Job Fair Update
Anoka County Career Fair
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017
10 am to 2 pm
Anoka Technical College
1355 Hwy 10
Anoka, MN 55303
Registration for the Job Fair is now closed! This event is open to the public from 11 am to 2 pm. There is no need to sign-up.
Individuals needing an accommodation to exhibit at this event should contact Christine at 651-259-7169.
This event is brought to you by the Anoka County WorkForce Center and Anoka Technical College
Please come with your resume and be dressed for success and ready to interview. If you have questions, please contact Mary Allenson or 763-576-4094.
Employer of the Day
Employers: Sign up
to host a table at ATC.
Please schedule availability for Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday, between 10 am to 1 pm. Employers can staff the whole time frame, an hour, or any increment of time they prefer. Employers should include in their email:
- preferred day and time
- a brief description of the job
- what career programs offered by the college would be interested in this posting
Two weeks advance notice is preferred however, accommodations can be made.
The Career Services Office at Anoka Technical College assists students and alumni with job searches including, development of cover letters, resumes, interviewing skills and networking necessary to seek internships and employment. Connecting employers with students/graduates with the right skill set is also a priority.
Please email Career Services regarding Employment.
All job postings are listed in College Central. To search for student worker (work study) jobs, type in Company Name "SW-ATC".
Students/Alumni will need to create an account to use the many resources available to assist you in resumes, interviews, etc. and seek job opportunities.)
Job Services for Students & Alumni
- Job Search/Career appointments
Students and alumni may schedule individual appointments to discuss career related concerns. Possible topics you may discuss include, but are not limited to, career/industry research, resume/cover letters, interviewing, and questions regarding job search techniques. Appointments are scheduled for 30 to 60 minutes. To make an appointment, contact Carol Grinde or Jenilee Drilling, room 190F, or call 763-576-7780.
- Graduate Survey
All Anoka Technical College graduates will be asked to complete a short Graduate Follow-up Survey within one year of graduation. Data collected is regarding employment and further education.
- Resume and cover letter development
- Mock (practice) interviews
Students will learn about the benefits of networking and how to create and maintain a professional network.
- Online Resources
Employment Services offers many online resources that help with career and industry research, networking connections with alumni, and job opportunities.
- Register with the Anoka Technical College site www.collegecentral.com/anokatech
to search job opportunities, create and post online resumes and portfolios.
(There are currently job postings in College Central, with hopes of moving all jobs from this page to this new location. Please make sure to check those out as well. To search for student worker (work study) jobs, look for SW-ATC-. Students/Alumni will need to create an account to use the many resources available to assist you in resumes, interviews, etc. and seek job opportunities.)
Job Services for Employers
Employers register and post job openings at www.collegecentral.com/anokatech.
Unlimited free job postings.
Employer of the Day – contact Mary Allenson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 763-576-4094
Upon request and availability, employers are provided a table in the Student Center to promote and recruit job openings to students.
Annual Spring Job Fair
Employers are invited onto campus to recruit Anoka Technical College students and alumni during annual Job Fair. If interested, call 763.576-4094 or email@example.com.
Job Services for Faculty
Classroom presentations and workshop
Faculty may request a class or club visit from Employment Services. The Job Placement Coordinator will create a presentation focused towards the interest of the group.
Job Openings will be forwarded to Program Directors
Job leads appropriate to individual programs will be provided to instructors to disseminate to students and alumni
Online Employment Resources
www.CollegeCentral.com/anokatech - Anoka Technical students and alumni have access to employment-seeking resources; documents, podcasts, resume and portfolio format, and JOBS. Employers register and post jobs for free!
www.MinnesotaWorks.net – The best Minnesota job board. Free for job seekers and employers to use because Minnesota Employer’s Unemployment Tax dollars support it.
www.iseek.org – Explore Careers, Plan Your Education, Find A Job, site is maintained by Minnesota State Colleges and Universities.
www.LinkedIn.com – Use professional social networking to stay current in your profession and develop professional contacts in your field. The mission, “Connect the world's professionals to make them more productive and successful. When you join LinkedIn, you get access to people, jobs, news, updates, and insights that help you be great at what you do.”
www.gpslifeplan.org/workforce - The GPS LifePlan can help you set goals and design plans that will lead you to the success you desire.
www.mn.gov/deed – Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development website; resources for job seekers, employers, business, local government.
www.JobHuntersBible.com – Richard Bolles’ (author/job-search leader) official site for "What Color is Your Parachute?"
www.glassdoor.com - Glassdoor is your free inside look at jobs and companies. Salary details, company reviews, and interview questions -- all posted anonymously by employees and job seekers.