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Welcome to Career Connections!
This tutorial is designed to assist first time employers with
establishing their new Career Connections account.
Using a web browser (Microsoft Internet Explorer is recommended), go to the
USF Career Center website at www.career.usf.edu.
Click on the Login here link below the Career Connections box to access the login page.
Click on the Employers Login link
As a new employer, please select the Click here to create a new account link
If you are unable to find
a listing of your company
using different possible
iterations (ex. FBI, Federal
Bureau of Investigation,
etc.), click on the
“Can’t Find Your
First, see if your organization already exists in Career Connections. Type in
your company name and the system will display results as you enter each letter.
If your organization name comes up, select it by clicking on the
check box, then click “Continue”.
If you clicked on “Can’t Find Your Organization?”, fill out the Employer
Information section. We recommend that you complete all fields, but
those marked with an (*asterisk) are required.
If your organization already exists in Career Connections, the Employer Information
section is pre-filled. Scroll down to complete your own contact information.
Click here to view the
Recruitment Standards & Employer Expectations:
All organizations, and its representatives/recruiters,
participating in recruitment services and/or events must abide
Select Yes to the by the Principles for Professional Conduct, as outlined by
agreement. the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
The University of South Florida reserves the right to terminate
any organization or their representative(s) who behave in an
If you select No, we will unethical or unprofessional manner, uses candidate data for
not activate your purposes other than for employment consideration or uses
account. intimidation or harassment towards any candidate or university
staff member during the recruitment process.
For more information, copy and paste this link to your web
To participate, all employers must agree to the USF Career Center’s
Recruitment Standards and Employer Expectations Agreement.
Click here to view the Third Party Employer Agreement:
agreement while in
Career Connections The University of South Florida Career Center works with
selected Third Party Employment Services (TPES), doing
business as a direct employer or as contractor with the
direct hiring employer, to provide students access to their
employment opportunities. Since the Career Center can
neither research nor endorse TPES agencies, guidelines
have been established for the protection of students and
alumni. The Career Center, using due diligence, ensures to
the best of its ability that third party employers participating
in recruitment are operating as an employer as well as
adhering to NACE state and federal ethical and legal
recruitment standards and principles.
Select “I agree” if you are a
3rd party employer and you Right to Refuse: The Career Center reserves the right to
agree. deny access and participation to any third party employer.
Select “I do not agree” if you Definition of third-party employer: Third-party employers
are a 3rd party employer and are agencies, organizations, or individuals recruiting
candidates for temporary, part-time, or full-time employment
do not agree. We will not opportunities other than for their own needs. This includes
activate your account if you entities that refer or recruit for profit or not-for-profit, and it
do not agree. includes agencies that collect student information to be
disclosed to employers for purposes of recruitment and
Select “Not a 3rd party” if you employment.
are not a 3rd party employer
Additionally, all employers must agree to the
USF Career Center’s Third Party Employer Agreement.
Select “Yes” if you agree.
Select “No” if you do not
agree or do not wish to hire
Cooperative Education Agreement:
Click on the help
bubble to view the
Optional: Cooperative Education Agreement
If you are interested in being a Co-op employer, you must agree to the
Cooperative Education Agreement
For your username,
we recommend you
use your email
Select “Yes” if you are
a USF Alum.
Allow Student Viewing:
Select “Yes” to allow students
to view your contact
Complete the form. Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.
When done, click “Register”. You will receive an email confirming
activation of your Career Connection account within 24 hours.
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4202 E Fowler Ave Fax: (813) 974-5332
Tampa, FL 33620