Expo Information for students

Property and Construction Management Expo

Interested to find out more about opportunities and career options in the Property and Construction industry?

The Property and Construction Careers Expo is your ultimate chance to speak face to face to employers and network with various industry leaders about current and upcoming employment opportunities and internships.

Employers at these events are looking for stand out students to fill their current vacancies. Make sure you come well prepared and dressed to make an unforgettable impression.

Date

Thursday, 3 August 2017

Time

Registration will open at 5.30pm

6.00 - 8.00pm

Location

Parramatta CBD Campus
Level 9, 169 Macquarie St
Parramatta  
University of Western Sydney
Parramatta CBD campus

Costs

FREE

Parking

There is no parking available onsite at the Parramatta CBD campus.  Students can park in the surrounding streets or at Westfields Parramatta.  The building is also on the shuttle bus route from Parramatta South campus and right next to Parramatta train station.

Registration

Register below or by visiting CareerHub

Enquiries

Adam Clayton, Events Assistant

a.clayton@weasternsydney.edu.au

(02) 4736 0769

FAQ's

Who are the organisations that will be attending the expo?

It is important to research the companies that are attending the expo beforehand. This will provide you background information of who they are, graduates they are recruiting and the opening and closing dates for applications. The Property and Construction Careers Expo website will automatically update as organisations confirm their attendance – so keep checking!

Can I attend the Property and Consturction Careers Expo 2017?

Current Western Sydney students studying Property or Construction Management are strongly encouraged to attend. However, students from other disciplines are also more than welcome come along.

What can I expect on the night?

The Property and Construction Careers Expo is an opportunity for you to meet with future employers and professional associations to help you build a successful career in the Property and Construction industry. Employers at this event are currently looking for students to employ, so treat the event as a chance to network and remember the employers are there to answer any questions you might have around the industry.

What should I wear?

All attendees should wear smart business attire. Employers are looking for students to hire, so making a good impression is paramount.

How do I prepare for the Expo?

Top 4 tips: 

  • Have your questions prepared beforehand
  • Plan your time at the expo – allocate enough time to speak with relevant organisations 
  • Dress appropriately 
  • Display great communication skills: eye contact, firm handshake, attentive listening skills, don't forget to smile, remember the other person's name/s and note contact details for follow up. Need more tips? 

Take a look at our online pamphlet and book into the Fusion People presentation for resume, industry and career advice.

What happens if i can't attend on the night?

The Property and Construction Careers Expo is held once a year. Alternatively, UWS Careers usually collect left over material which you can pick up. You can pick them up from either our Penrith or Parramatta Office. Penrith: P.G.60-71 Parramatta: EA.1.32