Roane State’s Placement Office offers a full range of job search services to students and alumni seeking employment opportunities. It is our goal to provide these services via the Placement webpage (www.roanestate.edu/placement) as well as through contacting the Placement Office located on the Harriman campus. Services include assistance in resume and cover letter preparation; improving interview and presentation skills; providing individual counseling and group seminars to assist with a self-directed job search and any other necessary skills needed to help the applicant to be competitive in today’s job market. RaiderRecruit is our online system where employers post their job opportunities and students/alumni upload their resumes which in turn will auto-match applicants with employers. This program also assists with many other job search resources customized to each student’s preference. Career Spots employer/recruiter based videos focus on effective job search techniques as well as providing a Career Exploration library of 550 videos describing the specific job/occupation details of each.
Other services provided by the Placement Office include Co-op/Internship information and assistance; Federal Work Study placements; weekly job search articles and various other job search resource links to access when needed. Online services provide job search assistance 24/7. The Placement Director is always available to meet individual requests when needed.