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10th Annual IU Northwest Job Fair set for April 6

Non-profit agencies, healthcare, banking among companies that are hiring


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Emily Banas
Office of Marketing and Communications
980-6536
ebanas@iun.edu

Erika Rose
Office of Marketing and Communications
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erikrose@iun.edu

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Job seekers have an opportunity to network with a number of potential employers at IU Northwest’s 10th Annual Job Fair, scheduled for 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 6 in the Savannah Center Gymnasium.

Brought to you by the IU Northwest Office of Career Services, the fair affords visitors the opportunity to explore full-time, part-time and internship opportunities in the region while developing critical job searching skills such as networking, making a good first impression and marketing your skills.

Representatives from dozens of area companies, including banks, non-profit agencies, healthcare providers and more, are expected to be on hand to provide information about their companies, take applications and interview candidates.

To date, employers represented at this year’s event include:

  • Aflac Insurance
  • American Quality Schools
  • Bible League International
  • Bolt on Wireless
  • Citizens Financial Bank
  • Express Employment Professionals
  • First Midwest Bank
  • Franciscan Alliance
  • Gary Southshore Railcats
  • Girl Scouts of America
  • Globe Star, LLC
  • Help at Home, Inc.
  • Horseshoe Casino
  • Indiana National Guard
  • Indiana  Network for Higher Education Ministries
  • Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital
  • Indiana University Northwest ROTC
  • Indiana Wesleyan University
  • Innovative Energy
  • Kool Smile
  • Lake County Community Corrections
  • Live Arts Studio, Inc.
  • Majestic Star Casino
  • Maxim Healthcare
  • McShane’s Business Products
  • North Shore Healthcare Centers
  • Porter County Sheriff’s Department
  • Peoples Bank
  • Primerica
  • Quality Oil
  • Radio Stations WLOI/WCOE
  • Social Security Administration
  • South Shore Health Rehabilitation
  • Staff Source
  • Strack & VanTil/Ultra Foods
  • TCF Bank
  • Total Home Health Services
  • Transitions Dental Company
  • USANA Health Sciences
  • U.S Army
  • U.S Army Healthcare
  • U.S. Marine Corps Officer Program
  • U.S. Probation & Pretrial Services

The list of participating employers is growing, with new companies still being added.

Visitors can also talk with representatives from the IU Northwest Office of Admissions about IU Northwest’s various programs of study as well as non-degree continuing education classes.

Attendees are reminded to bring copies of their resume and to dress professionally for this free event.

The Savannah Center Gymnasium is located at the southeast corner of the main campus parking lot at 33rd Avenue and Broadway in Gary, one half-mile south of I-80/94.

Free parking is available in the parking lot located just north of 33rd Avenue, or in the Park & Ride lot located at Grant St. and 37th Ave. in the Village Shopping Center. Guests parking at the Park & Ride lot are instructed to see the security guard to receive a shuttle pass to campus. For more details on the Park & Ride, please see http://www.iun.edu/news/2012/redhawk-shuttle-video.htm.

For more information or to register, call the Office of Career Services at (219) 980-6650.