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The following section details recruiters that have already signed up for the upcoming College to Career Fair.  Each recruiter also provides a short description of their organization and what they are looking for in prospective candidates. This list is updated as new organizations register for the event, so be sure to check back regularly.

If you are a student or alumni with questions on how to prepare for the fair, review our Career Fair FAQ page or schedule an appointment with a Career Coach by calling (270)-745-3095 or emailing CareerHelp@wku.edu.

If you are a recruiter and would like to register for this event, please visit our Employer Registration page. 

 

Who Is Expected to Attend

Airgas - Consider working for the Chemical Industry's Best Managed Company. The one Forbes magazine named to its Most Admired Companies list. A company that offers associates industry-leading training, opportunities for growth and advancement, and a commitment to entrepreneurial spirit at every level. That's Airgas. As the leading U.S. distributor of industrial, medical and specialty gases and hardgoods, Airgas has a focus on quality products-but we recognize that it's the quality of our people that matter.

APSU Graduate Studies - The Office of Graduate Studies at APSU offers nearly 30 Master's or higher level programs, many of which have an option to be done completely online.

Aramark - Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. United by a passion to serve, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies by FORTUNE and the World's Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute.

Archer Daniels Midland Company - For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we're one of the world's largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 32,000 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries.

Astra Zeneca - AstraZeneca is one of the world's most exciting bio-pharmaceutical companies n the world. From scientists to sales, lab techs to legal, we're on a mission to turn ideas into life-changing medicines that improve patients' lives and benefit society. We need great people who share our passion for science and have the drive and determination to meet the unmet needs of patients around the world.

Atria Senior LivingAtria Senior Living is a leading operator of independent living, assisted living, supportive living, and memory care communities in 200+ locations in 28 states and seven Canadian provinces. We are the residence of choice for more than 21,000 seniors, and the workplace of choice for more than 14,600 employees. We create vibrant communities where older adults can thrive and participate and know that their contributions are valued.

B3 Electric, LLCB3 Electric, LLC is a privately owned business with a wide range of experience and capabilities. With over 100 years of combined experience in the areas of industrial, commercial and residential electrical systems there are not many projects that we aren't prepared to tackle. We place great importance on customer service, professionalism, safety, and employee training. It is critical to stay on top of new standards and technology and that's where we like to think that we excel.

Barefoot Republic Camp - Our mission is to facilitate Christ-centered relationships between individuals from diverse racial, cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds through an equally diverse platform of artistic, athletic and team-building programs. To reflect God's pursuit of His children through interests and passions, interpersonal relationships, and equipping students with tools for exploring and discovering God's presence in their lives.

bel USA - You know our brands, The Laughing Cow, Babybel, Boursin, Kaukauna, Merkts and Price's elicit smiles across America. They are daring, responsible and deliver dairy goodness. As you imagine, this mindset is contagious! Bel Brands USA is part of an international family company, which has led an ambitious growth strategy for 150 years and is today the world's third largest branded cheese company.

Bowling Green MetalformingBowling Green Metalforming is a division of MAGNA International. At our plant we produce automotive parts for Ford, Mercedes-Benz, General Motors, and more.

Buckle - Buckle operates over 465 retail stores in 44 states and has grown to become one of America's favorite denim destinations while staying true to its mission: to create the most enjoyable shopping experience possible for our guests. Experience a rewarding career at Buckle where you will be supported every step of the way.

Campbellsville University - 25 Graduate Programs: Social Work (online and hybrid), Special Education,(online) MSITM (online and hybrid), MBA (OL and onsite), Leadership and Mgmt (online), Marriage and Family Therapy (Louisville), 7 programs in Music, Theology (OL and onsite), Teaching English As a Second Language (OL and hybrid), School Guidance Counseling (OL), Teacher Leader (OL), Sport Mgmt (OL and hybrid), Justice Studies (OL and Hybrid), Computer Science (OL), MAT Middle and Secondary (OL), Montessori (OL) and more. 

Cavalry Logistics - Cavalry Logistics is a rapidly growing third-party logistics company serving the US and Canadian markets with multi-modal, effective, and competitive transportation solutions. Founded in 2005 and centrally headquartered in Nashville, TN, Cavalry's energetic, person-focused culture has been recognized as one of the 'Best Places to Work in Nashville.'

CED - Electrical Distribution company. 

Cengage Learning - Cengage believes that engagement is the foundation of learning... Engagement is at our core and our focus is on engaging with learners, both in the classroom and beyond, to ensure the most effective product design, learning solutions and personalized services - all to help people learn. We understand that an engaged learner is a successful one and we are leading the transition to digital with a unique faculty AND student perspective to transform learning through engagement.

Edward JonesWe are a growing financial services firm with a deep cultural heritage. Our single focus is to provide tailored client solutions through relationships with community-based Financial Advisors.

Enterprise Rent A Car - A family-owned, world-class portfolio of brands. A global network that spans across more than 85 countries. Some 97,000 dedicated team members sharing common values. And more than 1.9 million vehicles taking our customers wherever they need to go. Any way you measure it, we've become a leader in the transportation service industry. How did we get here? By taking care of our customers, our communities and our employees - and staying true to our mission.

FBI - Federal Bureau of Investigation

FiveStar - FiveStar, owned and operated by Newcomb Oil Co., LLC, is a family owned convenience store chain. The company was established in 1924 and has about 80 locations in Kentucky and Southern Indiana.

Forever Communications - Forever Communications is a family of Radio Stations in Bowling Green Kentucky that include The Beaver (WBVR) 96.7, WUHU 107.1, and the Willie Network (94.1, 107.9, and 1340am. We also have sister stations in Murray, KY, Jackson, TN, and Union City/Paris, TN. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Franklin Simpson Nursing and Rehabilitation - Participants in our specialty, long-term care Administrator in Training (AIT) Program complete 2,000 hours of training designed to enable trainees to become familiar with the Standards of Practice for long-term care administration and achieve competency in he oversight and leadership of all departments in the healthcare facility. Our training Program follows the National Association of Boards (NAB) Administrator-in-Training Five Step Program.

Freed-Hardeman - The mission of Freed-Hardeman University is to help students develop their God-given talents for His glory by empowering them with an education that integrates Christian faith, scholarship and service.

Gartner - Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT) is the world's leading information technology research and advisory company. We deliver the technology-related insight necessary for our clients to make the right decisions, every day. From CIOs and senior IT leaders in corporations and government agencies, to business leaders in high-tech and telecom enterprises and professional service firms, to technology investors, we are the valuable partner to clients in over 13,000 distinct organizations. 

Giraffe English, Shanghai - Giraffe English is looking for passionate & enthusiastic staff to join our team of educators. At Giraffe, we are not only ESL teachers, but members of a supportive community made up of staff from around the world. Students at Giraffe range from 3 to 12 years old, and our curriculum revolves around creating an enriching environment. Giraffe also has many opportunities for career advancement, holds numerous events throughout the year, and is an ideal place to gain experience while living abroad.

Greater Louisville Inc. - As the metro chamber of commerce, GLI is dedicated to growing Louisville's regional economy and we need talent to do so! As a leader in logistics and manufacturing, Louisville has an abundance of opportunity for those seeking a successful career and a wonderful city to call home.

Help At Home, LLC.Help At Home, LLC. is a home care agency committed to enhancing the quality of life for our clients and providing a viable alternative to living in a nursing home or long-term care facility. Help At Home, LLC. is committed to being a quality employer. Offering competitive wages and attractive benefits allows us to employ the best staff available. In business for over 40 years, we employ a large staff of trained Homemakers, Nursing Assistants, and Registered Nurses.

Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas, Inc. - Hitachi Automotive Systems Americas, Inc., a subsidiary of Hitachi America, Ltd., manufactures, remanufactures and markets a wide range of automotive systems including engine management systems, electric power train systems, drive control systems and car information systems for all major automotive original equipment manufacturers worldwide.

Insight Global - Insight Global is a premier staffing services firm with 45 locations in the US and Canada. Insight Global provides contract staffing for IT and Accounting, Finance, and Engineering through its AF&E division. The company has been ranked one of the fastest growing staffing firms for the past 10 consecutive years and named the 3rd largest IT staffing firm in America by Staffing Industry Analysts. Insight Global will continue this growth by continually expanding office locations and new markets.

J.B. Hunt - We're a company with the best in the business. Delivering meaningful, measurable value isn't just a goal; it's an integral part of our culture. Our dedicated family of employees strives each day to deliver impeccable service and operate as an extension of our customers' enterprises.

Jefferson National Financial - Jefferson National Financial is a growing, dynamic financial services company headquartered in Louisville, KY. We have successfully established ourselves as a differentiated product and service provider to fee-based financial advisors. Our unique, award-winning marketing and technology platform and a strong, seasoned management team have positioned us as an industry innovator.

Johnson ControlsThe future is being built today, and Johnson Controls is making that future more productive, more secure and more sustainable. We create intelligent buildings, efficient energy solutions, integrated infrastructure and next generation transportation systems that work seamlessly together to deliver on the promise of smart cities and communities. At its core, that promise is about delivering innovation that make people's lives - and the world - better.

Jones Bros. Contractors, LLCTracing its roots back to 1946, Jones Bros. is a family run business supporting customers with site preparation, asphalt and concrete paving, heavy highway construction, bridges and structures, airports and utilities.

Keller Graduate School of DeVry University - DeVry University's Keller Graduate School of Management provides high-quality, practitioner-oriented graduate management degree programs with an emphasis on teaching vital management and technical skills that can be used to solve modern problems in business and industry. We understand the imperative value of technology in the marketplace, so we put it at the core of what and how we teach.

Kent School of Social Work, University of LouisvilleAre you interested in a profession improving the quality of life for individuals, families and communities? Come find out if the versatile Master of Science in Social Work at the #1 Social Work master's program in Kentucky is the right graduate program for you and your professional development. Students are welcome to opt for a generalist approach to their education, learning and serving in internships that interest them in various ways, or they can specialize 7 different areas.

Kentucky Department of Corrections - To protect the citizens of the Commonwealth and to provide a safe, secure and humane environment for staff and offenders in carrying out the mandates of the legislative and judicial processes; and, to provide opportunities for offenders to acquire skills which facilitate non-criminal behavior.

Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance - Become a part of our legacy! For more than 70 years, people across Kentucky have put their trust in Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance. Today, our company protects nearly 475,000 Kentucky families and businesses with our top-ranked insurance products. We employ approximately 700 people across the state of Kentucky, and our State Office is located in Louisville. We've also got agency offices in all 120 counties of Kentucky. At KFB, there are endless ways to unlock your career potential!

KIPP NashvilleKIPP Nashville is a network of high-performing, college preparatory public schools that has been committed to creating a vibrant, college-going culture in Nashville since 2005. KIPP Nashville is partnered with the acclaimed KIPP Network, which serves over 70,000 students nation-wide and supports low-income students to college at a rate 5x higher than that of their peers. KIPP Nashville currently operates 2 elementary schools, 2 middle schools, and 1 high school.

Lexington Fire DepartmentLex. Fire Dept. is tasked with keeping the citizens and visitors of Lexington safe. We not only fight fires, but we operate the EMS and Special Operations in HazMat and Technical Rescue. We work a 24 hour on duty/ 48 hour off duty schedule. We currently have around 561 personnel.

Lipscomb University - Jumpstart your career in management and gain a competitive advantage with a Master of Management Career Accelerator (MMCA). With this experiential master's program you can combine a liberal arts, science or engineering undergraduate degree with innovative classroom curriculum and directed work experience to give you the business savvy necessary to launch a strong career in today's competitive environment.

Marian University - Accelerated Nursing Program - Our accelerated nursing program in Nashville builds on your existing education and awards a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) after just 16 months of professional nursing study. The program in Nashville is offered with Saint Thomas Health and gives you the best of both worlds. You'll receive an academic foundation in the professional aspects of nursing and hands-on experience through hospital clinical rotations in the Saint Thomas Health network and other Middle Tennessee health care facilities. 

Marine Officer Programs - Marine Officer Programs afford college students and graduates an opportunity to earn a Presidential Commission through a challenging leadership internship at Officer Candidates School (OCS) in Quantico, Virginia. Undergraduate men and women (freshmen, sophomores and juniors) enroll in the Platoon Leaders Class (PLC) while seniors and graduates enroll in the Officer Candidates Class (OCC). 

Masters of Interdisciplinary Studies - Our Master of Interdisciplinary Studies (M.I.S.) gives you the flexibility to design your own degree, one that blends your interests, talents and experience in a body of work that demonstrates a broad knowledge base and command of methods of inquiry across multiple disciplines; an ability to critically analyze information and communicate effectively; and the capacity to apply learning to make informed decisions.

Med Center Health - Healthcare positions, office positions & business positions, etc.

Metalsa - Metalsa, a private company and a subsidiary of Proeza Group, manufactures structural components for the light and commercial vehicle markets. With its high technology processes of hot-forming, roll-forming, hydro-forming, stamping, assembly and painting, the Metalsa portfolio includes light duty frames, space frames, suspension modules, body structures, safety systems, hinges, transmission modules and fuel tanks for passenger cars and light trucks as well as chassis frames, side rails and more. 

Modern Woodmen - The Basics: Serving more than 755,000 members with more than 1,500 agency representatives, Modern Woodmen is the nation's third largest fraternal benefit society, in terms of assets. We were founded by Joseph Cullen Root in 1883 in Lyons, Iowa. Our home office is in Rock Island, Ill. Members are joined by three common bonds: family financial security, positive family life and service to community.

Murray State University Graduate Education - We offer more than 60 program options including certifications, specialist's degrees, distance learning options, low residency programs or classroom experiences on our main campus or any of our regional extended learning campuses in Hopkinsville, Madisonville, Paducah, Henderson and Fort Campbell.

OneMain Financial A growing company that offers real potential. Founded over 100 years ago, OneMain Financial is America's premier personal finance company, providing personal loans, insurance, and other related financial products to more than 2.4 million consumers in communities across the country through a network of over 1,800 branches with more than 10,000 employees.

Republic Finance, LLCFounded in 1952, Republic Finance specializes in providing a variety of consumer loans, flexible lending options and incomparable customer service, and has assisted its customers in meeting their personal finance goals for more than 60 years. With branch offices located within Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas, Republic Finance is proud to serve more than 200,000 customers in over 160 communities throughout the United States.

Rivendell Behavioral Health Hospital - Rivendell Behavioral Health Hospital is a 125 bed Joint Commission accredited hospital. Rivendell provides the highest quality of psychiatric care to children, adolescents, and adults. Rivendell Behavioral Health Services utilizes a multi-disciplinary treatment team approach that includes psychiatrists, psychiatric advanced practice registered nurses and nursing staff, licensed mental health therapist, dieticians, teachers, and recreational therapists.

The Sherwin-Williams Company - Sherwin-Williams is the largest coatings company in North America, and the third largest in the world. With $11 billion in sales, 4,000+ stores, and 90+ manufacturing and technical centers, we proudly serve customers in over 120 countries. Our 45,000+ employees across the globe are diverse, innovative and passionate. With a variety of rewarding and challenging opportunities, Sherwin-Williams is a great place to launch and grow a career. Find yours and join us today.

Southern Illinois UniversityAs one of the top-ranked Graduate Schools in the nation, SIU offers you a unique learning experience. Our excellent programs, outstanding faculty, and scenic campus provide the perfect environment for our students to excel in whatever they choose to do. When it comes to academic pursuits, nothing should be off limits.

State of Tennessee, Department of Treasury - The Tennessee Department of Treasury impacts the lives of Tennesseans every day. Treasury is responsible for many of the financial operations of state government, including managing more than $50 billion in assets through its various investment programs. Treasury continues to serve all Tennesseans by helping to educate and enable them to make smart financial choices through the Financial Empowerment Division.

Target - Do you want a guest-centric career where you're always on the go, the time flies and your hard work makes a direct and meaningful impact? Do you lead by finding and fostering the very best in others? Do you want to develop a diverse team, promote a positive store environment and create business owners to drive results, achieve business goals and win the day, every day? Then hit the sales floor as an Executive Team Leader and shine your brightest with Target.

Thomas & Company - At Thomas & Company we stand out as not only the largest privately held unemployment cost control provider, but also the recognized leader in quality and customer service. Our constant attention to our client's needs allows us to maintain the highest client retention rate in the industry.

TN Comptroller of the Treasury - The Comptroller of the Treasury is responsible for the audit of state and local governmental entities and participates in the general financial and administrative management and oversight of state government.

University of Louisville IPIBS DepartmentThe Integrated Programs in Biomedical Sciences (IPIBS) is a gateway for graduate students interested in biomedical research as a career choice. Graduate students enter the IPIBS program through one of the five basic biomedical discipline-based PhD programs at the School of Medicine. IPIBS awards fellowships for students in the first two years in the program, after which support is maintained through the Departments.

U.S. Navy

USACE - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is an innovative, transformative organization providing engineering solutions to customers worldwide. At USACE we are making a direct contribution to war fighters and their families, supporting overseas contingency operations, developing technology and systems that save the lives of soldiers and civilians, providing disaster relief, and protecting and enhancing the environment and the national economy.

Walgreens - Today, Walgreens is the neighborhood drugstore and retailer that makes health and happiness simpler, easier and within reach. And, we remain a trusted wellness provider offering convenient access to important health services such immunizations and an array of pharmacy services that can help patients improve their health. To our team members, Walgreens represents a unique opportunity to excel in their careers in a welcoming and inclusive environment.

Webstaurantstore - Ecommerce business selling restaurant equipment and supplies.

Youth VillagesYouth Villages is a private non-profit organization for troubled children and families. We offer nationally recognized services that include, Residential Treatment, Home Based Counseling, Therapeutic Foster Care, Group Homes, a Transitional Living Program, Adoption Services and Specialized Crisis Services. We offer Tuition and Licensure Reimbursement as well as advancement opportunities after only six months. At Youth Villages, our mission is to help children and families live successfully.


 

 

 

 

 

 

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