SC State University Career Center to Host Career Fair 2010

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Career Fair 2010On Thursday, September 23, 2010 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Career Center at SC State University will host its annual Career Fair. The Career Fair will be held in the Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center, located on the campus of SC State. This year’s theme is: “Building the Foundations for Tomorrow’s Graduates.”

“The fall 2010 Career Fair will provide an excellent opportunity for SC State students, alumni and others to meet and secure career opportunities from among leading employers in the country,” says Joseph B. Thomas, interim director for the SC State University Career Center. “We have invited fortune 500 companies, state and federal agencies and school systems to share information on various careers opportunities with their prospective companies.”

The following are among the over 50 employers who will be on site:

American Board for Cert. of Teachers Excel; Washington DC
BMW; Spartanburg, S.C.
B&W Y – 12 National Security; Oak Ridge, Tenn.
Beaufort County School District; Beaufort, S.C.
Bi-Lo; Greenville, S.C.
Charlotte Fire Department; Charlotte, N.C.
City of Charleston Police Department; Charleston, S.C.
City of Gastonia Police Department; Gastonia, N.C.
County of Greenville; Greenville, S.C.
Dekalb County School System; Stone Mountain, Ga.
Department of Justice – FBI; Washington, DC
Duke Energy; Charlotte, N.C.
Early Autism Project; Sumter, S.C.
Enterprise Rent-A-Car; Greenville, S.C.
Federal Bureau of Investigation; Greenville, S.C.
Fourth Valley Concierge Corporation; Chiyoda- ku, Tokyo
Frito Lay; Raleigh, N.C.
Geico; Chevy Chase, Md.
JB Hunt Transport; Lowell, Ark.
Metro Nashville Public Schools; Nashville, Tenn.
Mutual of Omaha; Columbia, S.C.
Norfolk Naval Shipyard; Portsmouth, Va.
Nuclear Fuel Services; Erwin, Tenn.
Nuclear Security Administration; Washington, DC
Progress Energy; Raleigh, N.C.
Purina Mills, LLC /Land-O-Lake; Nashville, Tenn.
Rea Contracting; Charlotte, N.C.
Rock Hill Police Department; Rock Hill, S.C.
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions; Aiken, S.C.
Savannah River Remediation; Aiken, S.C.
Santee Cooper; Moncks Corner, S.C.
Shaw Areva MOX Services; Aiken, S.C.
Sherwin-Williams; Tucker, Ga.
SPAWAR; North Charleston, S.C.
Sumter School District Two; Sumter, S.C.
United Way; Columbia, S.C.
USDA, APHIS, VS; Columbia, S.C.
USDA-Farm Service; Lexington, S.C.
U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Environmental; Washington, DC
U.S. Food Services; Lexington, S.C.
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service; Columbia, S.C.
U.S. Peace Corps; Atlanta, Ga.
U.S. Regulatory Commission; Rockville, Md.
Valdosta City Schools; Valdosta, Ga.
Walden University; Summerville, S.C.
The Walsh Group; Chicago, Ill.

Career Fair List of Employers

For more information on Career Fair 2010, please contact Rudine Williams at (803) 536- 8581 or (803) 536- 8577.