting paid for […]
  • FWRI Steidinger Scholar Intern, Fish and Wildlife Health St. Petersburg at Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission February 23, 2024
    Employer: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Expires: 03/07/2024 The Steidinger Scholars program was established in honor of Dr. Karen Steidinger, a world-renowned pioneering woman in harmful algal bloom research and a formative figure in the history of FWC’s Fish and Wildlife Research Institute (FWRI). Dr. Steidinger’s career includes numerous significant contributions to dinoflagellate research, which […]
  • Intern, Marketing Communications at Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. February 21, 2024
    Employer: Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. Expires: 03/06/2024 What You’ll LearnProject:Drafting and editing blogs and social media contentAssisting with industry and internal events and tradeshows including All Hands meetingsGraphic Design is a plusCurating and updating photo archive and gallerySkills You’ll Learn:Project prioritizationImprove writing and presentation skillsEvent managementCorporate social media styleMultitaskingHow to work with a diverse teamExposure to Semiconductor […]
  • Student Trainee (Veterinary) - AZ or CA at USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service February 20, 2024
    Employer: USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service Expires: 03/04/2024 Want to make a difference while getting paid, receiving training, and having the potential to convert to a permanent, full-time job? Join the Food Safety and Inspection Service--the #1 employer of Federal veterinarians--and help protect public health! Join the Food Safety and Inspection Service as a Student Trainee (Veterinary) in Arizona […]
  • Summer Student Trainee - Inspection (AZ, CA) at USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service February 20, 2024
    Employer: USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service Expires: 03/04/2024 Want to make a difference and get paid for your work? Join the Food Safety and Inspection Service as a Summer Intern in Arizona or California (see locations below) at USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS)’s Internship Program. This is your opportunity to work in agencies and explore Federal careers […]
  • Backcountry Crew Member (Internship) at American Conservation Experience February 20, 2024
    Employer: American Conservation Experience Expires: 03/05/2024 SummaryAmerican Conservation Experience, a nonprofit Conservation Corps, in partnership with Saguaro National Park is seeking ONE Backcountry Crew Member to contribute to Trails Projects alongside NPS Staff.For more information about ACE, please visit: www.usaconservation.org.Start Date: June 2024Estimated: End Date: 10 weeks from start date*a 10-week minimum commitment is required*Location […]
  • EEDIP PhD Intern Summer 2024 – Nuclear Sciences (7969) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory February 20, 2024
    Employer: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory - Nuclear Sciences Expires: 03/07/2024 Job DescriptionOverviewAt a time when complex environmental problems are emerging on every front, the Nuclear Sciences Division's staff, capabilities, and facilities are delivering science and technology innovations for the environment, as well as for energy and national security needs. Our diverse work addresses a wide […]
  • Student Trainee (Clerk) at U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) February 20, 2024
    Employer: U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Expires: 03/04/2024 SummaryThe Office of Personnel Management (OPM) invites students to apply to our Intern positions. The ideal candidates are current Certificate Program, Undergraduate or Graduate students who demonstrate innovation and self-initiative. You will have an opportunity to train and develop your skills in career fields such as […]

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