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Employer Forms & Letters
Tennessee Workforce Community Partners Letter
Employer Post Interview Assessment

Workforce Success is Important! Thank you for your interest in recruiting Columbia State students! We are happy to support your recruiting process in any way we can. Here are a few ways in which we can help.

1. Job Postings
We will be glad to post job openings to our Career Services website. Please note that our policy gives us the option not to post jobs for individuals or network marketing companies. Third party recruiters may post jobs as long as they list the employer for whom they are recruiting. Job postings must comply with EEO guidelines in order to be posted. To post a job opportunity, please provide the job title, position description and preferred application process via email to: CareerServices@ColumbiaState.edu

2. Internship/Cooperative Education Postings

Postings for internships and/or cooperative education should be directed to both the Career Services Office and also the appropriate academic division. For a full overview of student/employer requirements for internship/cooperative education, go to the following link: http://www.columbiastate.edu/career-services/co-op

Instructions to Post Internship/Cooperative Education
Email Internship/Co-Op Opportunities to: CareerServices@ColumbiaState.edu AND also the appropriate Academic Division Dean as listed below:

Division of Health Science:
Kay Fleming, Dean of Division of Health Sciences via email efleming@ColumbiaState.edu

Division of Science, Technology Engineering & Math:
Dearl Lampley, Dean of STEM via email dlampley@ColumbiaState.edu 

Division of Humanities & Social Sciences:

Victoria Gay, Dean of Humanities & Social Sciences via email vgay@ColumbiaState.edu 

Internship/Cooperative Education Forms require approval with academic division dean and/or academic faculty sponsor
Information Sheet for Cooperative Education/Internship
United States Department of Labor Fact Sheet Internship Programs under FLSA
Agreement for Cooperative Education/Internship
Mid-Term Evaluation for Cooperative Education/Internship
Final Workplace Evaluation for Cooperative Education/Internship

3. On-campus Recruiting & Interviews During Established Campus Events
The Columbia State Community College Career Counseling Services Office conducts numerous job fairs, career days, career clusters events, and onsite employer meetings during established campus events. Recruiting tables can be set up in order to recruit students during these established functions or events. Employers must meet the criteria in #1. Employers listed in the Career Counseling Services Office email distribution list will be notified of upcoming campus recruitment events. To be included on the on-campus recruiting contact list, please email your request and company contact information via email at CareerServices@ColumbiaState.edu

4. Be an Employer Volunteer!
Would you like to help our students in their career planning process? Volunteer to participate in our database of alumni and employers who are willing to give current students informational interviews or allow students to job shadow for part of your work day. Just contact us by phone or e-mail listed below if you're interested in being a resource and sharing your success!! Thanks!

Several students Why Recruit Through Columbia State?

Columbia State Community College is Tennessee’s first two-year college, with five convenient campuses and more than 50 programs of study. Every year hundreds of students and recent graduates either join the workforce in their field or move on to a four-year school. Read more.

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