2018 Environmental Career Fair

Step up your job search game by attending the 2018 UW Environmental Career Fair!

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Mary Gates Hall Commons, UW Seattle Campus
Hosted by the UW College of the Environment


 

Confirmed Employers

  • 3Degrees
  • A.I.S. Inc.
  • American Forest Management
  • Bartlett Tree Experts
  • City of Bellevue Parks & Community Services
  • Clear Water Services
  • HDR Engineering
  • Integral Consulting
  • King County Environmental Health Services Division, Public Health
  • King County Natural Resources & Parks
  • King County Parks and Recreation
  • King County Water and Land Resources Division
  • Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust
  • Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA)

 

  • The Nature Conservancy
  • NewFields
  • NOAA Administration
  • NOAA Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary
  • Peace Corps
  • Ramboll Environ
  • Seattle Aquarium
  • Student Conservation Association
  • Teach for America
  • Washington Conservation Corps
  • Washington State Department of Agriculture
  • The Watershed Company
  • Weyerhaeuser
  • The Wilderness Society
  • YMCA Camp Orkila

Attend a “Career Fair Success” workshop hosted by the UW Career & Internship Center!
Monday, 2/12/18, 3:30-4:15 * Virtual
Wednesday, 2/14/18, 12:30-1:00
Held in Mary Gates Hall room 134

 

What to Expect

  • Explore post-graduation opportunities and learn more about the skills, education, and experience needed to land your dream job
  • Connect with potential employers and build your network for future career exploration
  • Share your resume with employers
  • Get Hired for internships and careers in environmental fields and discover volunteer opportunities or unpaid internships which build practical skills, allow you to network, and provide experience needed to advance your career

Make the Career Fair a Success!

  • Do your research – Review the organization’s website before the career fair so your questions are specific
  • Dress professionally – First impressions are important
  • Introduce yourself – Work on your brief elevator pitch and tell them what skills, education, and experience you have. Be specific about how these skills relate to the organization or position that you are pursuing.
  • Leave them with something – Provide them with your resume and contact information
  • Follow up – Ask for a business card or contact information and follow up with employers after the fair to thank them for their time and remind them of your interest.

Be sure to update your resume and prepare to meet employers!


For more information and tips on improving your resume, networking, career fairs, interviews, and job searching visit the University of Washington Career Center.

For location, see campus map and directions for Mary Gates Hall Commons.

Search for jobs and internships anytime, online by checking out the
College of the Environment Career Opportunities Page.

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