On-Campus Interviews

icon_interview1The following companies are currently scheduled to conduct on-campus interviews this semester.  Campus interviews are open to all qualifying students and/or graduates, as specified below by each organization.  If you are interested in any of these opportunities, and meet all of the stated qualifications, follow the instructions posted with each opportunity in order to be considered.  For those positions indicating “preselection”, be sure to submit your resume as directed to be considered for an interview time.


Towne Park
Wednesday, October 14th
Majors: 
All Majors
Job Title:  Valet Parking Attendants
To Apply:  If you meet the qualifications below, sign up for an interview time through your CareerLinX account; click the “Events” tab, and select an interview time from the drop-down menu provided.  Or, come by the office to sign up in person.  Deadline to sign up for an interview time is 12:00 noon on Tuesday, October 13th.

Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY
The Guest Service Associate is responsible for providing exceptional hospitality services to guests in an attentive, friendly and efficient manner. The Guest Service Associate is responsible for parking and retrieving guest vehicles in a prompt yet safe manner and assisting guests with luggage, including delivery and pick up of guest luggage (where applicable) during arrival and departure.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Guest Service
 Maintains pleasant, friendly and professional demeanor with all guests, co-workers, and clients
 Acknowledges and greets guests within five feet with a professional and friendly demeanor
 Uses guest last names during interactions
 Uses salutation of the day and welcomes guests to the location
 Practices proper Towne Park phone etiquette
 Posts up in designated areas when not completing tasks
 Runs at top speed to park and retrieve vehicles and drives slowly and cautiously
 Assists guests with bell services and luggage storage as needed
 Opens all vehicle and hotel doors for guests
 Assists guests with directions, taxis, reservations and other inquiries
 Provides guests with information about outlets, meeting rooms and/or amenities of the facility as well as main attractions in the area
 Delivers messages, items and/or guest amenities as requested
 Shuttles guests to appropriate places that are approved by the location
 Explains parking rates and retrieval procedures to guests upon arrival

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
 Ability to read and write standard English language
 Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos
 Ability to write simple correspondence
 Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to guests, clients and other employees of the organization
 Ability to add and subtract three digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10’s and 100’s; ability to perform these operations using units of American money
 Ability to understand 24 hour and military time systems
 Ability to understand rates applicable to time passed

QUALIFICATIONS
 High school diploma or general education degree (GED); OR one to three months related experience and/or training; OR equivalent combination of education and experience
 Ability to operate a manual transmission is highly desirable
 Perform parallel parking
 Must have and maintain a valid drivers license and clean driving record
 For insurance purposes, must be at least 18 years of age and be able to pass a criminal background and drug screen
 Must complete the Wheelchair Safety Training course provided by Towne Park
 If providing shuttle services, may be subject to additional requirements


fedexFedEx Express Financial Planning
Thursday, October 15th

Candidates have been preselected based on resumes submitted; if you were selected, you will have a preselection message in your email from our office.  Be sure to sign up as directed in that message.

Campus Interviews With ServiceMaster (March 22)

servicemasterServiceMaster will be conducting on-campus interviews on Friday, March 22nd for their up-coming summer internship program.  If you are interested and qualify (see requirements/qualifications below), post your resume through your Nace-Link account to position #2550, or submit a resume by email with “ServiceMaster Internship” in the subject line, no later than Thursday, March 14th.  Candidates will be selected based on resumes submitted, and will be notified via email to sign up for an interview time if selected.

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Aspire Public Schools – Info Table on March 11

aspireAspire Public Schools will have an information table outside Alfonso Dining Hall on Monday, March 11th from 11:00 to 1:00.  Representatives from Aspire will be distributing information about the program, the new schools that will be opening later this year here in Memphis, and about the teaching positions that are available with the organization.  Be sure to stop by for more information.

“Pizza & Professionals” Series: Northwestern Mutual (March 12)

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northwesternmutualAs part of our “Pizza & Professionals” series, Northwestern Mutual Financial Network will be conducting an information session on Tuesday, March 12th at 1:00 p.m. in Buckman 102.  Representatives will be sharing information about the company and the positions that they have available.  Students in all majors are welcome to attend, though positions may have particular interest to Business, Finance, and related areas.  RSVP your attendance through your Nace-Link account.  (Click “events”, select this event, then hit the RSVP button at the bottom of the page.)

Avon Calling!

importantAvon Calling!  Representative from Avon will be on campus on Wednesday, January 30th from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the foyer outside Alfonso Dining Hall, distributing information about career opportunities with Avon.  From the company description:

Avon is an excellent opportunity for entrepreneurs or for those who just want to earn extra cash.  Representatives will have the flexibility to balance work and family life while still being able to run a thriving business with numerous options to sell and earn money.   Avon Representatives will be discussing earning opportunities through brochures while giving out product samples to those interested in pursuing a career with Avon.  Additionally, Avon representatives may distribute materials discussing Breast Health Awareness and programs against domestic violence.