Great Lakes offers job-readiness training and career placement assistance to all students and graduates. Students receive training in job seeking skills, resume preparation, interviewing skills, professional development, and other job-readiness topics. Current job openings are available by contacting the Job Placement Coordinator or the program director in each department for both current students and graduates. The school can also assist with current students seeking part time employment while attending school.
"Great Lakes provides job placement assistance to graduates in his or her career search. However, no guarantee of job placement is made or implied. The school does not, and cannot, guarantee employment upon completion of the program. Graduates may need to look outside the local area in order to find successful employment in the field.
When your company needs a trained employee in one of the fields we teach, Great Lakes Institute of Technology will work with employers to provide candidates equipped with the skills needed. Most graduates have certifications which enhance their value in the employment market.
Contact the Employment Specialist below for your profession to discuss your needs.
Carl Rozenek - Director of Career Services
814.864.6666 Ext 304
Erica Hepler - Employment Specialist
814.864.6666 Ext 310
As an employer, you may be interested in accepting an extern student at your place of employment. The externship enables the student to focus their training in a practical on-the-job setting. In exchange for some on-site supervision and evaluation, you will receive an extern who has completed their career training. Contact the Education Office to discuss your needs.