AVTECH Institute of Technology takes a proactive approach to assist its students and alumni. The mission of the Office of Career Services is to help students clarify their educational and career goals as well as acquire employment-seeking skills that ultimately will attain desired employment. This mission will be accomplished through building good relations with our students and keeping open communication with them. Our effort to partner with various employers and staffing agencies is an on going process. By having career days at all our locations provides students the opportunity to meet direct with various agencies increasing their marketability.
The mission is specifically for:
1. Assist students and alumni to develop/clarify their academic and career interests, and their short and long-term goals through individual counseling and group sessions.
2. Assist students and alumni to develop and implement successful job search strategies.
3. Work with faculty members, HR Managers, Recruiters, Consulting Firms, Admissions Representatives, Program coordinators and administrators to integrate career planning and academic curriculum as well as coordinate internship programs.
4. Assist employers to achieve their hiring goals.
At AVTECH, we offer career advice to all of our incoming students. We provide assistance with revising, or creating resumes, interview tips, mock interviews, and share job leads. We are here for our students every step of the way and do our very best to ensure that every student is prepared to enter the job market.
AVTECH offers workshops and guidance to enrolled students seeking help with customizing resumes, in order to make a positive first impression!
AVTECH provides Interview Workshops that include the following topics: common and behavioral interview questions, body language, nonverbal communication, background checks, handling illegal questions, thank you letters, salary negotiations and accepting or rejecting a job offer. In addition, we offer one-on-one mock interview coaching sessions.
We are proud to share that our students are working for top companies such as Verizon, Merck, UPS, Cisco Systems, Johnson & Johnson, St. Peters University Hospital, Robert Wood Johnson Hospital, Prudential Insurance, BNY Mellon, American Express, Citibank, JP Morgan Chase, Deutsche Bank, to name a few!