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Employers

The 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.


Career Fairs

Career fairs are held in the King Horn Sports Center Feild House at Ohio Northern University unless otherwise noted.

Fall Career and Graduate/Professional School Fair: Sept. 17
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eaturing ONU students and alumni from the colleges of law, arts & sciences, business administration and engineering for internships/co-ops, full- and part-time positions, and admission to graduate and professional schools.    

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 and delicious desserts)
Optional interviews: 12:30-4:30 p.m. (Candidates may be selected during the morning open fair and scheduled for 30-minute interviews during the afternoon.)

Online registration:

  • Visit "Polar Careers Powered by Symplicity"
  • Click "Employers" (for graduate schools, too) and log in
  • Click "Events"
  • Click the "Career Fairs" tab
  • Follow online registration prompts for Fall Career/Grad School Fair

If you have questions about the registration process, please contact the Polar Careers office at 419-772-2145. You also may register by completing the attached registration form at the bottom of the page and faxing or mailing it as indicated.

Fee for Career and Graduate/Professional School Fair:
$100 includes up to two recruiters; $25 for each additional recruiter
Fee includes one covered 8-foot table, two chairs, hot buffet lunch and a.m./p.m. refreshments. No charge for additional table or chairs.

Pharmacy Career Fair: Oct. 30
For the recruitment of full-time and residency positions. Please email Polar Careers for registration information. Updated information will be on the website in the near future.

Winter Career and Graduate/Professional School Fair: Jan. 28
For recruitment of arts & sciences, business administration and engineering students for internships/co-ops, full- and part-time and summer positions, and admission to graduate and professional schools. Registration information will be on the website in mid-September. ONU hosts career fairs to give recruiters the opportunity to fulfill their hiring needs by meeting and interviewing ONU students and alumni and meeting faculty from the colleges of arts & sciences, business administration, engineering and pharmacy. Employers meet students in the morning and can schedule interviews for the afternoon portion of the fair. At each event, recruiters will be provided with table, chairs, hot buffet lunch and other light refreshments. For details, contact Polar Careers or call 419-772-3050.

Education Expo: April 13, at Bluffton University
For the recruitment of Education majors. ONU is part of the consortium hosting this event. Email ayerss@bluffton.edu for info.


Job Posting

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.) If you have questions about using Polar Careers powered by Symplicity, contact Anne Niese at 419-772-2760.


On-Campus Recruiting

Employers can schedule personal recruiting dates on campus to meet with students to fulfill their hiring needs. 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 419-772-2760. If you would like to stay overnight, check out The Inn at Ohio Northern University.