Career Services is a one-stop shop for all your professional needs. Available to students and alumni, our services include resume and cover letter reviews, mock interviews, networking opportunities, job search assistance, career-related advice, and more. For a comprehensive list of services, click here.
October 1, 2014
Rapid Resume Reviews:
Monday October 6 and Tuesday October 7 from 11:00am -2:00pm
Two Locations available during these times: The Career Center, SUL 349 & The Writing Center, CLO 263
Get your resume reviewed before the job fair! No appointment necessary…stop by either location for a quick review session
1 On 1 Resume Workshop:
Tuesday October 7 from 2:30pm – 7:30pm
The Writing Center, CLO 263
Stop in for additional resume assistance from the Writing Center Staff before the job fair…no appointment necessary!
Part-Time Jobs Fair:
Wednesday, October 8 from 11:30am-1:30pm
Student Union Library Concourse
Bring your resumes and network with employers who are offering part-time/seasonal employment opportunities
Employers Scheduled to Attend Include:
- Ameristar Casino and Hotel
- BKD, LLP
- Buffalo Wild Wings
- Calumet Council BSA
- Centier Bank
- Purdue University Calumet – Education Talent Search
- Horseshoe Casino
- Indiana Tech
- Panda Express
- PhysAssist Scribes
- Regional Federal Credit Union
- Purdue University Calumet – Riley Child Care Center
- South Star Services
- St. John Animal Clinic
- Staff Source
- Standard Bank
- The Adventure Club
- Trade Winds Services
- Ultimate Security
- US Steel
- Vector Marketing
September 3, 2014
Ameristar Casino and Hotel will be conducting an Information Session on September 16th from 5:00pm-6:00pm in the HTM building Room 193!
They will be discussing various job openings currently available in the following areas:
- Cage Cashier
- Food and Beverage
- Table Games
This information session is open to all students, however College of Business/HTM students are encouraged to attend. Please RSVP for the event via CareerTrax.
Interviews will be scheduled for the following day for those interested in employment, September 17th, and will be held in SUL 349. Any student not able to attend interviews on September 17th may have the option to schedule interviews for Thursday September 18th or Friday September 19th at Ameristar Casino and Hotel in East Chicago.
Interviews will be scheduled at the event only!! For more information on the available positions or to apply, please visit www.ameristar.com/careers or contact Ameristar’s Human Resource Department at 219-378-3005
If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact the Career Center at 219-989-2600! We look forward to seeing you there.
read more ... Ameristar Casino Information Session
August 7, 2014
The Career Center’s Drop In Career Advising Hours for the Fall 2014 semester:
Tuesdays @ 10:00am or 2:00pm
Wednesdays @ 12:00 pm
Thursdays @ 9:00 am or 3:00 pm
*Special Evening Hours: First Wednesday of Every Month 4:00pm – 6:00pm will start in September. This session is not offered during Summer or semester breaks.
Sessions are first come, first served! Students must create and bring a resume/cover letter prior to review and must arrive promptly at the specified times above for assistance with the following services:
- Document Review (Resume/Cover Letter)
- Using CareerTrax/Online Career Services
- Job/Internship Search Strategies
- Student Employment Information
Other Career Center services offered by appointment only are Mock Interviews, Interview Preparations, Graduate School Preparation, Career Planning, LinkedIN, Professional Portfolio Building and Career Events
read more ... Walk In Review Sessions New Hours!!!
June 2, 2014
The Office of Career Services is now OPEN!! All Walk-In Services including Resume Review Sessions will resume. Resume Review Sessions for the summer will take place during the following times:
Tuesday: 10:00am OR 2:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am OR 3:00pm
All review sessions are first come, first served. Please bring a copy of your document with you!
If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact us at 219-989-2600
read more ... We are Back in Business!!!
April 4, 2014
The application period is now open for the Interns for Indiana Program!
This year we are collaborating with four wonderful companies offering 8 internship opportunities! Internships will take place during the summer. Interns will complete 400 hours and are provided a stipend of $4,500 paid in three increments of $1,500.
- Be a full-time junior or senior at the time of the internship (if you are graduating May 2014, sorry you do not qualify)
- Completing your first bachelor’s degree
- Have a minimum 2.8 GPA
- You must complete the application by 4:30pm, Friday, April 11, 2014 Click here for Application
Sorry, at this time the Interns for Indiana program does not accept graduate students.
Applications must be returned to Amber Garrett in the Office of Career Services (SUL 349) no later than 4:30pm April 11th. The application can be dropped off in the office, faxed in to 219-989-2770 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
The following list will provide you with participating organizations, position available and links to job descriptions:
Crowley Engineering, LLC | Mechanical Engineering Intern | http://bit.ly/1orgJuF
BeulahWorks, LLC | Computer Information Technology Intern | http://bit.ly/1j11bsh
NIES Engineering | Engineering Interns (Prefer Civil/ Civil Engineering Technology) | http://bit.ly/1lCAv4r
Tribologik Corporation | Marketing/Sales Intern | http://bit.ly/1iitb8E
Remember the application closing date for each of these opportunities is Friday April 11th at 4:30pm!
If you should have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the Office of Career Services at (219) 989-2600 or stop by SUL 349.read more ... INTERNS FOR INDIANA APPLICATION PERIOD IS NOW OPEN!