Annual Job Fair planned at Shawnee State University

Published 10:16 am Friday, February 27, 2009

PORTSMOUTH — Schools, health care centers, employment agencies, graduate schools, banks and other businesses will participate from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10 at Shawnee State University’s James A. Rhodes Athletic Center.

Companies and organizations from the Tri-State and throughout Ohio will be talking to students, such as USEC, the City of Gahanna, Adams County and Scioto County schools, Edgewood Manor, Ohio Center for Broadcasters, Southern Ohio Medical Center, Social Security Administration, the U.S. armed forces, federal agencies and several Ohio state agencies.

“Students need to bring resumes and dress appropriately,” said Stephen Gregory, director of Career Services at SSU. “We’ll have a variety of opportunities for students and alumni – summer jobs, full time jobs, part time jobs and internships.

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Not all the companies will be interviewing but many will accept résumés.

To register for an interview or to see the list of companies interviewing at the Job Fair, go to SSU Career Services, second floor, at the University Center. Students may sign up for interviews until March 3. A résumé must be provided for each interview scheduled.

Career Services offers a Career Lab with books, computers and individual counseling to help students with résumés and letters. For more information, call SSU Career Services at (740) 351-3213.