CEE Job Fair for Students
Hosted twice a year in the Newmark Lab Crane Bay, the CEE job fair brings company recruiters, many of them CEE alumni, to campus and offers students the opportunity to find internships and full-time positions. Fairs are held in September and February and last from 9:30am-3:30pm.
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FAQ's About the Job Fair
Who may attend the CEE Job Fair?
Illinois students enrolled in CEE classes will be admitted to the fair, along with alumni of the program. Underclassman should attend to get a feel for what companies are looking for and practice talking to company representatives. It's also a great chance to network with CEE at Illinois alumni and search for internship or co-op opportunities.
When is the next CEE Job Fair?
Thursday, February 23, 2017, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The event format includes company booths, an informal lunch and opportunities for interviews.
Where is the CEE Job Fair located?
The CEE Job Fair will be held in the Crane Bay of Newmark Lab, located at 205 N. Mathews Ave., Urbana, Illinois.
What should I wear?
You are strongly encouraged to dress in business attire for the job fair.
Where can I find job listings?
To view job listings, visit https://i-link-illinois-csm.symplicity.com/.
Do I need to register for the fair in advance?
No. Please come to the registration desk to check in with your iCard upon arrival.
What companies are attending the CEE Job Fair and who are they hiring?
Approximately 70 - 75 companies host booths at each job fair. To explore the companies that are attending this fair, log in to your I-Link account here: https://i-link-illinois-csm.symplicity.com/. Select events from the tool bar at the top and then career fairs. Choose the appropriate Civil and Environmental Engineering Job Fair entry to see a list of companies attending the job fair. You can also select the advanced search feature to narrow down the list of companies by position types and area specializations they will be recruiting.
How can I volunteer to help at the Job Fair?
Help is needed for setting up/taking down the Crane Bay, manning registration tables, and other tasks. Contact Keely Ashman (email@example.com) to volunteer!
Is food provided?
Sandwiches will be available in room 1233 for student attendees beginning at 11:30am on a first-come, first-served basis. Water stations will be placed throughout the Crane Bay.