Tips & Leads from CES
Tips & Leads from CES

Here are a few quick resources to support your entry-level job search. Have questions, or want to chat? Schedule an appointment with a CES career advisor via PugetSound.JoinHandshake.com. We're here for you!

Who's hiring? 

These organizations have recently reached out to Puget Sound, seeking to recruit talented Logger grads. That's you!
Northwestern Mutual: Logger alumna Angie Tronset '11, Director of Career Development at Northwestern Mutual (NM) would love to talk to you about their opportunities! Find Angie on LinkedIn, or contact her at angie.tronset@nm.com.
Want to learn more about NM, and pick up some tips while you're at it? On July 30, they're hosting a workshop, Finances 101 that you may find useful.
Scribe-X: Interested in health care careers? Gain experience as a remote medical scribe. Learn about these opportunities during one of Scribe-X's info sessions scheduled July 23-30.
Enterprise HoldingsLauren Del Valle Ruiz '14, had this to say about Enterprise: “I graduated from Puget Sound in 2014, and have been working for Enterprise Rent-A-Car for the past 3 years in the Seattle area. I started in the management trainee program, and have been in a management role for the last 2 years.
Enterprise has put in the time and resources to my personal development and leadership training. They have given me the skills to be able to run a business, be a successful female leader for the company, and be strategic in gaining new business in our marketplace.
I love that Enterprise promotes from within, so you are able to grow your career at your own pace. And the opportunities are endless. If you're interested or have questions, you can reach out to me on LinkedIn or at Lauren.delvalleruiz@ehi.com."
Talent Acquisition Manager, Kassandra Hinerman also invites you to reach out at 785.550.6154 or Kassandra.S.Hinerman@ehi.com.
City Year: Thinking about careers in education or the helping professions? Gain experience, build skills, and earn money for graduate school, all while making a difference. Reach out to our City Year recruiter, Marcus Ramirez at mramirez4@cityyear.org.

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College Success Foundation

Looking for an opportunity to make a real difference in the community? Want to gain new skills and experiences? Are you passionate about youth and education?
The College Success Foundation, AmeriCorps team is recruiting service members to serve as College and Career Coaches. The CSF AmeriCorps 10-month service term for 2020-21 runs Sept. 21, 2020 through July 31, 2021. Watch the video introduction, then visit CollegeSuccessFoundation.org to apply.

U.S. Department of State

How far could an internship or fellowship at the U.S. Department of State take you? For starters, you'd get a coveted inside look at diplomacy in action, and at the range of careers and responsibilities found in the Foreign Service and Civil Service.
Diplomat in Residence (DiR) for the NW Micaela Schweitzer-Bluhm, along with two other DiRs talk about opportunities and offer insights on your application, due in September.
Curious about careers in public radio?

Words of Wisdom...
"Do as many informational interviews as you can.
Not only will it keep your interview skills sharp, but it's also a great way to get in the door with an orgnization.
Even if they aren't currently hiring or posting positions that you're qualified for...
If you leave a positive impression, you're more likely to hear about opportunities when they do resume hiring."