Welcome to the AAAED Virtual Career Fair for All
Job Seeker Portal
Thursday, April 7, 2022 - 9am to 1pm PT
Thursday, April 7, 2022 - 10am to 2pm MT
Thursday, April 7, 2022 - 11am to 3pm CT
Thursday, April 7, 2022 - 12pm to 4pm ET
Prepare for the Job Fair
Test your Set up
Make sure your device is ready. Ensure your web cam and mic work with Chrome browser. Try a 3rd party app like: Online Mic and Web Cam Test
the right space
Arrange a quiet, distraction-free environment, with good lighting, to best present the candidate, YOU.
Know the Employer
Review the companies participating in the career fair. Each company has a web site button leading to its career site. Take time to learn about the employers that interest you as well as open positions and locations.
Know where to go
Familiarize yourself with the each company’s area before the career fair. When the career fair begins, click the "Meet Live Recruiters" button to connect with a recruiter face-to-face. Your meeting will begin when a recruiter is available.
Have your resume polished, prepared, and ready to upload in the booth chat area AFTER you connect with a recruiter. If you upload your resume before the meeting, the recruiter will not receive it.
What to say
Be prepared to answer who you are and why you want to work for that particular company. Prepare and rehearse an “elevator pitch.” An elevator pitch is a short summary of the “best” of you, and takes about 30 to 60 seconds or around 75 words.
Recruiter meeting times may be limited due to a high volume of attendees. Job seekers will connect on a first-come basis. You may need to wait. Stay connected to remain in the queue. .
Be sure your internet connection and browser meet the career fair requirements. If your internet connection is interrupted, you will be disconnected. Please try to connect again.
Prepare and Practice all the tips above to be an outstanding candidate!
Getting to know the Career Fair Portal
Steps to navigate the job fair platform
Visit the Live Interactive Demonstration (above)
Keep in mind this is only a demonstration. On the day of the job fair, you will visit employer portals and click on "connect with recruiters" buttons to interact with recruiters.
For Desktop/Laptop access, use the keypad to the right
After a welcome message, you will choose how to proceed. *Mobile users see instruction below.
For Mobile Device Users:
After a welcome message, you will need to click the keypad to icon to show the keypad and the menu icon to show the drop-down menu.
Left image: Mobile phone icons and keypad shown. Right: Mobile drop-down menu
Press 1 to Speak to a Recruiter
You will wait for the next available recruiter.
- View how many job seekers are ahead of you in line in the message area
- You can click SHOW DICTATION to view live transcription.
Press 2 to Request an ASL Interpreter
You will wait for the next available recruiter.
- View how many job seekers are ahead of your in line.
- You can click SHOW DICTATION to view live transcription.
- The recruiter will request the ASL Interpreter after they meet you. You can use text messaging with the recruiter if there is a delay.
Press 3 to Pause and Adjust Settings.
You can use this time to become familiar with the job fair platform features and practice turning features on and off. You can change the text messaging and transcription text size and color by clicking SETTINGS in the menu.
When you are finished speaking with the recruiter, you can click DISCONNECT in the menu or you can close the window.
If you want to speak with a different employer you will need to return the job fair page.
How to Attend the Virtual Career Fair
If you are 18 or older and you are looking for employment for yourself*, follow these steps. This event is for job seekers. Job Seeker representatives (head hunters, talent agents, etc.) are not permitted.
Follow these steps to attend the career fair online.
Step 1. Before the career fair fair date: Register
Click the following link to complete registration: REGISTER HERE
Step 2. Before the Career Fair: Complete your profile and upload your resume
After registering, complete your job seeker profile located in your account. Upload your resume. Recruiters will be searching job seeker profiles before, during, and after the career fair. This is why it is recommended to register well before the job fair opens.
Step 3. Before the Career Fair: Review Employers
- Take time to learn about the employer, open positions and locations. Be sure you are aware of their open positions.
- Familiarize yourself with the actions available to you in each employer’s area. Each has a link to their career site. when the career fair opens, you will connect the recruiters by selecting “Meet Live Recruiters.”
Step 4. On the day of the career fair
- Login to your careerfair.online account.
- Prioritize your favorite Employers
- Select your desired employers and select “Meet Live Recruiters”
- The Recruiters Portal will open in a new window.
- You will enter a queue to speak with a recruiter. (There may be a wait time. Stay connected to keep you place in the queue.)
- If you disconnect before meeting a recruiter, you will need to make that connection again and start over in the queue.
Be yourself, relax and enjoy meeting these recruiters.
Visit employer booths below.
Click company logos to visit booths and view jobs, locations and more. During the career fair you can connect with as many employers as time allows. Please note that you can have only one employer window open at a time.
Central Washington University
CWU is a comprehensive, four-year public institution offering bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of programs. We are located in Ellensburg, in the heart of Washington, nestled between the Cascades and the Columbia River, just 1.5 hours from Seattle. Nearly 12,000 students attend classes in eight locations. CWU is a NCAA Division II school, competing in the GNAC. Nationally recognized academics, award-winning programs, personalized education, and a robust student life experience make Central one of the top universities in the west.
*Openings: Support Staff, Advisors, Information Technologies, Food Services, Custodial, Administrative Level Positions, Aviation, Counseling, Student Health Services
Locations: Ellensburg, Des Moines, Pierce, Lynnwood, Yakima, Moses Lake, Wenatchee, Sammamish - Remote options as well
Clemson University is a leading public research institution located in Upstate South Carolina. Founded in 1889, Clemson is the second-largest university in student population in South Carolina.
*Openings: Financial Analyst, Fundraising, Student Services, Operations, Trades, Research, Faculty
Locations: Clemson, SC
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Eastern Virginia Medical School has a unique history as one of the few institutions in the United States established by the local community to serve the local community. Indeed, its vision is to be the most community-oriented school of medicine and health professions in the nation. In fulfilling that vision, EVMS strives to attract talented students, trainees, faculty, staff and leaders who bring diverse attributes and experience to drive our collective commitment to excellence. Eastern Virginia Medical School embraces diversity broadly defined, but places a special emphasis on recruitment of women, traditionally underrepresented minorities in medicine and the health professions (African Americans, Latinos, American Indians and Native Alaskans, and Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders), veterans and individuals who come from socioeconomically disadvantaged backgrounds. Acknowledging that diversity is a fluid and evolving concept, we will continually strive to be inclusive of individuals and groups in the broadest possible manner.
*Openings: Administrative , Billing/Accounting, Faculty, LPN/RN, Medical Office Support, Medical Assistants (Certified or Registered) , Medical Providers , Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner, Research, Teacher, Technical, and more!
*EVMS offers employees a choice of several health plans, as well as a dental and vision plan.
Locations: Norfolk, VA
Fielding Graduate University
Fielding Graduate University is an innovative global community dedicated to educating scholars, leaders, and practitioners in pursuit of a more just and sustainable world. We do this by providing exemplary interdisciplinary programs within a distributed and relational learning model grounded in student-driven inquiry and leading to enhanced knowledge. Fielding Graduate University is an accredited, nonprofit leader in blended education, combining face-to-face and online learning. Fielding offers doctoral, master’s, and advanced certificate programs in the fields of educational leadership, human and organizational development, and clinical and media psychology. Faculty are mentors to self-directed students who use their skills to become powerful and socially responsible leaders in their communities, workplaces, and society.
Full time Faculty positions in the Clinical Psychology and Media Psychology program: PhD in psychology who have graduate level teaching experience, supervised doctoral dissertations and/or a record of research publications.
Full time Administrative positions: Bachelors degree and nonprofit higher education experience. Various positions include experience in Marketing, IT, finance & accounting, state compliance and accreditation and administrative skills.
Locations: All positions are remote. Clinical Psychology Faculty positions will work remote, but report out of certain locations: Boston, MA and New York City to meet with students monthly in person.
Florida International University (FIU)
Florida International University is Miami’s public research university, focused on student success. FIU is a top U.S. research university (R1), with more than $200 million in annual expenditures. FIU ranks 15th in the nation among public universities for patent production, which drives innovation, and is one of the institutions that helps make Florida the top state for higher education. Today, FIU has two campuses and multiple centers, and supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA, with more than 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. The university has awarded more than 330,000 degrees to many leaders in South Florida and beyond. For more information about FIU, visit fiu.edu.
Openings: Career opportunities range from entry-level to senior management, academic and non-academic as well as research, engineering and medicine
Locations: Miami, FL
HERC (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
The Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC) is a non-profit coalition of colleges, universities, hospitals, research labs, government agencies, and related non- and for-profit organizations, committed to diversifying the pipeline of faculty, staff, and executives in academia. HERC is a gateway to more jobs in higher education and related fields than any other website. HERC provides job seekers with comprehensive and transparent access to job opportunities, daily job alerts, career advice news and webinars, dual career support, and regional multicultural resources to help with relocating to a new community.
HERC believes a diverse academic workforce deserves an inclusive academic workplace. To that end, HERC works to ensure higher education institutions are sites of belonging, where all faculty and staff can thrive.
Openings: All levels of faculty, staff and administrative roles supporting our member institutions. Student facing, support services, research and all levels and types of administrative opportunities.
Locations: HERC members and their job openings are located across the United States.
Kentucky Community & Technical College System
The Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) is the Commonwealth’s largest postsecondary institution serving more than 100,000 students through 16 colleges with more than 70 campuses. KCTCS offers a competitive benefits package and an attractive work environment that supports excellence, innovation, and creativity.
KCTCS offers a competitive benefits package and an attractive work environment that supports excellence, innovation, and creativity including: Exceptional health care, vision, dental coverage for you and your family; Tuition reimbursement/waiver for you, your spouse, and dependents; 403(b) retirement plan: a 5% employee contribution receives a 10% employer match; Vacation/Sick Time; Work-Life Balance; 9.5 Paid Holidays; 2 Weeks Institutional Closing Pay (Last 2 weeks of December); Employee Assistance Program
Openings: Nursing Faculty, IT Staff Support, Trade Faculty (i.e. Automotive, Welding, Diesel, Industrial Maintenance, Aviation Technology, Agriculture, etc), Administrative Assistants, and more!
Locations in Kentucky: Louisville, Lexington, Owensboro, Henderson, Hopkinsville, Paducah, Bowling Green, Madisonville, Elizabethtown, Florence, Hazard, Cumberland, Prestonburg, Ashland, Somerset, Versailles and Maysville
Lakeshore Technical College
At LTC, we believe that everyone deserves a quality education. Because of this, we meet people where they're at to provide it to them. We offer many different career programs, customized training for companies, personal and professional continuing education, and adult education. No matter what you want to learn, you can find it at LTC. With a main campus in Cleveland, learning centers in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and community education locations across the district, Lakeshore Technical College is never far away.
Openings: Faculty-Exempt, Management-Exempt, Support Staff-Non-Exempt
Locations: Cleveland, Wisconsin; Sheboygan, Wisconsin and Manitowoc, Wisconsin
Military Sealift Command - Ashore
MSC Ashore - Hiring for a variety of positions to support the crew of 125 ships replenish U.S. Navy ships, conduct specialized missions, strategically preposition combat cargo at sea around the world and move military cargo and supplies used by deployed U.S. forces and coalition partners.
You must apply for available vacancies via www.usajobs.gov. If there is a position that you are interested in, and there is no vacancy listed on www.usajobs.gov please feel free to send your resume to MSC_N1_AshoreCareer@us.navy.mil
Openings: Human Resources, Finance, Logistics, Contract Specialist, Engineering, Information Technology
Locations: Norfolk, Virginia and San Diego, California
Navy Exchange Service Command (NEXCOM)
The Navy Exchange Service Command (NEXCOM) is a global organization with over 16,000 associates. As a world-class retailer offering a range of products and services, we are proud to serve the best customers in the world - active duty military, retirees, reservists and their families. Our mission is to provide these customers quality goods and services at a savings and support Navy quality of life programs. Our seven business lines are: Navy Exchange, Navy Gateway Inns & Suites, Navy Lodge, Ship Store, Uniform Program Management Office (UPMO), Telecommunications Program Office (TPO) and Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility (NCTRF). There are 300 Navy Exchange stores, 70 hotels, over 100 uniform shops along with an uniform mail order program and approximately 160 ship stores operated under our technical guidance providing sailors with a little bit of home across the world.
Endless Opportunity: While NEXCOM has seven different business lines, the majority of our employees work for the Navy Exchange retail locations, the hotels, or at NEXCOM corporate headquarters. Working for NEXCOM offers a diverse range of opportunities in Information Technology, Accounting, Retail, Human Resources, Hospitality, Distribution and Logistics, Marketing, Telecommunications, Facilities and so much more.
Locations: NEXCOM is a global organization located in proximity to any Naval base.
Pellissippi State Community College
Pellissippi State Community College is one of 40 institutions in the Tennessee Board of Regents system. TBR is the governing board of the College System of Tennessee, offering more than 400 programs of study at the state’s 13 community colleges, 27 colleges of applied technology and the online TN eCampus. The college serves an average of 10,000 students, making it the largest community college in Tennessee by enrollment. Pellissippi State Community College offers eligible employees a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement programs, time off including annual and sick leave, and much more. In 2018, Pellissippi State became a member of an Achieve the Dream (ATD) three-year cohort adopting a theme of Start Strong, Stay Strong, Finish Strong for our work. Achieve the Dream has partnered with the program Integrated Student Experience at Pellissippi State (Insteps) to improve the fall-to-fall retention rates for full-time and part-time students by 13% in the next five years. Our vision is to ensure every student who attends Pellissippi State will develop a sense of belonging and confidence in their ability to succeed academically, grow intellectually, and make timely progress towards achieving their educational and vocational goals. If this is something that aligns with your values, we encourage you to apply.
Openings: Full-time and part-time positions: Payroll, Financial Aid, Information Technology (IT), Tutoring, Faculty, Maintenance, Police Officers, Administrative, Clerical, Internships
Locations: Knoxville, TN; Knox County; Blount County
All of us at Sentry—more than 4,000 associates—have different talents, skills, and backgrounds. We work together to deliver on our promises to all of our policyholders. From sales to claims, and information technology to marketing, we enjoy a rewarding and challenging work environment with opportunities for ongoing professional development and growth.
Openings: Various opportunities available in Claims, Customer Service, Information Technology, Underwriting, Safety Services, and more!
Locations: Stevens Point, WI; Madison, WI; Davenport, IA; Scottsdale, AZ; Goldsboro, NC; Edwardsville, IL; and more!
Our story began in 1971. Back then we were a roaster and retailer of whole bean and ground coffee, tea and spices with a single store in Seattle’s Pike Place Market. Today we are privileged to connect with millions of customers every day with exceptional products and more than 30,000 retail stores in 83 markets.
Openings: Retail Operations, Human Resources, Manufacturing and Distribution, Retail Management
Locations: U.S. and Seattle. Remote positions available.
Suffolk University is a private, urban university located in the heart of downtown Boston. Our college green is the Boston Common and we are steps from dozens of historic sites including the Old State House, Faneuil Hall, City Hall and the Massachusetts State House. We have no real boundaries to our campus—Boston and Suffolk blend together. Suffolk has been committed to creating an exceptional learning experience since 1906. Our vision is to be recognized as a dynamic institution that fosters engaged learning, rigorous scholarship, innovative thinking, and community collaboration across disciplines. We will ensure that Suffolk graduates are versatile and prepared for modern society and the new world market. We will provide rich curricula, experiential learning opportunities and professional mentoring through increased collaboration with alumni and community partners. We will recruit, mentor, and support a diverse faculty of teacher-scholars who are passionately committed to preparing our students to be leaders in the global community. We will inspire investment in a Suffolk community that is built on ethical, forward-thinking leadership, teamwork, and cooperation.
Openings: Higher education, Communications, Administration/ Operations, Research, Business, Management
Locations: Boston, MA
TDS delivers up to 2 Gigabit internet speeds and offers internet-protocol based TV entertainment solutions along with traditional phone services in nearly 1,00 rural, suburban, and metropolitan communities. Powered by fiber-optics and new industry-leading technologies, TDS is a growing force in building and deploying fiber optic networks in the United States.
Openings: Information Technology, Engineering, Sales, Technical Support, Field Operations
Locations:Madison, Wi; Bend, OR; St George, UT; Knoxville, TN; Nampa, ID; Alamogordo, NM; St Marys, GA; Contoocook, NH; Billings, MT; Mooresville, NC; Spokane, WA; Remote Opportunities Available
The Auto Group - AAA
Representing more than 13 million members, The Auto Club Group is one of the largest clubs in the national AAA association. ACG employs more than 10,000 people and covers a 14-state region consisting of Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska, North Carolina, South Carolina, North Dakota, Tennessee, Wisconsin, portions of Illinois, Indiana, and Minnesota, as well as the territory of Puerto Rico. Their vision is at the heart of all they do: They help AAA members enjoy life’s journey with peace of mind by providing innovative solutions, advocacy, and membership benefits wherever and whenever they need them. ACG exists to serve its members, providing motorists with valuable vehicle services, as well as a full array of insurance products and financial services.
Openings: Actuarial, Administrative, Audit/Compliance, Automotive Service/Repair, Banking/Financial Services, Call Center, Claims, Customer Service, Human Resources, Information Technology, Legal, Marketing, Sales, Travel, Underwriting
Locations: Nationwide Opportunities + Remote Positions Available
UNC Health is an integrated health care system owned by the state of North Carolina and based in Chapel Hill. UNC Health is committed to empowering health, not just health care. From Magnet recognition to being named one of America's Best Employers by Forbes Magazine, we're proud to say that our hard work is consistently recognized, awarded, and celebrated. UNC Health and our 40,000 employees, continue to serve as North Carolina’s Health Care System, caring for patients from all 100 counties and beyond our borders. We continue to leverage the world class research conducted in the UNC School of Medicine, translating that innovation to life-saving and life-changing therapies, procedures, and techniques for the patients who rely on us.
Openings: Nurses; Physicians; Advanced Practice Providers; Allied Health; Executive/Management; Information Technology; Professional/Non-clinical; Clinical Support and more!
Locations: Chapel Hill, NC; Raleigh, NC; Morrisville, NC; Eden, NC; Lenoir, NC; Holly Springs, NC; Siler City, NC; Remote/hybrid positions available
These are extraordinary times in health care. The opportunities to help people live healthier have never been greater. Advanced data and technologies, breakthrough treatments and consumer choice are redefining what can be achieved. We are working to create a system that is connected, aligned and more affordable for all involved. One that delivers high quality care, responsive to the needs of each person and the communities in which they live. We are also partnering with care providers, collaborating in new ways to improve patient care. At UnitedHealthcare, we are working to play our part in creating a more sustainable health care system: one that works better for everyone.
Being your authentic self is just one part of your life’s best work.℠
Openings: Clinical, Customer Service, Claims, Sales, Marketing, Administrative
Locations: Nationwide, Remote positions available
University of California - San Francisco
UC San Francisco is the leading university dedicated to advancing health worldwide through preeminent biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. Within our overarching advancing health worldwide mission, UCSF is devoted at every level to serving the public. UCSF’s commitment to public service dates to the founding of its predecessor institution, Toland Medical College, in 1864. Born out of the overcrowded and unsanitary conditions of Gold Rush-era San Francisco, Toland Medical College trained doctors to elevate the standards of public health in the burgeoning city. By 1873, the University of California acquired the college and forged a partnership with San Francisco General Hospital that continues to this day and serves as a model for delivering leading-edge care at a public safety-net hospital. Today UCSF’s public mission goes beyond San Francisco and delivers a substantial impact on a national and global level by innovating health care approaches for the world’s most vulnerable populations, training the next generation of doctors, nurses, dentists, pharmacists and scientists; supporting elementary and high school education; and translating scientific discoveries into better health for everyone.
University of Maine System
Established in 1968, the University of Maine System is the state’s largest educational enterprise. It has an annual enrollment of nearly 30,000 students and positively impacts the lives of hundreds of thousands of Mainers each year through its educational and cultural offerings as well as outreach and public service to individuals, businesses, organizations and policymakers. The University of Maine System is accessible with seven universities—some with multiple campuses—located across the state, as well as a law school, an additional 31 course sites, and Cooperative Extension.
Openings: Faculty, Information Technology, Student Affairs, Business Office, Academic Affairs, Finance, Administrative, Human Resources and more!
Locations: Orono, Maine; Fort Kent, Maine; Machias, Maine; Gorham, Maine; Augusta, Maine; Portland, Maine; Lewiston, Maine; Presque Isle, Maine; and Farmington, Maine.
U.S. Department of Justice
The mission of the U.S. Department of Justice is to enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the law; to ensure public safety against threats foreign and domestic; to provide federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime; to seek just punishment for those guilty of unlawful behavior; and to ensure fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans.
U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Representatives:
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF); Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); Justice Management Division (JMD); and United States Marshals Service (USMS)
Openings: The Department of Justice has a wide variety of careers in a number of offices throughout the country.
Locations: Nationwide Opportunities
U.S. House of Representatives - Office of the Chief Administrative Officer
Established in 1995, the Office of the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) serves as an essential resource for the U.S. House of Representatives. We function as a non-partisan, non-legislative office that provides support services and business solutions to a community of 10,000 House Members, Officers, and staff. Our team of more than 700 employees is Member focused and service driven with a steadfast commitment to the values of Service, Innovation, Teamwork, Integrity, and Respect. As a non-partisan organization, we provide everyone with the same level of exemplary service and have a cohesive and highly collaborative culture, regardless of political affiliation.
Openings: Acquisitions, Accounting/Finance, Customer Service, Technology, Human Resources, Administrative, Management, Logistics & Support, Risk Management, Child Care, Internships
Locations: Washington, DC