Joni Weed
Office of Career Services, 308.865.8501

Approximately 40 employers and seven graduate schools will be represented at the fall Career Fair at the University of Nebraska at Kearney on Thursday, Oct. 6.

The Career Fair, which is open to the general public, as well as to UNK students and alumni, gives attendees the opportunity to meet and talk with potential future employers. There is no fee to attend.

The event, sponsored by UNK Academic and Career Services, Northwestern Mutual Financial Network and Werner Enterprises, will be held from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. in the Nebraskan Student Union  Ponderosa Room.

Attendees may email their resume to Joni Weed, UNK Career Services, to be reviewed before the fair.

A pre-fair reception will be held at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 5, at the Alumni House, located at 2222 Ninth Ave. Attendees will have an opportunity to network with potential employers during the reception. Business casual attire is recommended. Pre-registration at is required for this event.

Students not currently seeking employment may volunteer to assist with fair. As volunteers, students network with potential future employers from various fields, have a chance to observe employers and candidates, learn how a career fair works and can add the volunteer work to their resume.

For more information, assistance preparing for the fair or to volunteer, visit or call the UNK Academic and Career Services office at 308.865.8501.

Participating Organizations

AFLAC – Agent
Almquist, Maltguist, Galloway & Luth – Staff Accountants
Baldwin Filters – Production Line Supervisor, Shift Superintendent, Cost Accountant, Environmental Manager, Associate Product                 Manager, Buyer, Project Manager
Bankers Life and Casualty – Insurance Sales Representative, Financial Advisor, Sales Management
Becton Dickinson – Supervisors, Costs Accountants & Engineering
Buckle, Inc – Full Time, Part Time & Internships, Management Program
CHI-Nebraska/Good Samaritan Hospital – All Areas – Variety of Positions – please visit the website
Cleveland Chiropractic College – Doctors of Chiropractic
Consolidated Electrical Distributors – Management and Sales Trainees
Contryman Solutions Group – Accounting and Finance Majors
Crete Carrier Corporation – Bus, Human Resources, Management, Finance, Information Systems, Accounting, Computer Science &         Marketing
Department of Health & Human Services – Various positions – please visit for additional information
Educational Service Unit 2 – Speech Language Pathologists and School Psychologists Educational Service Unit #9 –Speech                 Language Pathologist
Edward Jones  Financial Advisors
Eilers Machine & Welding – Plant Accountant, Sales Manager, Sale Representative, Buyer/Planner, Planner/Schedule, Contract                 Administrator/CNC Machine Programmers
EnduraCare Therapy Management  Speech Language Pathologist
Enterprize Rent-A-Car  Management Trainee – Summer Management Trainee Intern
Forest Pharmaceuticals – Territory Sales Representative
Gavilon/DeBruce Companies  Internships, Commodities Merchandiser, Entry Level Grain Operations/Assistant Supt, Agronomy                 Sales, Logistics Coordinator, Facilities Project Manager
Grand Island Physical Therapy – Speech Language Pathologist
Hagemeyer North America – Sales & Operation Leadership Development Program 
I – premier source for paid internships across the state of Nebraska
JBC (Swift Company)  Career Leadership Opportunity Program
Kraft Foods – Sales Representative as well as some entry positions 
Marine Corps Officer Program – JAG Officer, Aviation Officer, Ground Office, Reserve Officer
Modern Woodman of America – Financial Representative
Nebraska Book Company – Management, Business (full and part time)
Nebraska National Guard – Part & Full Time Opportunities
Northwestern Mutual Financial Network – Full time Financial Rep, Financial Intern Rep, HR/PR Intern 
Nova-Tech Inc – Pharmaceutical Sales
Sandhills Publishing – Multiple areas of needs, please visit the website for complete listing – Full Time, Summer Jobs, Paid                         Internships
Servi-Tech Inc – FT & Internships opportunities in Crop Consulting
State Farm Insurance – Agency Apprentice 
TSL Companies – Transportation Services
The Anderson, Inc – Grain Management Trainees, Interns
UNK Financial Aid – Federal Loan Data and answer questions about Financial Aid for graduate school
UNK Counseling & School Psychology – Masters in Clinical Health, School Psychology or Counseling
UNK Graduate Studies & Research – 30 high-quality graduate programs
UNMC MD/Ph.D. & Biomedical Research – Health Science, Med Technology, Biology, Chemistry, Biomedical Engineering
University of Nebraska College of Law – Prospective Law Students
University of Nebraska College of Pharmacy – Professional Student in Health Sciences 
University of South Dakota – Graduate Level Student in Masters – 62 Graduate Programs in eight colleges
Verizon Wireless – Retail Sales and Customer Services
Viaero Wireless – RSA positions in our Kearney locations, as well as, candidates for our Store-Manager-In Training Program Full                 Time, Part Time Regular
Wells Fargo – Teller, Customer Services & Sale Rep., Personal Banker, Intern
Werner Enterprizes, Inc – Fleet Coordinator
Xpanxion LLC – Management Information Systems, Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science, Software                 Engineering, Computer Engineering