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Northwest Missouri State University


Career Day
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Lamkin Activity Center (Bearcat Arena)

"Bringing Talent and Opportunity Together," is the primary focus of Career Day at Northwest. Talented candidates meet with a variety of employers and graduate school program representatives to discuss internship and full-time employment opportunities. This event is open to all students, alumni, and community guests to ask questions, network, and learn about the many opportunities available through the attending organizations!

Career Day also incorporates the Graduate Information Fair where students, community members and others are invited to attend and learn about the graduate school opportunities at Northwest Missouri State University.

Please register by February 14, 2018 to be included in marketing materials.

 

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Employers / Graduate Schools

What is Career Day and how will it benefit my organization?

  • Recruit quality employees
  • Identify an internship candidate pool
  • Develop relationships with students
  • Establish and maintain your on-campus brand
  • Network with faculty and administrators
  • Bring talent and opportunity together

REMINDER: Post your career and internship opportunities to Hire A Bearcat, our online recruiting system. The postings will enable students to research and prepare for the event. 

Hire A Bearcat is part of Symplicity Corporation and is the only job listing service that provides employers the ability to directly interact with Northwest Missouri State University students and alumni.

How much does Career Day cost employers/graduate schools?

  • Registration includes a six foot table, 2 chairs and lunch for one representative
  • Early Registration through February 5: $75
  • Fee beginning February 6: $100
  • Each additional representative is $15. 

What is the schedule for the day?

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Check-in and set-up
11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch
11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Career Day
3:00 p.m. Drawing to win $100 Visa gift card – must be present to win. Booths are not to be dismantled until after 3:00 p.m.

How do I get to Lamkin Activity Center?

Campus Map

How do I register for Career Day?

REGISTER HERE - Payment with credit card is required. If you need to be invoiced please email us at career@nwmissouri.edu

How do I register for Next Day Interviews and On-Campus Recruiting?

Employers visit the Northwest Missouri State University campus each trimester to recruit quality candidates. They can promote their job/internship opportunities through hosting information sessions/information tables, conducting on-campus interviews, and participating in career events like Career Day or Next Day Interviews. These activities provide students with the opportunity to meet recruiters and network within their industry without leaving campus!

To register for On-Campus Recruiting CLICK HERE.

What about lodging?

Lodging Information

May I ship materials to campus?

Yes, please arrange delivery one week prior to the event as well as pick up two days following the event with the carrier of your choice.

Northwest Missouri State University
Materials Distribution Center
16th & College Park Drive
Maryville, MO 64468
660.562.1508

How do I contact Career Services?

Email Career Services or contact us at 660.562.1250.

Candidates / Students

Why participate, what’s in it for me? The benefits of Career Day include the opportunity to:

Explore graduate school programs and meet with employers to discuss internship and full-time employment. Ask questions, network, and learn about the many opportunities available through the attending organizations!

Is your resume ready to land that interview?

Check out our online resources and resume samples.

What is the Graduate Information Fair?

Learn about the graduate school opportunities at Northwest Missouri State University. Stop by Career Day between 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. to visit with faculty.

How do I sign-up?

No pre-registration required. Just check-in with Career Services when you arrive. See the section below for information about preparing for Career Day.

What should I wear to Career Day?

List of Attending Organizations

Career Day
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Bearcat Arena, 11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Employers in red are offering Next Day Interviews

Employers with a globe by name support Visa Sponsorship

Check back for more updates!

Employers

Major Clusters Requested

Advanced Crop Management School of Agriculture
Aflac Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media, School of Education
Agriland FS, Inc. School of Agriculture and School of Business
Altec School of Business
Americo School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media
AmeriTrust Group Inc. (Formerly Meadowbrook Insurance Group) Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Language, Literature and Writing, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Department of Natural Sciences
Avila University Graduate School Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Business, School of Education
Buckle School of Business
C.H. Robinson School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media
Camp Foster YMCA School of Agriculture, Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media, School of Computer Science and Information Systems, School of Education, Department of Fine and Performing Arts, School of Health Science and Wellness, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Language, Literature and Writing, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Department of Natural Sciences, All Majors
CED/American Electric School of Business
Central Valley Ag Cooperative School of Agriculture
City Year School of Agriculture, Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media, School of Computer Science and Information Systems, School of Education, Department of Fine and Performing Arts, School of Health Science and Wellness, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Language, Literature and Writing, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Department of Natural Sciences, All Majors
Clarinda Academy Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Education, School of Health Science and Wellness, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Language, Literature and Writing, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Cooperative Producer's Inc. School of Agriculture, School of Communication and Mass Media
Crop Pro-Tech, Inc. School of Agriculture
Dillards' School of Business, Department of Fine and Performing Arts
DST Systems, Inc. School of Business, School of Computer Science and Information Systems, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Easterseals Midwest All Majors
Edward Jones All Majors
Engaged Companies School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media, School of Computer Science and Information Systems
Farm Service Cooperative School of Agriculture, School of Business
Farmers Cooperative School of Agriculture, School of Business
Farmers Insurance All Majors
Freightquote School of Business
Greater Des Moines Partnership globe School of Agriculture, Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media, School of Computer Science and Information Systems, School of Education, Department of Fine and Performing Arts, School of Health Science and Wellness, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Language, Literature and Writing, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Department of Natural Sciences, All Majors
Green Plains Inc. School of Agriculture, School of Business, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Department of Natural Sciences
GDH Inc. All Majors
GROWMARK, Inc. School of Agriculture, School of Business
Herzog School of Computer Science and Information Systems
Kansas State University Olathe Campus School of Agriculture, Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Business, School of Education, School of Health Science and Wellness, Department of Natural Sciences
KCHI Radio School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media
Kimmel Orchard and Vineyard School of Agriculture, Department of Natural Sciences
KXCV/KRNW All Majors
Missouri Department of Natural Resources School of Agriculture, School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media, School of Education, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Natural Sciences
Missouri Farm Bureau School of Agriculture, School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media, School of Education, Department of Natural Sciences, All Majors
Missouri State Highway Patrol Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Communication and Mass Media, School of Computer Science and Information Systems, Department of Fine and Performing Arts, School of Health Science and Wellness, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Language, Literature and Writing, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Department of Natural Sciences, All Majors
Missouri State University - College of Business School of Business
Mutual of Omaha globe School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media, School of Computer Science and Information Systems, Department of Fine and Performing Arts, Department of Language, Literature and Writing, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Nebraska Department of Correctional Services Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Health Science and Wellness, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, All Majors
Neogen GeneSeek Operations globe School of Agriculture, Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Business, Department of Natural Sciences
Nodaway Broadcasting Corp School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media
Northwestern Mutual School of Agriculture, School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media
Overland Park Police Department All Majors
Pillen Family Farms School of Agriculture
Pipestone System School of Agriculture
Prairie Village Police Department All Majors
Renaissance Financial School of Business
Rensenhouse Electric Supply School of Business
Ryan Lawn and Tree School of Agriculture, School of Communication and Mass Media, Department of Natural Sciences
Sandhills Publishing globe All Majors
Seaboard Foods School of Agriculture
Smithfield Hog Production Missouriglobe School of Agriculture, School of Business, Department of Natural Sciences
Staffing Kansas City School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media, Department of Language, Literature and Writing, Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Streck School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media, School of Computer Science and Information Systems, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Department of Natural Sciences
Trip Mate - Arthur J. Gallagher Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media, Department of Language, Literature and Writing
TSL Companies School of Business, School of Computer Science and Information Systems
US Marine Corps Officer Program All Majors
United States Department of Agriculture - National Agricultural Statistics Service All Majors
University of Nebraska College of Law globe All Majors
University of Nebraska at Omaha Graduate Studies Division of Behavioral Sciences, School of Business, School of Communication and Mass Media, School of Computer Science and Information Systems, School of Education, Department of Fine and Performing Arts, School of Health Science and Wellness, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Department of Language, Literature and Writing, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Department of Natural Sciences, All Majors
Werner Enterprises School of Business