UW Environmental Career Fair
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Mary Gates Hall Commons, UW Seattle Campus
Hosted by the College of the Environment
- A.I.S. Inc.
- Alderleaf Wilderness College
- American Forest Management
- Associated Recreation Council
- City of Bellevue Parks & Community Services
- Clear Water Services
- King County Department of Natural Resources, Wastewater Treatment Division
- King County Water and Land Resources Division
- New Fields
- NOAA Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary
- North Cascades Institute
- Oregon Department of Forestry
- Pacific Science Center
- Peace Corps
- Port of Seattle
- Seattle Aquarium
- Seattle Tilth
- Snohomish County
- Snow Leopard Trust
- SoundEarth Strategies, Inc.
- Taylor Shellfish Co., Inc.
- Trident Seafoods
- USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service, Washington
- USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service, Montana
- Washington Conservation Corps – AmeriCorps
- Washington State Department of Ecology
- Waste Management, Inc.
- Wilderness Awareness School
- Woodland Park Zoo
Be sure to get your resumes ready and prepare to meet these employers!
What to Expect for Students
- Explore post-graduation opportunities and learn more about the skills, education, and experience needed to get your dream job
- Connect with potential employers and build your career network for future career exploration
- Share your resume with employers
- Get Hired for internships and careers in environmental fields and discover volunteer opportunities or unpaid internships which build practical skills and provide experience needed to advance your career
Make the Career Fair a success for you!
- Do your Research – Review the organization’s website before the career fair so your questions are specific to the organization
- Dress professionally – First impressions are important at Career Fairs
- Introduce yourself – Work on your brief elevator speech and tell them what skills, education, and experience you have related to the organization or position
- Leave them with something – Provide them with your resume and contact information
- Get something from the employer – Ask for a business card or contact information for follow-up communications
For more information and tips on networking, career fairs, interviews, and job searching visit the University of Washington Career Center.
For location, see campus map and directions for Mary Gates Hall Commons.
Search for jobs and internships anytime, online – check out the College of the Environment Career Opportunities Page.
Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org