Career Fairs & Special Events

2016-17 Recruiting Events For Employers

Fall Career Expo 2016   |   Spring Career Expo 2017   |   Other Recruitment Opportunities



Career ExpoApproximately 800-1200 students from all year levels and representing all majors typically attend the annual Career Expo events seeking both internship and full-time professional opportunities. The solutions to global problems large and small are being developed by Florida Tech students today. Hire a Florida Tech Panther!

 

UPDATE REGARDING FALL CAREER EXPO EVENT:

Due to Hurricane Matthew, we had to make the difficult decision to cancel this year’s Fall Career Expo on October 6 and 7.

With no other fall dates available to us at this time, we have rescheduled the event to Wednesday, January 25 and hope you will consider participating.

Thank you very much for your support and understanding.

 


Make-up Date for Fall Career Expo

Wednesday, January 25  |  12-4 p.m.  |  Clemente Center for Sports and Recreation

  • Early Registration Fee (October 14 - December 14): $250
  • Regular Registration Fee (December 15 - January 13): $350

Registration includes two representatives to attend; each additional representative $25.

  • Government/Non-Profit Registration Fee (October 14 - January 13): $50

Registration includes one representative to attend; each additional representative $25.

No registrations will be accepted and no refunds will be provided after January 13.

Register Now!

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Spring 2017: Government Agency & Non-Profit Career Fair

Thursday, February 23  |  12-3 p.m.  |  Clemente Center for Sports and Recreation

Employers from the government and non-profit sector are invited to this event exclusively for those looking to work with local, state, and federal agencies. Meet top talent to fill your unique positions and provide them with insights on what it’s like to work with your organization.

  • Government/Non-Profit Registration Fee (October 14 - February 10): $40

Registration includes one representative to attend; each additional representative $15.

No registrations will be accepted and no refunds will be provided after February 10.

Register Now!

 

Spring 2017: Entrepreneurial Career Fair

Wednesday, March 22  |  12-3 p.m.  |  Denius Student Center, Hartley Room

Entrepreneurs have unique hiring needs, and our students have skills to help you! 

  • Early Registration Fee (October 14 - February 10): $50
  • Regular Registration Fee (February 11 - March 10): $75

Registration includes one representative to attend; each additional representative $25.

  • Government/Non-Profit Registration Fee (October 14 - March 10): $25

Registration includes one representative to attend; each additional representative $15.

No registrations will be accepted and no refunds will be provided after March 8.

Register Now!

 


Thinking about recruiting at our campus?

We would like to work with you on any events you are thinking about holding at our campus. Here are some ways you can meet with our students, but we are always open to new and engaging ideas to recruit at our campus.

Other ways to increase your visibility on campus
We need your expertise!

We are looking for volunteers to assist our students with résumé reviews and mock interviews, from an employer’s point of view. If you are interested, contact our office to schedule a block of time that works with your schedule.

 


Employer Registration Information:

Online registration is available by logging into our Panther Career Link system.

  • Returning employers who have recruited at Florida Institute of Technology before will already have an account set up in our system. 
  • New employers will need to create a new account in our Panther Career Link system.  NOTE: There will be a 24-48 hour approval process before you can register for the eventOnce your account has been approved, follow these steps:
  1. Go to Panther Career Link and login with the username and password you selected upon initial account creation.
  2. Once logged in, click Career Events from the top menu.
  3. Click on the Search button to view both event days.
  4. Select the event you wish to register for by clicking the blue Register Now link.

If you have any questions or need assistance with registration, please contact: Reneé Couperthwaite, Employer Relations Coordinator, career@fit.edu, (321) 674-8102

 

Career Expo Cancellation Policy:

Please contact career@fit.edu to cancel your registration and receive a full refund prior to September 23. No refunds will be provided after September 23.

If an emergency or other situation arises that will prevent you from attending the event, please notify career@fit.edu at your earliest convenience. Registered employers that do not check in by 12 p.m. the day of the event will be considered a no-show. No refunds will be provided.