Career Resources

UWM at Washington County’s Career and Internship Services offers a wide variety of helpful resources for students and area employers. Learn more about Career Resources in the UWM at Washington County Solution Center.

Student Opportunities

Career Booth

Stop by the Career Booth from during the noon hour Tuesdays during the fall and spring semesters in the Hub Hallway. Ask questions about your career, including resume writing, career exploration, jobs and internships. *socially distanced*

Individual appointments

Schedule an appointment with our Career and Internship Program Coordinator for help with:

  • Career exploration
  • Job and internship searching
  • Receiving credit for internships
  • Resume and cover letter writing help
  • Interview preparation
  • LinkedIn
  • Student employment
Online Resources for Students
How to make a Career Advising appointment
Career Advising appointments are available Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm.
Students can schedule an appointment via Navigate, or by emailing the Career & Internship Coordinator (lawver@uwm.edu) or the Graduate Career Advising Intern (korsi@uwm.edu).

Employer Involvement

Employer Spotlight: Set up a display table on campus from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. and connect with students to share information about your organization and opportunities. Gold sponsors of our Job and Internship Fair are invited to participate in these spotlights, scheduled two times each semester.

  • Fall 2020 Employer Spotlight dates are TBD.

Job and Internship Fair: Attend this biannual event, which brings up to 50 area employers on campus to connect with students and increase awareness of your organization. Register online on Handshake.

Job Shadow Program: Host a student for the day to show what your profession is all about. Job shadowing is one of the best ways for students to explore careers.

Informational Interview Contact: Have a student who is interested in your field of work interview you about your career pathway.

Job and Internship Posting: Visit Handshake to post job and internship opportunities.

Have questions about events and recruiting UWM at Washington County students? Reach out to the Career and Internship Program Coordinator, Alex Lawver.

Fall 2020 Featured Employers

Autism Intervention Milwaukee, LLC

Autism Intervention MKE

Using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), we provide in home treatment to children between the ages of 2 and 5 years old with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. The mission of AIM is to have premier customer service. Unlike most clinics, AIM wants to preserve its small size. As a small agency AIM ensures quality, personal care to the families impacted by autism. Staff are able to individually connect with each family and are well equipped to help the children reach their full potential by staffing full teams and offering immediate contact and support with supervisory staff. To this day AIM maintains a small business environment.

Visit the Autism Intervention Milwaukee website here!

Capri Communities

Capri Communities

Capri is devoted to providing for and supporting the independent lifestyles of older adults. Each one of our campuses and communities are designed to provide for the unique needs and desires of today’s seniors. With wellness programs, support services and state-of-the-art care, our residents and their needs are at the heart of everything we do. Because we are a growing company there is room career growth and development as we encourage and support internal promotions.

Visit the Capri Communities website here!

Center for Urban Teaching

Center for Urban Teaching

Our Purpose: To identify, prepare, and support high performing urban teachers. Our Vision: To be the number one producer and provider of high-performing urban teachers. We seek to recruit undergraduates to intern as lead summer school teachers in Milwaukee through two weeks of training and 4 weeks of teaching. This paid summer internship will give you practical experience while opening a network of opportunities. This past summer 65+ universities were represented with 200+ aspiring teachers making a difference! Be a change agent with us! Check out our website for more information.

Visit the Center for Urban Teaching website here!

Comfort Keepers

Comfort Keepers

Are you seeking a FLEXIBLE SCHEDULE where you can work several hours in a few days? Come join the widely recognized leading provider of quality in-home care for seniors and other adults who need help with activities of daily living and be a Comfort Keeper! Comfort Keepers® caregivers travel to clients’ homes to provide care services and living assistance. Our work allows seniors and disabled individuals to live independently and as comfortably as possible. With our expert caregivers in your loved one’s home, you can rest assured knowing he or she is receiving the best care possible.

Visit the Comfort Keepers website here!

EDUStaff

EDUStaff

EDUStaff is an educational staffing company providing consolidated Human Resource services to our partnering school districts. We fulfill our calling by being proactive in people services, innovative processes and defining the industry. We lead as servants in excellence and wholeheartedness. We exist to leave a positive lasting impact on others.

Visit the EDUStaff website here!

Hatch Staffing

Hatch Staffing

Over the years, Hatch evolved to become known as a strong boutique, professional placement firm with a Light Industrial, Administrative / Professional and Direct Hire division. We have designated recruitment powerhouses that speak to the recruitment demands of the tight labor market that exists. We offer our clients opportunities to tap into talent through HatchGRAD, HatchTALENT, HatchFLEX, HatchDIRECT, HatchHR, HatchELITE and HatchPLUS.

Visit the Hatch Staffing website here!

J.W. Speaker

JW Speaker

J.W. Speaker is focused on developing innovative, high-performance vehicular lighting solutions for OEM & aftermarket customers around the world. We specialize in LED & other emerging lighting technologies and proudly design, manufacture & assemble our products in Germantown, WI. We recognize that in order to be the best, we must remain focused on developing innovative and high quality vehicle lighting solutions that are second to none. We understand the need to constantly explore new and emerging technologies with the goal of providing better performance for our OEM and aftermarket customers. Here at J.W. Speaker Corporation, we care about quality and value.

Visit the J.W. Speaker website here!

Prader-Willi Homes of Oconomowoc

Prader Willi Homes

Prader-Willi Homes (PWHO) specializes in providing residential services and supports to individuals diagnosed with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS). For more than 40 years, PWHO has been nationally and internationally recognized by the PWS community for excellence in therapeutic treatment and care of individuals diagnosed with PWS. PWHO is one of only a handful of providers in the world with expertise specific to the syndrome.

Visit the Prader-Willi Homes website here!

Rogers Behavioral Health

Rogers Behavioral Health

Rogers Behavioral Health is a private, not-for-profit provider of behavioral health services and is nationally recognized for its specialized psychiatry and addiction services. Anchored by the main campus in Oconomowoc, WI, Rogers offers evidence-based treatment for adults, children, and adolescents with depression and other mood disorders, eating disorders, addiction, obsessive-compulsive and anxiety disorders, and Trauma (PTSD). Rogers provides residential care and has three inpatient facilities that serve southeastern Wisconsin.

Visit the Rogers Behavioral Health website here!

Teachers on Call

Teachers on Call

Teachers on Call provides substitute education professionals to over 80 school districts in Minnesota and Wisconsin, as well as over 150 charter schools and early child care centers in the Twin Cities metro area. Teachers On Call is a leading organization in the education sector and is revolutionizing the teaching industry. Work for great schools and child care centers around the metro, greater Minnesota, and Wisconsin! We currently have many positions available in Minnesota and Wisconsin including Licensed Teachers, Teacher’s Assistants, Paraprofessionals, Custodians, Food Service Workers, and Early Child Care Staff.

Visit the Teachers on Call website here!

YMCA Metropolitan Milwaukee

YMCA Metro MKE

The YMCA of the Metropolitan Milwaukee’s mission and core values are brought to life by our culture. It’s who we are, who we aspire to be and how we show up every day. We are cause-driven. We don’t just show up, we show up with purpose. We are welcoming: we are open to all. We are a place where you can belong and become. We are genuine: we value you and embrace your individuality. We are hopeful: we believe in you and your potential to become a catalyst in the world. We are nurturing: we support you in your journey to develop your full potential. We are determined: above all else, we are on a relentless quest to make our community stronger beginning with you.

Visit the YMCA Metropolitan Milwaukee website here!