Hoffman Estates, IL – September 27, 2018– The Collision Repair Education Foundation fall schedule of career fairs, offered in partnership with the TechForce Foundation, provides collision and auto service industry businesses with the opportunity to connect with high school and college transportation students across the country. Through these partnerships, the fall events will bring together over 2,500 collision, auto service, heavy duty, and diesel students to participating employers.
Employers who are interested in participating at the events should contact Brandon Eckenrode, Director of Development for the Education Foundation via email at Brandon.Eckenrode@ed-foundation.org or (312) 231-0258
The remaining fall 2018 schedule includes:
- Topeka, KS (10/11) – Washburn Institute of Technology
- Concord, NC (10/18) – Axalta Coating Systems Customer Experience Center
- Jamaica, NY (11/27) – NYADI – The College of Technology for Transportation
- Columbus, OH (12/6) – Fort Hayes Career Center
The Education Foundation plays an active role in facilitating on-site interviews, employment related presentations, and ensuring students are well prepared for meeting company representatives.
“Connecting students with the array of career opportunities available to them in the industry is a core component of the Education Foundation’s mission,” says Brandon Eckenrode, Director of Development for the Education Foundation. “Our transportation career fairs provide the perfect opportunity for industry employers to meet and interview students who have trained for entry-level positions in collision repair and other related automotive professions.”
About the Collision Repair Education Foundation:
The Collision Repair Education Foundation, founded in 1991, is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting collision repair educational programs, schools, and students to create qualified, entry-level employees and connect them with an array of career opportunities. For information on how to donate to programs supported by the Education Foundation visit us online at: www.CollisionEducationFoundation.org.