How connected are you? Research indicates that over 75% of people land jobs because of their network. How Linked In are you? Come find out how to build an effective profile to maximize your success. Presenter: Alison Lobus, MA, owner Compass Career Counseling.
Are you thinking about a career in healthcare? What is it like to work in a hospital or a doctor’s office? Come hear from those working in the field and ask them questions about your future! Panel members include Renee Dean, RN with 35 years of nursing experience and John Watkins, Physican's Assistant at Kaiser Permanente.
Are you wearing the right statement? Do you know what is appropriate to wear to a job fair, an intern view and on the job? How should you style your hair? What is the company culture, professional or casual dress? Come get the answers to these questions and more. Learn how to make right statement for your success! Presenter: Julianne Chang, career services specialist at CSU Long Beach Career Services and Mesa College Career Center.
Interested in a career as a lawyer? What career paths are available for lawyers? What can you do with a degree in law? Learn about the different fields of law and where a law degree can take you. Hear from attorneys and law professors. Panel Members: James E. Atkins, J.D., Deputy District Attorney, County of San Diego who has served the people of San Diego for over 30 years; and Agustin Pena, J.D. working for the San Diego District Attorney's office.
Is your resume the best it can be? Serving in the military has provided you with unique skills and experiences. But how do you translate those experience to a civilian resume? Come find out! Presenter: CDR Neil Zerbe USN (Ret), served a distinguished Naval career as a strike-fighter aviator, with his final assignment as Commander, Third Fleet on the USS Coronado. His past 12 years has been spent working for two major San Diego corporations hiring and mentoring veterans. He is currently serves on the Manpower Veterans Transition team.
What are you going to do with your degree? The field of psychology is exciting and vast. The field of psychology is exciting and vast. Come discover four amazing professionals and hear where their degrees in psychology have taken them.Panel Members: Jose A. Cruz, Ed.M.—Executive Director of the Barrio Logan College Institute. Masters from Harvard University and Bachelors from SDSU. Summer Brooks, M.S.—Behavior Consultant at the Grand Animal Hospital. Masters and Bachelors from SDSU. Laurie Mackenzie, M.A.— Retired psychology professor. Masters from SDSU. Brianna Hayes, M.S.— Institutional Researcher. Masters from SDSU and Bachelors from CSU Stanislaus.
Where is your Computer degree taking you? The field of computer business and information technology is vast and constantly changing. So, how do you navigate this complex network to your advantage and success? Come hear from experts in the field who specialize in technology recruiting. Presenters: Christopher Hutchman — USD Graduate and lead recruiter for Robert Half Technology; Bryn Felber, MBA - Lead Recruiter for Application & Database Development positions; Ben Motten, owner of Conner Networks, a Microsoft Certified Trainer, Certified Technical Trainer, MCTS, MCSE, MCSA, MCP, and CCNA; and Stephen Walters, IT Network Engineer at PCS World Network with over 20 years in the IT Industry
How effective can you be? Attending a Job Fair isn’t just about showing up, it is about being prepared. Come learn tools and tips that will help you in your job fair success. Presenter: Monica Romero, M.A. Ten years of career experience as the Mesa Career Center supervisor.
The field of engineering is in high demand! Learn about engineering career-pathways, hiring, job protocols and internship opportunities. Presenter: Zachary Lopez, Electrical Engineer with Northrop Grumman Information Systems in and is the vice chair of their Adelante outreach team.
So you want to be a forensic anthropologist? A brief introduction to the reality of forensic anthropology, including what information can be determined from bones. Local cases will be featured. Presenter: Dr. Madeleine Hinkes is a forensic anthropologist for the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s office and a Mesa College Professor.
Attending Organizations (keep checking back for updated lists!)
American Lung Association
Best of Care
Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County
Chula Vista Police Department
Clear Channel Media & Entertainment
County of San Diego, Dept of Human Resources
Dunn Edwards Paints
EDD (Dept. of Labor)
Fed Ex Ground
Fleet and Family Support Programs
Hilton Mission Valley
Home of Guiding Hands
Hotel del Coronado
IKEA San Diego
J Geyer Plumbing
KPRI - 102.1 FM
Legoland California Resort
LMA San Diego: 91x / Magic 925. FM/ Z 90
Mesa College Child Development Center
Mesa College Academic Skills Center
Neighborhood House Association
Quantum Success Strategies
Registrar of Voters
Saks Fifth Avenue - OFF 5th
San Diego Center for Children
San Diego Convention Center Corporation
San Diego Police Department Cadet Program
SAY San Diego - Human Resources
SAY San Diego - Services
SDCCD Police Department
SeaWorld San Diego
State of CA Board of Equalization
The ARC of San Diego
Veteran's Village & Courage to Call
Wells Fargo Bank, NA
YMCA of San Diego County
The first 200 students who attend the Job Fair with their resume and appropriately dressed in business attire will be entered into a $200 prize drawing!! Visit the Career Center booth at the Job Fair to enter. Click for details.