Career & Employment Hub

Events

USM's Job & Internship Fair 

Join us as over 100 employers gather in the Sullivan Gym on the Portland Campus every March and November to recruit full-time, part-time, and temporary employees as well as to offer volunteer, internship, and work study experiences. Free professional headshots are taken at the event! Stay tuned to this page this page FMI and registration for our next Fairs, happening Thursday, November 7th, 2019 and Thursday, March 5th, 2020!

Fall 2019-Spring 2020 Career Takeoff Series 

This exciting workshop series offers an intimate setting for USM students and alumni to network with professionals like you while learning critical professional development skills. Attending is not only a great way to give back to the community by lending your workforce expertise, but also an excellent opportunity for you to develop your talent pipeline by recruiting employees and/or interns. Refreshments are provided! The schedule of events (with topics) is as follows: 

October 25th

10 am - 1 pm 

Internship Readiness

241 Luther Bonney (Portland) 

December 5th 

12 pm - 3 pm 

LinkedIn & Personal Branding 

321 Bailey Hall (Gorham)

January 30th 

12 pm - 3 pm 

Resume Building & Interviewing 

Portland (Exact location TBD)

April 10th 

10 am - 1 pm

Internship Readiness

Gorham (Exact location TBD)

Networking Dinners (in partnership with the AMA)

Mark your calendars for the evenings of Thursday, October 17th, 2019 (Portland) and Wednesday, February 12th, 2020 (Gorham)! This exciting event creates a space for students and professionals to network and exercise professional meal etiquette. Make connections to your future talent while helping students strengthen their skills! Check back here for updates on times, locations, and to sign up as a Professional Networking Facilitator.

 

We welcome participation from any community partner who wishes to lend their expertise and network with our fantastic students. Please contact usmworksforme@maine.edu if you are interested in getting involved. We look forward to hearing from you!