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Upcoming Job Fairs & Events

Professional Networking Skills/Etiquette Reception

Thursday, Feb. 9  •  12 - 1:30 p.m.

Burrell Conference Center, Jackson Campus

  • The Professional Networking Skills/Etiquette Reception Training is an educational program designed to provide an opportunity to learn and practice the contextual knowledge and "soft skills" required when interviewing over a meal, meeting employers and colleagues in a reception setting, and networking at a job fair, conference, or any other social event.  Come and practice skills that will help you make connections and land a job!
  • Participants must pre-register using this form (copy and paste into a browser): https://forms.gle/55kc9WZvd4GURL2j8

 

Healthcare Job Fair
Thursday, Feb. 16  •  1 - 4 p.m.

Burrell Conference Center, Jackson Campus

Preview link: https://southwesterncc.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/37915/student_preview?token=H8AagyEFdxpvevpZMuWVFXUjvUeiX7-uChoIJCG5_PO3ga97KfRTRw

 

SCC Spring Job Fair

Thursday, Feb. 23  •  1 - 4 p.m.

Burrell Conference Center, Jackson Campus

Preview link: https://southwesterncc.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/37602/student_preview?token=ehYVAbp3B6QZ-8Dglicm0n0bxBxHCB8xEyYUFJamuwPwRCbq5DnxwA

 

Employer Registration Registered Employers

PAST EVENTS

Fall 2022
 
PEAK SKILLS TO SUCCEED WORKSHOP SERIES
  • "Choosing a Career"
    • Tuesday, August 30, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
    • Burrell 306, Jackson Campus
  • "Identify Your Skills"
    • Tuesday, October 4, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
    • Burrell 306, Jackson Campus
  • "Finding Your Feet!"
    • Tuesday, November 1, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
    • Burrell 306, Jackson Campus

JOB FAIRS & EMPLOYER EVENTS

Fall Job Fair

  • Thursday, October 6, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
  • Macon Campus (44 Siler Farm Road, Franklin, NC 28734, 828.306.7001)

Fall Healthcare Expo

  • Thursday, November 10, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
  • Burrell Conference Center, Jackson Campus (447 College Drive, Sylva, NC 28779, 828.339.4000)
    • 1:00 - 2:15 p.m. - Professional Development Panel
    • 2:15 - 4:00 p.m. - Program Fair (students with booths representing all 16 SCC Health Sciences Programs)
    • 2:15 - 4:00 p.m. - Employer reception sponsored by area hospitals

Spring 2022

  • Healthcare Job & Career Fair
    • February 10, 2022 • 1 - 4 p.m. • Jackson Campus - Burrell Conference Center
      • This job fair will offer something for every health science student and employer! Spring graduates can look for immediate job opportunities, and first-year students can begin learning about regional employers and the opportunities available to them. General education students, high school students and members of the community can learn about the different Health Science programs available at SCC.
 
  • The Professional Networking Skills/Etiquette Reception
    • February 17, 2022 • 12 - 1:15 p.m. • Jackson Campus - Burrell Conference Center
      • This event is designed to help students identify and practice strategic behaviors and soft skills that will help them successfully navigate any job fair, networking event, or meeting with an employer in a social environment. Food will be used as a prop, and real employers from healthcare, hospitality, and business will participate. Faculty, whole classes (individually by student) and any student can already sign up HERE. Faculty can use this link in syllabi to assign participation and check with me to ensure their students are registered. All participants can take a hot waffle from Waffle House in a to-go box! 

 

  • Spring Job and Career Fair
    • February 24, 2022 • 1 - 4 p.m. • Jackson Campus - Burrell Conference Center
      • This traditional spring job fair will showcase employers from across all sectors hiring full-time, part-time, seasonal, internships, and other positions!

Fall 2021

  • Trades & Skilled Professions Job Fair
    • September 16, 2021  •  5 - 7 p.m.  •  Macon Campus
      • Come meet employers hiring in automotive, manufacturing, and other skilled professions and skilled labor jobs!  Also learn about related programs at SCC!

 

  • Soft "Employability" Skills for the NC Workforce - 8, 8-Minute PEAK Talks!
    • Thursday, September 23, 2021 • 2 - 4 p.m. • Jackson Campus, Myers
      • Hear from faculty and staff subject matter experts about how they developed and practice key skills that employers say students need to succeed!  The talks will be recorded in front of a live audience and be followed by a panel for Q&A.

 

  • Fall Job Fair
    • September 30, 2021  •  1 - 4 p.m.  •  Macon Campus
      • This traditional job fair will showcase employers from Macon County and the surrounding region. 

 

  • Healthcare Job & Career Fair
    • October 14, 2021  •  1 - 4 p.m.  •  Jackson Campus, Health Sciences Center
      • This job fair will offer something for every health science student and employer! December graduates can look for immediate job opportunities and first-year students can begin learning about regional employers and the opportunities available to them. General education students, high school students and members of the community can learn about the different Health Science programs available at SCC. This job fair is also a wonderful opportunity to tour the new Health Sciences Center! 
  • Experiential Learning - PEAK Opportunities for SCC Students
    • Thursday, November 4, 2021 • 2 - 3 p.m. 
      • Learn about Work-based learning, internships, and service-learning opportunities and their value for students as they develop their PEAK Five-Year Career Plans!
      • Location: Virtual! go to meet.google.com/zsg-pusu-beu
      • OR join by phone at (US) +1 224-661-0043 PIN: 567 896 859#

 

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