September 21, 2012
October is a great time to land an internship or job!
October is Job Fair Month in the Office of Career Advancement. There will be a part-time job fair on October 3rd in New Rochelle and the full-time job/internship fair in the Bronx on October 24th. The office expects over 130 employers that are looking to hire to be in attendance. Some of the employers that will be at the fairs are the NYPD, Abigail Kirsch, Boy Scouts of America, Family Services of Westchester, Larchmont Shore Club, YAI-National Institute for People with Disabilities, Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions, AIDS Walk New York, DCAS-Public Service Corp, Bronx VA Hospital, and New York Life Insurance Company and this is just a few!
Jobs and internships that have been available at past job fairs include: Prep Cooks, Cooks, Crew Leaders, Culinary Externs, Baking and Pastry Externs, Direct Care, Allied Health Professionals, Employment Specialist, Retail Sales Merchandiser, Retail Territory Account Executive, ACE Program Candidate, Analyst, Benefit Consultant, Marketing internship, H.R. Internship, Management Training, HR Intern, AP Intern, MIS Intern, Kitchen Extern, Pastry Extern, Security Officers.
Need help preparing for the job fairs?
The Office of Career Advancement is holding a number of resume workshops on both campuses. Students can have their resumes and cover letters reviewed as well as go through interview techniques. There will also be mannequins on display in business professional attire so that students have a visual of what is appropriate for interviews. The OCA has a closet full of freshly pressed business professional attire that can be loaned out to students as well as resources such as the Bottomless Closet and Dress for Success.
The Part-time Job Fair will be held at the Radisson in New Rochelle on Wednesday, October 3rd from 4:00-6:00pm.
The Job and Internship Career Fair will be held in King Hall on the Bronx campus on Wednesday, October 24 from 3:300-6:00pm
Professional Dress is required as well as approved resumes by the OCA.
Resume Workshop Dates
September 25th Bronx Campus OCA 12:00pm-1:00pm
September 25th New Rochelle OCA 12:00pm-1:00pm
September 27th New Rochelle OCA 12:00pm-1:00pm