School of Engineering and Technology

Carrer & Job Search Guidance

Advice to Young Professionals

This is written specifically for Construction Professionals but it applies to Engineering and Manufacturing Professionals as well.

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Career & Job Search Guidance

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Interviewing Guidelines

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Resume Writing Guidelines, Sample Resumes & Sample Cover Letters

Click here for Resume Writing Guidelines and Sample Resumes.

Click here for Cover Letter Guidelines and Sample Cover Letter.

Engineering Functions and Disciplines

Click here to find out more information about the various functions within engineering (research, testing , design, analysis, etc.)

 

Click here to find out more information about the varoius disciplines in engineering (Civil, Mechanical, Manufacturing, Electrical, etc.)

 

Engineering vs. Engineering Technology

Click here to find out the differences between Engineering and Engineering Technology.

Articles related to the Job Search

Articles related to resumes:

The 3 Biggest Resume Mistakes

http://www .linkedin.com/today/post/article/20130325172508-10904058-3-biggest-resume-mistakes

How To Transform Your Resume From Vintage To Viral

http://www.careerealism.co m/transform-resume/

20 Powerful Action Verbs To Kick Your Resume Up A Notch

http://www.careerealism.com/20-powerful-action-verbs-kick-resume- notch/

This is why your resume was rejected

http://www.therecruiterslounge.com/2013/04/04/this-is-why-your-resume-was-rejected/

Articles related to interviewing:

6 Questions to Ask During Your Interview That Will Make an Employer Want to Hire You

http://www.businessinsider.com/6-questions-to-ask-during-your-interview-that-will-make-an-employer-want-to-hire-you-2013-2?goback=.gde_1855043_member_227898007

5 Soft Skills You Should Always Bring Up In An Interview

http://www.businessinsider.com/5-soft-skills-to-showcase-in-interviews-2013-3?goback=.gde_2115428_member_225401548

5 Questions Great Job Candidates Ask

http://www.inc.com/jeff-haden/5-questions-great-job-candidates-ask-interviewers.html?goback=%252Egde_1781348_member_225717155

INFOGRAPHIC: How Interviewers Know When to Hire You in 90 Seconds

http://theundercoverrecruiter.com/infographic-how-interviewers-know-when-hire-you-90-seconds/

Interview Tips: Master Your Nonverbal Communication

http://www.careerealism.com/interview-tips-master-nonverbal-communication/

The Logic Behind 19 Common Interview Questions

http://lifehacker.com/the-logic-behind-19-common-interview-questions-1376990545#!

Articles related to general job searching & employment:

How Students Should Follow Up With Employers

http://www.foxbusiness.com/personal-finance/2013/04/08/how-students-should-follow-up-with-employers/

College Grads Lacking Professionalism In The Workplace [INFOGRAPHIC]

http://comerecommended.com/2012/05/college-grads-lacking-professionalism-in-the-workplace-infographic/

13 Reasons You're Not As Successful As You Should Be

http://www.nfib.com/business-resources/business-resources-item?cmsid=61035&utm_source=Taboola&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=2013q3&utm_content=BR