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Interviewing Skills Workshops in March

NOVA SySTEMic is hosting Interviewing Skills Workshops, led by The Career Engineer® (TCE), for STEM and CTE Majors as well as students enrolled in IT, Business, and Health Care programs. TCE can help increase your career confidence and impact your chance to land your dream job! Students will have the opportunity to participate in interview simulation activities and learn how to successfully get through an interview. Participants receive early entry to the IET Career Fair on April 3, 2020 at the NOVA Annandale Campus.

Where and When?

March 24th
10am Annandale Campus
3pm Loudoun Campus

March 25th
10am Manassas Battleview
3pm MEC Springfield Campus

March 26th
10am Alexandria Campus
3pm Woodbridge Campus

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IET Career Exploration Fair – March 18

Explore your future – check out what NOVA’s CTE Programs can do for you! NOVA is hosting their third Career Exploration Fair for high school and college students to explore CTE & STEM Programs and certifications at the NOVA Loudoun Campus. The fair will include an overview of enrollment, programs of study, and student services. Don’t miss it – you may find out what you want to do!

Date and Time:
Wednesday March 18, 2020
NOVA Loudoun Campus
21200 Campus Drive
Sterling, VA 20164
6:00 – 8:00pm

Sign up at career.novastem.us/explore

Questions? Contact STEM Coordinator Tiffanie Rosier at trosier@nvcc.edu

 

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CTE Career Exploration Fairs – Nov 19, 22

Check out what NOVA’s CTE programs can do for your future! NOVA is hosting three Career Exploration Fairs for high school and college students to explore CTE Programs on Tuesday Nov 19 at the AN campus and Friday Nov 22 at the WO campus. Fairs will include an overview of programs of study, student services, and enrollment. To sign up for a Career Exploration Fair go to career.novastem.us/explore

There is also a Career Fair scheduled for Spring 2020 at Loudoun Campus, More information will be available closer to the date. Questions? Contact STEM Coordinator Tiffanie Rosier at trosier@nvcc.edu

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Resume Building Workshop – Nov 11-13

NOVA SySTEMic is hosting regional Resume Workshops, offered by The Career Engineer®, on our NOVA Campuses Nov 11-13 for STEM & CTE majors. The Career Engineer® is a Virginia-based consulting firm established in 2003 that delivers expertise in the area of career sustainability, workforce preparation, entrepreneurial coaching, social media strategies & adult transitional services.​​ TCE can help you to increase your career confidence, impact and chances to land your dream job or opportunity!  Students will have the opportunity to receive a Resume E-Book, Create or Update a Resume and a Personalized Resume Review Session with The Career Engineer!

Sign up by clicking the location below you want to register for. You need to log in to Career Connections to be able to register (use your regular myNOVA username and password).

Manassas Campus, MBV 229, November 11, 2019, 10AM
Alexandria Campus, AA 229,  November 11, 2019 3PM
MEC Springfield Campus, Lab 330, November 12, 2019 10AM
Loudoun Campus, LW 118, November 12, 2019 2PM
Annandale Campus, CNS 219, November 13, 2019, 10AM
Woodbridge Campus, Room 118, November 13, 2PM

Please contact Tiffanie Rosier at trosier@nvcc.edu with any questions.

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NOVA Career Day Data Center Tour 10-4

NOVA Career Day and Data Center Tour
Digital Realty
October 4th, 2019

Digital Realty is providing a unique and valuable experience to NOVA students to get a behind the scenes tour of its Loudoun Data Center and spend time with industry professionals to learn more about career options available in this growing industry.  With a footprint in northern Virginia and 200+ properties in 33+ metropolitan areas covering 30+ million rentable square feet, Digital Realty is the leading Global Data Center Real Estate Investment Trust with 2500+ customers globally.

Students must register by September 9 (no late registrations will be accepted).

REGISTRATION – Students must register in Career Connection at www.nvcc.edu/career-services/career-connection.html for either:

Digital Realty: Career Day and Data Center Tour (WITH BUS TRANSPORTATION)
Space on the bus is limited to 30 so you must RSVP is you want a seat

-OR-

Digital Realty: Career Day and Data Center Tour (NO TRANSPORTATION)
Students arrive at 9:30am using their own transportation

In Career Connection, look for the Digital Realty events under Programs and Workshops.  Provide your full name as in appears on your government issued photo ID by September 9. All participants will need to present a government issued photo ID that matches their name on the registration list to enter the secure data facility.

Northern Virginia Community College Bus Transportation– space is limited
Address: NOVA Loudoun Campus, 21200 Campus Dr., Sterling, VA 20164
(location details will be provided to those registered for the bus)

Digital Realty Career Day & Data Center Tour Location – students arrive on their own
Address: Digital Realty – Building G, 43940 Digital Loudoun Plaza, Ashburn, VA 20147

Schedule

8:30 Bus arrives at NOVA Community College
9:00 Bus departs NOVA Community College for Digital Realty Loudoun I/II campus
9:30 Bus arrives at Digital Realty @ Building G
9:30-9:50 Security, check-in, name badges
09:50-10:00 Brief Welcome and outline rules for the tour
10:00-10:40 Data Center Tour
10:40-11:40 Career Discussion; panel of speakers from Digital Realty
11:40-11:55 Student Q&A with panel of speakers from Digital Realty
11:55-12:00 Hand out Digital Realty SWAG
12:00-12:50 Lunch; hosted by Digital Realty
1:00 Bus departs for return to NOVA Community College
1:30 Bus arrives back at NOVA Community College

Questions may be directed to novacareerservices@nvcc.edu.

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Technician Career Day at Micron

Micron is investing $3 billion in expanding their site in Manassas – and there are many full-time Technician Career opportunities available! On Thursday August 1st meet with Micron team members and determine if this is a career path for you. The following positions are available:

  • Equipment Maintenance Technician
  • Gas/Chemical Technician
  • Facilities Technician
  • Fab Support Technician

When:
Thursday August 1
9am to 6pm
9600 Godwin Drive
Manassas,VA

An application must be completed by 4pm (EST) on Weds July 31 to RSVP to this event. Go to www.micron.com/careers to see current posted positions. Select “Find Your Next Career” then enter job number 137950 to apply.

Micron is a top exporter in Virginia, the 3rd largest memory company in the world and a leader in innovative memory solutions that transform how the world uses information to enrich life.

Micron Technology Virginia (MTV) Center of Excellence
MTV is a 24/7 fabrication facility housing a Class 100 cleanroom as its manufacturing floor. Every hour, 365 days a year, organizations of people and systems of automation and robotics arefabricating one of Micron’s most complex portfolios of long life-cycle memory products.