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Job Opportunities for Summer 2021 and Beyond

East Aurora High School D131 Job Fair

When: Tuesday, May 18th, 12:20 PM-2:10 PM
Where: EAHS Atrium, enter Door 8
Who: Any EAHS student 17 years of age or older
Preschool: Assist with Preschool
Building and Grounds: Assist with cleaning and moving
Information Technology: Assist with inventory
Food Service: Assist with meal distribution

Bunce Builders Full-time Carpentry work for Recent Graduates

See link below for details. and email jwbunz@comcast.net if you have questions

BUNCE CONSTRUCTION

Performance Foodservice 

A national company with a local family feel, where passionate, hard-working associates are given the opportunity to grow their careers while helping the restaurants you love build their own dreams. They are currently hiring for summer, part-time and full-time positions in warehouse and transportation. You must be at least 18 years old to apply. See Recruitment_Flyer High Schools 2021 for more details!

Robinson’s Auto Repair

Located in West Aurora, is looking for a couple licensed mechanics. They are looking for someone to test drive cars as well. You can call 630-906-9200 for more information.

Career Inventories and Assessments

You can use Naviance Student to explore careers, what knowledge and skills they require, related majors and potential job earnings! If you do not know what you want to do, then we suggest completing some of the career assessments listed below to help you find out what career clusters and occupations you may be interested in! All of the following assessments can be found under the Self-Discovery drop-down at the top of the Naviance Student page.

  • Cluster Finder – Identify activities, personal qualities, and school subjects that interest you the most to find compatible career clusters while also exploring various careers in those clusters
  • Career Interest Profiler – Continue to examine your Holland types and find out which careers associated with your type require no, little, moderate and extensive college preparation
  • Career Key – Understand Holland’s Six Personality Types, which are most influential for you, and search careers based upon each type
  • Intelligences – Learn about the 9 multiple intelligences, which ones you are strongest in, and discover ways to use them to be successful in high school and beyond
  • Learning and Productivity – Discover what factors influence and affect how you learn and what you can do to improve your study skills and environment
  • Personality – Find out what your 4 letter Briggs & Meyers code is to identify your personal traits and characteristics, college satisfiers, and learning style
  • StrengthsExplorer – Delve into which personal strengths you have and how they can assist your consideration of various careers

Career Information

ILHighSchool2Career
Come and find out what careers earn the most by connecting to real-life earnings for various career areas and education levels!

Waubonsee Career Program Videos
Waubonsee has created some great Career Program videos that highlight some of the interesting career programs they offer! There are also longer session videos highlighting Health Care Programs and Men in Helping Professions.

Illinois Educator Preparation Profiles
Are you interested in going into Education and becoming a teacher? Visit the IEPP site to learn more about teacher education programs in the State of Illinois and find out which ones produce the best program outcomes!

Illinois WorkNet
Use the menu in the top left-hand corner of the site to learn about various career opportunities and training, apprenticeships, local job vacancies and more!

Illinois Post-Secondary Profiles
Illinois Post-Secondary Profiles (IPP) allows students to explore information not only about post-secondary institutions in the State but also examine occupational profiles and career information.

O*Net Online
Explore information about various occupations and the skills and training necessary to be successful in your chosen career!


Apprenticeships

Valley Education for Employment System (VALEES)
VALEES contains career information for the trades such as iron workers, carpenters, millwrights, and more. You can also find links to all the local Union and apprenticeship programs in our area.

Chicagoland CareerPathways
This is a new resource for students to search for apprenticeship opportunities in the Chicago area! Find programs and requirements, hot jobs and contact information for programs in manufacturing, health care, computer technology and more.

BuiltToLast
BuiltToLast is a video series brought to you by the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters Labor and Management Committee. They highlight the various skilled trades occupations in the Chicagoland area and what benefits they have to offer. You can watch it every Sunday on ABC at 11:30 AM. To see previous seasons, visit https://www.youtube.com/user/Built2LastTV/videos

DuPage Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee
The DuPage Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee (JATC) offers a program for careers as a commercial electrician or a data technician. Check out their website for their innovative and competitive apprenticeships!

Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters
The Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters is one of the largest unions in the Chicagoland area offering apprenticeships in various carpentry areas such as general carpentry, millwrights, siding and more!

ICATT Apprenticeship Program
The Industry Consortium for Advanced Technical Training (ICATT) is the leading apprenticeship program for high-tech manufacturers and companies with complex technologies or logistics. Come and check out what opportunities in advanced manufacturing they have to offer!

Illinois Department of Education Security (IDES)
The Illinois Department of Education Security (IDES) partners and supports apprenticeship programs across the State of Illinois. You can find some information regarding programs on their site as well as find a list of unions across the state.

Apprenticeship.gov
Search this site to find information on apprenticeship programs across Illinois and the United States.


Trade Schools

Universal Spa Training Academy – massage therapy, aesthetics, medical aesthetics
University of Aesthetics & Cosmetology – aesthetics and cosmetology
Hair Professionals Career College – cosmetology and esthetics
Paul Mitchell The School – cosmetology, barbering
American Academy of Esthetics – esthetics

Coyne College – HVAC, electrical training, medical assistant, medical billing, pharmacy technician
West Chicago Professional Center – HVAC, electrical
ETI School of Skilled Trades – HVAC, welding
Illinois Welding School – welding
Universal Technical Institute (UTI) – automotive
Lincoln Tech – automotive, skilled trades, health sciences, information technology

This is only a sample list of schools in the Chicagoland area. Remember to do your homework and ask the right questions before enrolling in any program.

  • What is the cost of the program?
  • What financial aid is offered?
  • How long is the program?
  • Is the program certified or accredited by the appropriate occupational organization?
  • What certification(s) will I earn after completing the program?
  • What jobs/careers am I licensed for after completing the program?
  • Do you offer career services or connect me with job opportunities after graduation?

Resume Builder

  • Are you applying for your first job or are you planning on working after high school and need a resume to start your career?
  • You can utilize the Resume feature in Naviance Student to create a custom resume that you can use, edit, print, and save!
  • The Resume can be found by clicking About Me in the top right-hand corner and clicking on Resume.

Armed Services

Visit the links below to explore the many career opportunities in the Armed Services!

Careers and Job in the Army
Roles in the Marines
Army National Guard Career Options
Explore Navy Careers

Today’s Military
Careers in the Military
College Grad – Military Careers

Armed Services Recruiter Information
Here you will find contact information for several branches of the Armed Services. For more information, click on each Service Name to visit their website!

ARMY
SSG Andrew C. McCannon: (847) 903-6498
Email: andrew.c.mccannon.mil@mail.mil

SSG Zachary Wedman: (331) 234-0359
SSG Agustin Roblez-Vega (Spanish speaking): (630) 673-0866

MARINES
Sergeant Dunahtaye K. Dunah
Email: Dunahtaye.dunah@marines.usmc.mil
Office Phone: (630) 896-4402
Cell Phone: (630) 546-7056
St Charles/Aurora area
2075 Prairie Street, St. Charles, IL 60174
908 North Lake Street, Aurora, IL 60506

NATIONAL GUARD
SFC Christopher Hess
Cell: (815) 822-4601
Phone: (309) 567-7041
Email: Christopher.m.hess.mil@mail.mil
Address: 803 Ziegler Ave, Aurora, IL

NAVY
HT2 William Virgl
Email: william.r.virgl@navy.mil
Phone: (630) 200-4244

ABE1 Cory Bluhm
Email: Cory.bluhm@navy.com
Phone: (630) 465-7056
Complete Navy Google Form if interested in more information: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdTL3DUDVcy4T7TvKwOW8kU6BCJS7tEuS7LbdoALtdTEvRow/viewform

 

Job Opportunities for Summer 2021 and Beyond

East Aurora High School D131 Job Fair

When: Tuesday, May 18th, 12:20 PM-2:10 PM
Where: EAHS Atrium, enter Door 8
Who: Any EAHS student 17 years of age or older
Preschool: Assist with Preschool
Building and Grounds: Assist with cleaning and moving
Information Technology: Assist with inventory
Food Service: Assist with meal distribution

Bunce Builders Full-time Carpentry work for Recent Graduates

See link below for details. and email jwbunz@comcast.net if you have questions

BUNCE CONSTRUCTION

Performance Foodservice 

A national company with a local family feel, where passionate, hard-working associates are given the opportunity to grow their careers while helping the restaurants you love build their own dreams. They are currently hiring for summer, part-time and full-time positions in warehouse and transportation. You must be at least 18 years old to apply. See Recruitment_Flyer High Schools 2021 for more details!

Robinson’s Auto Repair

Located in West Aurora, is looking for a couple licensed mechanics. They are looking for someone to test drive cars as well. You can call 630-906-9200 for more information.

Career Inventories and Assessments

You can use Naviance Student to explore careers, what knowledge and skills they require, related majors and potential job earnings! If you do not know what you want to do, then we suggest completing some of the career assessments listed below to help you find out what career clusters and occupations you may be interested in! All of the following assessments can be found under the Self-Discovery drop-down at the top of the Naviance Student page.

  • Cluster Finder – Identify activities, personal qualities, and school subjects that interest you the most to find compatible career clusters while also exploring various careers in those clusters
  • Career Interest Profiler – Continue to examine your Holland types and find out which careers associated with your type require no, little, moderate and extensive college preparation
  • Career Key – Understand Holland’s Six Personality Types, which are most influential for you, and search careers based upon each type
  • Intelligences – Learn about the 9 multiple intelligences, which ones you are strongest in, and discover ways to use them to be successful in high school and beyond
  • Learning and Productivity – Discover what factors influence and affect how you learn and what you can do to improve your study skills and environment
  • Personality – Find out what your 4 letter Briggs & Meyers code is to identify your personal traits and characteristics, college satisfiers, and learning style
  • StrengthsExplorer – Delve into which personal strengths you have and how they can assist your consideration of various careers

Career Information

ILHighSchool2Career
Come and find out what careers earn the most by connecting to real-life earnings for various career areas and education levels!

Waubonsee Career Program Videos
Waubonsee has created some great Career Program videos that highlight some of the interesting career programs they offer! There are also longer session videos highlighting Health Care Programs and Men in Helping Professions.

Illinois Educator Preparation Profiles
Are you interested in going into Education and becoming a teacher? Visit the IEPP site to learn more about teacher education programs in the State of Illinois and find out which ones produce the best program outcomes!

Illinois WorkNet
Use the menu in the top left-hand corner of the site to learn about various career opportunities and training, apprenticeships, local job vacancies and more!

Illinois Post-Secondary Profiles
Illinois Post-Secondary Profiles (IPP) allows students to explore information not only about post-secondary institutions in the State but also examine occupational profiles and career information.

O*Net Online
Explore information about various occupations and the skills and training necessary to be successful in your chosen career!


Apprenticeships

Valley Education for Employment System (VALEES)
VALEES contains career information for the trades such as iron workers, carpenters, millwrights, and more. You can also find links to all the local Union and apprenticeship programs in our area.

Chicagoland CareerPathways
This is a new resource for students to search for apprenticeship opportunities in the Chicago area! Find programs and requirements, hot jobs and contact information for programs in manufacturing, health care, computer technology and more.

BuiltToLast
BuiltToLast is a video series brought to you by the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters Labor and Management Committee. They highlight the various skilled trades occupations in the Chicagoland area and what benefits they have to offer. You can watch it every Sunday on ABC at 11:30 AM. To see previous seasons, visit https://www.youtube.com/user/Built2LastTV/videos

DuPage Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee
The DuPage Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee (JATC) offers a program for careers as a commercial electrician or a data technician. Check out their website for their innovative and competitive apprenticeships!

Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters
The Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters is one of the largest unions in the Chicagoland area offering apprenticeships in various carpentry areas such as general carpentry, millwrights, siding and more!

ICATT Apprenticeship Program
The Industry Consortium for Advanced Technical Training (ICATT) is the leading apprenticeship program for high-tech manufacturers and companies with complex technologies or logistics. Come and check out what opportunities in advanced manufacturing they have to offer!

Illinois Department of Education Security (IDES)
The Illinois Department of Education Security (IDES) partners and supports apprenticeship programs across the State of Illinois. You can find some information regarding programs on their site as well as find a list of unions across the state.

Apprenticeship.gov
Search this site to find information on apprenticeship programs across Illinois and the United States.


Trade Schools

Universal Spa Training Academy – massage therapy, aesthetics, medical aesthetics
University of Aesthetics & Cosmetology – aesthetics and cosmetology
Hair Professionals Career College – cosmetology and esthetics
Paul Mitchell The School – cosmetology, barbering
American Academy of Esthetics – esthetics

Coyne College – HVAC, electrical training, medical assistant, medical billing, pharmacy technician
West Chicago Professional Center – HVAC, electrical
ETI School of Skilled Trades – HVAC, welding
Illinois Welding School – welding
Universal Technical Institute (UTI) – automotive
Lincoln Tech – automotive, skilled trades, health sciences, information technology

This is only a sample list of schools in the Chicagoland area. Remember to do your homework and ask the right questions before enrolling in any program.

  • What is the cost of the program?
  • What financial aid is offered?
  • How long is the program?
  • Is the program certified or accredited by the appropriate occupational organization?
  • What certification(s) will I earn after completing the program?
  • What jobs/careers am I licensed for after completing the program?
  • Do you offer career services or connect me with job opportunities after graduation?

Resume Builder

  • Are you applying for your first job or are you planning on working after high school and need a resume to start your career?
  • You can utilize the Resume feature in Naviance Student to create a custom resume that you can use, edit, print, and save!
  • The Resume can be found by clicking About Me in the top right-hand corner and clicking on Resume.

Armed Services

Visit the links below to explore the many career opportunities in the Armed Services!

Careers and Job in the Army
Roles in the Marines
Army National Guard Career Options
Explore Navy Careers

Today’s Military
Careers in the Military
College Grad – Military Careers

Armed Services Recruiter Information
Here you will find contact information for several branches of the Armed Services. For more information, click on each Service Name to visit their website!

ARMY
SSG Andrew C. McCannon: (847) 903-6498
Email: andrew.c.mccannon.mil@mail.mil

SSG Zachary Wedman: (331) 234-0359
SSG Agustin Roblez-Vega (Spanish speaking): (630) 673-0866

MARINES
Sergeant Dunahtaye K. Dunah
Email: Dunahtaye.dunah@marines.usmc.mil
Office Phone: (630) 896-4402
Cell Phone: (630) 546-7056
St Charles/Aurora area
2075 Prairie Street, St. Charles, IL 60174
908 North Lake Street, Aurora, IL 60506

NATIONAL GUARD
SFC Christopher Hess
Cell: (815) 822-4601
Phone: (309) 567-7041
Email: Christopher.m.hess.mil@mail.mil
Address: 803 Ziegler Ave, Aurora, IL

NAVY
HT2 William Virgl
Email: william.r.virgl@navy.mil
Phone: (630) 200-4244

ABE1 Cory Bluhm
Email: Cory.bluhm@navy.com
Phone: (630) 465-7056
Complete Navy Google Form if interested in more information: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdTL3DUDVcy4T7TvKwOW8kU6BCJS7tEuS7LbdoALtdTEvRow/viewform