Packaging Career Fair

The Packaging Career Fair is a unique opportunity to meet with companies interest in connecting withpackaging  students. Meet employers and network to learn about full-time, co-op, or internship opportunities, and come prepared for same-day interviews.

Prepare for the career fair with networking advice, resume and cover letter workshops, and participate in mock interviews-all offered by Career Services. Whether you are in your first year and just want to explore and see how it all works, or if you are about to graduate and need a full time position-this event is for you!

  • Attend the open forum to connect with 70+ companies and organizations from industries across the board will be present.
  • Representatives from each organization have their own booths set up to chat with you.
  • Dress to impress in your best business casual attire. Not sure what that looks like? Connect with your Career Counselor or like us on Facebook for tips.
  • Prepare, prepare, prepare. That is the key to success. Research the companies you are interested in, get your resume in its best shape and bring multiple copies, and practice your elevator speech. See how Career Services can support you in your preparation by giving us a call at (805) 756-2501 ext. 1.

Event Breakdown

Location:  Chumash Auditorium, Julian A. McPhee University Union-Building 65

9:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Network with employers
2:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Interviews-candidates selected by employers

How to do your Research

  • Maximize your event attendance by researching participating employers in advance.
  •  Access online employer profiles through MustangJOBS to view available positions, majors recruited, key stats, and more. Using MustangJOBS you are able to submit your resume to attending employers with a click.


The list of attending employers and the positions that they are recruiting are available on Handshake/MustangJOBS starting on January 4, 2017. Please note that the list will be continually updated up until the days of the Career Fair.

Please contact us at or (805) 756-2501 ext. 1 if you have any questions.

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