UW Environmental Career Fair: February 22, 11-2

Step up your job search game by attending the 2017 UW Environmental Career Fair!

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Mary Gates Hall Commons, UW Seattle Campus
Hosted by the UW College of the Environment

Start gearing up for the Environmental Career Fair by joining us for a panel on:

Business and Innovation Careers for Environmental Majors
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
4:30 – 6:00 PM
Career Center, Mary Gates Hall, room 134

Panelists:

  • Elizabeth Szorad, Waste Zero Specialist, Recology CleanScapes
  • Mikaela Winter, Senior Associate, 3Degrees\
  • Benjamin Zuercher, CEO, Stuffmapper, SPC

RSVP to secure your spot!

Confirmed Employers

  • 3Degrees
  • A.I.S. Inc.
  • Alderleaf Wilderness College
  • Associated Recreation Council
  • Colville Confederated Tribes
  • EarthCorps
  • Fund for the Public Interest
  • HDR Engineering
  • Integral Consulting
  • IslandWood
  • King County Parks and Recreation
  • King County Water and Land Resources Division
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA)
  • NewFields
  • NOAA’s Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary
  • North Cascades Institute
  • OceanGate
  • Pacific Marine Research
  • Pacific Science Center
  • PIRG Campus Action
  • Port of Seattle
  • Ramboll Environ
  • Seattle Aquarium
  • Seward Park Audubon Center
  • Snohomish County
  • Solar Washington
  • SoundEarth Strategies, Inc.
  • Student Conservation Association
  • Taylor Shellfish
  • Trident Seafoods
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Washington Conservation Corps
  • Waste Management
  • West Sound Wildlife Shelter
  • Wilderness Awareness School

 


UW Diversity Career Fair Thursday, January 26, 2017

JOBS! INTERNSHIPS! FANTASTIC OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL UW STUDENTS! DON’T MISS OUT!

What: Diversity Career Fair

When:  Thursday, January 26, 2017

Where: University of Washington (Seattle) – Husky Union Building (HUB) Ballroom

Time: 5:30PM – 8:30PM

All Majors (Business, Engineering, Liberal Arts & the Sciences)

All Class Levels (Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Grad)

Dress: Business Casual

List of participating employers: http://students.washington.edu/uwnsbe/corporate/students.html 


Spring Career Center Workshops

Ah spring! Nearly at the end of the school year: cherry blossoms, singing birds, and for many of you: thoughts about jobs and careers. You might be graduating and looking for your first job out of school, or you may be focused on exploring career options or securing good internships.

Wherever you are in your career planning, you should take advantage of the UW Career Center spring workshops. Workshops are available on all sorts of topics from writing resumes to online networking. Best of all, they are free for UW students.

Find out more about the workshop schedule this quarter at the UW Career Center Workshop and Events Calendar.


UW Internship Fair: February 18

Hello Huskies!

Are you looking to gain an internship opportunity? Search no more! The Career Center’s Internship Fair is a great opportunity for students of all majors and class levels from all three UW campuses to connect with corporate, small business, non-profit and government employers who are all looking for Huskies, like YOU, to fill their internship needs. Some employers will have part-time and full-time positions available as well. Don’t miss out on this perfect opportunity!

2016 INTERNSHIP FAIR

  • Thurs, February 18th, 2016
  • 2:00-6:00pm, HUB Ballroom–Seattle campus
  • Bring 15-20 copies of resumes

The Details


  • All UW students from all 3 campuses can attend
  • Dress code – business casual
  • A list of attending employers and details about what to expect is here

Why Attend


 

  • Your future employer wants you to do an internship. 60% of employers prefer to hire job applicants who have internship experience.
  • Two or more internships will improve your odds of landing a job. UW graduates who completed 2 or more internships were less likely to still be looking for work 6 months after graduation.
  • Recruiters hire students who attend fairs. 92% of the employers who attended our 2015 Internship Fair and completed our survey indicated they extended offers to candidates they met at the fair.
  • Employers aren’t just looking for programmers and accountants. 50 of the employers who attended last year’s Internship Fair were open to ALL MAJORS!

Questions


 

  • Please contact Donna Chen at 206-543-0535 or email ccsevent@uw.edu .

We look forward to seeing you on February 18th!


UW Environmental Career Fair (Weds. 2/24)

envircareerfair promo imageThe Environmental Career Fair is just a couple of weeks away – Wednesday, February 24! The Career Fair runs from 11am-3pm in MGH Commons, with an employer panel from 2-3 pm in the Career Center (MGH 134).

Learn more: https://environment.uw.edu/students/career-resources/uw-environmental-career-fair/

Several groups across campus have put together workshops to help you prepare for the Environmental Career Fair & your job/internship search. These events are all free and open to all students. Two of these events – Xi Sigma Pi’s Resume Workshop (2/10) and the Environmental Studies Career Fair Prep Workshop (2/22) – are focused specifically on helping students to prepare for careers/internships related to the environment and/or natural resources.

  • Resume Workshop (Xi Sigma Pi), Wednesday, Feb 10 5-6 pm, AND 207 Forest Club Room (see full announcement below)
  • Career Fair Success for International Students (Career Center), Thursday, Feb 11 2:30-3:30p, MGH 134
  • Internship Fair Success (Career Center), Tuesday, Feb 16 12:30-1:00pm, MGH 134
  • ResumeFest (20 min resume reviews, Career Center), Wednesday, Feb 17 10am-4pm, MGH 134
  • Internship Fair Success (Career Center), Wednesday, Feb 17 3:30-4pm, MGH 134
  • Career Fair Prep Workshop (Environmental Studies), Monday, Feb 22 5:30-7pm, Wallace Hall Commons
  • Career Fair Success (Career Center), Tuesday, Feb 23 12-1pm, MGH 134

Questions about the career fair? Please email envjobs@uw.edu