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Employers


Polar careers logoThe Polar Careers office is a centralized operation, coordinating placement activities for full-time positions, internships and co-ops. As an employer, you can participate and recruit ONU students and alumni in a number of ways.

 

 JOB POSTINGS

Employers are encouraged to post and manage job openings directly through ONU's online database, Polar Careers powered by Symplicity. There is no charge to use Polar Careers powered by Symplicity. (Please refer to Employer Guidelines for job posting found under "In This Section.") If you have questions about using Polar Careers powered by Symplicity, contact Anne Niese at 419-772-2760.

Through Polar Careers powered by Symplicty, you can:

  • Become part of our partnering employers
  • Post and manage your jobs
  • Register for our events
  • View student résumés in our Online Résumé Books.

To access Polar Careers powered by Symplicity, click here. Then, you can either:

  • Click "Employer" and log in as a returning user with your email address and password
  • Click "Register" as a new organization
  • Click "Register And Post Job"

If your login credentials do not work, click "forgot password" and enter your email address. A new password will be sent to you. Once logged in, you can change this password using the "My Accounts" tab. Follow the instructions provided after your first login to get started!

 

CAREER FAIRS

Career fairs are held in the King Horn Sports Center Field House at Ohio Northern University unless otherwise noted. These provide employers with great opportunities to meet our students and faculty in one convenient location.

 

WINTER CAREER AND GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL FAIR
THURSDAY, JAN. 24, 2019

Field House, King Horn Sports Center
Ohio Northern University
525 S. Main St., Ada, OH

Schedule:
Recruiter check-in: 8:30-9:15 a.m.
Open fair: 9:30-11:45 a.m.
Lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Optional interviews: 12:30-4:30 p.m. (Candidates may be selected during morning open fair and scheduled for half-hour interviews during the afternoon.)

Online Registration:
1)      Go to www.onu.edu/career_planning
2)      Click "Employer/Recruiting Services"
3)      Click "Polar Careers Powered by Symplicity"
4)      Click "Employers" and log in
5)      Click "Events"
6)      Click the "Career Fairs" tab
7)      Follow online registration prompts for Winter 2019 Career/Grad School Fair

If you have questions about the registration process, please contact the Polar Careers office at 419-772-2145 or career@onu.edu.You can also register by completing the registration form linked at the bottom of this webpage and faxing or mailing it as indicated.

Fee for Career and Graduate/Professional School Fair:
$125, which includes up to two recruiters. (A $25 fee applies for each additional recruiter.) The fee also includes one covered 8-foot table, two chairs, a buffet lunch, and morning and afternoon  refreshments. There is no charge for additional tables or chairs.

The registration deadline is Thursday, Jan. 17, at 3 p.m.

 

EDUCATION EXPO 2019
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10, 2019

Field House, King Horn Sports Center
Ohio Northern University
525 S. Main St., Ada, OH

Schedule:
Recruiter check-in: 8-8:45 a.m.
Open fair: 9-11:45 a.m.
Lunch: 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Hot buffet)
Optional interviews: 12:30-4:30 p.m. (Candidates may be selected during morning open fair and scheduled for half hour interviews during the afternoon.)

Fee for Education Expo 2019:
$125, which includes up to two recruiters. (A $25 fee applies for each additional recruiter.) The fee also includes one covered 8-foot table, two chairs, a buffet lunch, and morning and afternoon  refreshments. There is no charge for additional tables or chairs.

Online Registration: 
1)      Go to www.onu.edu/career_planning
2)      Click "Employer/Recruiting Services"
3)      Click "Polar Careers Powered by Symplicity"
4)      Click "Employers" and log in
5)      Click "Events"
6)      Click the "Career Fairs" tab
7)      Follow online registration prompts for Ed Expo 2019

If you have questions about the registration process, please contact the Polar Careers office at 419-772-2145 or career@onu.edu.You can also register by completing the registration form linked at the bottom of this webpage and faxing or mailing it as indicated.

The registration deadline is Wednesday, April 3, at 3 p.m.

                            

ON-CAMPUS RECRUITING

Employers can fulfill their hiring needs by scheduling personal on-campus recruiting dates to meet with students. Appointments with students will be arranged to meet recruiters' specific criteria and instruction. Private facilities are available for testing or informational meetings. To schedule an on-campus recruiting date, contact Anne Niese at a-niese@onu.edu or 419-772-2760. If you would like to stay overnight, check out The Inn at Ohio Northern University.

Polar Careers

Anne Niese

419-772-2145
Fax: 419-772-2007
career@onu.edu
McIntosh: Room 220
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday:
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tuesday:
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Wednesday:
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursday:
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Friday:
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed