Ag Food Business Career Fair, September 25, 2019 1-4pm, St. Paul Student Center

Ag, Food, Business Career Fair

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

PDF iconEmployer Booklet now available!  As you prepare for the fair, check out this booklet to see which employers are coming, where you can find them at the fair, the positions they're hiring for, and a short description about each one.

Attend this career fair to connect with organizations for full-time opportunities and internships.  Bring a resume, have your personal commercial ready, and dress professionally.  All UMN students and alumni are welcome at the fair. Pre-registeration on GoldPASS is encouraged, drop-ins welcome.

Fields represented:  Agriculture, Animal Science, Banking/Finance, Communication, Food Industry, Marketing, and Sales.

Employers Registered*

Aerotek - Scientific
AgReliant Genetics
American Foods Group, LLC
Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)
Bartlett Tree Experts - North-West
Bayer U.S. LLC
Betaseed - Betaseed, Inc
BMO Financial Group
CFANS Alumni Relations
Chicken & Egg Association of Minnesota
Christensen Farms & Feedlots, Inc.
Como Park Zoo and Conservatory
Compeer Financial
Corteva Agriscience
Crystal Valley
Ecolab - Nalco Champion
Elanco - Commercial Team
FLM Harvest
General Mills - Logistics
Gerten Greenhouse and Garden Center
Hormel Foods
Jennie-O Turkey Store
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Land O'Lakes, Inc.
Lennar Financial Services - Eagle Home Mortgage
Milk Specialties Global
Minnesota Turkey Growers Association
National Eagle Center
Northwestern Mutual - Twin Cities
Organix Solutions
Pilgrim's Pride - Cold Spring Complex
Seneca Foods Corporation
TEKsystems - Internal Recruiting
The Kraft Heinz Company
The Schwan's Company
The Scoular Company
Titan Machinery
United Farmers Cooperative
University of Minnesota Learning Abroad Center
USDA-Farm Service Agency (FSA)
USDA NASS Upper Midwest Region
Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Minnesota

*updated weekly, see GoldPASS for recent additions

Gold Sponsor

Compeer Financial, gold sponsor

Maroon Sponsors

Maroon sponsors Crystal Valley, Ecolab, Hormel, and The Scoular Company

For Employers

Employers can register on GoldPASS
Registration Deadline: August 30, 2019
Early Bird Registration Fees (Ends July 14, 2019; add $50 for registration after July 14)

  • Private Industry: $350/table
  • Government/Nonprofit: $200/table
  • Commodity Table: $50/group (2 groups per table)
  • Nonprofit (First-time Nonprofit Attendee): $75/table
  • University: $75/table

For Students

Looking for advice on how to best prepare for the fair?  Check out our career fair preparation tips for everything you need to know including how to conduct research, how to introduce yourself to employers by creating a personal commercial, and how to dress for the fair.

How is your resume looking?  Drop-in and get your resume reviewed just in time for the fair through Resume Review Mania.  This three-day event will have career counselors and peer advisors available to offer feedback on your current resume.  No sign-up necessary.  Just drop-in on September 20, 21, or 24 at 198 McNeal Hall between 8:30am-4:00pm with a printed or electronic version of your resume.

For a complete listing of registered employers, check out the fair on GoldPASS.  Pre-registeration encouraged, drop-ins welcome.

For Volunteers

Would you like to help out with the fair?  There are many flexible opportunities for students and staff to volunteer.

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