Department of Mining & Minerals Engineering

Mining and Minerals Engineering 2017 Career Fair

Right aligned image, portrait orientation, 150 by 200 pixelsShowcase your company while meeting and hiring some of the nation's best mining and minerals engineering students!

 

Please join the Virginia Tech Mining and MInerals Engineering Department for its three-day Career Fair, October 1-3, 2017, at the Inn at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia.

This venue is designed to showcase your company while providing a professional setting to meet with top-notch mining engineering students for potential internship, co-operative, and/or full-time employment opportunities.

Registration and Fees

Registration for the 2017 Career Fair is $750.00 per company*. Fees include one company showcase booth, one company interview space, as well as breakfast (days 2 and 3), lunch (day 2), and afternoon snacks/refreshments (days 2 and 3). For an additional $250.00, companies can receive one additional interview space, as well as meals (above) for additional recruiters attending the fair.

REGISTER HERE

*Registration fees go towards covering conference facilities, services and meals; no profit is made from fees.

Itinerary

Day Activitiy Location
Day 1
Sunday, October 1, 2017

5 - 9 pm: Booth set-up

Latham Ballroom,
Inn at Virginia Tech

Day 2
Monday, October 2, 2017

8 - 10 am: Booth set-up
10 am - 4 pm: Career Expo

Reception
4 - 6 p.m.

Latham Ballroom,
Inn at Virginia Tech

Latham Ballroom DEF

Day 3
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

8 am - 5 pm: Individual Interviews

Latham Ballroom,
Inn at Virginia Tech

Accomodations

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The Mining and Minerals Engineering Department 2017 Career Fair will be held at the Inn at Virginia Tech & Skelton Conference Center in Blacksburg, Virginia. The Inn is recognized for its casual elegance coupled with state of the art conference technology in one of the mid-Atlantic's premiere conference facilities.

Physical Address

Inn at Virginia Tech & Skelton Conference Center
901 Prices Fork Blvd.
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061

Reservations, Rates, Parking

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Inn at Virginia Tech for this event. Please book your rooms no later than September 1, 2017 by calling the Inn at 540-231-8000 and asking for the Mining and Minerals Engineering Career Fair room block.

Guest rate is $144 per room, per night based on single or double occupancy plus applicable tax. $10.00 each additional person, per day plus applicable tax.

Complimentary parking is available to all guests staying at the Inn at Virginia Tech and Skelton Conference Center.

Alternative Lodging

Excellent, nearby alternative lodging is available throughout Blacksburg and the New River Valley.

Can't Make it to the Career Fair?

The department can arrange for individual recruiter visits during the fall and spring semesters by coordinating with Virginia Tech Career Services. If you would like to discuss setting up interviews with our students on campus, email mineinfo@vt.edu.