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Spring 2018 Job & Internship Fair

Thursday, March 1, 2018 

12 - 4 p.m.

University Union - Grand Ballroom - Map It!

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 WEEKs February 20-March 2!
Preparation workshops for help with all those important things like: resumes, interviewing, professional attire, how to find a job & MORE! Learn more & RSVP HERE


interviewiconOn-campus interviews begin March 2!
Many employers will be screening candidates at the job fair.
Learn more & get ready HERE!

Participating Employers                                                View Floor Plan

Employer Positions available Geographic areas
Internships available

Allendale Association

We have a list of position that are currently open by reviewing our website https://allendale4kids.org/ and reviewing under the "Career tab" - https://allendale4kids.org/careers/open-positions/

Majors: Psychology, Social Services, Special Education, Family and Consumer, Undeclared, and all other majors interested in learning more about us.

Lake County IL No 


Software Engineers

Majors: Computer Science 


AXA Advisors, LLC

Financial Advisor

Springfield, IL ; Deerfield, IL ; Oak Brook, IL Yes 

Camp Kearney

summer staff positions, including Cabin Counselors, Activity Facilitators (game leaders, arts & crafts, high ropes course, go carts, run away mountain slide), Christian Education Director, First Aid Supervisor, Lifeguards 

Majors: All majors 

Central IL 25 miles southwest of Peoria   Yes 

City of Springfield Police Department

Police Patrol Officer

Majors: Criminal Justice 


Dayton Freight Lines, Inc.

Management Trainee Program
Management Internship
Dock Workers

Majors: Business related

Trainee - Midwest Locations
Internship and Dock - Arcola, IL


Enterprise Holdings




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Sales Management Trainee
Sales Management Trainee-Intern

Majors: All majors with business applications


Be sure to see this employer at Job Fair for Pre-Screening. More information available HERE

Chicagoland, Greater Illinois, Nation-wide  Yes 

Federal Bureau of Prisons 

Full time Federal Staff, Multiple Job Openings 


Ferguson Enterprises, Inc.

Sales Trainee Program, Outside Sales Trainee Program

Majors: Business, Communications


HESS International Educational Group

English Language Instructor (Gap Year) 
English Language Instructor (Career)

Majors: All majors welcome!


Taiwan, Korea, Japan, China, Singapore No 

Hollister, Inc.

Consumer Service Advisor, Customer Care Representative

Majors: All Majors

Office is in chicagoland Yes 

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services

Child Welfare Specialist
Child Protection Specialist
Daycare Licensing Representative

Majors: Social Work, Human Services, Psychology, Sociology, Early Childhood Education


Illinois  Yes 

Illinois Department of Revenue

Revenue Tax Specialist Trainee
Revenue Auditor Trainee

Majors: Revenue Tax Specialist Trainee - all Majors
Revenue Auditor Trainee - Accounting, Fussiness Administration, Finance with 21 hours of accounting course work


Revenue Tax Specialist Trainee - Springfield
Revenue Auditor Trainee - all of IL and around the US

Illinois Department of Transportation - Bureau of Investigations & Compliance

Auditing positions including Internal Auditor Trainee & Program Integrity Auditor Trainee titles

Majors: Accounting, Finance, Business (All must have a minimum of 27 hours of accounting related courses)


Illinois Student Assistance Commission

Corps, Community Worker

Job Duties 
• Provide accurate, complete, and sensitive counsel to students facing academic, financial, and social barriers to higher education 
• Deliver quality presentations to middle and high school student and their parents. 
• Represent ISAC at college fairs, financial aid nights, conferences, and college preparation events in a variety of settings including the classroom 
• Promote programs and services offered by ISAC to communities throughout the state 
• Provide technically proficient, yet easily accessible advice and information to the parents of potentially college-bound students on the college admission and financial aid application process 

State-Wide No 


Account Manager 
Sales Intern

Majors: Business, Entrepreneurship, Letters & Science 

Chicago, IL 
Madison, WI 
Indianapolis, IN 
Los Angeles, CA

Jimmy John's Franchise, LLC

Guerilla Marketing Specialist

Majors: All majors 




Entry Level Recruiter/Account Manager
Recruiting Intern

Majors: Business, Marketing, Communications

Be sure to see this employer at Job Fair for Pre-Screening. More information available HERE

National Yes 

Midwestern Securities Trading Company, LLC

Financial Advisor Trainee


Northwestern Mutual

College Financial Representative

Majors: Open to all majors

Central Illinois: Champaign, Decatur, Normal, Peoria and Springfield; however we do have locations across the US. Yes 

Pella Corporation

Field Sales Specialist, Associate National Accounts Sales Representative, Sales Account Manager

Majors: Sales, Management, Marketing, Industrial Technology

Multiple Locations No 

Prudential Financial

Financial Professional Associate

Majors: Open 

Champaign, Springfield, Bloomington Yes 


Management/Sales Trainee
Management/Sales Intern

Majors: Any Major but Business is preferred


Nationwide Yes  

Six Flags Great America

Cabana Supervisor Intern, Culinary HR Supervisor, Culinary Supply Chain Supervisor, Group Sales Intern, Purchasing and Logistics Intern, Retail Management Intern, Merchandise Visualization Intern, Safety Supervisor Intern, Loss Prevention Specialist Intern.

Majors: Business Management, Retail, Food and Beverage, Event Planning, Safety Management, Criminal Justice, Customer Service, Marketing

Gurnee, IL  Yes 

Skokie Police Department

Police Officer

Majors: All 

Chicagoland Area No 

State Farm

Various Opportunities

Majors: Finance, Accounting, Technology, Business


State Universities Retirement System

Member Service Representatives
Investment Intern

Majors: All majors


Champaign, IL
Urbana, IL
Mattoon, IL
Charleston, IL
Tuscola, IL
Danville, IL

Stevens Industries

Stevens Industries

CNC Machine Operators, Production Team Leaders, Project Managers, Drafters, Maintenance Technicians, General Labor (Assembly, Dock Work/Packaging, Machine Assistants), Forklift Drivers

Majors: AET, Construction Management, Manufacturing, Operations & Supply Chain Management

South Central IL Yes 

University of Illinois Springfield Office of Graduate Intern Programs


Springfield, IL Yes 

Webster-Cantrell Hall

Youth Care Worker
Case Manager

Majors: Social Work, Human Services

Decatur, IL Yes