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Student TestimonialWith a full-time job, the Humphreys Co. location and the affordable tuition make it convenient to go to college. I probably couldn’t go, if it were more expensive or farther away.

Juan, PTEC-Chemistry

Job Fair

Thursday, April 16, 2015
10:00 AM–1:00 PM
Main Campus Student Services Center, First Floor Lobby
Download Campus Map (PDF)  ~  Driving Directions to Campus

Please join us for this opportunity open to all NSCC students and graduates to interact and network with Middle Tennessee companies, learn about career opportunities in their field of study, and participate in valuable training workshops to assist with resume preparation, enhance interviewing skills and provide tips on how to network with potential employers.

Admission is FREE for all job seekers.

  • Bring several copies of resume
  • Dress for success

Sponsored by the NSCC Career Services Office

Please contact Career Services for more Job Fair information:
615-353-3248 ~ careerservices@nscc.edu ~ Website

Participating Companies

Fall 2014 Job Fair Participation Companies

Absolute Staffing

Advance Financial

All-Star Personnel

Always Best Care Senior Services

Avon

Blakeford

Buca Di Peppo

Century 21 Premier

Chartwell Hospitality

Cheekwood

Chipotle

Coca-Cola Bottling

Comcast

D & D Event Management

Dave and Busters

DET Distributing Company

Dominos

Eagle Parking

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Express Employment Professionals

FedEx

H&R Block

Hoeganaes Corporation

Iris Networks

Kroger

Lowe’s Home Improvement

Marian University at Saint Thomas Health

Market Strategies International

Marriott International

Mid-Cumberland Human Resource Agency

Music City Parking

Nashville Booting

Northwestern Mutual

OfficeTeam

Owens and Minor

Preferred Care at Home

Primerica

ProLogistics

RadioShack

SMX Staffing

Senior Helpers

Southern Life Insurance

Spring Home Care

Standard Functional Foods Group

State Farm

State of Tennessee

Support Solutions

Talentforce

The General

The Ranch

TLK Group

T-Mobile

Towne Park

Tradesmen International

Triwire Engineering Solutions

TrueBlue Hospitality

TruHire

Tuned-In Broadcasting

Twice Daily Convenience Stores

UPS

US Army

Valvoline

Vector Marketing

Verizon Wireless

White Staffing Management

Williamson County Sheriff’s Office

YMCA
 

Job Seekers

DRESS FOR SUCCESS
You only have one chance to make a great first impression.
We recommend professional business attire for this event:

  • No jeans, no t-shirts, no sneakers, no flip flops or Crocs.
  • Men: Business suit, or collared shirt and tie with slacks.
  • Women: Business suit, or slacks/skirt (skirt length no shorter than three inches above the knee) and professional top (high neckline with sleeves).
     

NSCC Job Fair Networking Tips

HOW TO APPROACH A POTENTIAL EMPLOYER—NETWORKING
(Contact for future positions)

  • Introduce yourself to the potential employer, shake hands
  • Describe what your major is and how you plan to use it
  • Convey your knowledge/technical skills to the company
  • Sell your strengths and highlight your technical skills
  • Inform the potential employer of experience in work, classes, and activities
  • Prepare and practice your elevator speech
     

SAMPLE QUESTIONS TO ASK POTENTIAL EMPLOYERS

  • With the current economy, do you have any helpful suggestions for job seekers?
  • What kinds of skills in a potential candidate would most interest you?
  • What is your role in your company?
  • How did you come to be in your line of work?
  • What changes are happening, or can you predict happening, within your industry?
  • What do you regard as your greatest achievement in business to date?
  • How would you like people to describe your contribution to industry?
     

AFTER THE NETWORKING EVENT

  • Follow up within 48 hours with your contacts
  • Visit company website and follow procedures to apply for positions
     

TIPS TO REMEMBER

  • Maintain eye contact
  • Smile and be positive
  • Be sincere and truthful
  • Listen carefully and respond to potential employers' comments
  • Thank potential employer for their time
  • Remember: YOU ONLY HAVE ONE CHANCE TO MAKE A GREAT FIRST IMPRESSION!
     

Tennessee Career Coach

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
9:00am to 1:00pm
NSCC Main Campus

Tennessee Career Coach mobile career center will be providing free on-going resume and interview workshops.

Career Coach Info Contact
Career Services Office
615-353-3248
careerservices@nscc.edu
   
 Career Coach - Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development 

Company Registration Information

Online reservations will be available here in January.

Included in your non-refundable registration fee of $45.00 you will receive the following:

4-Foot Table
2 Chairs
2 Lunch Tickets and Refreshments

Please make check payable to: Nashville State Community College (Memo Line should say "NSCC Job Fair") and mail to:

Nashville State Community College
Attn: Career Services Office
120 White Bridge Road
Nashville, TN 37209

A confirmation letter will be e-mailed to you once we have received your registration form. Deadline for reservations is Monday, Apr. 13, 2015. If you would like any additional information, please contact NSCC Career Services Office at 615-353-3248 or e-mail careerservices@nscc.edu.

Thank you in advance for your consideration and we hope you will join us on April 16 for our Job Fair.

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