2014 Fall Career Fair

Thursday, October 16, 2014 
9 am - 3 pm
UAA Student Union

Job seekers - you are invited to come speak with 80+ companies (see list below) 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 are welcome to attend, free of charge! 

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 attending beforehand by selecting the company name in the registered list below and prepare questions for the company representatives. Career Services also offers free resume and cover letter appointments to UAA students and alumni in preparation for the Fall Career Fair. Simply call Career Services at (907) 786-4513 to set up your appointment today!

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Image from: http://www.usfsp.edu/career/for-students/engage-get-experience/career-fairs/
Employers Registered for the 2014 Fall Career Fair as of October 15th:
  1. The Berry Company
  2. Hotel Captain Cook
  3. Southcentral Foundation
  4. Wells Fargo Bank
  5. U.S. Bureau of Land Management
  6. Cook Inlet Tribal Council
  7. New York Life
  8. Alaska Regional Hospital
  9. Alaska USA Federal Credit Union
  10. Hope Community Resources
  11. Hearts and Hands of Care, Inc.
  12. Alaska Communications
  13. Wesco International, Inc.
  14. AK Child & Family
  15. ENSTAR Natural Gas Company
  16. HMSHost
  17. CH2M HILL
  18. Northwestern Mutual
  19. Hearts and Hands Adult Day Service
  20. North Star Behavioral Health
  21. Nine Star Education & Employment Services
  22. JCPenney
  23. American Cancer Society
  24. NAPA
  25. Schlumberger
  26. Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  27. Weidner Apartment Homes
  28. First National Bank Alaska
  29. Air Force Reserve
  30. Assets, Inc.
  31. Denali Alaskan Federal Credit Union
  32. Cook Inlet Housing Authority
  33. Hilltop Ski Area
  34. Microcom
  35. Alaska State Troopers
  36. Governor's Council on Disabilities & Special Education and Peer Power Alaska
  37. H&R Block
  38. Professional & Technical Services, Inc.
  39. ConocoPhillips
  40. AWAIC
  41. Hilton Anchorage
  42. Carrs/Safeway
  43. CareNet Inc.
  44. GCI
  45. Anchorage Police Department
  46. The Men's Wearhouse, Inc.
  47. Camp Fire Alaska
  48. Udelhoven Oilfield System Services, Inc.
  49. LabCorp
  50. Alaska DIRECTV Headquarters
  51. Walgreens
  52. Waddell & Reed
  53. Accupoint Inc
  54. Olive Garden
  55. AT&T
  56. Alaska Executive Search
  57. Progressive Insurance
  58. The Alaska Club
  59. Stonebridge Companies
  60. ProBuild
  61. The Home Depot
  62. The Hertz Corporation
  63. ASRC Federal Holding Company
  64. NANA Management Services
  65. Kids Corps Inc
  66. Anchorage Fire Department
  67. Alaska Air National Guard
  68. ARAMARK on Elmendorf AFB
  69. LifeMed Alaska LLC
  70. Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center
  71. UAA Center for Human Development
  72. PeaceCorps
  73. Walmart
  74. Anchorage Parks and Recreation 
  75. Fred Meyer
  76. Immediate Care
  77. Buckle, Inc.
  78. Goodwill Job Connections Alaska
  79. Anchorage Medical Recruiting Center (US Army)
  80. ExxonMobil Production Company - Alaska
  81. Signature Flight Support
  82. Department of Labor & Workforce Development
  83. US Navy
  84. FedEx Express
  85. Department of Defense Air Force
  86. Mosaic Sales Solutions
  87. Vivint
  88. Lithia Auto Stores
  89. United States Army 
  90. Xerox State Healthcare, LLC
  91. The Arc of Anchorage
Additional employers are signing up daily, so check this page often for updates on what companies will be attending the Fall Career Fair!

Employers, interested in registering for a booth at the 2014 Fall Career Fair?
Please fill out the online registration or email us at uaa_career@uaa.alaska.edu and request a Fall Career Fair Invitation.

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 entrance to the UAA Bookstore/Student Union. Upon entering the UAA Bookstore/Student Union entrance, follow the signs to the Fall Career Fair.

There will be free parking for all job seekers in the following lots: South Parking Lot, Sports Complex West Lot, North Parking Lot, West Parking Lot, West Campus Central Lot, and HSB Parking Lot. Except for in the designated free parking lot, all other parking lots will be patrolled and you will be ticketed if you do not pay for parking. The ticket will be your responsibility to pay. 

Employer Parking Directions 

Employers, please unload your items for the Fall Career Fair at the UAA Bookstore/Student Union entrance. A Career Services Center staff member or student designated as part of our "Career Crew" will meet you at the entrance and bring your items to your company's table. After you've unloaded your items, please proceed to the reserved Employer Lot with your copy of your company's Eventbrite Ticket as indicated in the email that was sent to you on Tuesday, October 14th. 

Please let Career Services know before the day of the fair if you have questions on where to park during the Fall Career Fair.