Employment Opportunities Conference

Time: February 5, 2009 - 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Location: University Center Gym and Rangos Ballroom

Whether you are seeking a summer internship or a full-time employment opportunity, the EOC is an excellent job fair for you to attend.  Over
65 "actively recruiting" organizations have already registered -- don't miss your chance to meet them.

Date: Thursday, February 5
Time: 12-6pm
Location: University Center Gym and Rangos Ballroom

Eligible to attend: Open to all currently enrolled degree seeking students of Carnegie Mellon University and Carnegie Mellon alumni

Registration deadline: Monday, February 2 (Midnight)
Coat/Backpack check: 11:30-6:30pm in UC-McKenna/Peter/Wright

Please register through your TartanTRAK account:
Login to TartanTRAK, select the "info sessions/events" tab, then select "Employment Opportunities Conference."

IMPORTANT: Nametags will be required for admission. Once you have registered through TartanTRAK, your nametag can be picked up the day of the job fair from 10am-6pm: UC- 2nd floor (at the top of the stairs outside of Rangos 3)

Companies attending: Viewable on TartanTRAK. Login, select the "info sessions/events" tab, then select "Employment Opportunities Conference"

NOTICE REGARDING EMPLOYERS NOT ACCEPTING RESUMES: Be aware that due to recent changes in the Federal employment laws, some employers may not be able to accept your resume and may refer you to apply on their website.

How To Prepare
  • Update your resume -- schedule early with your Career Consultant for a review
  • Resume Blitz Week - each college will be offering opportunities for you to have your resume reviewed by your Career Consultant during the week of January 26 -- 30
  • Attend the Career Center Workshop -- "Working a Job Fair", Thursday, January 29, UC- Rangos 3, 4:30-5:30pm
  • Review the Career Center "Career Success Guides" entitled "Job Fairs" and "Professional Presentations."
  • To avoid cluster printer delays, please print your resumes early
  • Dress in professional business attire, according to the industry you are pursuing. Not recommended: jeans, t-shirts and tennis shoes.
  • Be sure to bring many copies of your resume (one per company in which you have interest, plus extras)
  • Check your coat and backpack in McKenna/Peter/Wright from 11:30am-6:30pm.
  • For questions please contact your Career Consultant.

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