Peer Career Advisors

Peer Career Advisors (PCAs) assist the Auburn University Career Center office in reaching out, educating and advising Auburn students on resources through one-on-one interactions and group presentations.

PCAs are trained to help students with the following:

  • resumes
  • cover letters
  • job search strategies
  • tips on how to work career events

 

Meet the 2014-2015 PCAs

 

Apply for 2015-2016 Positions

Thank you for your interest in working with the Auburn University Career Center, as Peer Career Advisor. Peer Career Advisors (PCAs) play a valuable and important role within our office. PCAs meet with students during walk-in hours and are trained in resume and cover letter review and critique, major exploration resources and job search strategies. Students selected for this group can expect to handle the following responsibilities:

  • Work 5 hours a week (possibility of up to 10 depending on need)
    • Availability Monday – Friday between 9 am & 4 pm
  • Attend scheduled training sessions
  • Active participation in projects and events to promote the Career Center and its goals
  • Excellent command and grasp of the English language (both written and verbal)

PCAs are compensated hourly with 1st year advisors earning $7.25 per hour. Additionally, they benefit from priority registration, employer networking and the ability to hone valuable workplace skills and abilities.

Want to apply?

  1. Must meet the following Auburn University Career Center Requirements
    • Be an undergraduate student at Auburn University during the 2015-2016 Academic Year with at least two (2) semesters completed at Auburn University.
    • Be a student in Good Academic Standing, as set forth by the Student Policy eHandbook, and have a GPA of no less than 3.0.
  2. Fill out the attached application form and answer all questions completely.
  3. Application due by 4:45 PM on Friday March 20, 2015.

Last Updated: Feb 2, 2015

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