UMaine Engineering Job Fair held today

Posted Oct. 20, 2010, at 12:51 p.m.

ORONO, Maine — Recruiters and representatives from nearly 60 companies with jobs for engineering students, interns and recent graduates are at the University of Maine Student Fitness and Recreation Center today for the 2010 Engineering Job Fair.

Engineering students will meet prospective employers and learn about large and small engineering companies from throughout the state, New England and beyond. Typically, hundreds of students attend the fair, bringing with them resumes, a practiced 30-second personal sales pitch and questions for participating companies.

The fair, co-sponsored by the UMaine College of Engineering and the Umaine Career Center, is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Complete details, including a list of participating companies, is available on the Career Center website at Information also is available by calling the Center at 581-1359.