Recruitment Outreach Tools

Human Resource Services (HRS) offers the following advertising and outreach tools to assist in recruitment efforts.


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Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
hercjobs.orgHERC offers the largest database of higher education and related jobs in the world. WSU is a member of the Greater Washington State HERC (GWS HERC) – a network of 13 members throughout the state of Washington composed of colleges, universities, non-profit organizations, and research institutes focused on increasing access to talented and diverse applicant pools and working collaboratively in cases of dual-career hiring.

Diversity Resources:
(The Diversity Resources link above is intended to provide departments with additional outreach recommendations. The postings are not placed directly on each diversity site when they are posted to HERC however departments may choose to purchase placement on the individual sites.)

Resume Database | Access a resume database of 17,000+ Higher Education professionals. (To request access to the HERC resume database please contact Jaide Wilhelm)
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Workplace Diversity, the source for diversity talent™, is an experienced job-board for corporate recruiters who are seeking experienced diverse candidates.Yes All position types
Inside Higher Ed inside-higher-edrecruiters.insidehighered.comInside Higher Ed is an online source for news, opinions, and jobs for all of higher education. Inside Higher Ed allows job seekers to search by location, set up job alerts, and also features a dual career search function.
*Work with Jaide Wilhelm for account credentials to customize how your posting looks.
All position types
usjobslogo (by the National Labor Exchange) works with DirectEmployers - a federal contractor compliance solution that assists with the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Program’s (OFCCP) VEVRAA mandatory listing requirements and Section 503 regulations.Yes All position types
WorkSourceworksource_white_blue_rgbworksourcewa.comWorkSource is the State of Washington’s official site for online employment services.YesAll position types
IndeedindeedIndeed.comIndeed is a search engine, similar to sites like Google, which provides links to jobs all over the web. As a free service, Indeed includes job listings from employers’ career pages, staffing agencies, major job boards and newspapers in their search results through a method called aggregation. Details available here. Yes N/A - Indeed uses an aggregation method to determine which positions to scrape from
Twitter123 Twitter@CareersWSUThe Official Twitter of WSU Human Resource Services.YesHRS tweets all faculty and staff vacancies submitted through OPDRS on a daily basis.
Association of Public and Land Grant UniversitiesAPLUaplu.orgFree service for APLU members.No- work directly with APLU. All position types may be posted here. departments may post a vacancy free of charge to CougLink an online resource for current WSU students and alumni.No - work directly with ASCC.All position types may be posted here.
Life Science WashingtonLS WAwashbio.siteWith one of the fastest growing life science/biotech sectors in the country and hundreds of job openings today, Washington state is your destination for new career opportunities. Life Science Washington can be your resource for finding new job opportunities and recruiting and retaining the best talent. No- work with Jaide Wilhelm for account credentials.Ideal for life science professional positions.

The Official Facebook of WSU Human Resource Services. 

The HRS Facebook page highlights the people, culture, and community which power the university and make it one of the best places to work.

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Whether you need to place ads in local newspapers, major trade journals or online only, Jobelephant can do all of
your recruitment advertising for you at the same price you would pay when doing it yourself.

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