Information for Employers

Thank you for your interest in recruiting from the College of Engineering at Iowa State University! Engineering Career Services helps employers connect with thousands of current students and alumni who are prepared to make a difference in the world through creative, innovative engineering solutions.  With the exception of career fairs, all employer services are provide free of charge.  More information can be found by following the links on this page, but please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Whether hiring for post-graduation or internship/co-op positions, please take advantage of the following recruiting activities:

POST JOBS PARTICIPATE IN CAREER FAIRS INTERVIEW ON CAMPUS HOLD AN INFO SESSION HIRE ANINTERN Connect with Engineering Talent(Click on an area of the image for more info) Two of the nation’s largest career fairs held annually! Approximately 1,000student and alumni CyHire logins each day! Free and convenient – improve your recruiting success! A great way to network and increase name recognitionon campus! Complete projects and identify potential for full-time hires!

Download our Hiring Iowa State Engineering Students and Alumni Information Sheet for an abbreviated version of the information found on the above linked pages.

More Employer Information

Special Announcement:
Iowa employers may qualify for grants from the Iowa Economic Development Authority to help pay the cost of employing interns.
The Iowa Student Internship Program provides grants to small and medium-sized companies in bioscience, advanced manufacturing or information technology. This helps to offset the financial portion of intern wages.  Fall 2019, Spring 2020, and Summer 2020 Iowa Student Internship Program Applications will open after July 1, 2019. For more information and to apply go to: STEM INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
The Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Internship program provides grants to Iowa companies that offer internships to students of Iowa community colleges, private colleges, regents universities or to students who graduated from an Iowa high school and attend a college or university outside of Iowa.  Fall 2019, Spring 2020, and Summer 2020 Stem Internship Program Applications will open after July 1, 2019. For more information and to apply


Engineering Career Services Annual Report

View recruiting information for the past year, including: Career Fairs, On-Campus Interviewing, Experiential Education, and much more!

2018-2019 Annual Report Cover Page
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