Event Sponsors:

Employer Breakfast Sponsor:

Our local colleges and universities have partnered with the business community to host the area's largest recruiting event for you to explore full-time jobs, part-time jobs and internships.  Over 100 employers will be at Recruit Westchester 2016, from local and national businesses to non-profits and startups!

Student registration is now open!
OPEN TO STUDENTS AND ALUMNI OF

PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS ONLY


For more information and assistance with your resume, please contact your school's career services office.


Date, Time, Location: 

Friday, October 28, 2016
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Westchester County Center, White Plains

Overview of Day:

Expo opens promptly at 10:00 am

   -Coaching/Prep Sessions starting at 9:45 am, running every 15 minutes until 10:45 am
   -Young Professionals Panel, 11 am - 11:30 am
   -Be Your Own Boss Panel, 11:45 am-12:15 am

Expo concludes at 1:00 pm
Parking/Transportation:

Parking for the County Center is available in the West Lot across from the Bronx River Parkway.  Parking is complimentary for all participating students and alumni with resume.

Westchester County Center is also in walking distance of the White Plains Transit Center- Metro North Railroad via the Harlem Line.  Visit http://www.mta.info/mnr for schedules and tickets.

Some schools will have coordinated bus transportation for their students. Please contact your Career Services Office for more information.
Job & Internship Fair Prep:

    • Dress is business attire – see below for suggestions
    • Bring plenty of copies of a recent resume; you will need to turn in one copy as your ticket into the event
    • Research participating employers beforehand
    • Bring a photo ID (school ID preferred for students)
    • Contact your Career Services office with any additional questions and for additional preparation tips
Dress Code:
 

Men Women
Suit  Two piece suit, ideal is solid navy or grey)  Solid/ pinstripe in  black/navy/grey (skirt-suit or pantsuit)
Shirt and Blouse  Solid white or blue shirt  White or pastel blouse
Accessories

Shoes – Black or brown, non-athletic

Belt - Should match shoes in color

Tie – Conservative pattern/color

Socks – Should match pants in color (no white or athletic socks!)

• Piercings - not recommended

• Shoes – Dark leather pumps are ideal; Open toed shoes/Sandals are not appropriate!

• Jewelry – Should be subtle and minimal

• Piercings – not recommended (except earring posts)

Grooming

• Hair – Well groomed hairstyle

•  Nails– Clean/Short

• Cologne - minimal if any

• Hair – Well groomed hairstyle

• Nails– Clean, optional clear polish

• Minimal (if any) perfume

Participating Colleges & Universities: