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Career Services: Job Search

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Handshake Job Searching Tool

Handshake is an online tool for finding a job or internship, and resources to help you prepare your resume and be successful in your job search. We are adding new jobs from across the country and new resource materials every day! If you are a current Park University student, we have created an account in Handshake for you, all you need to do is claim your account by  Log in to Handshake »

Sign up for Handshake

Students & Alumni

You access Handshake using the same credentials used to login to MyPark, Canvas, etc

  • Access Handshake.
  • Click on Park ID
  • If prompted to enter your username, type in your Park ID number followed by 
  • Follow the prompts to set up your Handshake account


Handshake is Park University’s online job database for all Park students, graduates, internship seekers, and Alumni at our 40 campus centers nationwide. We invite you to create an employer account to post your event, employment, and internship opportunities. To sign up for Handshake for Employers, please click on the link below:

Handshake New Employer Account Registration

After registering, Handshake will send you a confirmation email. Once you have confirmed your email in Handshake, you will be able to create your company/organizational profile and select the educational institutions for which you would like to post your opportunities.  Your request will be sent to each educational institution selected for their approval. Park University’s approval process takes 3 to 5 business days to complete. Please visit Handshake’s Employer Help Page for additional support on how to set up and use your employer account.

Cover Letter and/or Resume Building Appointment

Additional Job Search Sites

Park University Library
8700 NW River Park Drive, Box 61 - Parkville, MO - 64152
Phone: (816) 584-6285
Toll-free: (800) 270-4347