Source: Brian Neighbors, 785-532-1685, bneighbs@k-state.edu
Website: http://www.k-state.edu/ces
News release prepared by: Tara Pfaff, 785-532-6506, tarap@k-state.edu

 

Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012

Help wanted: Engineering Career Fair offers chance for jobs, internships

MANHATTAN -- It's a chance for students to engineer an opportunity.

More than 115 companies will visit Kansas State University to recruit engineering students for full-time jobs and internship positions at the Engineering Career Fair, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, on the second floor of the K-State Student Union.

Companies attending this year's fair include Black and Veatch Corp., BNSF Railway Company, Cargill, Cerner, Garmin, Halliburton Co., Kansas Department of Transportation, Koch Industries, Perceptive Software, Spirit AeroSystems, Schlumberger and many more.

Several companies will take part in Next Day Interviews, Wednesday, Feb. 8. These interviews, by invitation only, will also be on the second floor of the Union.

Students attending the fair should wear professional attire, bring business cards and multiple copies of their resume, and be prepared to schedule a next-day interview. Students are strongly encouraged to research attending employers before the fair by visiting the fair's Web page at http://www.k-state.edu/ces/students/cfengineeringcareerfair.htm.

The annual Engineering Career Fair is sponsored by K-State's career and employment services and the College of Engineering.