2015 City-Wide Career & Job Fair

Thursday, February 19, 2015 2015 City-Wide Career & Job Fair Flyer
9 am - 3 pm
UAA Student Union 

JOB SEEKERS

You are invited to come speak with 80+ companies from a variety of industries and get information on full-time or part-time professional employment, internship, and seasonal positions. All UAA and Anchorage community members welcome! 

Make a great first impression - Be sure to come professionally dressed with multiple copies of your resume to give to employers! Do your research on the companies that are attending beforehand and prepare questions for the company representatives.  
What to Wear - Career Fair

ATTENDING JOB SEEKERS: Increase your chances of winning a Samsung Galaxy Tablet or other door prizes by filling out the short RSVP at http://goo.gl/forms/2NwFHo1waH
 
 
Employers Registered for the 2015 City-Wide Career & Job Fair as of 1/22/15: 
  1. Kids Corps Inc
  2. Webb's Consulting & Management Services, Inc. 
  3. The Arc of Anchorage 
  4. Weidner Apartment Homes 
  5. ENSTAR Natural Gas Company 
  6. Alaska Communications 
  7. Assets, Inc. 
  8. North Star Behavioral Health 
  9. AK Child & Family 
  10. Camp Fire Alaska 
  11. Hearts and Hands of Care, Inc.
  12. Hotel Captain Cook 
  13. Personnel Plus Inc. 
  14. Premier Alaska Tours/Wilderness Express 
  15. GCI 
  16. Full Circle Counseling Solutions 
  17. Accupoint Inc. 
  18. Goodwill Job Connections 
  19. Anchorage Fire Department 
  20. CH2M HILL 
  21. Bureau of Land Management 
  22. Northwestern Mutual 
  23. F. Robert Bell & Associates 
  24. Anchorage School District 
  25. The Home Depot 
  26. Immediate Care 
  27. Air Force Reserve 
  28. Hope Community Resources 
  29. HMSHost 
  30. Progressive Insurance 
  31. Alaska State Troopers 
  32. Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  33. First National Bank Alaska 
  34. Kendall Auto
  35. Denali Family Services
  36. Schlumberger
  37. U.S. Department of State 
  38. CROSSMARK
  39. Safeway 
  40. Peace Corps
  41. NAPA Auto Parts/Genuine Parts Inc.
  42. Alaska Executive Search 
  43. Walgreens 
  44. Waste Connections, Inc 
  45. Toastmasters 
  46. UAA Center for Human Development 
  47. Country Financial 
  48. Waddell & Reed Financial Advisors 
  49. Elwood Staffing 
  50. NMS Camp Services and Security 
  51. Verizon Wireless Premium Retailer - Phones Plus Inc. 
  52. Westco / Once in a Blue Moose 
  53. The Berry Company 
  54. Stonebridge Companies 
  55. Transportation Security Administration
  56. Alaska Airlines
  57. Holland America-Princess 
  58. Cascadia Cross Border Law Group
  59. Arctic Information Technology
  60. New York Life 
  61. Avon Products 
  62. Calista Corporation and subsidiaries 
  63. Anchorage Park Foundation 
  64. Alaska Air National Guard 
  65. SGS North America Inc. 
  66. Wells Fargo Bank 
  67. Buckle, Inc.
  68. Jiffy Lube
  69. Hattenburg Dilley & Linnell
  70. Ricoh-USA 
  71. Major Marine Tours
  72. United States Tennis Association - Pacific Northwest Section
  73. PetSmart
  74. US Navy Recruiting Seattle
  75. Lithia Auto Stores 
  76. Anchorage Economic Development Corporation 
  77. Colonial Life
  78. Anchorage Police Department
Additional employers are signing up daily, so check this page often for updates!

 

RECRUITERS

Would your company/organization like to recruit at the City-Wide Career & Job Fair?!
Simply fill out the short registration form at http://goo.gl/zovecy
Information about discounts, registration rate, further event details can be found in the registration form. 
If you encounter any form difficulties or have questions not addressed in the registration form, then please contact us at (907) 786-4513, option 2 or uaa_career@uaa.alaska.edu

FREE PARKING INFO

Job Seekers Driving & Parking Directions to the UAA Student Union 
Going East on 36th Avenue, continue straight through the Lake Otis Parkway and 36th Avenue intersection. 36th Avenue turns into Providence Drive after the intersection. Turn North onto Seawolf Drive (the first stop light on Providence Drive). Turn right at the first stop sign. You will now be in the UAA South Parking Lot and you should see the entrace to the UAA Bookstore/Student Union. Upon entering the UAA Bookstore/Student Union entrance, follow the signs to the City-Wide Career & Job Fair. 

Job seekers may park for free in the following parking lots during the hours of the fair (9am - 3 pm): 
  • South Parking Lot
  • Sports Complex West Lot 
  • West Campus Central Lot 
  • North Parking Lot 
  • West Parking Lot 
  • Health Sciences Building Lot (across Providence Drive) 


Note: The Career Services Center does not assume responsibility for parking charges incurred because a car was parked illegally or in a lot that did not have fees waived. 

Employer Event Information, Parking Directions, & Map 
The UAA Student Union will be open for set-up of tables beginning at 8 am on the day of the career fair. Employers, please drop off any event supplies at the Bookstore/Student Union entrance (driving directions above). Career Services staff members and student volunteers that are part of the "Career Crew" will be available to help you to your assigned event table and help you carry any event supplies/boxes. 

After you drop off your items, please park your car in the Reserved Employer Lot indicated in the email that will be sent to you 2 weeks prior to the event.

Notes: A parking pass is not needed as long as you park in any of the above parking lots, which will have free parking on the day of the event only. The Career Services Center does not assume responsibility for parking charges incurred because a car was parked illegally or in a lot that did not have fees waived. 

For any other event or parking information, contact the UAA Career Services before the day of the event at 907-786-4513 or uaa_career@uaa.alaska.edu.