Career Events

Career Development hosts various events during the year to advance students' career and graduate school readiness. Career and Internship Fairs (all-industry and technology specific) and other employer events take place throughout the year. Career fairs are FREE for students to attend!

 

2017 Fall Career and Internship Fairs


Wednesday, October 18
Business & Industries Career & Internship Fair, 11am-2pm
  • For organizations seeking students for business-related roles (accounting, finance, sales, customer service, human resources, marketing, management, and more)

Organization

Position Types

Positions

Bank of New York Mellon

FT, Internships

 

Brown & Brown Insurance

FT, Internships

 

CampusPoint

FT, PT, Internships

Business Admin, Administrative, Communication, Marketing, Accounting, Computer Science, Programming, Tech, Engineering

CBRE

FT

various

Columbia Bank

FT, PT

 

Consolidated Electrical Distributors, Inc.

FT, Internships

Management Trainee 
Summer Intern - Management Training

COUNTRY Financial

FT

 

DaVita

FT, PT, Internships

Accountants, Accounting Interns, Financial Analysts, Business Analysts, Biller, Leadership

Department of Licensing

FT, PT

Customer service, business, IT

Enterprise Holdings

FT, PT, Internships

Management Trainee Program

Express Employment Professionals

FT, PT

Variety of administrative roles, A/R, A/P, Customer service, receptionist, Marketing, Recruiting, Sales

Hearthstone CPA Group

Internships

 

Infoblox

FT, Internships

 

Metro Parks Tacoma

PT, Internships

Variety of parks, recreation and zoological part-time positions.

Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Keyport

FT

Engineer (Mechanical, Electrical, Computer, Electronics, Industrial, General), Computer Scientist, Logistics, Information Technology, Accounting

Northwestern Mutual

FT, Internships

 

Office of the Washington State Auditor

FT, Internships

Assistant State Auditor 1-3, Audit Interns

Propel Insurance

FT

Sales, Account Assistants

Robert Half

FT, PT

Accounts Payable/ Receivable Clerk, Accountant, Bookkeeper, Payroll Specialist, Admin Assistant, HR Specialist, Office Manager, Customer Service Rep and more!

State Farm Insurance

FT

Auto Initial Loss Reporting Associates, Express Claims Associates 

Trillium Employment Services

FT

 

Uline

FT, Internships

Account Manager, Business Development Internship, Warehouse Manager Trainee

United States Marine Corps

FT

Marine Officer. We're an equal opportunity employer.

WA Department of Revenue

FT

Excise Tax Examiners in training, Revenue Agent, Revenue Auditor, Tax Services Representatives, Tax Information Specialist

 

Thursday, October 19
Technology Career & Internship Fair, 11am-2pm  

Organization

Position Types

Positions

CampusPoint

FT, PT, Internships

Business Admin, Administrative, Communication, Marketing, Accounting, Computer Science, Programming, Tech, Engineering

City of Tacoma Environmental Services

FT, Internships

Full-time, Internships for Engineering and Environmental Science

Department of Licensing

FT, PT

Customer service, business, IT

Expeditors

FT

Java Developers

, Helpdesk Technician

, Associate Developers

Fast Enterprises, LLC

FT, Internships

Implementation Intern 
Implementation Consultant 
Data Warehousing and Analytics Consultant 
Technical Team Member 
Conversion Team Member 
Technical Writer

Garmin International

FT, Internships

Software Engineer 1 
Software Engineer Intern 
Design Engineer Intern 
Mechanical Engineer Intern

Infoblox

FT, Internships

 

Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Keyport

FT

Engineer (Mechanical, Electrical, Computer, Electronics, Industrial, General), Computer Scientist, Logistics, Information Technology, Accounting

Pierce County IT

Internships

 

Puget Sound Energy

Internships

IT/Computing Internship

Tata Consultancy Services

FT

Software Engineer

, Engineer

United States Marine Corps

FT

Marine Officer. We're an equal opportunity employer.

UW MS in Information Systems

 

Recruiting students for admission into Master of Science in Information Systems Program.

UWT Urban Studies

 

MS in Geospatial Technologies

Washington State Opportunity Scholarship

FT

Scholarships for students in STEM majors. Students must graduate from a Washington State high school or earn a GED in Washington State and be a Washington State resident.

West Monroe Partners

FT, Internships

Technology Consultant & Technology Consultant Intern

 

Thursday, October 19
Greater Good Fair: Jobs, Internship, Volunteer Opportunities, 4pm-6pm
  • For organizations with jobs, internships and/or volunteer opportunities in the non-profit, government agency, education or healthcare industries

  • Opportunities for students seeking to help others and who want to have an impact on the community

Organization

Position Types

Positions

Aacres

FT, PT, Internships

Direct Care Professionals

Boys & Girls Club of South Puget Sound

PT, Volunteer

Youth Program Specialist, Volunteer Homework Help Tutors, Volunteer Gym Assistants

Catholic Community Services

FT, PT, Internships, Volunteers

 

City Year

FT

City Year AmeriCorps Member

Community Youth Services

PT, Internships

Youth Home (ages 12-17) - On-call Associate Counselors 
Youth Home - (ages 12-17) Residential Counselors 
Young Adult (ages 18-24)- Overnight Counselors 
Youth (ages 12-24) - Day drop-in Center Case Managers and Case Aides

Green Dot Public Schools Washington

FT

Middle School Teachers, High School Teachers

King County Dept. of Adult and Juvenile Detention

FT

Corrections Officers, Juvenile Detention Officers, Juvenile Detention Registered Nurse, Community Corrections Caseworker

PhysAssist Scribe, Inc.

FT, PT

Emergency Room Medical Scribe

Pierce County Prosecutor’s Office

Internships, Volunteers

Legal Assistant volunteers or internships in our Criminal Division. This is a great opportunity for candidates who are interested in going into the legal field in a variety of positions.

Save the Children Action Network

Internships

Legislative & Voter Engagement Intern, Outreach and Communications Intern

ScribeAmerica

FT, PT

Medical Scribes

Seattle Police Department - Recruiting Unit

FT

Police Officer

Seattle Teacher Residency

FT, Internships

Seattle Teacher Residents are graduate students who earn a stipend while training in Seattle Public Schools, earning teacher certification and eventually (after 14 months), a teaching contract with the district for full-time teaching employment

St Leo Food Connection

PT, Volunteers

Food Bank Volunteers, Children's Feeding Program Volunteers, Summer Meals Staff (paid summer job)

Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department

FT, PT, Internships, Volunteers

We don't know which positions will be open/available at the time of the job fair. A few of the positions we will have information about include; Environmental Health Specialists, Disease Investigation Specialists, and Health Promotion Coordinators. 

Trillium Employment Services

FT

 

UWT MIAS

 

 

UWT School of Education

 

We offer the following M.Ed. Teacher Certification Programs: 
1) Elementary Education with either Special Education or ELL 
2) Secondary Education in either Science or Mathematics

UWT Urban Studies

 

MA in Community Planning 

MS in Geospatial Technologies

YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties

FT, PT, Internships, Volunteers