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NLU Career Opportunities – Week of Monday, September 4, 2017

The following is a sampling of internships and career opportunities shared with the Career Development Office this week. For a full listing, visit Hire NLU  directly. We have hundreds of positions that have been shared directly with National Louis University.

Please contact the NLU Career Development Office at careerdevelopment@nl.edu or 312-261-3270 to schedule an appointment and collaborate 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.

How To Embrace Major Career Transitions Without Fear
By Forbes Coaches Council

Change can be a scary thing, especially when it comes to our career. But, by following these fifteen steps, you will be able to make your transition much more smoothly.

Read more at: https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbescoachescouncil/2017/05/15/how-to-embrace-major-career-transitions-without-fear/#undefined

Source: Forbes.com

“Shift your focus and energy away from your fears and towards your goals; as you watch yourself conquer new challenges, you'll experience a surge of self-awareness and confidence that will overshadow those fears”.

 

 

 

 

Making a Career Transition
Career Transitions Center of Chicago

National Louis University, Chicago Campus
122 S. Michigan Avenue, 2nd Floor Atrium
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
5:30PM-7:30PM

In this program, they will introduce you to the three phases of career transition and help you to outline a transition strategy from Start to finish. It will cover the use of informational interviews, positioning and networking.

Space is limited so RSVP to reserve your seat! You are welcome to invite a friend but please include their name at the time of registration.

RSVP at careerdevelopment@nl.edu

 

 

 

 


 

Employer Meet and Greet:
Metropolitan Family Services

National Louis University, Chicago Campus
122 S. Michigan Avenue, Room 4054
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
12PM-1PM

Please join us for one of the Career Bridge’s Employer Meet and Greets, where you will be able to learn more about Metropolitan Family Services and all that they have to offer their employees. This is a great opportunity to network and find out what positions Metropolitan Family Services has available.

Space is limited so RSVP to reserve your seat! You are welcome to invite a friend but please include their name at the time of registration.

To Register: Email agalban@nl.edu with your name, phone number, and NLU ID.

 

Check www.nl.edu/studentservices/careerdevelopment/careerevents/ for more details or contact us at careerdevelopment@nl.edu or (312)261-3270

 

 

 

 

Position: Walmart Company Internship 2018, Full Time, Paid
Job ID: 4824
Organization: Walmart, Walmartcareers.com
Location: Crystal Lake, IL
Qualifications:
• Must be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university (Juniors graduating in   summer of 2019).
• Must have an overall Grade Point Average of 3.0 or higher.
• Must have fewer than 30 credited hours of class before eligible for graduation.
• For facilities that sell firearms, I acknowledge that the position for which I am applying will require successful completion of a firearms-specific Criminal Background Check (CBC) and Firearms Authorized Training.
• Prefer that college major should be related to one of the following degrees: Business Administration, Marketing, Retail Management, or General Merchandising.
• Prefer that planned graduation date summer of 2019.
Apply: Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.


Position: 826CHI Internship, Part Time, Unpaid
Job ID: 4778
Organization: 826CHI, www.826chi.org
Location: Chicago, IL
Qualifications:
• A responsible self-starter, who is task and detailed oriented.
• Exceptional organizational skills and verbal and written communication skills.
• Outgoing individual who has experience working with diverse cultures.
• Has patience, stamina, and flexibility to work in a busy, active environment with frequent interruption.
• Ability to take positive and constructive feedback.
• Capable of working independently and as a member of a team.
• Passion for betterment of youth and enjoys working with people of all ages.
• A great sense of humor!
• Proficient with Microsoft Office and Google Drive (Docs, Sheets, Forms).
• Spanish speaking skills a plus.
Apply: Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.


Position: Education Pioneers Summer Fellowship, Full Time, Paid
Job ID: 4779
Organization: Education Pioneers, http://www.educationpioneers.org
Location: Chicago, Il, DC Metro Area, Denver, Co, Greater Boston Area, Kansas City, MO, Los Angeles, CA, Memphis, TN, Nashville, TN, Newark, NJ, New Orleans, LA, New York, NY, San Francisco Bay Area, Tulsa, OK
Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s Degree required.
• Two years of full time, professional work experience, which excludes undergraduate or graduate internships.
• Authorization to work in the United States on a full-time basis for the entire program (international students eligible only if visa assistance is not required).
• Commitment to the full program term including the ability to complete 10 consecutive weeks of employment, attend convening’s, and other mandatory aspects of the Fellowship.
• Commitment to Education Pioneers’ mission and values, and a passion for K-12 public education.
Apply: Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.

Position: Part Time Security Officer- ALL SHIFTS, Part Time, Paid
Job ID: 4780
Employee: Titan Security, www.titan-security.com
Location: Oak Brook, IL
Qualifications:
• High School diploma or general education degree (GED) and 1 year prior satisfactory employment as a security officer or directly related experience.
• Must be at least 20 years of age.
• Ability to pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check. Must maintain a working telephone number though which we can contact you.
• Candidates must be able to stand for extended periods of time; be able to lift, push, and/or pull at least 50 lbs.; be able to accommodate foot patrols on the interior & exterior of the assigned facility; be able to perform assigned duties regardless of inclement weather.
Apply: Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.


Position: Administrative Assistant, Part Time, Paid
Job ID: 4782
Employer: Danzer Veneer Americans Inc., www.danzer.com/en/
Location: Chicago, IL
Qualifications:
• High School Diploma or GED, a combination of relevant education and applicable job experience may be considered.
• Experience with word processing and computer equipment.
• Knowledge of alphabetic, numeric, subject and chronological indexing and filing rules and systems.
• Ability to read, understand and follow oral and written instructions and procedures.
• Effective communication with a variety of individuals representing diverse cultures and backgrounds and ability to function calmly in stressful situations, which require a high degree of sensitivity, tact and diplomacy.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.
• Fluent business English (including spelling, grammar, punctuation, and vocabulary).
Apply: Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.


Position: Social Worker 1 or 2, Full Time, Paid
Job ID: 4798
Employer: Metropolitan Family Services, www.metrofamily.org
Location: Palos Hills, IL
Qualifications:
• Master's Degree in Counseling or related degree (except in Social Work) from an accredited college or university.
• Requires two years related post-Masters experience and at an intermediate skill level.
• Attains licensure as appropriate to degree and required by agency.
• Requires mobility to work with a community-based caseload.
• Ability to maintain assigned community and home-based services.
• Ability to work effectively with diverse individuals and groups.
Apply: Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.


Position: Special Education Teacher, Full Time, Paid
Job ID: 4772
Employer: Leslie Shankman Orthogenic School, oschool.org
Location: Chicago, IL
Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree preferred; Special Education Certification required; strong academic background in elementary education and/or a core content in a secondary education area required.
• Strong academic background in elementary education and/or a core content in a secondary education area preferred.
• Must be able to plan and implement lesson plans appropriate for students with severe emotional problems and identify and use appropriate instructional methodologies to meet the needs of children with learning disabilities.
• Must be able to implement appropriate classroom management and control and effectively communicate with the students, parents, and other professionals.
• Must be able to develop reports and maintain records. Applicants should possess a strong commitment to strength perspective, empowering families and a willingness to work in a high demanding work situation that requires flexibility and innovativeness; applicants must possess cultural competency.
• Must be able to lift a minimum of twenty pounds. Light moving is required from time to time.
• Must be able to supervise children, ages six through twenty-one, inside and outside of the School.
Apply: Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.


Position: Client Service Representative, Full Time, Paid
Job ID: 4808
Employer: Metropolitan Family Services, http://www.metrofamily.org/
Location: Chicago, IL
Qualifications:
• High School Diploma or Equivalent.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Ability to work collaboratively with school personnel, agency staff, parents and community partners.
• Available to work a flexible schedule that includes evenings and some weekends.
• Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
• Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.
Apply: Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.

 


Several employers hiring various PT and FT positions!
Job ID: Enter this number in your search on Hire NLU to find all the details of a position
Employers: Employers in All Industries who are looking for NLU talent
Location: Illinois including the Greater Chicagoland area as well as out-of-state positions
Qualifications: Upload your resume to Hire NLU and make it active so employers can find you!
Apply: Visit Hire NLU in the Student Services section of your Portal and follow the application instructions specified for this role.

 

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 Tampa's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to its classrooms, the National Louis University Tampa Regional Center features a computer lab, student lounges, and conference room.

    5110 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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