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!

Etiquette Lunch Pic 2014

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.


Etiquette Lunch Pic 2014

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

Ameristar logo

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. 


Ameristar logo

We are Back in Business!!!

Open for Business

Open for Business


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
Wednesday: 12:00pm
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                                                                    



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.

 To qualify:

  1. Be a  full-time junior or senior at the time of the internship (if you are graduating May 2014, sorry you do not qualify)
  2. Completing your first bachelor’s degree
  3. Have a minimum 2.8 GPA
  4. 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 amber.garrett@purduecal.edu

 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.