Career Services


Our Career Services Team is dedicated to assisting YOU in the discovery of YOUR future career! Looking for a job (on or off campus) or an internship, our team can help! We also provide opportunities to work with a First Year Career Pathway Coach or Career Advisor on choosing a college major and exploring careers.  

Stop by our office in the Campus Center, A-1175, call us at (815) 280-2756, or email careers@jjc.edu to schedule an appointment.

Undecided Students should attend a Career Information Session. In this workshop, you will learn the importance of choosing a major early; find out what resources are available to help you begin the major selection process; and begin to develop a major selection plan of action. Workshops are offered throughout the semester. Register today - space is limited!

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Job Fairs

The Career Services Center sponsors the following annual job fairs and On-Campus Recruiting opportunities. For more information, please click the links below.

  • Employer Hiring Days

    Employer Hiring Day events offer employers maximum exposure to JJC students seeking part-time employment opportunities.

    Participating employers are placed in a high-traffic hallway at JJC's Main Campus. A table, two chairs, and a table sign are provided. We encourage employers to bring their own tablecloths, signage, hand-outs, and giveaways.

    Employer Hiring Days are free to employers and are held from 10:00am - 1:30pm. 

    Employer Hiring Days will be held at the Main Campus on the following dates:

    Wednesday, September 25
    Wednesday, October 16
    Wednesday, November 13
    Wednesday, December 4

    EMPLOYER REGISTRATION HERE

    Please Note: Employer Hiring Days are not formal job fairs. Students are not be required to register or bring a resume. Although all dates and registered employers are advertised, student engagement and participation is not guaranteed.  


    Questions about Employer Hiring Days can be directed to Therese Mahoney, Employment Advisor at tmahoney@jjc.edu.

  • Part-Time and On-Campus Job Fair

    Date:  Friday, September 6
    Time:  10am to 1:30pm
    Location:  Joliet Junior College (Main Campus) C-Concourse

    The Part-time and On-Campus Job Fair is for JJC students only.  Looking for a part-time job?  Attend the Part-time and On-Campus Job Fair to meet employers seeking JJC students for part-time, seasonal, and on-campus positions! 

    Employer Registration

    Part-Time & On-Campus Job Fair Employers Attending (PDF)

    If you need assistance creating or updating your resume, please stop in at Career Services!

  • Skilled Trades Career Fair

    Date:  Thursday, October 17
    Time:  3:30pm - 6:00pm
    Location:  T-Building

    Are you interested in a career in the skilled trades?  The Skilled Trades Career Fair is free and open to the public.  Don't miss this great opportunity to meet with potential employers who will be hiring for the following positions:

    • Manufacturing
    • Automotive
    • HVAC
    • Construction
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • And many more!

     

    Employer Registration HERE

    If you have any questions, please call Career Services at (815) 280-2756.