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Spring 2016 Career Network Day/Job Fair

Thursday, February 18, 2016

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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 8-19! 
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 February 19!  
Many employers will be screening candidates at the job fair. 
Learn more & get ready HERE!

Participating Employers (as of 2/9/2016).         View Floor Plan 

Employer Positions available Geographic areas
recruiting for
Internships available

Allendale Association

Youth Care Workers, Teacher Aides,
Special Education Teachers, Full/Pt. Mentors,
Therapists, and Therapeutic Recreation Program Specialist

Majors: All Majors, and specific majors within
the mental health field (Psychology, Sociology,
Family Consumer Science, Criminology,
Special Education, Clinical, and Social Work)

We tend to hire
areas 
near our
various locations, however we have
hired candidates
from Chicago IL.
and Milwaukee WI. areas if they are willing to travel
the distance.

No  

AM Transport Services, Inc

Sales and Service Minded Individuals

Majors: All

  Yes
Anamet Electrical., IncinterviewINTERVIEW

Customer Service Representative

Majors: Business, Communications, anything technical

starCONDUCTING ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWS: February 19
 Be sure to see this employer at Job Fair for Pre-Screening.   More information available HERE  

Mattoon, Charleston

No 

Archer Daniels Midland

archer daniels midland

IT Internship

Majors: Computer Science, Information Systems

Decatur, IL Yes

AXA Advisors

Financial Professional

Majors: All

  No 

BKD

interviewINTERVIEW

Experience BKD: Summer Leadership Program
Audit or Tax Internships
Audit or Tax Associates

Majors: Accounting 

starCONDUCTING ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWS: March 8
 Be sure to see this employer at Job Fair for Pre-Screening.   More information available HERE  

All BKD Locations, but targeting:
Decatur, IL
St. Louis, MO
Chicago, IL
Yes

Blain's Farm and Fleet

Retail Management Training Program

Wisconsin/Iowa/Illinois No

Bloomington Police Department

Police Officer

Majors: Any

Bloomington, IL  Yes 

BMM Transportation, Inc.

Account Executive

Majors: All Majors 

Chicago  Yes

California Board of Equalization

Tax Auditor - Chicago District Office

Majors: Accounting  

  No 

Camp Little Giant Touch of Nature

Camp Counselors. Lifeguards. Activity Specialist. Nature Specialist. Sports & Games Specialists. Nurses. Kitchen staff.

Majors: Recreation. Education. Special Education. Therapeutic Recreation. Outdoor Recreation. Forestry. 
Family Consumer Science. Rehabilitation. Physical or Occupational Therapy. Nursing.

Southern Illinois amongst the Shawnee National Forest and Crab Orchard National 
Wildlife Refuge. We have a beachfront and wooded setting.
Yes

Camp New Hope

Respite Male Counselors
Male Day and Night Summer Counselors 
Female Day and Night Summer Counselors

Majors: All, Special Education Majors, Recreation, Nursing

Local area Yes

Carle Foundation Hospital

Athletic Trainers, Clinical Laboratory Scientists, Registered Nurse, Dietitian, Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Pharmacists,

Majors: Athletic Training, Clinical Laboratory Science, Nursing, Nutrition and Dietetics, Pre-Physical Therapy, Pre-Occupational Therapy, Pre-Pharmacy

East Central, Illinois Yes 

Carriage Crossing Senior Living

CNA, LPN and Servers

Mattoon, Tuscola,
Atwood, Arcola,
Villa Grove, Oakland, Charleston, etc.
No 

CCAR Industries

Full and part-time openings to work with individuals with developmental disabilities in small group homes on weekends.
Starting pay is $10.25/hr. and $10.50/hr. once training is completed.
($9.75 and $10 for students living in university-housing.)

Majors: ALL

Charleston, IL  No 

Central East Alcoholism and Drug Council

Addictions Counselor, RN and Monitor

Majors: Any Social Service related field of study

East, central Illinois Yes 

Charleston IL Police Department

entry level patrolman

City of Charleston Yes

City of Peoria- Police Department  

Police Recruit

Majors: Law Enforcement

All  No 

City of Peoria - Fire Department

Firefighter 

Majors: ALL 

All  No 

CANCELLED 

Clover Technologies Group

Inside Sales, Supply Chain

Northwest Chicago Suburbs No 

CTF ILLINOIS

Direct Service Personnel (FT & PT positions available for students currently attending college)
Site Supervisor

Majors: Nursing, Psychology, Family & Consumer Sciences, Special Education, Human Services, Social Services, Counseling, & anyone looking for work in the Charleston-Mattoon area that has a desire to help people & give back to our community. . .AND HAVE FUN while getting paid to do fun activities with people.

We have locations in Tinley Park, Homewood & South Suburbs, Lincoln, Champaign, Charleston, Mattoon, Olney & Sumner Illinois No 

Dayton Freight Lines

Management Trainee and Management Internship

Majors: Business, Management, Supply Chain, Operations, etc.

Midwest Yes 

Decatur Police Department

Police Officer

Majors: Bachelor is Criminal Justice/Criminal Law 
Bachelor is Sociology
Bachelor is Phys.

Statewide  Yes

Department of Children and Family Services

Child Welfare Specialist, Child Protection Specialist, Day Care Licensing Representative, and Public Service Administrator

   

Eastern Illinois University MBA Program

MBA students

   

Enterprise Holdings

enterprise holdings

interviewINTERVIEW

Sales Management Trainee
Sales Management Trainee-Intern
Staff Accountant

Majors: All Majors with Business Applications

starCONDUCTING ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWS: February 19
 Be sure to see this employer at Job Fair for Pre-Screening.   More information available HERE  

Chicagoland area,
St. Louis area,
Greater Illinois
Yes 

Entertainment Cruises

interviewINTERVIEW

Sales and Customer Service Internship

Majors: Communications; Business (General, Marketing, Sales); Hospitality & Tourism Management

starCONDUCTING ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWS: February 19
 Be sure to see this employer at Job Fair for Pre-Screening.   More information available HERE  

  Yes

Ervin Equipment

 

Inside Sales for the transportation industry

Toledo office

No   

Express Employment Professionals

Business Management
Corporate Communications
Accounting
Information Technology
Marketing
Industrial Engineers

 

Majors: ALL 

Mattoon, Charleston, and Effingham areas. No 

Federal Bureau of Prisons

Utility Systems Repairer
Special Education Teacher
Correctional Officers

Pekin, IL  No 

Federal Bureau of Prisons - FCC Terre Haute, IN

Numerous 

Majors: ALL 

Terre Haute, IN  No 

First Financial Bank

Teller

  No 

Franchise Tax Board - State of California (Chicago, IL office)

Tax Auditors

Majors: Accounting

Chicago IL office
and auditors travel
the Midwest 40-50%
of the time
No  

French Lick Resort

Hotel Operations
Event Center Operations
Event Planning
Human Resources
Food and Beverage Management 

French Lick, IN Yes 

Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana

Various day camp and residential camp positions--all seasonal.

Greater Chicago and
Northwest Indiana:

Valparaiso, IN
Ottawa, IL
East Troy, WI
Palos Park, IL
Woodridge, IL
Sheridan, IL
 

Hamilton Center, Inc

Hamilton Center, Inc. is a regional behavioral health system serving central and west central Indiana. We are "building hope and changing lives" through a broad array of behavioral health services for adults, children, adolescents and families. Services are individualized; we work with the consumers to assess needs, and tailor a treatment plan to meet those needs. Hamilton Center also operates a rehabilitative Assisted Employment division. Employment Solutions provides training and placement services to persons with developmental/intellectual disabilities and social limitations.

 

Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, education, counseling, criminology. Masters in Counseling

  Yes 

Heartland Dental

heartland dental

At Heartland Dental we have an opportunity for everyone, no matter their background. We have successfully been relieving the administrative burdens associated with dental management since 1997. As we continue to grow we are always looking for hard-working, organized, positive and open individuals. We seek those with interest and desire to grow in areas such as:


Information Technology
Human Resources
Marketing
Payroll
Supplies and Procurement
Accounting
Customer Service
Finance
Graphic Design
Web Design
Web Development
Talent Acquisition
Management

We are also recruiting for our Dental Management Training Program (DMT). The DMT Program is a 6 month paid program designed to fast track your career in to key leadership positions within Heartland Dental.

Majors: All Business Related Majors

Heartland Dental,
founded in 1980 by
Dr. Rick Workman,
has grown to become
the largest dental
service organization ("DSO") in the United States. Currently Heartland operates
700+ clinics across 32 states.
Yes

Herff Jones - Cap and Gown

Warehouse, Office, General Manufacturing

Majors: ALL 

Charleston,
Mattoon,
Tuscola,
Arcola,
Champaign,
Urbana,
Tolono,
Pesotum,
No 

HESS International Educational Group

interviewINTERVIEW

English as a Second Language Teacher

Majors: ALL

starCONDUCTING ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWS: February 19
 Be sure to see this employer at Job Fair for Pre-Screening.   More information available HERE  

Taiwan, China,
Korea, Singapore
No 

HSHS Southern Illinois Division

Several, both clinical and non-clinical - Registered Nurses, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Health Information, Health Administration, Clerical roles, etc.

St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham, IL
St. Elizabeth's Hospital
in Belleville, IL

St. Joseph's Hospital
in Breese, IL

St. Joseph's Hospital
in Highland, IL
Yes 

Illinois Army National Guard

State Jobs (120 different job opportunities)

Majors: ALL 

Mattoon, IL  No 

Illinois Student Assistance Commission

ISACorps Representative, Community Worker

Majors: ALL

Positions throughout Illinois - regional staff
is assigned to a community college district
No 

Innovative Staff Solutions

Human Resources, management, marketing

  Yes

International Paper

Summer Internships, Supervisor Apprentices

Majors: Applied Engineering and Technology; Business

Shelbyville, IL Yes

Jewel-Osco

interviewINTERVIEW

Store Manager Trainee

Majors: ALL 

starCONDUCTING ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWS: February 19
 Be sure to see this employer at Job Fair for Pre-Screening.   More information available HERE  

Chicagoland Area Yes

Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches

Guerilla Marketing Specialist, Training Manager

Majors: ALL 

  Yes 

K. Hovnanian Homes

Assistant Community Manager, Summer Intern

Majors: applied engineering technology, management,

Chicago area Yes

Larsson, Woodyard & Henson, LLP

Staff Accountant

Majors: Accounting, MBA w/ Accounting Concentration

Paris, Casey, Tuscola, IL; Terre Haute, IN Yes 

Martin, Hood, Friese & Associates, LLC

Staff Accountant
Audit Internship
Tax Internship

Majors: Accounting 

Champaign, IL  Yes 

Mary Kay Cosmetics

Entry Level Commission Sales
Internships

Majors: communications, marketing, business, consumer sciences

Open Yes

McKendree University

Graduate School

Majors: ALL 

  No 

Mediacom Communications

Installer Technicians, Call Center, Customer Service, Human Resources, Direct Sales Representatives, Management of Technical Operations, Supervisors of Technical Operations, Business Analyst Internships

  Yes

Medix

Recruiter/Account Manager

  Yes

Menards

Manager Trainee, Management Internships, and various other positions throughout the company.

Midwest  Yes 

Midland States Bank

Full time positions available in our bank operations department and retail department (deposit operations specialist, commercial sales assistant, financial advisor, etc). We will have summer internships available in accounting and HR.

Majors: ALL

Internships will be held at our corporate office in Effingham, IL Yes

Midwestern Securities Trading Company, LLC

Financial Advisor Strategic Training Program - full time, paid training with the objective of placing a licensed, advice driven financial advisor with MSTC Community Bank/Credit Union Partners to lead their Investment Services Division.

Majors: Finance, Communications, Marketing

Midwest USA
Training takes place
in East Peoria, IL.
No 

National Securities

Junior Financial Advisor

Majors: ALL

Chicago and Lombard, Illinois Yes

Navy Officer Programs

Organization with opportunities in clergy, business, intelligence, civil engineering, medical, and aviation. The Navy also provides chance to further education and travel the world.

   

Northwestern Mutual

interviewINTERVIEW

Internship and Full Time Opportunities

Majors: We don't necessarily focus on major but rather finding the right person. A few majors we typically seek out are Finance, Business, Communication and Marketing.

starCONDUCTING ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWS: February 19
 Be sure to see this employer at Job Fair for Pre-Screening.   More information available HERE  

Central IL: we have offices located in Champaign, Bloomington, Peoria and Springfield Yes

Patterson Companies Inc.

Openings posted to: jobs.pattersoncompanies.com

  No 

Paylocity

National Sales Support, Entry-level Implementation

Majors: ALL

  No 

Peace Corps

Primary Education Teacher Trainer
Primary School English Literacy Resource Teacher
Sustainable Agriculture Specialist
Agriculture Advisor - Farm Management/Agribusiness
Agroforester
Health Extension Agent
Public Health Educator

Majors: ALL

Africa
Asia
Eastern Europe
Central America
South America
Middle East
Yes 

Penske Truck Leasing

penske

interviewINTERVIEW

Sales and Operations Management Training Program

Majors: All Business Majors

starCONDUCTING ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWS: February 19
 Be sure to see this employer at Job Fair for Pre-Screening.   More information available HERE  

Chicagoland area Yes

Prudential Financial

Financial Professional Associate

Majors: ALL

Greater Illinois No 

ResCare HomeCare

CNA/home health aide

  No 

Rural King Farm & Home Store

Rural King

Business Analyst
Office Manager
Web Content Writer
Accounting
Store Management

  No 

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Business Development Representative

Evanston, IL  No 

Sams/Hockaday & Associates, Inc.

Insurance Representatives

  No 

Sherwin Williams

Management/Sales Trainee Program
Management/Sales Summer Internship Program

Majors: Business Major preferred

Central Illinois and Chicagoland Area Yes 

Six Flags Great America and Hurricane Harbor

Aquatics Lead Internship
Corporate Alliances Internship 
Culinary Services Catering Management Internship
Culinary Services Finance Internship 
Culinary Services Restaurant Management Internship 
Culinary Services Quality Assurance Internship
Culinary Services Supply Chain Management Internship 
Culinary Services Training and Development Internship
Guest Relations Representative Internship
Purchasing and Logistics Internship 
Retail Management Internship
Retail Visual Merchandising Internship 
Ride Operations Management Internship 
Seasonal Safety Supervisor Internship
Security Officer Internship

 

Majors: ALL

Gurnee, IL Yes 

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Graduate and International Admissions

Graduate School

   

Springleaf Financial

Internships-Finance/Business

Majors: ALL 

Nationwide Yes

State Farm Insurance Companies

Multiple Opportunities Available for full-time and internship positions.  Bloomington, IL;
Dallas, TX,
Atlanta, GA,
Phoenix, AZ 
Yes 

Stevens Industries

Stevens Industries

CAD Drafters, Engineering CAD Designers, Project Managers, Team Leaders, Maintenance Technicians, Machine Operators

Majors: Pre-Engineering, Engineering, Management

South Central Illinois Yes 

Target

interviewINTERVIEW

Executive Team Leader in Training  

Store Executive Intern

Majors: ALL 

starCONDUCTING ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWS: February 19
 Be sure to see this employer at Job Fair for Pre-Screening.   More information available HERE  

Chicagoland,
Central Illinois, and Northwest Indiana
Yes

The Center for Youth and Family Solutions

Family Worker Foster Care, Residential Line Counselor

Majors: Sociology, Psychology

Danville, Champaign, Peoria, Springfield Yes 

Thrivent Financial

interviewINTERVIEW

Financial Representatives

Majors: All - however Finance, Business, Marketing, Entrepreneurship usually have particular interest

starCONDUCTING ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWS: February 19
 Be sure to see this employer at Job Fair for Pre-Screening.   More information available HERE  
 

Champaign, IL
Mattoon, IL
Effingham, IL
Bloomington, IL
Princeton, IL
Edwardsville, IL
Carbondale, IL
St. Louis, MO
St. Peters, MO
Yes

Timberline Knolls

Therapist, Nursing

Majors: Psychology, Nursing, Health Professions, Management

Lemont, IL Yes 

Total Quality Logistics

Sales Representatives

Majors: All Majors, Business Administration, Marketing, 
Management, Communication

Chicago/Nationwide Yes 

TrustBank

Finance, Accounting, Marketing 

Majors: Finance, Accounting or Marketing

Olney, IL or Cisne, IL Yes 

University of Illinois Springfield - Office of Graduate Intern Programs

Graduate Public Service Interns and Illinois Legislative Staff Interns

Majors: ALL 

Springfield, IL Yes 

U.S. Customs & Border Protection

Border Patrol Agents & Customs Officers

Majors: ALL 

Nation-wide  No 

USDA - NASS

Primarily data analysts and statisticians

Majors: Mathematics and economics. Other majors are welcome if the applicant will have at least 15 hours of math and statistics, which must include at least 6 hours of statistics.

Washington, D.C. and 12 regional field offices (Sacramento, CA; Olympia, WA; Denver, CO; Lincoln, NE; Austin, TX; Des Moines, IA; Olivette, MO; East Lansing, MI; Little Rock, AR; Louisville, KY; Harrisburg, PA; Athens, GA) Yes 

Walgreens

interviewINTERVIEW

Community Management Intern
Assistant Store Manager- Trainee

Majors: Business, Marketing

starCONDUCTING ON-CAMPUS INTERVIEWS: February 23
 Be sure to see this employer at Job Fair for Pre-Screening.   More information available HERE  
 

Illinois  Yes 

West & Company, LLC

Accountants

Majors: Accounting 

   

WestPoint Financial Group

Financial Services Professional

Majors: ALL

Peoria,
Champaign,
Springfield,
Decatur,
Bloomington
Yes