Employers

On behalf of UD's Career Services, we wish to thank you for your interest in connecting with UD students. We offer several opportunities throughout the academic year designed to connect you with students. We look forward to working with you.

Post  jobs or internships on UD's Career Service  website and Access Dubuque

Employers can post their available job and internship positions on UD's Career Service website at no cost. 

To post your job or internship, send your information to career@dbq.edu  (or) call any of the following Career Service numbers for assistance:

563.589.3132, 563.589.3633, or 563.589.3167

Also, local employers are encouraged to review Access Dubuque, which provides an opportunity to share job and internship postings, UD's Career Services website is linked to the Access Dubuque website, to learn more visit http://jobs.accessdubuque.com/

Area Collegiate Partnership

Sponsor & Host a table during the bi-annual Networking Fair and Etiquette Dinner  

In the spring of 2016, the University of Dubuque, Loras College, Clarke University and Northeast Iowa Community College will host the next Networking Fair and Etiquette Dinner in February at the Grand River Center in Dubuque.  The event is sponsored by local employers and free for students to attend and apply their networking skills.

Employer representatives will have an opportunity to network with students during the fair and assist to facilitate dialogue at their sponsored dining table(s). This is a great networking and recruitment opportunity for employers and students. For additional information, please contact Sandy Jewett, B.A.M., Assistant Director of Employer Relations to review cost for sponsorship, date, time, and place of the event  sjewett@dbq.edu  or 563.589.3633  

Participate in the Mock Interview Program   

UD's Career Services extends opportunity and collaborates with Academic Departments to require students to engage in the Mock Interview Program through their enrolled coursework. Students engaged in the program are 3rd and 4th year undergraduate student, as well as graduate students.  

Local and regional professionals and retirees assist to facilitate the interviews. 

This is a helpful program for students to develop their interview skills and receive a critique of their resume & cover letter.   Also, this program serves as a healthy means of networking for students within their field of interest. 

For more information on the mock interview program or if interested in serving as a mock interviewer, please contact Sandy Jewett, B.A.M., Assistant Director of Employer Relations to review dates and times available on the UD campus sjewett@dbq.edu  or 563.589.3633

*Special Note:  During the 2014-2015 academic year, local employers, representatives and retirees donated over 1,000 hours to assist UD students through the Mock Interview Program. We are greatly appreciative for their service.

Host an employer site visit

An employer site visit is your opportunity to promote your organization and highlight your employees while educating students about various career opportunities. Generally site visits last between 1 to 1.5 hours.   

UD's Career Services welcomes the opportunity to collaborate these site visits through our Professional Skills Development coursework, which is offered during the Fall and Spring terms, as well as J-term (January). 

Please contact Dr. Amy Baus abaus@dbq.edu 563.589.3132 (or) Anne Funke afunke@dbq.edu 563.589.3167  to review the course and this opportunity. 

Participate in the Annual Area Collegiate Fall Interview Day 

Hosted by the University of Dubuque, Clarke University, Loras College, and Northeast Iowa Community College.

For the 2015-2016 academic year, the Interview Day will be held on Friday, November 6th, 2015, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., on the UD Campus 

The objective of the event is to provide a forum for employers to interview student candidates for employment and internship opportunities.

An advance registration is required of employers and selected student candidates will be invited to participate in an interview. Employer registration will open after Labor Day.  

Please contact UD's Career Services to learn more career@dbq.edu (or) call any of the following Career Service numbers for assistance:

563.589.3132, 563.589.3633, or 563.589.3167

Schedule an on-campus informational table

Employers and graduate/professional school representatives interested in connecting with students on campus may want to consider setting up an informational booth. Similar in format to a career fair setting without the career fair, informational booths can be formal or informal based on the employer.

Please contact UD's Career Services in advance if considering hosting a booth, informational session, or scheduling on-campus interviews  career@dbq.edu (or) call any of the following Career Service numbers for assistance:

563.589.3132, 563.589.3633, or 563.589.3167

Develop internship opportunities for students   

UD's Career Services actively consults with employers/representatives regarding internship opportunities for students.  We welcome dialogue with your organization to review  your needs and the benefits of developing internship opportunities for students.

Please contact Dr. Amy Baus abaus@dbq.edu 563.589.3132 (or) Anne Funke afunke@dbq.edu 563.589.3167 to review the Internship Program 


 

Engage in the Informational Interview Program

An innovative program for 1st and 2nd year undergraduate students. The program is coordinated by UD's Career Services and collaborated with professionals/retirees and Academic Departments to assist students in their pathways to a meaningful vocation.  Students interview the professional/retiree about their vocational journey within the Advising/Career Center during assigned class time.  Structured questions are provided to students in advance by UD's Career Services to stimulate dialogue.    

 

For more information, please contact UD's Career Services career@dbq.edu or call any of the following Career Service numbers for assistance:

563.589.3132, 563.589.3633, or 563.589.3167  

Participate in the Iowa College Recruiting Network (ICoRN)  

Connect with students from private Iowa Colleges in one place!

To learn more about ICoRN Download ICoRN Brochure Information

To learn more information about upcoming recruiting events and registration, go to http://www.recruitiowagrads.com

If you prefer, please contact UD's Career Services career@dbq.edu (or) call any of the following Career Service numbers for assistance:

563.589.3132, 563.589.3633,  or 563.589.3167

Connect with the Greater Dubuque Development Corporation

The University of Dubuque, Loras College, Clarke University, and Northeast Iowa Community College collaborate on-campus events with the Greater Dubuque Development Corporation (GDDC), all in an effort to connect current students with local leaders and employers.  

Please contact Sarah Harris, Vice President of Workforce Operations

     563.557.9049  sarah@greaterdubuque.org

As the Vice President of Workforce Operations, Sarah Harris is in charge of the Greater Dubuque Development workforce recruitment campaign. This includes working closely with local human resource representatives and our local higher education institutions to promote the http://jobs.accessdubuque.com/  web site. She also promotes Greater Dubuque as a Destination for Opportunity to job seekers and local employers  http://www.greaterdubuque.org/

If you did not see an option available for you above, please contact UD's Career Services at 563.589.3132, 563.589.3633, 563.589.3167 or by e-mail at career@dbq.edu