Message From Otis Scott

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Employer Relations
Assistant Director
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For appointments please call 458-2910

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Otis L. Scott, Jr. known to many as “Scott” is the new Career Counselor for the Engineering Department, where he will be working with students to help them in determining their career path. Prior to joining UCC, he was the Manager for CPS Energy’s Diversity and Institutional Alliance program. He worked in various Human Resource positions while at CPS Energy from recruiting to HR Manager for 12 years. He had a brief career with CARMAX in Houston and helped open the San Antonio Superstore that is currently located on IH-10. Prior to this he served our country in the U.S. Air Force for 24 years.

Starting out in Security Force and working his way up to become the Superintendent for Advanced and Basic Courses at the Security Force Academy, Lackland Air Force Base. His knowledge and expertise resulted in him becoming a Counterintelligence Specialist and Superintendent with the On-Site Inspection Agency. This agency was responsible for enforcement of treaty requirements with signatory countries involving nuclear, biological and chemical weapons destruction. Promoted to Chief Master Sergeant, he was selected as the Command Senior Enlisted Advisor for the Air Force District of Washington.

In this role he advised and oversaw issues dealing with quality of life and professional development of the enlisted force. His volunteer roles include, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Texas State Council Diversity Director, Greater San Antonio Chamber Military Affairs Committee and Steering Committee for the African American Leadership Institute. He has been awarded the Legion of Merit, DiversityFIRST and Veterans in Business awards and retains life membership in the Tuskegee Airman Association and Air Force Sergeants Association.

He completed his BA with honors from National Louis University and his MA with Webster University, majoring in Human Resource Development and Management. His goal is to provide exceptional service in helping others on their career path and ultimately making them good corporate citizens for our country -- through guidance, mentorship and instilling the values of UTSA.

I am also contacting you to let you know about all the wonderful opportunities UTSA has available for employers. The UTSA Career Center offers a diverse range of services, which are designed to reach the student or graduate profile that your organization may be seeking. Our professional staff is eager to assist employers to find the best strategies to reach the most qualified applicant(s).

Some ways in which we can assist your organization are through Rowdy Jobs, our online job bank that allow you to post your jobs online, schedule on-campus recruiting, table recruiting, information sessions, and career fairs and expos. We can also assist you with establishing and staffing internships and coop programs. UTSA hosts several top-notch career fairs throughout the year to give employers the opportunity to recruit the very best.

As a Registered Employer you have the opportunity to:

  • Post all your job openings: internships, part-time and full-time.
  • Self-manage the content and timing of your job postings thereby keeping them fresh and current.
  • Review and choose resumes online only from the UTSA Students that meet your previously established qualifications.
  • Communicate directly with students via e-mail and receive student applications online.
  • Utilize one of our six interview rooms available for reservation that allows you to conveniently meet with applicants. Each interview room is equipped with High Speed Wi-Fi or wireless connectivity to the Internet

I would love to meet with you and for you to tour our facility and meet our wonderful staff.

I look forward to the opportunity to discuss this further. Please feel free to call me at 210.458.4780 or email me at Otis.Scott@utsa.edu. I will be contacting you to set up an in person meeting if that is agreeable to you.

Otis Scott
Assistant Director, Employer Services
The University Career Center
The University of Texas at San Antonio
210.458.4780 Office 210.458.4117 Fax

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