SJSU Handshake for Faculty/Staff

Stay updated on career resources for your students!


Login with your SJSUOne login to get started! To view the student guide to using SJSU Handshake, click here.

Search for jobs & internships targeted to your students.

  1. Click on Jobs on the navigation bar.
  2. Create a search by selecting your search criteria in the search boxes.
  3. Save your search by clicking on the plus (+) sign next to Saved Searches at the top and naming your search.
  4. Share postings by directly copying the URL. Students will be automatically directed to the job posting once they login. Alternatively, share the 6 digit unique ID number in the URL for students to type in the search bar.

Request a presentation from a career consultant.

  1. Go to Surveys on the navigation bar.

See the results of the first destination survey.

  1. Go to Surveys on the navigation bar.

Connect with your college liaison to get updates on relevant opportunities.

  1. Click on the SJSU Career Center logo on the navigation bar.
  2. Under the Public Staff List, find your liaison and click on his/her profile.
  3. Click Follow User on the top.

Post your on-campus jobs for maximum exposure to students.

  1. Go to Click Sign Up > Employer.
  2. Fill out required information and confirm your account.
  3. Follow the introduction slides. At 3. Connect with Schools, select San Jose State University. At 4. Find Your Company, search for San Jose State University and select Join Company. Click Request to Connect.
  4. Finish creating your account. When you login to SJSU Handshake, you can switch between your employer and faculty/staff accounts by going to your name at the top right corner and selecting the correct account on the dropdown menu.
  5. To post a job, go to Job Postings on the navigation bar.
  6. Click New Job on the right hand side.
  7. Under Division, select your department.
  8. Fill out required information. Once the posting is created, it will be approved by Career Center staff.

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