Open to the Public, Free of Charge
[Bridgeview, IL] Northwestern College issued a Reminder to the Bridgeview Community that its campus at 7725 S. Harlem Avenue will be hosting the spring 2019 Healthcare Career Fair for students, graduates and the community on Thursday, May 16 from 9:30 a.m. until 12:00 Noon. Twenty nine businesses and employers have registered and will be present to speak to and interview interested candidates for over 95 jobs they intend to fill.
Members of the community and surrounding areas are highly encouraged to brush up their resumes and join the Northwestern College students and alumni at this event, which is open to the public and free of charge. The career fair will be focused primarily on healthcare-related careers, as 85% of the College’s programs stem from the healthcare industry. All participants are encouraged to dress in professional attire and to be prepared for on-the-spot interviews for open positions.
The twenty nine (29) businesses/employers that have confirmed their attendance include:
Sahara Home Care; Alivio Medical Center; Physicians Immediate Care; Loyola Medicine; HealthAdvocates; Clearbrook; UroPartners, LLC; Timberline Knolls Rehab; BrightStar Care of Tinley Park/Oak Lawn; American Home Health; Advocate Health Care; Aunt Martha’s Health & Wellness; Roseland Community Hospital; Grove of LaGrange Park; Gorbold Behavioral Consulting; Everest Health Solutions; The RoomPlace; Sonrisa Family Dental; TruBlu Dentistry; All-Stat Portable; Homewatch Caregivers; St. Paul’s house; Little Company of Mary Hospital; Northwestern Medicine; Palos Health; Astra Health; Aspen Dental; Everest Care Group (Mayfield, Beacon and Uptown Care Centers); and Symphony Post-Acute Network.
Open positions that the aforementioned employers are interested in hiring for include: RN Nurses (for some employers, spanning 10 hospitals in the health system); CNAs (PT/FT); Dental Assistants; RN-MOD; LPNs; Medical Assistants; Surgical Technicians; Ultrasound Technicians; Radiologic Technologists; Behavioral Health Associates; Physical Therapists; Dental Hygienists; Dental Office Managers; Clinical Leads; Youth Support Specialists; Substance Abuse Counselors; CADC Board Certified Behavioral Analysts; Unit Managers; Clinical Managers; Recreation Therapists (CTRS); Staff Nurses; Behavioral Technicians (training provided); Front Desk Assistants; Schedulers; Medical Dispatchers; Financial Analysts; Accountants; Vascular Access Nurses; Occupational Therapists; Speech Therapists; Medical Receptionists; Supported Living Assistants; Care Coordinators; Self-Directed Assistants; Environmental Services Supervisors; Caregivers; Live-in Caregivers or CNAs; Patient Care Technicians; Medical Billers/Coders; Certified/Registered Medical Assistants; CHHAs; Patient Care Techs; Home Care Aides; Medical Lab Technicians; Medical Lab Technologists; Activities Aides; and Patient Services Representatives. For those still working towards their degrees, The Room Place will be present, seeking to hire Sales Associates, Sales Managers, Stock Associates, Customer Service Representatives and Warehouse.
About Northwestern College:
Northwestern College (NC) is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, 230 S. LaSalle St., Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604, (312) 263-0456, www.hlcommission.org. The college offers focused career-oriented associate degree and certificate programs with flexible schedules and a supportive faculty. Day, evening, weekend, online classes and online programs are available. More information can be found at www.NC.edu or by calling toll-free (888) 205-2283.