SAE International Virtual Career Fair Offers Available Jobs Along with Career Advice

Aug 29, 2011, 12:04 ET from SAE International

WARRENDALE, Pa., Aug. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SAE International will hold a free, online Virtual Career Fair for engineering professionals on Wednesday, Sept. 21 from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. (EDT).

The Virtual Career Fair will enable participants to chat with employers, network with like-minded individuals, and receive expert advice for their job searches. The SAE International Virtual Career Fair provides the opportunity for mobility industry engineers and professionals to explore available jobs, network, and learn valuable career tips.

In the Career Fair's virtual "Auditorium," registrants will be able to listen to and interact with experts who are focused specifically on engineers and professionals in the mobility industry and who can provide valuable insight into hiring trends and career development. Registrants will also have the opportunity to participate in both private and group chats in the virtual "Networking Lounge."

Live, interactive Auditorium Webcast Presentations will include:

  • "How to Find Your Focus and Market Yourself Successfully" – 11 a.m. EDT – This 60-minute webcast will explore what you need to do to market your capabilities, your strengths, and your experience – and how to identify what matters most to you in your career.
  • "Detroit Is Dead and 10 Other Misconceptions: How to get hired, interview, and stay employed as an engineer in the U.S. auto industry" – 2 p.m. EDT – OEMs and suppliers are now paying recruiting firms to work for them and do their talent management and recruiting. So, how do you get recruiters to work for you? In this 60-minute webcast, you'll learn how recruiters can help you in your job search.

Exhibiting companies for the SAE International Virtual Career Fair include:

  • ADVICS North America Inc.
  • Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems, LLC
  • BorgWarner Inc.
  • Cummins Inc.
  • SPX Service Solutions
  • TRW Automotive

Click here for more information or to register. The SAE International Virtual Career Fair is powered by ON24.

SAE International is a global association of more than 128,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. SAE International's core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development. SAE International's charitable arm is the SAE Foundation, which supports many programs, including A World In Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series.

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Contact: Shawn Andreassi of SAE International, 1-724-772-8522 or

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