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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 Symplicity, you can:

  • Join our partnering employers
  • Post and manage 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.

 

FALL CAREER AND GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL FAIR
THURSDAY, SEPT. 26, 2019

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

Recruiter check-in: 8:00 – 8:45 a.m.
Candidate check-in:  8:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Open fair:  9:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. (network, meet recruiters)
Lunch: 11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Hot buffet)
Interviews 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  (for students selected by recruiters during open fair)

REGISTRATION
Register Online
1)      Go to www.onu.edu/career_planning
2)      Click on “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 Fall 2018 Career/Grad School Fair

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

Registration deadline is Thursday, September 19th at 3:00PM.

 

PHARMACY CAREER FAIR
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2019

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

P-5 & P-6 ONLY: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. (check in begins at 8:45)
Open fair: 10:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Lunch: 11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (P-6 students and alumni are invited to attend lunch and network with recruiters)
Optional interviews: 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Recruiters may schedule candidates during the morning fair for more in-depth interviews during the afternoon.)

REGISTRATION WILL OPEN SUMMER 2019

 

WINTER CAREER AND GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL FAIR
THURSDAY, JANUARY 24, 2020

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

Recruiter check-in: 8:30 – 9:15 a.m.
Candidate check-in:  9:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
|Open fair:  9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. (network, meet recruiters)
Lunch: 11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Hot buffet)
Interviews 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  (for students selected by recruiters during open fair)

REGISTRATION WILL OPEN NOVEMBER 2019

 

EDUCATION EXPO 2020
TUESDAY, MARCH 31, 2020

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

Recruiter check-in:  8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Student check-in:  8:30 – 11:00 a.m.
Open fair:  9:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Lunch: 11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Hot buffet)
Optional interviews: 12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Candidates may be selected during morning open fair and scheduled for half hour interviews during the afternoon.)

REGISTRATION WILL OPEN DECEMBER 2019

                            

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