Shadow Professionals in the Field
Explore an industry, organization or job function during a one-of-a-kind opportunity to shadow professionals in the field during Winter Break, December 17, 2018 – January 8, 2019.
Depending on the nature of the company you visit, your day may include sitting in on meetings, facility tours, observing daily work, informational interviews, or hands-on experience. The Job Shadow Program (JSP) is not a paid experience. Students are responsible for their own transportation to and from the host site as well as their lunch (unless otherwise notified) during the Job Shadow Program.
STUDENT APPLICATION SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
FIND THE RIGHT OPPORTUNITY
All winter 2018 job shadow opportunities will become available for students to view and apply for beginning October 22, 2018, and will close at 11:00pm on November 12, 2018.
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS(LINK IS EXTERNAL)
APPLY DIRECTLY THROUGH HANDSHAKE
Login to Handshake (arizona.joinhandshake.com). Click “Jobs” near the top-center of the page, then use the job search filters on the left-hand side of the screen.
Scroll down and click on “show advanced options,” locate the labels field, click “View All” and then check the box next to the Job Shadow label. All approved job shadow opportunities will have “Job Shadow” listed in the title of the position.
Click the “Apply” button to submit your cover letter and resume for each position you are interested in. You are allowed to apply for a maximum of 5 different opportunities.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Apply only for the opportunities you are 100% sure you are able to attend. If the date listed does not work for you, please find one that works with your availability. Please pay attention to the location of the JSP opportunities that interest you, as you are responsible for transportation to and from the job shadow site. By applying, you are committing to attending should you be matched to a job shadow opportunity.