Career Center

February 23, 2016


In This Issue:
Career Center Calendar: At a Glance
Internship Opportunities
Full-time Job Opportunities

Local Part-time Job Opportunities
Contact Us

Career Center Calendar: At a Glance
Thurs., Feb. 25: Spotlight Career and Internship Fair (1:30-5:30 p.m. in Lexington, KY)
Wed., March 9: Campbellsville University Graduate and Professional Studies Information Table (11 a.m.-1 p.m. in CC Lobby). AXA Advisors Presentation (4-5 p.m. in Lynn 120B).
Sat., March. 12: Student-Alumni Networking Day (12-4 p.m. in Science Center)

For full event descriptions and a complete calendar of Career Center events, click here.


Save the Dates: Upcoming Career Fairs
cid:a0b2e828-fbd0-4063-9451-821000b70d79Student-Alumni Networking Day: SAND (Student-Alumni Networking Day) will take place on Sat., March 12 from 12-4 p.m. in the Science Center. Sponsored by the Career Center, Alumni Board, and Alumni Relations Office, SAND is an afternoon connecting students with alumni members through multiple panels, presentations and interactive workshops, culminating in a networking session. These sessions provide information, guidance, and connections for students before they transition from Hanover. Click here to view a detailed schedule of this year's sessions and to see the alumni attending.

Job Search Advice from Recent Grads

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Logan Luce '15:  Logan graduated in the spring of 2015. While he was at Hanover, Logan majored in Economics and was a Business Scholar. He also was a proud member of Phi Gamma Delta (FIJI) fraternity, ran track and field, and volunteered for numerous campus events. Logan is currently employed as an admissions advisor by Bryan University in Tempe, Arizona. Click here to see what advice Logan has to offer to Hanover students.

Internship Opportunities
Historical Interpretation Intern:  The Santa Claus Museum & Village in Santa Claus, IN is seeking a summer Historical Interpretation Intern to work with strategic planning, collections management, archival work, special event planning, and community outreach. To apply, send a resume or CV to ethompson@santaclausmuseum.org by March 1, and include the dates you are available.

Hands of Hope Intern:  Casa de Esperanza in Houston, TX provides residential care and coordinates medical and psychological services for children who are victims of abuse, neglect, or the effects of HIV. Casa de Esperanza is seeking an intern to work directly with these children in a family style setting. If interested, email a cover letter and resume to Lori Hudalla at lhudalla@casahope.org.

Camp Counselor: Holliday Park in Indianapolis is seeking Camp Counselors for its Summer Adventure Day Camp Program to follow camp procedures and supervise campers. Applicants must have at least 2 years of experience working with youth in a supportive environment. Apply online here.  

Pathways Internship Student Trainee: The Department of Defense, with an office in Indianapolis, is seeking a Pathways Internship Student Trainee to fill a paid summer position. Applicants must not be 2016 graduates. Apply online here.

Education Seasonal Program Interns: McHenry County Conservation District in Crystal Lake, IL is looking to find 8 summer interns to work full-time as part of their education program. Applicants must be at least current sophomores and must have a valid, current driver's license. Apply online here.

PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCY - Are your Interview Skills working for or against you?

asdfDo you understand what a potential employer is seeking and are you able to describe and provide examples of the ways in which your background makes you well qualified?  That's what you need to do in an interview.  If you struggle with this (so many of us do), take steps now to improve your confidence and ability - meet with Career Center staff for tips, sit for a mock interview, review the Key Professional Competency:  Effective Interview Skills in Evaluating your Professional Competencies, or pick up a copy of the Career Center's The Art of Interviewing Guide outside of our office in Lynn Hall.    

Prepare for your future:  Plan NOW for the career you want later.  We can help focus your job search, tailor your résumé to your goal, help you network with alumni in your desired field, assist with your interview preparations, and MORE.  Call 812.866.7127 or email tilley@hanover.edu to learn more.   

Full-time Job Opportunities
High School Math Teacher:  The Christian Academy of Carrollton in Carrollton, KY is seeking a high school math teacher who can teach Algebra, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, and Calculus immediately as well as for the 2016-17 school year. If interested, email Katie Matson atkmatson2cac@bellsouth.net.

Clinical Service Provider:  Talbert House in Cincinnati is looking for a Clinical Service Provider for its new court and corrections Treatment Transfer facility. Training for this position is offered at no cost to the employee. Apply online here.

Annual Fund Manager: Conner Prairie in Fishers, IN is seeking an Annual Fund Manager to strategically develop and execute an annual giving program. Applicants should have prior experience with a non-profit. Apply online here.

Promotions Assistant:  Emmis Communications in Indianapolis is looking for a part-time Promotions Assistant to work with promotions and marketing. Job duties include working station events, community events, sales appearances, and special projects. Apply online here.

Supervisory Natural Resource Specialist:  Chugach National Forest in Moose Pass, Alaska is seeking a Supervisory Natural Resource Specialist to work on a year-long contract with Seward Ranger District Office. For information on how to apply, contact Francisco B. Sanchez, District Ranger, atfbsanchez@fs.fed.us.

Want access to more job descriptions? Visit NACElink to search and view current job openings.

Local Part-time Job Opportunities
Kennel Assistant: North Madison Veterinary Clinic is seeking a pre-vet student to work part-time as a Kennel Assistant. This position is responsible for providing daily care, feeding, and exercising of pets. Apply in person at 2528 Lanier Drive or call 812.273.5737 with questions.  

Clerk/Cashier: CVS in Madison is looking for a part-time Clerk/Cashier to ensure positive shopping experiences to customers. Applicants should have prior retail experience. Apply online here.

Retail Associate: Kroger in Madison is seeking part-time hourly Retail Associates. Applications are being accepted for many positions, including cashier, bagger, grocery clerk, produce clerk, meat clerk, deli clerk, and bakery clerk. Apply online here.

Arch Grants Global Startup Competition
Arch Grants, a nonprofit organization that focuses on accelerating economic development in the St. Louis area, is currently seeking applications from seniors and recent graduates. They are looking to fund startup businesses in the St. Louis area with $50,000 equity-free cash grants, pro bono services, and mentorship. The early application deadline is Feb. 28, and the final deadline is March 31. For more information and to apply, visit the Arch Grants website.

Get Connected with the Career Center!
If you have questions about events or job openings, please contact us! You can also make an appointment to discuss resume help, job search assistance, career guidance, and grad school assistance. Feel free to email us at careercenter@hanover.edu or call Sue Tilley at 812.866.7127.