Spring Career Expo

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Wednesday, February 11, 2015: Purdue North Central – Library Student Faculty Building Room 144


Friday, February 13, 2015: Purdue Calumet – Fitness and Recreation Center


This is a Purdue Exclusive Event – Open to Purdue Students and Alumni system-wide

*Job Seekers may be asked to present their PUID cards upon arrival






If you have questions or need additional information, please contact the Career Center at 219-989-2600 or careerservices@purduecal.edu




Spring Career Expo Prep Workshops

Are you planning to attend the Spring Career Expo and want to make sure you are prepared to network with employers and make a winning first impression?? Or do you want to prepare for an upcoming interview or other career event?

The Career  Center will be offering 2 workshops to help you prepare!

Want to learn how to write a winning resume? Then register to attend one of our “Resume Writing” Workshops:

Friday January 23rd – 10:00am-12:00pm
Friday February 6th – 2:00pm-4:00pm

Want to learn how to make a winning first impression at a career fair? Then register to attend one of our “How to Impress Employers” Workshops:

Friday January 23rd – 2:00pm-4:00pm
Friday February 6th – 10:00am-12:00pm

Click on the session(s) you would like to attend to register through CareerTrax. You Must Register To Attend!

Have questions or need additional information? Contact the Career Center at 219-989-2600 or careerservices@purduecal.edu

Drop In Advising Cancelled November 26th and November 27th

Due to the Thanksgiving Holiday Break, all Drop-In Advising Sessions will be cancelled Wednesday November 26th and Thursday November 27th. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Have a Happy Holiday!

Etiquette Lunch and Lesson November 7th!

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The Career Center is now accepting reservations for the Etiquette Lesson and Lunch. The event is scheduled for Friday November 7th from 11:30am-1:30pm in Room With a View (Student Union Library Building)  Students can enjoy lunch, network with employers and learn proper manners along the way. 

A $10.00 deposit is due at the time of registration and is refundable upon participation in the event. Space is limited, so you must come to The Career Center to register by October 31st to reserve a spot. Don’t miss out on this great networking event.  For more information, call 219-989-2600.


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Upcoming Events for October!!

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
  • Speedway
  • St. John Animal Clinic
  • Staff Source
  • Standard Bank
  • The Adventure Club
  • Trade Winds Services
  • Ultimate Security
  • US Steel
  • Vector Marketing

Ameristar Casino Information Session

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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
  • Facilities
  • Food and Beverage
  • Marketing
  • Table Games
  • Hotel

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. 


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