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BRDG Job Fair event

Oct 20th  |  

See Info below

BE THE SHARK 
In-person and Virtual
Job Fair

Student job fair where all participating students get the opportunity to interview, share their point of view, and give suggestions to companies.

This event is OPEN!

TIME & LOCATION

October 20, 10:00 AM - 3:00PM PST 2023

Hosted at: 12901 S Euclid St, Garden Grove, Ca 92840

ABOUT THE EVENT

Deposit: $5 per ticket / person

 

Student sharks get a chance to interview companies.

Check out our last Job Fair: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ffyzLXgUpeA&t=39s

 

There will be hundreds of job opportunities at this job fair!

 

Companies are especially looking for the following majors from College Freshman to Senior to Experienced:

Architecture, Archeology, Chemistry, Cloud Support, Computer Science, Drone Technology,

Engineering (all disciplines), Hands On testing, Information Security, Information Technology, Math, Model Builder, Modeling, RF Technology, Telecommunications, and Statistic Analyst.

 

To register for the event: Students must submit their resume.

BE THE SHARK JOB FAIR FAQ

Q: What is it?

A: A job fair where students can ask the questions and give their input to participating companies.

 

Q: Why is this different from a traditional job fair?

A: This event provides not only the opportunity to meet and interview with companies, but also the opportunity to hear many company responses to other student questions during the "shark session". This will certainly help you prepare for your interview.

You will get more time with recruiters than traditional job fairs!

See what our last job fair looks like:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7TupdqvRyw&t=41s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ffyzLXgUpeA&t=40s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t2kc46N8rdc

 -BTS Job Fair Video Highlights

Q: When?

A: October 20, 2023 from 10:00 – 3:00 pm

 

Q: Where?

A: The event will occur both in person or online.

Note that if possible, it is best to attend in person; you can make a much better impression. 

Q: Who are the participating companies

A: 

  • AECOM, a fortune 200 company construction engineering 

  • Carbon Technology, a local next generation chip technology company

  • The FBI, Los Angeles

  • The Irvine Ranch Water District 

  • Union Pacific Railroad, a transport company

 

Q: What levels are companies hiring for?

A: Companies are hiring College students from Freshman to Seniors and Graduates.

Q: Are companies hiring specific majors?

A: Companies are hiring for all positions, but the following majors are specifically sought after: Architecture,

Archeology, Chemistry, Cloud Support, Computer Science, Drone Technology, Engineering (all disciplines),

Hands On testing, Information Security, Information Technology, Math, Model Builder, Modeling, RF Technology, Telecommunications, and Statistic Analyst.

Q: How many students are companies looking for?

A: There are over 100 open positions that companies are looking to fill.

Q: How do I apply?

A:

 

Q: Why do I have to deposit $5 to participate?

A: We want you to patriciate in person or virtually; your $5 deposit will be returned when you sign in at the event.

Q: Can I register if my resume is not ready?

A: Yes – we encourage that you register as soon as possible with your current (unfinished) resume and attend the preparation workshops. Final resume can be (re)submitted up to April 10th at 8 a.m. PDT.

 

Q: Will recruiters be present at the event?

A: Yes – all recruiters will attend in person.

 

Q: Will virtual attendees be able to have one-on-one conversations with the company guests?

A: Yes – see the agenda for the event.

Q: What is the event agenda?

A: Agenda: (all in PDT)

10:00 – 11:00 Company presentations

11:00 – 12:00 “Be the Shark” event when all students get to ask questions

12:15 – 3:00 Lunch with company representatives when you get to ask each company representatives your questions 

Q: What is the dress code for the event?

A: Dress to impress: Non sneaker closed toe shoes, twill pants, a shirt with collar and a jacket if you have one.

 

Q: Are we required to have a background in tech in order to apply for positions?

A: No. We suggest that you review job openings on the website of each of the above companies for the type

of positions for which they are hiring.1

Union Pacific: https://up.jobs/search-jobs.html

Q: Will there be a panel of company representatives for a Q&A session?

A: Yes.

 

Q: Will there be representatives other than recruiters?

A: Yes.

Q: How many companies will be recruiting?

A: More to come

 

Q: Do we have to stay for the entire event?

A: No, but the longer you stay will get you more exposure time with the companies.

Q: Where should I park?

A: TBD

Q: Who should I contact to I ask questions?

A: Please email brdg.bridgetoconnect@gmail.com with your questions.

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