Built Environment Career Fair, October 25, 2019, 10am-2pm, Great Hall Coffman Memorial Union

Built Environment Career Fair

Friday, October 25, 2019 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

PDF iconEmployer Booklet is 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, what majors they typically recruit and the positions they're hiring for, and a short description about each one.

This free career fair is open to all students and alumni to network with 70+ employers for full-time jobs and internships.  Attendees will also have the opportunity to have a free professional photo taken for use on LinkedIn.  No registration required, drop-ins welcome.

Fields represented: Construction management, architecture, building science and technology, engineering, facility management, interior design, and landscape architecture

Hosted by

College of Continuing and Professional Students, College of Design, and Career & Internship Services.  In partnership with Construct*ium, students and alumni from the upper Midwest region schools of Construction Management are invited to attend:

  • Dunwoody College of Technology
  • Iowa State University
  • Minnesota State University Mankato
  • Minnesota State University Moorhead
  • North Dakota State University
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
  • South Dakota State University
  • St. Cloud State University
  • University of Minnesota Twin Cities
  • University of Northern Iowa
  • University of Wisconsin Stout

Employers Registered*

Adolfson & Peterson Construction
APi Construction Co.
Architectural Design Consultants, Inc.
ARCO - ARCO National Construction Company
Bauer Design Build
Big-D Construction
Bolton & Menk, Inc.
C. S. McCrossan
Carl Bolander and Sons, LLC
Ceco Concrete Construction
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) - Directorate of Support
CliqStudios.com/Wayzata Home Products
Colliers International MN
Corval Group
CTA Architects Engineers
Cultivate Construction
DLR Group - Minneapolis, MN
Doran Companies
Duininck Inc.
Egan Companies
Empirehouse, Inc.
Excel Engineering
Fabcon Precast
GH Phipps Construction Companies
Greystone Construction Company
Haldeman Homme Inc
HDR, Inc. - Architecture
Hennepin County
Hensel Phelps - Pacific
HGA Architects and Engineers
Hunt Electric
ICS Consulting, Inc.
IFMA Minneapolis/St. Paul
Integrity Grading and Excavating, Inc.
JE Dunn Construction
JLG Architects
Knutson Construction
Kraus-Anderson Construction Company
Life Time
Loeffler Construction & Consulting
LS Black Constructors, Inc.
LSE Architects, Inc.
Lunda Construction Company
Lyman Companies
McGough Construction
Molin Concrete Products Co
Navy Officer Programs
New Hudson Facades
Northern Bedrock Historic Preservation Corps
Parsons Electric
PCL - PCL Construction Services, Inc.
Permasteelisa North America Corp.
POWER Engineers, Inc.
Pulte Homes
Rachel Contracting, Inc.
Reuter Walton Commercial
RJM Construction
Ryan Companies US, Inc.
Schwieters Companies, Inc.
Sheehy Construction Company
Terra Construction
The Opus Group
U.S. Department of State - Overseas Building Operations
Vector Construction
Weis Builders, Inc.
Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
Wold Architects and Engineers
WSB & Associates, Inc.
Yellow Tree Construction Services

*updated weekly, see GoldPASS for recent additions

Gold Sponsors

Gold Level Sponsors PCL, McGough, Reuter Walton

Silver Sponsors

Silver Level Sponsors The Opus Group, DLR Group, JE Dunn, Weis Builders, Hunt, HGA, ICS, Excel

For Employers

Employers register on GoldPASS
Registration Deadline: September 27, 2019
Early Bird Registration Fees (Ends August 30, 2019; add $50 for registration after August 30):

  • Private Industry: $400/table
  • Government: $200/table 
  • Nonprofit/Association: $100/table

Registrations at the Gold ($1,500) and Silver ($1,000) sponsorship level include a larger table, prime booth location in the sponsorship aisle, an advertisement in the Employer Profile Book given to students, and your logo on all participating event marketing materials. To become a sponsor, register as usual through GoldPASS.

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.  For a complete listing of registered employers, check out the fair on GoldPASS.  No registration required, drop-ins welcome.

Attend a Prep Session

Choose from any of these upcoming sessions to learn how to have a great experience at the fair. You will learn how to research the employers in attendance, how to dress, how to communicate effectively, and how to follow-up with employers after the fair.

  • Wednesday, October 16, 12-1pm, 35 Rapson Hall
  • Wednesday, October 16, 4:30-6pm, 225 Rapson Hall
  • Thursday, October 17, 12-1pm, 274 McNeal Hall

Resume Review Mania

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

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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