*Contact CUHire to find out how to purchase a featured job on their platform.
CUHire is the University of Carleton's recruitment and hiring platform. As part of their services, they offer free and paid job postings to their university job board for employers looking to hire students, recent graduates, and alumni.
Through CUHire, Carleton University has multiple job posting options for employers to find great candidates from their 30,000-member body.
- Advertise co-op, part-time, seasonal, international, and graduate-level working opportunities.
- Free general job posting.
- Target specific schools and faculties within the university.
- Jobs can be posted for longer than 30 days upon request.
- Receive notifications about your job posting status.
Jobs are promoted across the Carleton University Career Services' social media accounts.
Job posts are promoted through job fairs, virtual career fairs, and recruitment events.
- Primarily aimed at North American companies.
- 24-48 hour processing time for new job posts.
- Only registered and approved businesses may post jobs.
Carleton University Career Services (CUHire) currently has a 4.3 out of 5-star rating on their Facebook page.
How to Post a Job on CUHire:
Eight easy steps for posting a job on CUHire.
Posting a Job on CUHire.
Select "For Employers."
Go to the Carleton University Career Services home page. Then, find "For Employers" in the side menu and select it.
Click "Register for CU Hire."
Select "Register for CU Hire" at the top of the page.
You'll be redirected to the CUHire registration portal. Select "Employer" from the list on the left.
Fill in your business and personal details.
Fill out the form by entering your company and personal details. Choose a password for your account and select "Continue."
Select "Post a Job."
You'll be redirected to your CUHire account. Locate and click "Post a Job."
Select the type of job you will be posting.
A pop-up menu will appear with the category of job postings CUHire offers. Select a category and you will be redirected to the next page.
Fill in your job post.
Enter details for your job posting and be sure to check that you have included all the relevant information for prospective candidates. You can preview your job advert by selecting "Preview Posting" at the bottom of the page.
Select "Submit Posting for Approval."
This is the final step. Once you're satisfied with your job post, scroll to the bottom of the page and click "Submit Posting for Approval." Your job advert will be sent through to the CUHire team for final approval and posted on the CUHire job board.
CUHire vs. Community Employment Resource Centre Ottawa:
The Community Employment Resource Centre (CERC) is a recruitment NPO that offers assistance to job seekers in Ottawa. While both job boards offer similar services, CUHire has a different pool of candidates which may appeal to certain employers. Job posters looking to hire experienced professionals or tradesmen may be better off using CERC.
CUHire vs. Indeed:
Indeed offers free and pay-per-click job posting options and has a wide geographical reach with its popular job board. CUHIre only focuses on candidates that attend or have attended Carleton University. The university also offers services such as virtual job fairs, promotional events, and focus sessions with candidates and employers.
CUHire vs. Ottawa Citizen:
Ottawa Citizen does not offer free posting and caters to a different target market of candidates than CUHire. CUHire not only offers job postings to prospective employers in Canada, but also advises and assists them in sourcing talent from their student body, graduates, and past pupils which Ottawa Citizen does not do.
What is CUHire?
CUHire is the career services and co-operative education department of Carleton University. They manage and run student hiring, recruitment, and career education for students, graduates, and alumni.
What does it cost to post a job on CUHire?
CUHire does not charge employers for general job posting, but they do offer a featured job advertisement upgrade which costs C$100.00.
How do I create an account on CUHire?
Go to their home page, and click "Employers." Select "Register for CU Hire" and then click "Employer." Fill in the registration form and submit your application by selecting "Continue" at the bottom of the page.
How do I delete a job post on CUHire?
Go to your account home page. Find and click "Job Postings" next to "Dashboard." Find the job post you would like to delete and then select the "X" mark next to it.