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Career Services will attend Fall Career Fair at University Park

September 8, 2006

UNIONTOWN, PA - Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus Career Services Center will be attending Fall Career Fair held September 25-29 at University Park. This event is an opportunity for alumni and current students to meet local and international companies in one location. The career fair will feature full and part-time employment, internships and co-op opportunities, as well as over 500 companies that will be in attendance. Students will have an opportunity to discuss current job openings and network with a diverse employment community.
The event will focus on the following career fields: Business Administration, Administration of Justice, Engineering, Human Services and Nursing. The Fall Career Fair will feature both local and international employers and will consist of an internet resource center with career help desk and transportation information. For more information, call 724-430-4127.

The Fall Career Days 2006 schedule is as follows:

RecruiterCHAT —September 11-14

Join employer representatives for “online chats” prior to the Fair.

9/11       Resumes that Impress Employers, 5:30 pm, Chat with Shannon Smedstad, GEICO
             Make a Great First Impression: Interview Do’s and Don’ts, 7: 00 pm, Chat with Erin Ogburn, Kearney & Company

9/12       Impressing Employers at the Career Fair , 5:30 pm, Chat with Sushi Nanavati, IBM
             Preparing for the Interview , 7: 00 pm, Chat with Lynn Gerlach, National CIty

9/13      Emotional Competency , 5:30 pm, Chat with Todd Marotta, Ameriprise Financial
             Interviewing Skills and Resume , 7:00 pm, Chat with Abby Smith, Teach for America

9/14      Behavioral Interviewing , 5:30 pm, Chat with Kate Carson, Stockamp & Associates
             How to Work a Career Fair Effectively , 7:00 pm, Chat with Mike Avillion, Amarr Garage Door

diversity chat.psu- Multicultural Networking Reception
Monday, September 25, 3:00pm— 6:00pm , Heritage Hall, HUB-Robeson

Attend this Multicultural Networking Reception to meet employers who will be at Fall Career Days, exchange business cards with employers*, discuss opportunities in a relaxed atmosphere, enjoy hot and cold hors d’oeuvres PSU style. *Pre-registered students will be given 20 business cards to distribute to employers at the reception. DEADLINE FOR PRE-REGISTRATION: Monday, September 18

Non-Technical Full-Time Recruitment
Tuesday, September 26, Bryce Jordan Center -- 1:00-6:00pm

Arts & Design, Communications, Education and Community/Human Services, Finance and Accounting, Health Care/Medical, Insurance & Real Estate, Legal/Correctional/Protective Services, Management and Operations, Sales and Marketing, Supply Chain Management/Logistics

Graduate Student Recruiting Event
Wednesday, September 27, Bryce Jordan Center -- 9:00am-12:00pm
Interested in meeting employers looking for highly-qualified candidates to staff positions requiring advanced degrees and advanced experience? Fall Career Days offers you the opportunity to meet with these employers through the Graduate Student Recruiting Event - exclusively for PSU graduate students.

Emlployers will be looking to meet with grad students outside of the main arena where the press of undergraduate students may make it difficult to connect effectively with possible candidates ready for more advanced, leadership positions.

Co-op & Internship RecruitmentWednesday, September 27, Bryce Jordan Center -- 1:00-6:00pm
Arts & Design, Communications, Computer and Technology, Education and Community/Human Services, Engineering, Finance and Accounting, Health Care/Medical, Insurance & Real Estate, Legal/Correctional/Protective Services, Management and Operations, Sales and Marketing, Science and Research, Supply Chain Management/Logistics

Technical Full-Time RecruitmentThursday, September 28, Bryce Jordan Center -- 1:00-6:00pm
Computer and Technology, Engineering, Health Care/Medical, Science and Research, Supply Chain Management/Logistics
Individual interviews set with employers
Wednesday - Friday, September 27- 29
Bryce Jordan Center -- 8:00am - 5:00pm

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