Tips for Job Seekers

Here are some helpful hints to assist you in seeking employment with Bismarck State College:
  • Read the job opening announcement thoroughly.
     
  • For staff positions, the job description is included with the job opening announcement, and details the responsibilities and duties for the position.
     
  • It's very important to review the required qualifications for the position you are applying for. If your qualifications or job experience meet the required qualifications, make sure your application/resume reflect it. Clearly detail how you meet the required and preferred qualifications in your cover letter and application materials. Also indicate how your education and experience relate to the summary of the position.
     
  • Instructions for the application materials that need to be submitted are included in the job opening announcement. Your application will not be considered if all of the required application materials are not submitted.
     
  • Proofread all your application materials for spelling and grammar errors. These documents represent your first impression to BSC.
     
  • If you are claiming veteran's preference, provide the required documents as listed on the application.
By following these tips, you will increase your chances of getting an interview and a job with Bismarck State College. Good luck with your job search!