Career Services

Recruit Our Students

We appreciate your interest in working with Central Piedmont to recruit our students and graduates for your open positions. Discover all the ways we can partner to assist you with your recruiting efforts.

Central Piedmont students and graduates come from 300+ degree, diploma, and certificate programs. Meet some of the best talent the greater Charlotte area has to offer.

Students, visit the Career Services for students and graduates page for job search resources and more.

Central Piedmont Career Fair

Career Services provides an excellent opportunity for you to recruit Central Piedmont students and alumni as well as community members for full-time and/or part-time, paid positions. If you have any questions, contact Career Services at career.fair@cpcc.edu.

  • Date and Location

    The Career Fair will be held on Thursday, March 5 from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. on Central Campus in the Worrell Building.

  • Registration Policies

    Positions you recruit for at the Career Fair should be:

    • paid
    • primarily full-time (and some part-time)
    • permanent
    • related to one of the college’s courses of study

    This event will sell out quickly, and space is limited. Registrations are processed on a first-come, first-serve basis. Career Services will email you a confirmation packet once your registration has been processed to confirm your space has been reserved. Once your reservation is confirmed, registration fees are non-refundable.

    You will be expected to comply with the guidelines set forth in our employer policies. Please review these expectations prior to submitting a request to register for the Career Fair.

  • Sponsor Registration Rates and Deadlines

    Only four sponsorships are available for the 2020 Career Fair. The Career Fair sponsorship registration fee is $500 and includes:

    • admission and lunch for three recruiters
    • two 6-ft. sponsor tables placed in prime locations at the event
    • personalized career fair sponsorship plaque commemorating your partnership
    • special mention of sponsors in career fair marketing

    You may bring a fourth recruiter for an additional low $10 fee. Full payment must be received by Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020.

  • Standard Registration Rates and Deadlines

    The standard career fair registration fee includes:

    • admission and lunch for two recruiters
    • one standard 6-ft. table
    • standard career fair promotional marketing
    Registration Type For-Profit Nonprofit Full Payment Due
    Early $200 $150 Wed., Jan. 15, 2020
    Regular $250 $200 Wed., Feb. 19, 2020

      You may bring up to two additional recruiters at a rate of $20 per each additional recruiter (four total recruiters for the event). We reserve the right to request a Federal Tax ID Number (EIN) to verify non-profit status.

      If you register during the early registration period but do not submit full payment before Jan. 15, 2020, your space will still be reserved, but at the regular registration price. Career Services reserves the right to withdraw your organization from the event if registration fees are not received in full by listed payment dates. Registration fees are non-refundable.

    • Register for the Career Fair

      • Go to cpcc.edu/recruit
      • Log into your existing user account. First-time users, review the Job Board section on this page for instructions on setting up your account.
      • On your dashboard, find “Career Fairs and On-Campus Recruiting.”
      • Select Career Fair 2020.
      • Complete all required fields and submit.

    Post Open Positions to the Student Job Board

    The student job board allows you to manage and customize an unlimited number of vacancy listings. New job seekers sign up every day to view job listings; the student job board received over 20,000 student visits last year. Career Services staff collaborates with appropriate faculty to promote awareness of your' full-time, professional career opportunities. Creating an account on the student job board also helps you stay current on upcoming recruiting events.

    • First Time Users: Set Up Your Account

      1. Access the student job board posting site.
      2. Click "Create Account."
      3. Agree to the terms and conditions.
      4. Input company email address.
      5. Reenter email address and create a password.
      6. Select your company name; if your company is not listed, click on "Add Company" and press continue.
      7. Fill in Employer – Recruiter Contact Detail Form and save.

      Please note that your account will be in pending status and you will be unable to view/request events until after a staff member has approved it. Please allow up to one business day for approval.

    • Returning Users: Post Positions

      1. Access the student job board posting site and log in.
      2. Click on post open positions and internships.
      3. Click on Add New Job Posting button.
      4. Complete Job Posting Form and click the save button. Be as detailed and descriptive as possible.
      5. Your position should now be posted.
      6. You can manage your job postings in your profile dashboard.
    • Sign Up for Career Events (Career Fairs, Part-Time Job Fests, etc.)

      1. Access the student job board posting site and log in.
      2. Click on post open positions and internships.
      3. Go to Career Fairs and On-Campus Recruiting and select Career Fair in the employer profile dashboard.
      4. Complete Add New OCR Request Form and choose Preferred Event.
      5. Click the submit button.
      6. If fees apply for the event, complete the following page as well.

      Career Services staff will approve or deny the request by e-mail.

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