Prospective employers will make their way to Institute of Technology Tralee for their annual Careers Fair taking take place on Wednesday September 26th in the North Campus’ BIT building from 10am to 2pm. Graduates, students and job seekers from Kerry are urged to attend and connect in-person with potential employers in the region. Attendance is free for jobseekers.

“This event is an ideal opportunity for employers to meet with our students, graduates, and job seekers from across the county,’ said IT Tralee Careers Officer, Carol Collins. ‘This is our 13th year running the event and it has grown steadily each year, and has benefited both our students and employers in the industry, as a result of their engagement on the day.”

The 40+ companies exhibiting on the day will be set up in the BIT building of the North Campus and those attending will get the chance to speak to prospective employers, learn more about career options and discover what options are available to them. The event will also provide a networking platform for the employers and graduates and students.

Companies exhibiting on the day include Dairymaster, JRI America, Amazon, XINTEC, McHale Engineering Ltd, BioMarin International Ltd., ALDI, among others.

“There will be something for everyone on the day. If you are considering a new role in your chosen career, interested in pursuing a course or apprenticeship, or exploring options for a complete change in career, the IT Tralee Careers Fair offers a great opportunity to see what’s out there.” Carol added.

The Careers Office provide a series of workshops, seminars and industry guest presentations to guide students on their future career path. Preparatory workshops include personality profiling, CV and cover letter creation, Job search skills, LinkedIn profile creation, and Interview techniques.

If you are interested in exhibiting at the IT Tralee Careers Fair on Wednesday September 26th or if you would like more information on attending, please contact Carol Collins on 066 719 1783 or email careers@ittralee.ie.