career fair

Spring 2015 Career Network Day/Job Fair

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

University Union - Grand Ballroom


Open to ALL students and ALL majors!   Bring your Panther ID!

Meet and network with employers looking for YOU!  All students and all majors are strongly encouraged to attend this one day event.  Take advantage of this excellent opportunity to meet with recruiters face-to-face to explore careers, network and get the inside edge on full time jobs and internships.  See participating employer list below.    

CAREER WEEK February 9-18! 

Preparation workshops for help with all those important things like: resumes, interviewing, professional attire, how to find a job & MORE!   Learn more & RSVP HERE   

Why YOU should attend this event!   


 Career Fair TIPS - 
What everyone should know! 


   On-campus interviews begin 2/19/15!    


Many employers will be screening candidates at the job fair.        
Learn more & get ready HERE!      

Participating Employers (as of 12/19/14).  Many updates to come...check back often!!

Employer Positions Available Geographic Areas Recruiting for Internships Available
ADM Accounting-Intern
Accounting-Staff Accountant Development Program
Allendale Association COMMUNITY-BASED THERAPIST (Lake Villa), CASE SPECIALIST (Waukegan, North Chicago), PART-TIME MENTOR (Lake Villa), SECRETARY (Lake Villa), SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER (Lake Villa), TEACHER AIDE (Lake Villa, North Chicago, Woodstock, Benet Lake/Bristol WI), YOUTH CARE WORKER AKA MENTAL HEALTH SPECIALIST (Lake Villa, North Chicago, Benet Lake/Bristol WI) Lake County, IL. Yes 
Blain's Farm and Fleet Retail Management Training Program
Retail Management Internships
BPC Benefit Specialist; Client Ambassadors Champaign, IL Yes
California Board of Equalization Tax Auditor - Chicago District Office   No 
CCAR Industries Weekend staff to work in small, 4 to 5 person group homes. Charleston No 
CTF ILLINOIS -Direct Service Personnel (DSP) All locations: Great for current students!
-Developmental Trainers (DT) All locations
-Case Managers (All locations) 
- AP/AR Specialist (Champaign)
- Site Supervisor (Charleston/Mattoon) 
- Site Supervisor (South Suburbs)
-Registered Nurses (Charleston, South Suburbs)
-Craft Instructor (Charleston) 
-Certified Occupational Therapy Assistants (COTA) (Charleston) 
-Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) All locations
South Suburbs, Homewood, Champaign, Lincoln, CHARLESTON-MATTOON, Olney, Sumner No 
Cunningham Children's Home Youth Counselors, Special Education Teachers, Teachers Assistants Urbana  
Entertainment Cruises Sales and Customer Service Internship   Yes 
Heartland Dental 6 month paid Dental Management Training program, designed to accelerate recent college graduates into our organization. In addition, we are also recruiting for IT, Accounting, Human Resources and Marketing opportunities!   No 
Illinois Department of Transportation Engineer Technician   No 
Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches Guerilla Marketing Specialist, Training Manager, Guerilla Marketing Intern, Training Department Intern   Yes
Marathon Petroleum Company LP Accounting   Yes
Mary Kay Cosmetics entry level commission sales
open USA Yes
Medix Recruiter into Sales Account Manager Chicago, IL (New Downtown Location!) Yes
Patterson Technology Center Support Specialists, Software Engineers, Customer Service Reps, First Impression, etc.   Yes
Pella Corporation Sales Reps, Managers, Finance, Business Insights, IT Across the United States Yes
Schneider Sales Account Executive, Driver Recruiter, Customer Service, Driver Manager, Internship, Finance, IT, Operations   Yes
Six Flags Great America and Hurricane Harbor Aquatics Management Internship
-Corporate Alliances Internship 
-Culinary Services Catering Management Internship
-Culinary Services Department Training and Development Internship
-Culinary Services Human Resources Liaison Internship
-Culinary Services Restaurant Management Internship
-Culinary Services Supply Chain Management Internship
-Culinary Services Quality Assurance Internship
-Finance Cash Control Internship
-Guest Relations Representative Internship
-Retail Management Internship
-Retail Visual Merchandising Internship
-Rides Management Internship
-Safety Supervisor Internship
-Security Officer Internship
St. Mary's Hospital Medical Laboratory Scientist, all Healthcare related fields.    
TMC Transportation Freight Broker and Inside Sales Executive IL, AR, IA, IN, SC, MO Yes
Total Quality Logistics Sales Representatives Nationwide Yes
University of Illinois Springfield - Office of Graduate Intern Programs Graduate Public Service Interns
Illinois Legislative Staff Interns