Information for Non-University Employers
The Mānoa Career Center offers a wide variety of programs and services for community employers. The Mānoa Career Center programs enhance the University of Hawaii at Mānoa (UHM) experience by enabling students to develop skills in & out of the classroom, while helping employers meet their staffing needs.
From small businesses to international corporations, Mānoa Career Center connects you with students through part-time, year-round, and seasonal positions and alumni through full-time positions.
Cooperative Education (Co-op) and Internships
Serve as a host organization for students seeking opportunities to engage in career focused experiential work/learning experiences.
Community Service Federal Work Study
Provide educational employment opportunities for students in your non-profit, community service organization and pay only 25% of their gross earnings.
Partner with the Mānoa Career Center by Becoming a Sponsor
We invite you to become a partner with the Mānoa Career Center in helping students to reach their fullest potential as future members of the professional workforce. Your sponsorship will fund programs that enhance the awareness, exploration, experience and evaluation of students in their life long career planning:
- Scholarships in recognition of outstanding work ethics and contribution of students who work
- Programs which assist students in connecting education with the world of work
- Equipment and supplies needed for career fairs and other outreach activities
- Advisory Board - $1500
- President - $1000
- Director - $500
- Coordinator - $100 - $499
Post Your Job Announcement
Employers may list part-time, full-time and seasonal positions which will be advertised on our various sites. For full-time, part-time, and seasonal positions, please go to our sece online job database to post your positions.
Employer Recruitment Services
Participate in opportunities to meet with students and alumni through our Employer Recruitment Program. All arrangements are handled by the Mānoa Career Center office and publicized to the UHM students and community. Please complete the On-Campus Recruitment Form to request for any of our employer services and e-mail or fax it to the Mānoa Career Center External Relations Manager at email@example.com or (808) 956-4082.
- On-Campus Interviews
- Informational Meetings
- Information Tables
- Meetings with Faculty
- Resource Library
Mānoa Career Center is equipped with four private interview rooms for employers interested in interviewing qualified university students and alumni. Services include publicity, resume collection, and interview scheduling. We recommend that interested employers make early reservations.
The Mānoa Career Center Employer Liaison may also assist employers with collecting resumes from interested candidates for prescreening and scheduling interview appointments prior to the interview date. The option to request for prescreening only is also available.
In addition to on-campus interview services, we can arrange employer informational sessions where interested candidates can learn about your organization, employment opportunities, training, benefits, etc. These sessions can be arranged independent of, or in conjunction with, on-campus interviews.
If high visibility is of interest to your organization, schedule an Information Table in the lively, informal area known as Campus Center Mall. We can reserve a table for your materials and displays where you can market your organization, and have an open discussion with students.
Meetings with faculty
Along with meetings with students and alumni, we can arrange meeting space and other informal gatherings with faculty. If you prefer, schedule a hosted event such as a breakfast or lunch as part of your opportunity to inform faculty of employment opportunities for students and generate interest in their recruitment activities.
Add to the collection of employer literature to our career Resource Library by sending your organization's publications such as career recruitment brochures, fact sheets, annual reports, and etc.
Please send your materials to:
Mānoa Career Center
2600 Campus Rd, QLCSS Rm 212
Honolulu Hawaii 96822
Interview job candidates via webcam
On May 28, 2008 employers from NAVSEA successfully conducted a series of job interviews with student candidates from the University of Hawaii at Mānoa via webcam from their offices in California. Mānoa Career Center plans to allow other employers to conduct interviews over the internet via webcam. If you are a non-university employer interested in setting up an interview with job candidates remotely via webcam contact us for more information.