December 2, 2013
State Farm Information Table
Thursday, December 5th | 11:00am-3:00pm | UW2, The Commons Lobby
Stop by to learn more about job and internship opportunities with several local State Farm agencies.
Nursing Career Advancement Day
Thursday, January 23rd | 11:00am-1:30pm | North Creek Events Center
Don’t miss this great opportunity to meet with over 20 Washington State healthcare employers and educational institutions to discuss nursing careers and educational opportunities. Please visit our website for more information.
Retail Management Career Networking Night
Monday, January 27th | 4:30-6:00pm | UW2, The Commons
Come network with retail employers as well as your fellow UW Bothell students and alumni who are interested in retail internships and careers! This is a great chance to build relationships with retailers, practice networking, and learn about various employment opportunities including internships, part-time, and full-time jobs. Pre-register online at www.uwbretailreg.eventbrite.com. Participating companies include Nike, Nordstrom, Starbucks, and more!
Winter Internship Fair
Wednesday, January 29th | 2:00-5:00pm | North Creek Events Center
Are you looking for internship or other professional opportunities? Then don't miss the Winter Internship Fair, where you will have the chance to connect with companies looking to meet and hire talented UWB students and alumni. See which companies are attending here.
Business Savvy: Personal Skills for Professional Success Etiquette Dinner
Wednesday, February 5th | 6:00 -8:00pm | North Creek Events Center
Statistics show that 85% of your workplace success is due to one’s personal skills. So get ready to impress employers with your social graces—start by learning to navigate dining, business, and networking opportunities with confidence and professionalism...Attend the Professional Etiquette Dinner! Purchase your ticket online at www.uwbdinner.eventbrite.com. $10 for students, $25 for guests.
Get Your Paws on HuskyJobs
Hey DAWGS, Search for jobs and internships 24/7 on HuskyJobs. Free to all students. Hundreds of job listings. Updated daily. Applying is as easy as upload and click. HuskyJobs is also the place to register for on-campus (UWS) interviews. Go to HuskyJobs– the door to your future!
On-Campus Student Employment
Check the on-campus departments you are interested in for open positions. Many departments do not post their positions, but have job openings available. Going to different departments is also a great way to network and practice your elevator speech. If you want help with networking techniques, make an appointment to come into the Career Center.
Events and Marketing Assistant – Career Services
The Events and Marketing Assistant will provide general administrative and logistical support to the Career Services team. Duties include event support, assisting with employer related campus visits, managing campus marketing efforts including social media and print marketing, and providing additional help when needed. Yearlong commitment preferred. Graphic design experience desired.
Application Instructions: For full description click here. Deadline: December 4th. Send a resume and cover letter to Employer Relations Manager Kristin Hunt at firstname.lastname@example.org. In your cover letter please address your desire to work for the Career Center, and your personal goals with regards to event management, planning, graphic design, and marketing.
Web Design Student Assistant – Office of Advancement and External Relations
Web Design Assistants will work closely with the campus web designer and director of communications. Learn about web design, mobile implementation, and marketing. Candidates will add and improve the UW Bothell website, design graphics, perform user testing, and more. Qualifications include proficiency in HTML, CSS, and Photoshop.
Application Instructions: For full job description, click here. To apply, submit a resume and current class schedule in person or by email to Lisa Walker in UW1-271. For questions, contact Lisa at email@example.com.
Examination Proctor – Disability Resources for Students
Examination Proctors monitor students during test sessions to ensure a secure testing environment by distributing and collecting test material to the student(s), ensuring the tests are ready for pick-up by the instructors, clarifying professor's test instructions for students, regulating allowance(s) for exams, and verifying that the student starts and finishes the exam at the original time set by the professor. Proctors are also responsible for verifying student’s identification and seating them appropriately, and reporting suspected irregularities such as cheating and breach of student conduct to the professor and DRS staff.
Application Instructions: Candidate must be Work Study Eligible to apply. If you are not sure please ask the Financial Aid office. To apply email your resume and cover letter to Rosa Lundborg at RLundborg@uwb.edu.
Internships of Interest
Operational and Client Relations Intern- State Farm (James Vazquez Office)
Interns will play a key role in the running of a small business. Responsibilities include managing client accounts, marketing to drive business, as well provide aid to the business from an operation standpoint. Hours are flexible but must be able to work during the course of a normal business day. This position will be over the summer of 2014 and the duration will be based on school internship requisites as well as performance.
Application instructions: For more information email James Vazquez at the address below. To apply, send resume and cover letters to firstname.lastname@example.org.
2014 Retail Management Internship Program – Nordstrom
For those interested in the retail industry, this internship provides hands-on experience serving and selling to customers, exposure to managerial roles, and a commission based pay. Interns will also hone their business savvy skills in a final project and presentation that focuses on a specific business strategy that contributes to Nordstrom’s success. Graduating seniors and juniors are eligible to apply.
Application Instructions: For official flyer click here. To apply visit www.careers.nordstrom.com.
Student Intern – MulvannyG2 Architecture
MulvannyG2 Architecture is seeking a student intern for their Bellevue office. This is a great opportunity for those with a passion for design and thrives in creative environments. Interns are expected to assist in preparing small sets or drawings, gather, create, and manipulate data for projects, and assist with other project tasks as assigned. Candidates must be pursuing a Bachelor of Architecture degree, demonstrate proficiency with AutoCAD, Word, and Excel, and be knowledgeable of construction and architectural design.
Application Instructions: Deadline: December 21th. To apply, search job #74939 on HuskyJobs and apply on their website.
Corps Member – Teach for America
Teach for America is a developing a movement of leaders that help drive change at every level of America’s education system toward the goal of closing the opportunity gap in America. These leaders start their paths as corps members who teach for two years in urban and high-need communities and help students make the academic progress that expands their opportunities. All academic backgrounds and majors accepted with the option to earn certification and/or Masters in Education/Teaching.
Application Instructions: Deadline: Friday, January 24th. For additional information contact Laura Pflum at email@example.com. For application instructions and timeline click here. To apply, click here.
Recreation Supervisor (Athletics Recreation Emphasis)– City of Everett
Recreation Supervisors are responsible for supervising, implementing, and promoting various recreation programs in the City Park and Recreation Department. Functions include development and management of recreation programs, budget management, program analysis and evaluation as well as recommending modifications when needed and more. Ideal candidates have an Associates of Arts in Parks and Recreation Administration or a related field and at least two years of related experience.
Application Instructions: Deadline: Friday, December 13th at 5:00pm. For full description and application materials, click here. To apply complete the standard City of Everett employment application, submit a resume no longer than 2 pages, a cover letter clearly detailing relevant work experience and training, and complete the Recreation Supervisor supplemental questionnaire.
Lifeguard/Swim Instructor – City of Lynnwood
Individuals assigned to this position are responsible for instructing swim lessons to all levels and age groups in accordance with curriculum and teaching policies. The position is within the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department and works under the supervisory direction of the Aquatics Supervisor and Assistant Aquatics Supervisors. Instructors are expected by the policies and procedures of the City of Lynnwood, participate in monthly trainings, and maintain accurate written records of student progress. Other duties are as assigned.
Application Instructions: Deadline: Tuesday, December 31st. For more information and to apply, click here.
Scholarships and Fellowships
Please visit the Merit Scholarships, Fellowships and Award page for a list of upcoming opportunities. Check this page often for news about upcoming merit scholarships. Deadlines are usually posted at least a month in advance to give you plenty of time to prepare your application.
Tip of the Week
As a new quarter rolls around, acquaint yourself with your professors during the first week of classes to expand your contacts. These professors may be a reference for your future job!