Engineering Job Fair to be Held February 22nd

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- This spring, a new crop of students will graduate from Northern Illinois University (NIU) College of Engineering and Engineering Technology.

To keep the talent in the Rockford region and give companies a chance to recruit, NIU is inviting businesses to an event designed to convince graduates that this is the perfect place to start their careers.

The NIU Office of Regional Enagement.Rockford and NIU College of Engineerign and Egineering Technology are inviting businesses to the NIU Engineering Job Fair on Friday, February 22, from 1-5 p.m. at NIU-Rockford, 8500 East State Street.

This is an exclusive opportunity to meet emerging young engineers. Areas of study for the graduating seniors include Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, and Industrial Technology Management.

Participating comapanies will be provided with 3 feet of table top display space. A limited number of breakout rooms are available for one-on-one meetings with students. There is no charge to participate.

Space is limited. To register now, please email Ann Petta at