Subject:                                Weekly Career Bulletin - April 15, 2015 

 

 

April 15, 2015

National Student  Employment Appreciation Week
April 12-18, 2015
Supervisors, Student Employment Services and the Center for Career Development
have been recognizing ALL student workers during this week.
Don't miss free cookies in the library on Fri., April 17 (2:30-4 pm)! 


Announcements
Resources
Jobs, Internships & Workshops


Announcements


Federal Aviation Administration Information Table
Stop by this CUB table today (1-4 pm) and speak with a representative of the Federal Aviation Administration/US Department of Transportation to learn about job and internship opportunities.

Are you interested in interning or working for the government?
Please join us tonight (6:15 pm - 8:30 pm) in Specialty Dining for dinner and a presentation on How to Seek and Apply for Government Positions.  RSVP via GettysburgWorks (events tab).    Students with a meal plan will be required to swipe their cardPanelists include alumni and friends who work for the White House Situation Room, the Logistics Innovation Agency /Defense Logistics Agency, Federal Civilian Human Resource Agency, PA State Civil Service Commission and more!

Discrimination in the Workplace
Know the Law, Know your Rights! In recognition of Student Employment Week, on Thurs., April 16 at noon in SCIE 200 there will be an open forum on the significance of Title IX and LGBTQA support on campus and the workplace.  Students and supervisors are all welcome to attend and a light lunch will be provided.

Summer Internship Deadlines
If you are seeking academic credit you will want to secure a faculty sponsor before the final exam period and check with your department advisor to learn about department requirements.  All students majoring in Health Sciences must register their capstone by Friday, April 17.  All students majoring in English must register their internship by Friday, May 1. All students majoring in OMS/minor in Business must register their internship by Friday, May 1st and have a minimum 2.7 GPA.  Register your summer internship via the Student Center: 
Academic Credit (registration is required); Not For Credit Option (recommended)

Are you interested in marketing and advertising?
Attend this alumni career talk on Fri., April 17, 3 pm in SCIE 300 to learn the difference between the two from Bill Heyman '74 P'13.  RSVPs appreciated through the Events Tab in
GettysburgWorks.

Interested in a career with AT&T?
Did you know that AT&T has a Business Sales Leadership Development Program which offers an accelerated track for a business-to-business sales career?  Come to this session on Fri., April 17, 3:30 pm in SCIE 200 and learn more about this exciting program from Jack Duffy '79 (Vice President - Enterprise Business Solutions Service Management).

Are you interested in a career in Management Consulting?
Management Consulting – what exactly is it? Learn about this fascinating career path at this workshop, on Mon., April 20, at 5:30 pm in Breidenbaugh 205, presented by Scott Hefter P’18, Partner & Managing Director at The Boston Consulting Group. Mr. Hefter has over 25 years of experience in public and private sector work in management consulting and has worked in 20+ countries supporting a variety of industries, including private equity, technology, telecommunications, aerospace, and defense.  Light dinner refreshments will be provided.  RSVP via
GettysburgWorks (events tab).  Co-sponsored by the Center for Career Development and Smart Women’s Securities.

Last Resumania for the Semester
Work on resumes and cover letters for jobs and internships! Bring a draft of your resume for FREE FOOD!  Mon., April 20, 7-9 pm, at the Center for Career Development

Clinical Stage Biopharmaceutical Company Offers Internships
Trevena is a publicly traded clinical stage biopharmaceutical company based in King of Prussia, PA, dedicated to the discovery and development of GPCR biased ligands. Established in late 2007, Trevena was created to translate groundbreaking research on GPCR signaling into a new generation of medicinesAs a company committed to supporting the development of talent in the biopharmaceutical industry, Trevena is excited to offer a summer internship program.  Their internships provide candidates the opportunity to work in a corporate setting in the biopharmaceutical industry, gaining valuable professional experience in their field of study. Internships are available to students currently enrolled in or recently graduated from degree-seeking programs at accredited colleges and universities.  Internships are paid, full-time (40 hours per week, Monday through Friday) positions.  More information on the available internships (Biology, Chemistry and Accounting), is posted in GettysburgWorks.  No deadline was provided in the information we received (a resume and cover letter are required) but we recommend that you apply "ASAP" if interested. 

Peer Research Mentor Positions - Musselman Library
Musselman Library is accepting applications for several Peer Research Mentor positions. This is a student job that makes you a better student!   A Peer Research Mentor is a student who works alongside librarians to support students engaged in research, while also improving one’s own research skills. This position is open to first-year students and sophomores in any major. The Peer Research Mentor team intentionally includes students representing a range of class levels. While the appointment is for a semester, there is potential for continuation. If you love information and helping people find exactly what they need, this could be the position for you! 

For more information, contact a current PRMs (Alex Richmond '17, Amy Violante '17, Bethany Holtz '16, Darren Spirk '15, Kyra McFadden '16, Amanda Richman '18, Grace Timko '18 or Margaret Czepiel '17), see the full job advertisement on our website, or speak with Janelle Wertzberger or any reference librarian. Applications are due by Monday, April 20 (end of day).

Do you want to work in fashion?
CollegeFashionista.com is looking for ambitious, goal-orientated interns (aka Style Gurus) this summer to report on the fashion trends happening on their campus. Style Gurus are in charge of capturing street style photography around their college campus as well as creating articles based on their findings. Style Gurus contribute one post per week during the duration of the internship as well as participate in bi-monthly Twitter chats with fashion industry executives, webinars and other skill building exercises. Style Gurus also have the opportunity to work on brand campaigns and organize local fashion events.  If you are  enthusiastic about the fashion industry, have experience in journalism and/or photography please apply at www.collegefashionista.com/apply .  The position runs from the week of May 18, 2015 to August 21, 2015 and is unpaid.  Students must own or have access to a camera for the position. SLR cameras preferred. Application Deadline:  April 24 (however, they will accept applicants on a rolling basis and you are encuraged to apply before then)

Teaching, Coaching, Leading at Independent (K-12) College-Prep Schools
Southern Teachers Agency, the nation’s most experienced educational placement service, has helped great schools hire great teachers and leaders since 1902.  Today, they serve nearly 600 of the South and Mid-Atlantic regions’ top private and independent schools. STA currently has 1165 teaching and administrative positions listed for 2015-16. Click here to apply online.  Start the process as soon as possible!  There is no fee.  STA’s services are free to candidates.  Once you’re accepted as an STA candidate, a Placement Counselor will contact you and begin working with you to find the right professional fit for your skills and interests as a teacher, a coach, a co-curricular program leader, and an enthusiastic new member of an outstanding school community.


Resources


After College - explore jobs/internships based on your field of study; discover opportunities that match your personal interests. 

Boston Housing - Northeastern University, located in the heart of Boston and steps from public transportation, offers short-term summer housing specifically designed for interns.

Center for Career Development - www.gettysburg.edu/career

CandidCareer.com - Whether you are just beginning to explore career options, preparing for a job interview, or looking to change careers, CandidCareer.com can help. They provide thousands of informational video interviews with real professionals through an easy to use website.Their site is dedicated to providing the inside scoop on careers so viewers will be informed and ready for what lies ahead. Find your passion today at CandidCareer.com!

Career Beam - a full service online resource to help you plan for your life after Gettysburg.  All students have been given an account and login information was sent out last fall.  If you cannot find the email with your login information, contact career@gettysburg.edu.

Career Insider (Vault) - Gettysburg College in conjunction with Vault.com has arranged for you to have free, unrestricted privileges to the largest most comprehensive online career resource available.

CareerOneStop - sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.  Find information on the fastest growing careers vs. slowest, industry trends, etc. 

Career Subscriptions - check out these exclusive career resources for Gettysburg College students e.g. Current Jobs for Graduates, NEC Bridge (New England Conservatory), and more!  If asked to login, use your network username and password.

CyberDegrees.org - new website on the topic of cyber security.  Provides detailed looks into 20 careers related to cyber security; in-depth job resources; full directory of cyber security degrees.

Idealist - learn about nonprofit careers, volunteering, volunteering abroad, and more.

Internships.com - discover internship positions from 67,418 companies located in 7,606 cities across all 50 states.

LinkedIn - Network with alumni, parents, and friends on the Gettysburg Professional Network.

NACE Job Choices Magazine - featuring job-search advice, interview tips, sample cover letters and resumes, links to employers interested in hiring new college grads, and more. Job Choices and Job Choices/Diversity Edition.

New York City Housing - Educational Housing Services offers a long list of amenities, 24/7 security and more: studenthousing.org // 800-297-4694; The Fashion Institute of Technology has housing available in Kaufman Hall (406 West 31st Street--between 9th & 10th Avenues).  For more information visit their website.

Pennsylvania Job Network - professional, technical, hourly, skilled and executive jobs in Pennsylvania. 

Professional Diversity Network - job listings from employers specifically recruiting diverse talent.

Jobs  |  Workshops

Jobs

Recent Job & Internship Postings:

Accounting Intern (10829)

Trevena - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Internships

Posting Date: April 15, 2015

End Date: May 15, 2015

Biology Intern (10827)

Trevena - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Internships

Posting Date: April 15, 2015

End Date: May 15, 2015

Chemistry Intern (10828)

Trevena - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Internships

Posting Date: April 15, 2015

End Date: May 15, 2015

IT Intern (10830)

Trevena - King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Internships

Posting Date: April 15, 2015

End Date: May 15, 2015

Account Executive Trainee (10540)

PLS Logistics Services - Cranberry Twp, Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: April 14, 2015

End Date: April 21, 2015

Front End Developer (10818)

IBM Design - Austin, Texas

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: April 14, 2015

End Date: May 21, 2015

Intern (10824)

Blue & Gray Bikers LLC - Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Internships, Summer Opportunities

Posting Date: April 14, 2015

End Date: June 10, 2015

Intern (10815)

Blue & Gray Bikers LLC - Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Internships, Summer Opportunities

Posting Date: April 14, 2015

End Date: June 15, 2015

Software Designer (10819)

IBM Design - Austin, Texas

Position Type: Internships, Scholarships & Fellowships, Full-Time

Posting Date: April 14, 2015

End Date: May 21, 2015

MARKETING COORDINATOR (10558)

Key Staffing Solutions, Inc. - Northern VA, Virginia

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: April 12, 2015

End Date: June 30, 2015

SOFTWARE SALES REPRESENTATIVE (10561)

Key Staffing Solutions, Inc. - Northern VA, Virginia

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: April 12, 2015

End Date: June 30, 2015

Entry Level Equities Trader (10794)

T3 Trading Group - New York, New York

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: April 11, 2015

End Date: May 11, 2015

Camp Starlight - Now Hiring Summer Interns/Counselors! (10450)

Camp Starlight - Starlight, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Internships, Full-Time, Summer Opportunities

Posting Date: April 10, 2015

End Date: May 22, 2015

Educational Ambassador – Launch your career with a year in China. (10802)

Ameson Education &Cultural Exchange Foundation - China, Non-U.S.

Position Type: Internships, Full-Time

Posting Date: April 10, 2015

End Date: December 31, 2015

IT Summer Internship (10808)

Synchronoss - Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Internships

Posting Date: April 10, 2015

End Date: May 08, 2015

Workshops

Upcoming Events & Workshops:

What's Your Fortune?

Session Start:
April 15, 2015, 12:15 pm

Session End:
April 15, 2015, 1:00 pm

Location: Science Center 200

Government Job & Internship Dinner

Session Start:
April 15, 2015, 6:15 pm

Session End:
April 15, 2015, 8:30 pm

Location: Specialty Dining - Gettysburg College

Discrimination in the Workplace

Session Start:
April 16, 2015, 12:00 pm

Session End:
April 16, 2015, 1:00 pm

Location: McCreary 101

Marketing Alumni Talk with Bill Heyman '74 P'13

Session Start:
April 17, 2015, 3:00 pm

Session End:
April 17, 2015, 4:00 pm

Location: Science Center 300

AT&T Information Session

Session Start:
April 17, 2015, 3:30 pm

Session End:
April 17, 2015, 5:00 pm

Location: Science Center 200

Shippensburg University Graduate School Information Table

Session Start:
April 20, 2015, 10:00 am

Session End:
April 20, 2015, 2:00 pm

Location: CUB Lobby

A Career in Management Consulting?

Session Start:
April 20, 2015, 5:30 pm

Session End:
April 20, 2015, 6:45 pm

Location: Breidenbaugh 205

Resumania

Session Start:
April 20, 2015, 7:00 pm

Session End:
April 20, 2015, 9:00 pm

Location: Center for Career Development

Getting Your Piece of the Pie

Session Start:
April 30, 2015, 12:15 pm

Session End:
April 30, 2015, 1:00 pm

Location: Science Center 200

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