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Career Connections

15th Annual Career Connections – February 4 – February 5, 2020

9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Corbett Center Student Union, Third Floor – Ballrooms

Two-day career fair coordinated by Career Services and co-sponsored by the College of Engineering on February 5.

February 4: the focus of the event will be on majors in the colleges of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, Arts and Sciences, Business, Education (non-teaching), and Health and Social Services.

February 5: the focus will be on majors in Computer Science, Engineering, Life/Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Technology, but other majors are encouraged to attend.

New Mexico State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher learning, dedicated to teaching, research, and service at the undergraduate and graduate levels. NMSU is a NASA Space Grant College, a Hispanic-serving institution and is home to the very first Honors College in New Mexico. U.S. News and World Report ranks NMSU in the top tier among Best National Universities. Employers attending this career fair will be interacting with quality candidates who would like to learn more about their career field or obtain a position as an intern, co-op, summer, or regular employee. NMSU offers 90 bachelor and 50 graduate programs. Though each day focuses on specific career fields, employers and candidates are encouraged to attend both days to maximize their networking opportunities.

Career Connections is free for candidates and is open to NMSU students, alumni, and community members.

Registration will open June 10, 2019.

Event Schedule

The following information outlines the full-service recruiting schedule that the Career Connections can offer to participating employers during their visit to the NMSU campus.

Sunday, February 3, 2019
  • Travel to Las Cruces,NM.
  • Check-in at hotel.
 Monday, February 4, 2019
  • Travel to Las Cruces; check-in at hotel.
  • Morning/Afternoon or any available time during the week: Visit relevant classrooms and faculty, tour the campus, etc. (Contact our Coordinator for Employer Relations at employer@nmsu.edu, or (575) 646-1631 if you would like contact information or suggestions.)
  • Lunch with faculty. (The Career Services office is available to help coordinate or provide contact information for lunch arrangements during the week.)
  • Afternoon: Visit with faculty or staff. (Contact our Coordinator for Employer Relations at employer@nmsu.edu or (575) 646-1631 if you would like contact information or suggestions.)
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
  • AGENDA
    • 7:00 a.m. – 8:45 am  Registration and Continental Breakfast
    • 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM: Fair open.
    • 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM: Lunch – Dona Ana Room. Staggered lunch allows representatives to take turns eating and staffing booth(s).
    • 3:00 PM: Fair closes. Please complete evaluation of the event. If you have shipments that need to be picked up by a carrier, please contact your carrier to make arrangements to pick up your shipments. All shipments should be picked up by 4:00 PM.
  • Late afternoon/early evening: Visit student organizational meetings. (Contact our Coordinator for Employer Relations at employer@nmsu.edu, or (575) 646-1631 if you would like contact information or suggestions.)
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
  • AGENDA
    • 7:00 a.m. – 8:45 am  Registration and Continental Breakfast 
    • 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM: Fair open.
    • 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM: Lunch  – Taos Cafeteria. Staggered lunch allows representatives to take turns eating and staffing booth(s).
    • 3:00 PM: Fair closes. Please complete evaluation of the event. If you have shipments that need to be picked up by a carrier, please contact your carrier to pick up your shipments. All shipments should be picked up by 4:00 PM.
  • Late afternoon/early evening: Visit student organizational meetings. (Contact our Coordinator for Employer Relations at employer@nmsu.edu, or (575) 646-1631 if you would like contact information or suggestions.)
  • Early evening: Employer Information Sessions (General information presentations prior to scheduled interviewing). (Contact our Coordinator for Employer Relations at employer@nmsu.edu, or (575) 646-1631 if you would like contact information or suggestions.)
  • Evening: Dine with faculty or candidate prospects.
Thursday, February 7, 2019
  • On-campus interviews may be conducted.

Career Connections – Fees

1 Day Registration – $400.00

2 Days Registration – $700.00

Additional Representatives – $25 per day

Registration Includes

  • A 6ft table & 2 chairs
  • Continental breakfast & lunch for 2 representatives.
  • Bottled water & snacks
  • Wi-fi Hotspot
  • Electricity ( Please request with reservation )
  • Candidate Promotion

Organization Name

Table #

Day(s)

ADP, Inc. – Automatic Data Processing 22 Tuesday
AECOM – New Mexico 10 Wednesday
Agmechtronix Wednesday
AMERIND Risk Management Corporation 1 Tue & Wed
ARIZONA PUBLIC SERVICE- Palo Verde Generating Station♦ 22 Wednesday
Bernalillo County Metropolitan Detention Center♦ 51 Wednesday
BNSF Railway 2 Tue & Wed
Bowman Consulting Group 41 Wednesday
Bradbury Stamm Construction, Inc. 43 Wednesday
Burns & McDonnell Engineering 11 Wednesday
Consolidated Electrical Distributors Inc. 20 Tuesday
Cummins♦ 4 Tue & Wed
CyraCom International 42 Tuesday
Dallas Federal Reserve Bank 30 Tuesday
Dallas Fire Rescue♦ 32 Tuesday
DALLAS POLICE DEPARTMENT 29 Tuesday
Dekker/Perich/Sabatini♦ 15 Wednesday
DFW Airport Police♦ 28 Tuesday
DISH Network♦ 17 Wednesday
DistributionNOW 34 Tuesday
El Paso Electric Company♦ 3 Tue & Wed
Electronic Caregiver 78 Wednesday
Enterprise Holdings, LLC♦ 43 Tuesday
Exponential Engineering Company 16 Wednesday
Exxon Mobil Corporation♦ 56 Wednesday
FARM CREDIT 44 Tuesday
Farmers Insurance 36 Tuesday
Ferguson 45 Tuesday
Five Rivers Cattle Feeding 37 Tuesday
Freeport-McMoRan♦ 36 Wednesday
Freese and Nichols, Inc. 5 Wednesday
Garney Construction Company♦ 39 Wednesday
GEICO 33 Tuesday
General Dynamics Mission Systems♦ 42 Wednesday
Hakes Brothers 18 Tuesday
Helen of Troy 23 Tuesday
HENSEL PHELPS CONSTRUCTION♦ 20 Wednesday
HollyFrontier Companies 37 Wednesday
Honeywell FM&T 30 Wednesday
IDEA Public Schools- El Paso 5 Tuesday
INTEL CORPORATION♦ 61 Wednesday
Jordan Foster Construction 29 Wednesday
L3♦ 28 Wednesday
LinQuest Corporation♦ 34 Wednesday
Lockheed Martin♦ 78 Tue & Wed
Los Alamos National Laboratory♦ 40 Tue & Wed
Mesilla Valley Hospice 39 Tuesday
Nalco Champion 24 Tue & Wed
New Mexico Department of Transportation 44 Wednesday
New Mexico Las Cruces Workforce Connection 81 Tue & Wed
New Mexico Mutual 17 Tuesday
NMSU – ROTC Recruiting 55 Tue & Wed
NMSU – Alumni Relations 80 Tue & Wed
NMSU – College of Health and Social Services 79 Tuesday
Nuclear Waste Partnership LLC 6 Tue & Wed
Oncor Electric Delivery♦ 67 Wednesday
OpenEye Scientific Software, Inc. 23 Wednesday
Pantex/Y12 Consolidated Nuclear Security, LLC♦ 47 Wednesday
Parkhill, Smith & Cooper Inc. 18 Wednesday
Pettigrew & Associates, P.A. 27 Wednesday
PNMR Service Company 48 Wednesday
POWER Engineers, Inc.♦ 52 Wednesday
Presbyterian Medical Services♦ 16 Tuesday
Prudential Financial♦ 7 Tue & Wed
PSI 33 Wednesday
RAYTHEON COMPANY♦ 65 Wednesday
Relay Graduate School of Education♦ 25 Tue & Wed
SALT RIVER PROJECT (SRP)♦ 49 Wednesday
SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES♦ 38 Tue & Wed
Sherwin-Williams Company♦ 27 Tuesday
Smithfield Hog Production Division♦ 41 Tuesday
Southwestern Advantage 14 Tuesday
State Farm 26 Tue & Wed
Techtronic Industries (TTI)♦ 15 Tuesday
Texas Department of Transportation♦ 45 Wednesday
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department 10 Tuesday
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center – El Paso 46 Tuesday
TMC DESIGN CORPORATION 35 Tue & Wed
Tokyo Electron♦ 53 Wednesday
Topographic Land Surveyors♦ 46 Wednesday
TRAX International, LLC♦ 54 Wednesday
Tri-State G&T♦ 59 Wednesday
TYSON FOODS, INC. 58 Wednesday
United Rentals♦ 11 Tuesday
US 704th Test Group♦ 76 Wednesday
US Air Force Research Laboratory♦ 8 Tuesday
US Air Force Research Laboratory♦ 8 Wednesday
US Army ATEC White Sands Missile Range♦ 75 Wednesday
US Army Healthcare♦ 47 Tuesday
US Army Recruiting Station♦ 21 Tue & Wed
US Army Research, Development and Engineering Command♦ 60 Wednesday
US CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION♦ 54 Tuesday
US Department of Defense – Center for Counter Measures 57 Wednesday
US DEPARTMENT OF STATE♦ 63 Wednesday
US Federal Bureau of Investigation 9 Tue & Wed
US FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION FDIC 48 Tuesday
US Forest Service – Nationwide♦ 53 Tuesday
US Joint Interoperability Test Command♦ 73 Wednesday
US Marine Corps Officer Programs♦ 31 Tue & Wed
US NAVAIR♦ 64 Wednesday
US Navy♦ 13 Wednesday
US NAVY NAVAL SURFACE WARFARE CENTER♦ 62 Wednesday
US Puget Sound Naval Shipyard♦ 68 Wednesday
USA Electronic Proving Ground♦ 50 Wednesday
USAF TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, OK 32 Wednesday
USDA Farm Service Agency 12 Tue & Wed
USDOD Defense Finance and Accounting Service 19 Tue & Wed
USDOT FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION♦ 72 Wednesday
Vanguard 49 Tuesday
Vertiv- Electrical Reliability Services♦ 74 Wednesday
Wanzek Construction, Inc.♦ 69 Wednesday
Westwood Professional Services 14 Wednesday
Wood, Patel & Associates, Inc. 70 Wednesday
WSP 71 Wednesday
Xcel Energy♦ 77 Wednesday
YSLETA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT 50 Tuesday

♦ = Military Friendly
116 employers registered.
Updated: 2/4/2019

Organization Name

Table #

Day(s)

ADP, Inc. – Automatic Data Processing ♦ 8 Tuesday
AECOM – New Mexico 69 Wednesday
Agmechtronix 5 Wednesday
ARIZONA PUBLIC SERVICE 65 Wednesday
Armstrong Consultants 45 Wednesday
BNSF Railway ♦ 67 Wednesday
Bradbury Stamm Construction, Inc. 8 Wednesday
Breakthrough Collaborative 28 Tuesday
Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine 57 Wednesday
Century 21 Haggerty Co., Realtor 39 Tuesday
Charles Schwab ♦ 17 Tuesday
Consolidated Electrical Distributors Inc. 32 Tuesday
Cummins Inc. ♦ 1 Tuesday & Wednesday
D.R. Horton, Inc. ♦ 68 Wednesday
DALLAS POLICE DEPARTMENT 31 Tuesday
DCP Midstream ♦ 3 Wednesday
DISH Network ♦ 13 Tuesday & Wednesday
DistributionNOW 20 Tuesday
Education Service Center – Region 19 35 Tuesday
El Paso Electric Company ♦ 24 Tuesday & Wednesday
Enterprise Holdings, LLC ♦ 43 Tuesday
Exponential Engineering Company 64 Wednesday
Exxon Mobil Corporation ♦ 54 Wednesday
Farm Bureau Financial Services 45 Tuesday
Farm Credit of New Mexico 26 Tuesday
Ferguson ♦ 27 Tuesday
Freeport-McMoRan 52 Wednesday
GEICO 30 Tuesday & Wednesday
General Dynamics Mission Systems ♦ 51 Wednesday
Helen of Troy 25 Tuesday & Wednesday
HENSEL PHELPS CONSTRUCTION 21 Wednesday
Hill AFB – Civilian Engineering ♦ 43 Wednesday
HollyFrontier Companies 60 Wednesday
Honeywell 59 Wednesday
Humana Inc. 49 Tuesday
JBS Five Rivers Cattle Feeding LLC 29 Tuesday
Johnson and Johnson 44 Tuesday & Wednesday
Johnson Controls ♦ 28 Wednesday
K. Barnett & Sons, Inc. ♦ 37 Wednesday
Kimley-Horn 70 Wednesday
L3 Mission Integration 63 Wednesday
LinQuest Corporation 16 Wednesday
Lockheed Martin 49 Wednesday
Los Alamos National Laboratory ♦ 19 Tuesday & Wednesday
Lowe’s Home Improvement ♦ 7 Tuesday
Nalco Champion ♦ 12 Tuesday & Wednesday
Navajo Agricultural Products Industry ♦ 6 Tuesday & Wednesday
New Mexico Department of Transportation — District 3 (NMDOT) 35 Wednesday
New Mexico Mutual 10 Tuesday
Niagara Bottling, LLC 33 Tuesday & Wednesday
NM Office Of The State Engineer 23 Tuesday & Wednesday
NM Workforce Connection 47 / Hall Tuesday & Wednesday
NMSU – MILITARY SCIENCE DEPARTMENT 15 / 40 Tuesday & Wednesday
NMSU Air Force ROTC 14 / 40 Tuesday & Wednesday
NMSU Studio G- Arrowhead Center NMSU 3 / 39 Tuesday & Wednesday
NMSU-Alumni Reg Tuesday & Wednesday
Oncor Electric Delivery 7 Wednesday
Pacific Union Financial ♦ 34 Tuesday
Pettigrew & Associates, P.A. 11 Wednesday
PNMR Service Company 14 Wednesday
POWER Engineers, Inc. ♦ 53 Wednesday
RAYTHEON COMPANY 62 Wednesday
SALT RIVER PROJECT (SRP) ♦ 66 Wednesday
SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES 48 Tuesday & Wednesday
Smithfield ♦ 38 Tuesday
Southwest Salt 58 Wednesday
State Farm Insurance ♦ 41 Tuesday & Wednesday
Swaggart Brothers Inc. 38 Wednesday
Techtronic Industries (TTI) ♦ 4 Tuesday
Texas Department of Transportation 47 Wednesday
TRAX International, LLC ♦ 50 Wednesday
Tri-State G&T ♦ 56 Wednesday
Tulsa Police Department 22 Tuesday & Wednesday
United Rentals ♦ 9 Tuesday
Urban Teachers 46 Tuesday & Wednesday
US 704 Test Group 29 Wednesday
US Army Research Laboratory – Survivability/Lethality Analysis Directorate ♦ 32 Wednesday
US CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION ♦ 40 Tuesday
US Defense Finance and Accounting Service 36 Tuesday & Wednesday
US Department of Army, Army Test and Evaluation Command ♦ 34 Wednesday
US Department of Defense – Center for Counter Measures 27 Wednesday
US DEPARTMENT OF STATE ♦ 9 Wednesday
US Department of State – Bureau of Diplomatic Security ♦ 10 Wednesday
US FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (FBI) ♦ 26 Tuesday & Wednesday
US Marine Corps Officer Programs ♦ 18 Tuesday & Wednesday
US NATIONAL GEOSPATIAL INTELLIGENCE AGENCY ♦ 2 Tuesday & Wednesday
US NAVAIR 42 Wednesday
US Navy 4 Wednesday
US PUGET SOUND NAVAL SHIPYARD ♦ 20 Wednesday
USAF TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, OK 55 Wednesday
USDA NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS SERVICE 42 Tuesday
USDA/NRCS 49 Tuesday
Vanguard 37 Tuesday
Vista Photonics ♦ 15 Wednesday
Wanzek Construction, Inc. 17 Wednesday
Western Farmers Electric Cooperative 31 Wednesday
Whataburger Restaurants LP 16 Tuesday
White Sands Federal Credit Union 21 Tuesday
Xcel Energy ♦ 61 Wednesday

♦ – Military Friendly employer
Recruiting and Info Session schedules
95 registered employers!

Last updated: Aug 21, 2018

 

 

Career Connections – Shipping

Shipping to NMSU

For employers participating in any Career/Job Fair items can be shipped three days in advanced to the following address:
Attn: Career Connections
Career Services
New Mexico State University
Material Services Warehouse
1600 Wells Street
Las Cruces, NM 88003
575 – 646 – 2271

Shipping from NMSU

Direct carriers for pick up to the physical address:
Please make early arrangements with your carrier to have any packages or displays picked up at the end of your stay with NMSU.
Corbett Center Student Union
1600 International Mall
Las Cruces, NM 88003 (Do not ship to this location)
575-646-4411