Coleman Hosts Job Fair & Open House on Sept. 20

Coleman University will host a job fair and an open house on Tuesday, September 20, 2016. The job fair will be held from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. and the open house will be held from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. on our campus at 8888 Balboa Avenue, San Diego, CA 92123. The public is invited to attend.

Technology Focused Companies Seek Qualified Applicants from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m
Meet with the area’s top tech firms and network with your peers at the job fair. Attendees are encouraged to wear business attire and bring plenty of résumés. The following companies are registered to attend: Abacus Data Systems, AIS™ Data Centers, AVSD (Audio Video San Diego), California Coast Credit Union, CCS Global Tech, CGI Federal, Cobham Microelectronic Solutions, Computers 2 SD Kids, Financial Coach 4 U, FortuneBuilders, H&R Block®, Infinite Corporation, Manpower®, PM Talent Global, Randstad Technologies, Robert Half®, ScaleMatrix, SoftHQ, TriTech Software Systems, and the US Army®. Refreshments will be served.

Meet Instructors and Staff at the Open House from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Learn more about the technology-focused undergraduate and graduate degrees available at Coleman University. Program directors from the colleges of cybersecurity, software development, graphic design, game programming design and development, and graduate studies will be available to answer any questions about the programs and courses. Meet with members of the admission and financial aid staffs and find out more about Coleman’s extracurricular student clubs, from Team Antikythera (the cybersecurity club) to ENVI (envi-us.org), the Electric and Networked Vehicle Institute based on the Coleman campus. The ENVI-Coleman-San Diego Mesa College’s student-designed-and-built autonomous robotic submarine used in this year’s RoboSub competition, will be on display.

Classes start on Monday, October 17. For more information about the job fair or open house, contact us at 858-499-0202.

Showcase Your Company at the Job Fair
Space is still available to register your business at the job fair. There is no registration fee. Companies will be provided with tables and chairs. For more information, contact Robert Sweigart, Director of Career Services at 858-499-0202 or send email to rsweigart@coleman.edu.

 

 

 

 

 

Coleman University Hosts Job Fair & AITP SD Career Panel Discussion

On Wednesday, March 23, 2016, Coleman University will be hosting two great career-centric events on campus!


Coleman University Job Fair
Location: Hopper Hall
Time: 4:00-6:00pm
This career fair is free and open to the public. Speak with employers in the IT industry. Dress to impress and bring plenty of resumes, pens, and your winning networking skills! Questions? Give us a call at 858-499-0202 or email us at careerservices@coleman.edu


AITP Career Panel Events (RSVP Required)
Location: Scott L Rhude Hall
Time: 5:30 – 6:30 PM – Dinner
6:30 – 7:30 PM – Career Panel Discussion
7:30 – 8:00 PM – Q&A with coffee

The Career Panel Discussion will be an exciting opportunity to learn about the present IT job market in San Diego – who’s hiring, skills in demand, training opportunities, job searching and interviewing advice, etc. It is designed for job seekers, professionals in IT and application development and for hiring managers looking to learn some tips on what other companies are doing.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED:
Member: $15
Non-Member: $20
Students, military: FREE (online RSVP still required)
For more information, itinerary, list of panel speakers and registration, visit: http://tinyurl.com/aitp-career-panel


 

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Job Opportunities – H&R Block, Outerwall

H&R Block is looking to fill ten (10) Technical Support positions. No experience is required. Students within their 2nd and 3rd mods can apply. They are offering one month of full-time paid training as well and are willing to work around student class schedules day or night. The pay for these positions is $14.50 per hour. The location they would be working from is about 10 minutes away from the campus. Open to students from all programs. So far, about 6 students have been hired by H&R Block.

Outerwall (ecoATM) is looking to fill seven (7) Electronics Processor positions within the next two weeks. No experience is required. This is a full time position, 8am-4:30pm, Monday through Friday. They are located in the Mira Mesa area about 12-15 minutes from our campus. These are considered a foot in the door positions and they do have IT positions that you can move into. The pay for the Electronics Processor positions is $10.00 per hour. Open to students of all programs.

Interested students should email David Camarena in Career Services for complete details.

Job Fair: Now Hiring!

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Our Fall Job Fair will be held on September 15th at 4:30pm in Hopper Hall.

Many companies come to meet prospective employees. They love to speak to everyone, show what their company is about and find out who would be a good fit for their company. Many students have received a job offer from this event, and for many others, it’s a good way to get your resume out. Most companies are also looking for candidates to hire for a later date.

Some of the companies that will be attending include:

U.S. Army
Spotlink
CGI Federal
H&R Block
Phoneware Inc
Verimatrix, Inc
Status Pros
Nothrop Grumman
Bulwan

…and many more!

During the Job Fair students will also be able to enter a raffle to win awesome prizes! Be sure to come by and check it out!

Job Fair: September 15th

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A big thanks to Career Services for setting up another job fair, set for September 15th at 4:30pm in Hopper Hall.

Held twice a year, our job fairs are a way for students to apply to jobs in their field, meet potential companies, network with other students and get a feel for the industry.

Many companies come to meet prospective students. They love to speak to everyone, show what their company is about and found out about students if they’d be a good fit for their company. Many students receive a job offer from this event, and for many others, it’s a good way to get your resume out. Most companies are also looking for candidates to hire for a later date.

During the Job Fair, students will also be able to enter a raffle to win awesome prizes! Be sure to come by and check it out!

Job Opening: Production Artist Lead

Career Services is looking for qualified students to apply for a Production Artist Lead position at a local San Diego company.

From the listing:

A qualified candidate to work closely with our Direct Marketing and Sales teams to fulfill customer production design requests for all marketing materials. The successful candidate will edit and review multiple versions of 2 and 4-color direct mail art packages for in-house printing and mailing.

Minimum Requirements:
Must be proficient in Adobe InDesign & Acrobat. Knowledge of print production strongly preferred. Ability to work a flexible schedule with overtime as needed, complete mailing projects for our clients with very tight turnarounds and assist with various office tasks in multiple departments periodically.

Technical Skills:
Is able to learn and proficiently utilize various software and data processing programs.
Experience with Microsoft Office applications and intermediate-level traditional computer skills.
Experience with Salesforce, Illustrator, & Photoshop a plus.
Graphic Arts, Marketing or Computer Sciences majors preferred.

Work Skills:
Strong eye for detail and excellent proof-reading skills.
Ability to work independently and multi-task with solid organizational skills.
Motivated, self-starter who is able to prioritize schedules and deadlines while working in a fast-paced environment.
Maintains high levels of quality and accuracy.

Leadership Skills:
Proactively supports company procedures and processes.
Ability to problem-solve, as well as evaluate and identify potential growth and procedural enhancement opportunities.
Is able to communicate and maintain a positive attitude while working with others.
Ability to motivate diverse team members and hold individuals accountable for their performance.

To apply for this position please contact your Career Services advisor.

Job Listing – Software Developer, ASP.NET, Web Developer, & more

The Career Services Department works one-on-one with students to help turn their passion into an exciting career. The department partners with local employers to bring a variety of professional opportunities to our well qualified pool of students.

Below is a current list of open job positions. If you’re interested and would like to apply, please email your resume to Julia Katawazi, Career Services Advisor.

ASP.NET

Front-End Specialist

Housing Accounting Associate

Layout Engineer

Software Developer II

Software QA

Sr. Web Developer (Linux/Unix)