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PBSC Fall 2019 Career Fairs

 

 

 

 



Upcoming Events

Major and Career Exploration Event

Students who need extra help deciding on their major or want a better understanding of different majors should attend this event. It will help guide students through a clear pathway. It will also provide a better understanding to students of different careers in their specific major.

 


 

Getting the Interview

This event is for students who tend to feel nervous during an interview. There will be tips on how to overcome those fears and on the appropriate attire that may be needed for an interview.


 

Getting the Job

To find a job that fits your interests is sometimes difficult, but with our Getting The Job event students are able to learn exactly how to do it. Learn about Handshake and other websites that help students in finding a job. This event not only leaves you educated on jobs but will also leave you more confident in how to job search.


 

Career Center On-site

The Career On-site event helps students learn about internship opportunities. The more aware they are, the greater chance of figuring out a major and locating an internship.


Workshops

How to RSVP for a Workshop

To attend a workshop you must RSVP on Handshake.

After viewing the workshop schedules below, please follow these steps to register:

  1. Log into Handshake
  2. Click the Events tab and select the campus
  3. Select the date and time for the workshop you wish to attend. 
  4. Click "RSVP for event" to register.


Workshop Schedules

There are no workshops currently scheduled


 

How to RSVP for a Workshop

To attend a workshop it is recommended you RSVP on Handshake.

After viewing the workshop schedules below, please follow these steps to RSVP:

  1. Log into Handshake 
  2. Click the Events tab and select the campus
  3. Select the date and time for the workshop you wish to attend. 
  4. Click "RSVP for event" to register.

 


Workshop Schedules

Exploring Majors and Careers

Designed to help students learn about majors and careers and the steps involved in choosing a major. Students will learn about the degrees and majors offered at PBSC. 

  • A brief interest inventory will be administered for students to begin exploring majors related to their career interests.
  • Resources to explore majors and research occupations will be presented.
Boca Raton Campus -  2019 Exploring Majors and Careers workshops
Date Time Location
Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. BT 202
Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019 Noon - 1 p.m. BT 202
Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. CA 107
Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. CA 107
Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019 Noon - 1 p.m. BT 202
Tuesday, Sept. 24 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. BT 122
Monday, Oct. 14, 2019 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. CA 208
Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. CA 107
Thursday, Oct. 28, 2019 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. CA 107
Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. CA 107
Monday, Nov. 18, 2019 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. CA 107

 

 


Resume Writing co-presented with the Student Learning Center*

Learn how to create a resume that showcases your skills and experiences.

  • We’ll review the purpose of a resume, section headings, resume formats and how to use build your resume using a simple online template.
  • You'll learn how to upload your resume to Handshake - the Career Center’s online job portal.
Boca Raton Campus -  2019 Resume Writing workshops
Date Time Location
Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. HT 315
Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. CA 105
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. CA 102

 

*Workshops eligible for the Career Ready Certificate Program.


 

Professionalism Workshops*

Do you know how to conduct yourself on the job?

Learn how to be successful on the job!

  • Know Workplace Etiquette
  • Manage Your Online Presence
  • Strengthen Your Soft Skills
Boca Raton Campus -  2019 Professionalism Workshops
Date Time Location
Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. CA 105
Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. HT 102
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019 Noon - 1 p.m. HT 102

 

 *Workshops eligible for the Career Ready Certificate Program.


 

 

Ace the Interview*

Designed to help students learn how to prepare for job interviews.

  • Tips on how to research employers, what to expect in an interview, professional dress, how to combat anxiety will be presented.
  • Typical interview questions will be shared along with the behavioral interview format and how students can role play during the workshop.
Boca Raton Campus -  2019 Ace the Interview workshops
Date Time Location
Monday, Sept. 30, 2019 4 p.m. - 5 p.m. HT 313
Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. CA 110
Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019 11:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. HT 102
Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019 1 p.m. - 2 p.m. HT 314

 

 *Workshops eligible for the Career Ready Certificate Program.


 

 

Prepare for The Career and Internship Fair Workshop*

This event is held in preparation for The Career and Internship Fair. This workshop includes strategies on how to prepare for the career fair, what to bring to the event, how to present your resume, and how to network with employers and tips on dressing for success.

Boca Raton Campus - Prepare for The Career and Internship Fair Workshop 
Date Time Location
Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019 Noon - 1 p.m. HT 102

*Workshops eligible for the Career Ready Certificate Program.

 


Upcoming Events

Career & Internship Fair*

Boca Raton Campus - Career & Internship Fair 
Date Time Location
Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2019 10:00 a.m. - 1 p.m. HT 103

 

 *Event is eligible for the Career Ready Certificate Program.

This career fair provides students an opportunity to network with employers and learn about internships, part-time and full-time positions in various industries. Please RSVP in Handshake ahead of time so that you don’t miss out on pertinent information regarding the event!

We strongly encourage you to come in business dress when you attend the fair, and you'll also want to bring multiple copies of your resume with you. If you need any help polishing your resume or creating one, please stop by the Career Center. We have walk-in advising or you can call 561-862-4325 to schedule an appointment. 

Keep in mind, you'll want to research the organizations attending the fair so that you are equipped to have impactful conversations with employers. Please know your class schedule and availability, should any employers speak with you about opportunities. 

Lastly, don't forget to bring a notepad and a pen to jot down your notes! 

If you have any questions, please contact the Career Center at 561-862-4325 or visit us in AD 154.

 

 

Register for Professionalism Workshop

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Job Fair Professionalism Workshop

Preparation workshop for the Career Fair (Lake Worth Campus)
Day Date Time Room Register
Wednesday Aug 28 12 pm CT 105 By Calling or Handshake (see above)
Friday Aug 30 3 pm CT 105 By Calling or Handshake (see above)


 

Career Fair Walk-In Hours: No appointment necessary

Walk-In hours, Days, Dates, Times, Location
Days Dates Times Location
Monday Aug 26 9 to 11 am CT 105
Thursday Aug 29 2 to 4 pm CT 105
Friday Aug 30 11 am to 1 pm CT 105

"Walk-In Wednesdays" Days, Dates, Times and location
Days Dates Times Location
Wednesday Aug 21 10 am - 12 pm CT 105
Wednesday Aug 21 2 pm - 4 pm CT 105
Wednesday Aug 28 4:30 - 6:30 pm CBP 103


Career Fair Employers

2019 Career Fair Participating Employers
Employer Name Positions Available
211 Palm Beach/Treasure Coast Crisis Helpline Specialist (Bilingual English/Spanish), 211 Helpline Intern
Allied Universal Security Professionals, EMT, Paramedics, Military, Police, Corrections, College Degree
American Red Cross - South Florida Region Community Partnerships Intern, Volunteer Management / Human Resources Intern, Financial Development Intern, Disaster Workforce Engagement / Human Resources Intern, Services to Armed Forces Intern, Communications/Public Affairs/Marketing Intern, Disaster Services Intern, Non-Profit Management Intern
Bru's Room Sports Grill Server, Restaurant FOH Staff, Restaurant Host/Cashier, Restaurant Kitchen Staff
City of Boca Raton Full-time and part-time jobs and PAID College Student Internships
City of West Palm Beach Variety of positions
City of West Palm Beach Police Department Police Officer
Clerk & Comptroller, Palm Beach County Administrative Assistant, Court & Official Records Specialists and Courtroom Administrators
Drive Shack Bar Back, Dishwasher, Bartender, Receiver, Server, Guest Services, Line and Prep Cook, Porter, Facilities Technician, Service Support, Team Lead
Federal Bureau of Investigation Internships
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts    Food and Beverage, Front Office/ Guest Services
Fresenius Medical Care North America Pre-Licensed Nurse, Patient Care Technician, Registered Dietitian, Social Worker
Geeks Uneek INC IT Technician
Heartland of Boynton Beach Nurse, Certified Nurse Aide
HomeSafe Bilingual Developmental Consultant Liaison, Youth Development Professional, Bilingual Hospital Liaison
Marriott Vacations Worldwide Front Desk Agent, Guest Delivery/Runner, Recreation Attendant, Servers
Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience Research Positions
NCCI Holdings, Inc. Actuarial Intern, IT Intern, Web Programmer
Northwestern Mutual - West Palm Beach (McKernan Financial Group) Financial Advisor
Palm Beach State College Variety of positions
School District of Palm Beach County (FL) Instructional Positions
Senior Helpers of the Palm Beaches RNs, LPNs, CNAs, HHAs
Sherwin-Williams Company Part-time Store Sales Associate, Management/Training Program, Management/Sales Summer Internship
The Early Learning Coalition of Palm Beach County Family Advocate (EHS), Customer Resource Specialist, Program Specialist (EHS), Family Services Specialist, Education Specialist
Tropical Shipping Documentation Coordinator, Logistics Coordinator, Mechanic
U.S. Army & Army Reserves Florida Region Over 150 jobs currently available
Walgreens Assistant Store Manager Trainee
West Palm Beach VA Medical Center Variety of positions
Vi Living Maintenance Technician, Server

Workshops

How to RSVP for a Workshop

To attend a workshop you must RSVP on Handshake.

After viewing the workshop schedules below, please follow these steps to register:

  1. Log into Handshake
  2. Click the Events tab and select the campus
  3. Select the date and time for the workshop you wish to attend. 
  4. Click "RSVP for event" to register.


Workshop Schedules

Find a Major

Are you undecided about your college major or career goal?

This workshop will help you identify your interests, research careers and relate your interests to majors and degrees offered at the college.

No current workshops scheduled


Ace the Interview

Designed to help students learn how to prepare for job interviews.

  • Tips on how to research employers, what to expect in an interview, professional dress, how to combat anxiety will be presented.
  • Typical interview questions will be shared along with the behavioral interview format and how students can role play during the workshop.

No current workshops scheduled


Resume and Cover Letters

No resume, No problem.

Our Career Advisors offer resume samples and guidelines for developing your resume to help you get the job.

No current workshops scheduled

Workshops

How to RSVP for a Workshop

To attend a workshop you must RSVP on Handshake.

After viewing the workshop schedules below, please follow these steps to register:

  1. Log into Handshake
  2. Click the Events tab and select the campus
  3. Select the date and time for the workshop you wish to attend. 
  4. Click "RSVP for event" to register.

Workshop Schedules

Prepare a Dynamic Resume

Designed for students unsure of where to begin in writing a resume.

We'll discuss the purpose of a resume, the various sections within a resume, different resume styles, and strategies for formatting. We can also include information about writing cover letters.

No current workshops scheduled

Interview to Get the Job

Designed to help students learn how to:

  • Prepare for the interview in terms of researching the employer
  • Knowing what to expect in an interview
  • How to dress properly
  • How to combat anxiety, and more.

We will discuss typical interview questions, the behavioral interview format and how to prepare for interviews.

No current workshops scheduled

Building Professional Skills

Stop by to learn and gain professional skills. Don’t wait to learn effective ways of developing soft skills related to your future employment. Attend this workshop to strengthen your professional you. 

No current workshops scheduled

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