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Dear Employer:

On behalf of Alcorn State University’s Career Services office, we thank you for your interest in our students. We are excited to be an integral part of your recruitment efforts. Career Services offers a comprehensive employment program to help employers find the right employee.

Developing the Right Employee
Career Services assists students in making career choices, developing career plans, exploring career opportunities, sharpening job search skills, and finding jobs through individual appointments, on-line services as well as written and audiovisual materials. We make special efforts to invite all ASU students to use our services to plan their careers and seek employment.

What does all of this have to do with you, the employer?
Career Services strives to prepare students with the skills necessary to work in the professional world. Career Services serve as your liaison to find the largest pool of highly qualified applicants for your full-time, part-time, cooperative education and internship positions.

Finding the Right Employee
Career Services has several recruitment options for employers in today's competitive, fast-paced, cutting edge workplace. With one call to our office, we can set up on-campus interviews with students, refer resumes of applicants who meet the qualifications you designate, or post job vacancies for you. We can meet all of your recruitment needs for full-time, part-time, cooperative education and internship positions, and we welcome any recruitment challenge.

The Career Services staff wants to help you meet your bottom line by helping you find the most productive employees in today's market. If you need further information or have any questions regarding our services, please do not hesitate to contact our office.

We look forward to working with you!

Corporate Sponsors:

Ingalls Shipbuilding company logoHuntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard and provides after-market services for military ships around the globe. For more than a century, HII has built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder at its Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding divisions. Employing more than 38,000 in Virginia, Mississippi, Louisiana and California, HII also provides a wide variety of products and services to the commercial energy industry and other government customers, including the Department of Energy.

Sanderson Farms company logoSanderson Farms has grown from a small general feed and seed business in 1947 to one of the nation's leading food corporations in fiscal 2017, with sales of more than $3.3 billion. We are currently the third largest poultry producer in the U.S., processing over 4.2 billion pounds of meat in fiscal 2017. Our state-of-the-art facilities provide us the capacity to process more than 10.8 million chickens per week. We currently operate 11 poultry plants, with our newest complex having opened in January 2017 in St. Pauls, North Carolina. This location provides additional quality products for new customers, opportunities for our employees and, above all, value for our shareholders. Combined with our company-owned feed mills and hatcheries, we are well positioned to keep up with the growing demand for our products.