LAST WEEK'S HOT JOBS

Hot Jobs – Week of April 7, 2014 

The following is a sampling of jobs and opportunities distributed to the Career Development Office this week. For a full listing, visit eRecruiting through your NLU Portal. As always, please contact the CDO at careerdevelopment@nl.edu or 312-261-3270 to schedule an appointment and partner with us as you pursue your career. Once we receive your request, we will send you a confirmation and instructions on how to prepare for our meeting. Have a wonderful weekend.


IN THE NEWS

Top 15 Words Hiring Managers Want to See on Your Resume

Source: CAREEREALISM

Over 2200 hiring managers and HR professionals ranked the best and worst words for job seekers to use on their resumes, according to a recent survey conducted by the Harris Poll on behalf of CareerBuilder. It’s a great list comprised of some impactful action verbs.

 

EVENTS

NLU’s Second Annual Dress for Success

Featuring premiere retailer Ann Taylor and NEW ADDITION Men’s Wearhouse

 

Chicago Campus Atrium – 3 – 4 p.m., Wednesday, April 16

Register to attend at www.nl.edu/dressforsuccess.

Prepare for success at the Spring Career Expo by attending a unique event combining the power of networking and preparation. See the latest fashion appropriate for the interview and the workday.

 

NLU Spring Career Expo

Chicago Campus Atrium – 3 – 6 p.m., Tuesday, April 29

Class of 2014 and Alumni: Register to attend at www.nl.edu/jobfairRSVP

Employers in attendance will be hiring for entry-level positions, representing industries such as hospitality, social services and nonprofit management. 

VOLUNTEER

FALL CAREER EXPO EMPLOYER – Position Title – Volunteer ESL Tutor

Employer – Aquinas Literacy Center – www.aquinasliteracycenter.org

Training – Friday, May 2 at 6 p.m. and Saturday, May 3 at 9 a.m.

Location – Chicago, IL

All volunteer tutors receive 12 pre-service hours of training and are certified ESL tutors through ProLiteracy. Tutors participate in on-going professional development throughout the school year and on-site support is always available.

To apply – Upload your resume to eRecruiting via the NLU Portal at my.nl.edu then apply for the position. Resumes will be reviewed within 72 business hours.

 

JOBS

SPRING CAREER EXPO EMPLOYER – Position Title – Recruiter (Part Time)

Employer – Bankers Life and Casualty – www.bankers.com

Location – Glenview, IL

Qualifications – Ideal for current students majoring in Business Administration or Management. Previous experience in high volume call center and customer service experience is required. Sales and closing experience required.

To apply – Upload your resume to eRecruiting via the NLU Portal at my.nl.edu then apply for the position. Resumes will be reviewed within 72 business hours.

 

Position Title – Client Services Representative

Employer – Interactive Brokers LLC – www.interactivebrokers.com

Location – Chicago, IL

Qualifications – Bachelor’s degree required. Experience in a financial services position preferred but not required. In-depth understanding of stocks, securities options and futures. Bilingual is a plus.

To apply – Upload your resume to eRecruiting via the NLU Portal at my.nl.edu then apply for the position. Resumes will be reviewed within 72 business hours.

 

Position Title – Inventory Control Production Supervisor

Employer – The Coca-Cola Company – www.enjoyjobs.com

Location – Niles, IL

Qualifications – Bachelor’s degree preferred. At least one year of sales experience and two or more years of sales and customer service specific experience preferred.

To apply – Upload your resume to eRecruiting via the NLU Portal at my.nl.edu then apply for the position. Resumes will be reviewed within 72 business hours.

 

Locations
  • CHICAGO DOWNTOWN CAMPUS

    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603
    (888) 658.8632
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  • ELGIN

    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (888) 658.8632
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  • NORTH SHORE

    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632
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  • LISLE

    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632
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  • WHEELING

    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632
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  • FLORIDA (TAMPA)

    Established in 1988 and located in one of the city's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to six classrooms, this location features a conference room, a computer lab with high-speed Internet access, an extensive research library and comfortable student lounges.

    5110 Eisenhower Boulevard Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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  • WISCONSIN

    NLU's Milwaukee campus has a proud history of serving graduate students in education in southeastern Wisconsin. Nearly one in five certified Wisconsin teachers looks to NLU for graduate education programs – more than any other university in the state. In addition to classrooms with high-tech media equipment, the campus offers a state-of-the-art computer lab with wireless Internet access and an extensive IDS research library.

    12000 West Park Place, Suite 100
    Milwaukee, WI 53224-3007
    (414) 577.2658
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