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.
Preparation workshops for help with all those important things like: resumes, interviewing, professional attire, how to find a job & MORE! Learn more & RSVP HERE
Career Fair TIPS -
On-campus interviews begin 2/19/15!
Many employers will be screening candidates at the job fair.
|Employer||Positions Available||Geographic Areas Recruiting for||Internships Available|
Accounting-Staff Accountant Development Program
|Ageatia Technology Consultancy Services Inc||Management -- Intern
Full-cycle recruiting: source, screen, interview, debrief and close candidates for technical positions.
Source candidates for client requirements using various resources and tools. List job postings on job boards, social media
Have a thorough understanding of nature of job opening and explain it to the candidate during phone screen.
Phone screen candidates, coordinate candidate interviews with Client
Negotiate compensation and other employment issues
Perform professional reference and coordinate with background check agency.
Compose offer letters and negotiate compensation package with candidates to be hired.
Assist in the administration of employee orientation/benefits
Develop candidate relationships to maintain a pipeline of qualified resources
An understanding of IT terminology, roles, and positions is preferred
High degree of professionalism and ethics are a must
Outgoing and a positive, pleasant personality
Ability to work in a team environment
|Illinois & Chicago Area||Yes|
|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|
|All BKD Locations||Yes|
|Blain's Farm and Fleet||Retail Management Training Program
Retail Management Internships
|BPC||Benefit Specialist; Client Ambassadors||Champaign, IL||Yes|
|Camp Little Giant||Summer camp staff:
Summer Camp Counselors, Summer Head Counselor, Summer Activity Specialists, Summer Lifeguards, Summer Activity Coordinator, Summer camp nurses, Summer Camp Kitchen Cooks.
|We are located in Southern Illinois amongst the Shawnee National Forest and Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge on Little Grassy Lake.||Yes|
|Carle Foundation||Business Administration, Business Analysts, Claims, Clerical, Marketing, Compliance, Sales, Communications, Nursing, Pharmacy, Case Management, and Security.||East Central Illinois||No|
|Caterpillar||Logistics and Information Technology Full time and Internships||Midwest||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|
|CDW||Inside Sales - Account Manager||No|
|Cromwell Group Inc of Illinois||On-air
|Central Illinois - Wabash Valley (IN)||Yes|
|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|
|Decatur Police Department||Police Patrol Officer||All areas||Yes|
|Douglas-Hart Nature Center||Summer Interns for May/June-August, 2015.
Positions are open on two teams: our Conservation team, working with habitat restoration and natural resources, and our Educational team, leading summer day camps.
|Employees will need transportation to and from our Mattoon property.||Yes|
|EIU School of Famliy and Consumer Sciences||Students interested in Undergraduate and Graduate options in the School of Family and Consumer Sciences as well as the MA in Gerontology graduate program||No|
Enterprise Rent-A-Car is owned and operated by St. Louis-based Enterprise Holdings, a privately held company which, through its regional subsidiaries, also owns and operates the Alamo Rent A Car and National Car Rental brands. Known for exceptionally low rates and outstanding customer service, Enterprise is an internationally recognized brand with more than 8,200 neighborhood and airport locations in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia and Africa. Moreover, with more than 6000 offices located within 15 miles of 90 percent of the U.S. population, Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers a wide variety of car leasing, vanpooling, car sharing and hourly rental programs – and local car rental customers are picked up at no extra cost.
|Chicago/suburbs, greater Illinois, national||Yes|
|Entertainment Cruises||Sales and Customer Service Internship||Yes|
|Express Employment Professionals||Direct Hire Placements available in the following fields: Management, Marketing, Accounting, Finance, Office Professionals, and Industrial Technology - Confidential Interviews/Never a Fee||Illinois Counties to include: Clark, Coles, Cumberland, Douglas, Effingham, Jasper, Moultrie, and Shelby||Yes|
|Franchise Tax Board - State of California (Chicago, IL district office)||The overall mission of the FTB is to provide the services and information to help taxpayers file accurate and timely tax returns and pay the proper amount owed. To accomplish this mission, we develop knowledgeable and engaged employees, administer and enforce the law with fairness and integrity, and responsibly manage the resources allocated to us.
The Chicago District office hires Accounting Majors as entry level Tax Auditors. Auditors work out of the Chicago District office and travel too Mid to Large size companies headquartered in the Midwest to assure the companies California Income Tax Return is in compliance with California Income Tax Law. Travel is required 25-50% of the time.
We are looking for progressive, innovative people to join our high-quality, professional Audit team. You will stay on the leading edge of tax issues and learn about a broad range of industries and reporting methods.
As an Auditor, you will:
•Conduct income tax audits on taxpayers ranging from small to large multi-national corporations.
•Work with recognized leaders in the tax administration field, as well as be on the leading edge of ever-changing income tax laws.
•Analyze information. Research tax law and prepare audit schedules and written reports to support your audit recommendations.
•Receive four to six weeks of paid training on the audit process, income tax returns, and potential audit issues. We provide on-going training throughout your career so you stay current with the tax laws.
A career in audit and taxation is diverse with endless opportunities!
|Office is located in Chicago, IL. Travel is required 25-50% and is mainly throughout the Midwest||No|
|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|
|Impact Networking||Sales Consultants||Waukegan, IL
|Innovative Staff Solutions||Staffing/Human Resources; Customer Service||Yes|
|Jewel Osco||Store Management Trainee Program||Chicagoland||Yes|
|Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches||Guerilla Marketing Specialist, Training Manager, Guerilla Marketing Intern, Training Department Intern||Yes|
|Lee Enterprises||Sales, Reporters, Clerical||Central Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Midwest, Nationwide||Yes|
|Mary Kay Cosmetics||entry level commission sales
|McKendree University||Recruiting students for our graduate programs|
|Mediacom Communications Corporation||Installers||Charleston/ Mattoon||No|
|Medix||Recruiter into Sales Account Manager||Chicago, IL (New Downtown Location!)||Yes|
Resident (includes a Master's of Urban Education degree and yearlong internship in an urban classroom with a highly effective mentor teacher)
All majors; no teaching background required
|Modern Woodmen of America||
|Southern Illinois - includes from East St. Louis to Charleston and all of Southern Illinois||Yes|
Mobile Sports Camp Instructor
|United States Air Force Bases - across the USA. We are normally notified by the USAF contracting office of the base locations in late March.||No|
|North American Lighting||
|Illinois, Alabama, Michigan||Yes|
|Northwestern Mutual McClure Financial Group||College Financial Representative, Full Time Financial Representative||Champaign-Urbana, Springfield, Peoria, Bloomington-Normal, Kankakee||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|
|Penske Truck Leasing||Sales and Operations Management Trainees||Chicagoland Area||Yes|
|Prudential||Financial Professional Associate||Greater Illinois|
|Schneider||Sales Account Executive, Driver Recruiter, Customer Service, Driver Manager, Internship, Finance, IT, Operations||Yes|
|The Sherwin-Williams Company||Management/Sales Training Program
Management/Sales Internship Program
|Central Illinois, Peoria, Chicagoland, St. Louis||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.|
|State Farm Insurance - Josh Baumgartner Agency||Entrepreneur minded individual who strives to own their own business!
I am looking to hire someone whose personal goal is to make $500,000 a year by age 40.
I am looking to hire an individual to work in my office for 2 years and do so well that State Farm hires you to have your own State Farm office.
That is how I got my office. I worked for an agent for 2 years then State Farm hired me to get my own office.
I have had one employee do the same. He was recently hired by State Farm to start his own office.
The income potential is limitless owning your own office. Last year at age 30 I made $176,000
My goal again is to hire someone whose personal goal is to make $500,000 a year by age 40.
|Chicagoland / Northwest Indiana||Yes|
|TMC Transportation||Freight Broker and Inside Sales Executive||IL, AR, IA, IN, SC, MO||Yes|
|Total Quality Logistics||Sales Representatives||Nationwide||Yes|
|United States Marine Corps||To include but not limited to: Aviation, Communications, Intelligence, Finance and Logistics||Initial training is in Quantico Virginia.||Yes|
|University of Illinois Springfield - Office of Graduate Intern Programs||Graduate Public Service Interns
Illinois Legislative Staff Interns
|US Army National Guard||FT and PT Position within the State of Illinois and the Illinois Army National Guard||All Illinois||Yes|
|U.S. Army Recruiting Battalion Indianapolis||All||No|
|WestPoint Financial Group||financial advisors||Central Illinois||No|