Career Center



One Day Career Exploration Event!

Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 1pm - 4pm, Burney Center

Explore different industries
Experience various careers
Engage with alumni, community members and employers
Embark on your career journey

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CareerFest Community Partners:

Check back regularly for updates! 

Airlie Gardens - Wedding & Event Planner
Airlie Gardens - Environmental Science Educator
Alexander Youth Network - Non-Profit, Human Resources
Bald Head Island Conservancy - Coastal Scientist
Bald Head Island Conservancy - AmeriCorps Community Outreach & Stewardship Coordinator
Cameron Art Museum - Arts, Media & Communication
CastleBranch - Science & Technology
City of Wilmington - Public Sector, Non-Profit & Government
 Coastal Compass Agency - Broker & Realtor
Cumulus Media - Vice President/Market Manager
District Attorney Office - Property Crimes, Probation & Misdemeanor Appeals Team
Gibson Consultants - Internal Trainer/ Business Sales
Going Beyond the Pink - MammaCare Breast Self-Exam Instructor & Program Manager
Going Beyond the Pink - President & Technical Writer
Hill Law, PLLC & Venn Therapeutics, LLC -Lawyer/Entrepreneur
National Center for Outdoor & Adventure Education-  Outdoor Adventure Educator
The Nature Conservancy - Director of Operations, North Carolina Chapter
NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher - Education Curator
NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher - Outreach Coordinator
North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) - Environmental Engineer - Air Quality
New Hanover County DSS - Child Protective Services
New Hanover County Fire Rescue - Fire Services Administrative Support Coordinator
New Hanover Regional Medical Center - Health Equity Outreach Coordinator
New Hanover County Schools - Special Education Assistant Teacher
North Carolina Coastal Federation - Coastal Advocate
Paws4People Foundation - Program Manager & Public Awareness
Peace Corps Participants
Pike Engineering - Science & Technology
PPD - Clinical Research & Business
PRA Health Sciences - Clinical Research
Sherwin-Williams - District Manager
Shoals Club - Recreation and Aquatics Manager
Summer Lambert Photography - Owner/Entrepreneur, Professional Photographer
Attorney / Title IX & Clery Compliance Coordinator - UNCW
Campus Dietitian - UNCW
Licensed Professional Counselor - UNCW
 Alcohol & Drug Intervention Coordinator - UNCW
Health & Wellness Program Coordinator - UNCW
Human Resources/Onboarding Specialist - UNCW
Human Resources/Training & Development Specialist - UNCW
Consulting Services & Support - UNCW ITS
Detective & Lieutenant - UNCW Police Department
Sustainability Captain - UNCW Sustainability
Verint Systems - Assistant General Counsel / Corporate Attorney
Victory Junction - Residential Life and Operations Manager
Victory Junction - Volunteer Coordinator
Wilmington Sharks - Director of Baseball Operations
WB Surf Camp - Sea Turtle Camp Program Coordinator
WB Surf Camp - Surf Camp Program Coordinator
WWAY-TV, LLC - Marketing Consultant
WWAY-TV, LLC - News Director