CareerAdvantage 2014

Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center | Bridge Hall


In today’s job market, it is vital to be equipped with the knowledge and skills to position yourself as a strong candidate—whether as an active job seeker or a currently employed IH professional. Stop by the CareerAdvantage Development Fair at AIHce and get the tools you need to begin improving your career today.

Take a look at this year’s lineup of informative seminars and events:

How to Use the AIHA 2013 Compensation Survey in Your Job Search
Monday, June 2
1:30 – 2:15 P.M.

Mary Ellen Brennan, SPHR
Adam Seery, CAE

There’s an updated tool available for industrial hygiene practitioners to help you determine your relative value in the marketplace. In this seminar, AIHA staff will provide an overview of the survey, high-level results and trends, as well as how to apply the information in the survey and use it in your career.

Developing a Career Portfolio
Monday, June 2
2:30 – 3:30 P.M.

Laurie Corsi, CIH
Isabel Zuclich, MPH

Come join the Career and Employment Services committee in this introductory session to learn key strategies for selling yourself when faced with career growth opportunities. Whether you are seeking employment, looking to change careers, or getting that well-deserved promotion, this session will review the ins and outs on managing your career through showcasing your best qualities. The workshop will also include a brainstorming session to kick-start your personalized portfolio. You do not want to miss this exciting new topic!

Mock Interviewing
Tuesday, June 3
10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. | 1:00 P.M. – 3:00 PM

See yourself through an employer’s eyes when you meet with an experienced hiring manager during a mock interview. You will receive helpful feedback and learn how to make the most effective presentation of skills, abilities, and professionalism.

Space is limited! Reserve your session today by contacting Wanda Barbour at

Speed Networking
Tuesday, June 3
3:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.

Build lasting connections with colleagues from all levels and industries at this innovative and fun networking “Bingo” event. It’s simple! Introduce yourself to a new colleague as you try to match what you learn about them with a bingo card. Use this opportunity to learn more about them before you move on to your next connection. There will be prizes for the top networkers!

Don’t forget to bring plenty of business cards and your “Bingo”-game face for mingling.


AIHA’s CareerAdvantage Development Fair is the best place to discover fresh OEHS talent and conveniently interview candidates on site.

  • access hundreds of IH and OEHS candidate resumes
  • select top-notch candidates and schedule interviews
  • discover your next new employee
  • conduct an on-site interview

Sponsorship packages are available. Contact Wanda Barbour at AIHA at (703) 846-0782 for more information.

The fair package is now available for purchase and consists of the following features:

  • Up to 3 job postings for 60 days
  • Access to the resume database for 60 days
  • Employers lounge (complimentary coffee)

To purchase, click here.

Building Careers for Life—Sponsored by the Career and Employment Services Committee