Career Opportunities & Events

Opportunities

Visit the CareerBuzz for recently posted jobs, internships and volunteer opportunities.

Fall 2014 Career Events:

Career Booth

Need to create a resume or have it edited?  Stop by the Career Booth every Wednesday during the fall and spring semesters from 12:00pm-1:00pm in the Hub Hallway.  Ask questions about resume writing, career exploration, and internships

Employer Spotlight

UW-Waukesha typically hosts 4-6 Employer Spotlights each school year. Organizations are invited on campus from 11:45am-1:00pm to talk with students at a table near the hub. Connect with representatives to learn about their organization and opportunities available.

Employer Spotlight Dates:

  • Monday, September 8
  • Wednesday, November 5
  • Wednesday, February 4
  • Wednesday, March 4

Employers attending this month:

Prader-Willi Homes of Oconomowoc and Genesee Lake School

Prader-Willi Homes of Oconomowoc and Genesee Lake School provide specialized services and dignified care for children, adolescents, and adults with disabilities.  We currently have FT, PT, and Casual positions available and are hiring for 1st  shift,  2nd shift, 1st/2nd combination shifts, and 3rd shift.

College Nannies + Tutors

College nannies + Tutors is the nation's most complete resource for customized nanny, professional babysitting and tutoring services. With strong and dedicated local ownership, College Nannies and Tutors franchises have been Building Stronger Families nationwide since 2001 by providing role models from cradle to college.

Panera Bread

We are bakers of bread. We are fresh from the oven. We are a symbol of warmth and welcome. We are a simple pleasure, honest and genuine. We are a life story told over dinner. We are a long lunch with an old friend. We are your weekday morning ritual. We are the kindest gesture of neighbors. We are home. We are family. We are friends. We are hiring at our location in Delafield, WI!

Sears

Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) is a leading integrated retailer focused on seamlessly connecting the digital and physical shopping experiences to serve our members - wherever, whenever and however they want to shop. The Sears store has many openings for its location at the Brookfield Square Mall in Brookfield, WI. Check out www.sears.com/careers for more information.

Bethesda Lutheran Communities

Bethesda is a national leader in the field of developmental and intellectual disabilities.  We provide services and support to people with disabilities throughout the state of WI and the United States.  We offer group home living arrangements for the people we support and are looking to hire caring and compassionate people who want more than just another job.  Make a difference in the lives of others…..you may find that one of the lives you’ll enrich is your own!

Looking to hire Direct Support Professionals – full and part time – assist with personal cares, household duties – cooking, cleaning, laundry, meaningful activities and companionship.  Must have a valid drivers’ license and be able to lift 50 pounds.

 Rausch, Sturm, Israel, Enerson & Hornik, LLC 

RSIEH is a law firm dedicated to giving each consumer and client a positive experience. Our company operates on three values: doing the right thing, being honest and giving back to our community. This has been the cornerstone of our success over the past 37 years of practicing law. We view every interaction with a consumer, client or vendor an opportunity to prove it. Seeking an intern for the law office.

Workshop: Job Fair & Resume Writing

Construct a stellar resume and learn what to expect at the upcoming job fair

Monday, September 29 | 12:00 – 1:00 | C101

Career Closet 

Stop by the Career Closet for some free professional attire!

Tues. September 30 and Wed. October 1 | 11:30 – 1:00 | Hub

Resume Critique Booth

Get your resume ready for the job fair! Stop by the booth for a critique.

Mon. October 6 & Tues. October 7 | 12:00 – 1:00 | Hub

2014 Fall Job & Internship Fair

UW-Waukesha Commons
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 | 11:45am-1:30pm

The UW-Waukesha Fall Job & Internship Fair is an opportunity for students to talk with representatives about jobs or internships for the school year or beyond. With a wide range of opportunities represented, individuals may build skills in numerous areas. The fair is open to the community.

Tips for the Fair:

  • Introduce yourself and shake the representative's hand
  • Have an introduction that includes your name, year in school, what you've done in the past and what you are looking for.
  • Bring a Resume (a few copies to distribute to companies you talk with)
  • Dress professionally (Nice top, pants and shoes)
  • Always get their contact information (bonus if you send a thank you)

*Submit a copy of your resume at check-in for a chance to win great prizes

Check out the Spring Job & Internship Fair guide to view the organizations that came to last year’s job fair.