Careers Festival – ‘Look Who’s Recruiting’

The Careers Festival runs a series of career events organised by faculties that invites relevant practitioners and alumni on campus. Students get to learn about the career opportunities available to them and build professional networks. Students also benefit from the variety of events held across the University by broadening their understanding around the use of transferable skills across multiple disciplines.

Faculty Events

NATIONAL Launch of Wayfinder: Supply Chain Careers for Women – Geelong  

Thursday 8th March 2018 from 12:00 – 3:00pm

The Pier Geelong, Cunningham Pier, 10 Western Foreshore Road, Geelong.

Wayfinder is an exciting new career development program that aims to increase the number of women and girls in supply chain education, training, jobs and careers.
Come and hear from talented women across the industry. Their stories will illustrate the exciting career opportunities for women and girls across this vast and growing sector.

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Ignite your future with a career in Logistics – Burwood Campus

Tuesday 20 March 2018 from 9:45 – 11:00am

Burwood Corporate Centre, Building BC, Level 2, 221 Burwood Hwy, Burwood

Join Professor Michael Byrne, Managing Director, Toll Group to find out why Supply Chain and Logistics might be a great career opportunity for you!

Toll Group operates across 1,200 locations in more than 50 countries, with over 40,000 employees providing a diverse range of transport and logistics solutions covering road, air, sea and rail.

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Build your Employability – Geelong Waurn Ponds

Thursday 22 March 2018 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Waurn Ponds campus at the GTP room NA1.417

Build your awareness of Work Integrated Learning and internship programs and plan your courses accordingly and early. We will be covering Placement Programs in Australia and Overseas.

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Personal Insight into Graduate Programs: From Application to Success and Beyond

Mobday 9 April 9:30 to 11:30am

HE3.001, Melbourne Burwood Campus

Graduate programs give you a great headstart in your career, but this means that they attract large numbers of applicants and are highly competitive. If you are interested in applying for a graduate program in the future, this is a great opportunity to speak with Deakin students who have successfully gained a placement in a Graduate program. They will speak about the process they went 

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School of Life and Environmental Sciences Careers Event Warrnambool

Tusday 10 Apr 2018, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

B3.03, Warrnambool Campus

A panel of industry professionals will provide insights into their careers, graduate opportunities available and answer questions from students.

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Where does a psychology degree take you? Employment Opportunities in Alternative Sectors

Tuesday 1 May 2:00 to 4:00 PM

Level 2 Burwood Corporate Centre

Come along to hear about them from several employers in sectors such as Human Resources, Recruitment, Consulting and Market Research. 

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So You Have a Biomed Degree, Now What?

Wednesday 9 May , 6:00 to 8:00 PM

KA3.406,Deakin University Waurn Ponds Campus

Deakin University Biomedical Society Geelong presents an event to help you understand the opportunities available following a Bachelor of Biomedical Science.

A career event targeted at Biomed students focusing on options directly following a Biomed degree, this event will have something for everyone.

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Melbourne Luncheon for Wayfinder: Supply Chain Careers for Women

Thursday 15th March 2018 from 12:00 – 3:00pm

ZINC at Federation Square, near the corner of Swanston and Flinders Street, Melbourne

Wayfinder is an exciting new career development program that aims to increase the number of women and girls in supply chain education, training, jobs and careers. Come and hear from talented women in the industry. Their stories will illustrate the array of exciting career opportunities for women and girls across this vast and growing industry.

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Macquarie Group Information Session

Tuesday 20 March, 2:00 to 4:00pm

 Level 12, 727 Collins St, Melbourne (Deakin Downtown)

Macquarie Group is a global financial services provider with offices in 25 countries.

You will hear an overview of what we do and the opportunities available through our internship and graduate programs. You will also have the opportunity to network with Macquarie representatives after the presentation.

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Build your Employability – Melbourne Burwood 

Monday 26 March, 12:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Burwood Corporate Centre, Building BCC, Melbourne Burwood Campus

Build your awareness of Work Integrated Learning and internship programs and plan your courses accordingly and early. We will be covering Placement Programs in Australia and Overseas.

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Experiences that will shape your future: The Adecco Group Careers Presentation

Mon 9 Apr 2018, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Deakin University, Melbourne Burwood Campus, HE3.001. 221 

The Adecco Group vision is to empower people with the skills and experience necessary to shape their future. You are invited to attend a presentation by the Adecco Group. The session will address career opportunities including internships, the CEO for a Month Program and Graduate pathways.

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Where does a psychology degree take you? Employment Opportunities in the Community Sector

Thursday 12 April 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Level 2 Burwood Corporate Centre

Come along to hear about them from several employers in the Community sector. 

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School of Life and Environmental Sciences Careers Evening Burwood

Tuesday 10 Apr 2018, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Burwood Corporate Centre (BCC)

A panel of industry professionals will provide insights into their careers, graduate opportunities available and answer questions from students.

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Where does a psychology degree take you? Employment Opportunities in a Variety of Sectors

Thursday 12 April 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

D2.330, Geelong Waterfront Campus, Deakin University

Come along to hear about them from employers in a number of different sectors such as Community, Justice and Research. 

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Health Sciences: Make your degree work for you

Tuesday 24 April 5:00 to7:00 PM

 LT5 (B3.07), Burwood campus

Being able to choose your own majors is one of the most exciting things about studying Health Sciences. We’ll explain what you’ll study in each of the majors and which major combinations work well in different industry sectors. 

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