Career Fair

UMKC Fall 2023 Jobs & Career Fair: Business, Science & Engineering

Thursday, September 7 | 10am ā€“ 2pm | Swinney Recreation Center

šŸ‘‰ CLICK HERE TO REGISTER šŸ‘ˆ

šŸ”ŽĀ Looking for a post-grad job or summer internship? Don’t miss the Fall 2023 Career Fair!

Recruiters and hiring managers from local business, science, computing and engineering companies will be on campus attending this major hiring event. āœØĀ And they are looking for talented students like YOU! āœØ Come prepared to meet with a variety of employers from business, science, computing, and engineering industries who are recruiting for internships and full-time positions.Ā This is your best opportunity to network with several potential future employers in one place!Ā Registration is encouraged but not required to attend the a career fair.

šŸ“¢Ā Students who attend can win raffle prizes and get a FREE lunch!

WHO SHOULD ATTEND THE CAREER FAIR?

  • Undergraduate and graduate students studying business šŸ“ˆ, sciencešŸ§Ŗ, computing šŸ’», or engineering
  • Students pursuing a degree in theĀ Bloch School of ManagementĀ orĀ School of Science & Engineering
  • Current UMKC students and alumni looking to secure employment and internships in business, science, computing, or engineering industry

HOW DO I PREPARE FOR AN IN-PERSON CAREER FAIR?

āœ… Schedule an appointment with Bloch Career CenterĀ (business students) orĀ UMKC Career ServicesĀ (non-business students) to review your resume & craft your elevator pitch.
āœ… Complete your Handshake profile and upload your resume.
āœ… Research participating employers and show your interest by following them on Handshake!
āœ… Explore prep resources from UMKC Career ServicesĀ and theĀ Bloch Career Center.

CAREER FAIR PLUS (CF+) COMPANION APP

Will be working with our technology partner CF+ to provide an enhanced career fair experience for students. With CF+, you get advance access to employer profiles allowing you to conduct your research and mark your favorites. You’ll be able to optimize your time at the fair by digitally dropping your resume to employers and check in a booths with the scan of a QR code.Ā Please download the CF+ app on theĀ App StoreĀ orĀ Google PlayĀ and create an account!

WHAT DO I WEAR TO AN IN-PERSON CAREER FAIR?

This is a formal hiring event and students are encouraged to dress professionally. Check out the UMKC Professional Wardrobe StudioĀ andĀ Dress for Success Kansas City for assistance with securing professional clothes. Professional attire is not required to attend this event.Ā šŸ‘”

UPCOMING CAREER FAIR PREP EVENTS šŸ“…

Check back for information on workshops and events to help you prepare for the fair!

ADDITIONAL FAIR INFORMATION

šŸ’° Accounting Career Fair | Thursday, September 14 | 3pm – 5pm | Bloch Executive Hall šŸ‘‰ REGISTER HERE

šŸ’» Virtual Jobs & Career Fair: Business, Science & Engineering | Friday, September 15 | 9am – 12pm | Virtual on Handshake šŸ‘‰ REGISTER HERE

 

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šŸ“² Tag us in yourĀ posts about attending the industry fair on Instagram –Ā @umkcblochcareerservicesĀ orĀ @umkccareerservicesĀ – andĀ LinkedIn.Ā #HireRoos šŸ¦˜

Questionsā“ Contact blochcareernet@umkc.edu. šŸ“©

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The Bloch Career Center will follow the guidelines set by the CDC along with local mandates regarding in-person gatherings. We will provide updates as more information becomes available.Ā 
We will monitor the situation closely and adjust accordingly to ensure the safety and protection of everyone.Ā We encourage those who would like to bring and wear a mask to this event.Ā Any changes will be communicated through email and posted in Handshake.