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MAISD Career Specialists are hosting a National Groundhog Shadow event

On Friday, February 1, 2019, from 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM, students will meet with an industry professional in the field of their choosing, to learn valuable career information.

Employers agree to provide students with opportunities to:

  • Get an overview of their company’s industry, the day-to-day operations of specific departments, positions available, and requirements for successful employment (i.e., level of education, career pathways)

  • Interact with a variety of professionals with different levels of responsibility, education, and experience

  • Engage in a hands-on activity or demonstration that reflects the skills required in this sector if possible

  • Preview current or recent projects so they understand some of the potential work demands required.

Please use the attached promotional materials to market to your students via listserv, social media, website, announcements, etc.

Interested students in grades 9-12 will need to register using the following link —-> Student Registration 
Please assist your students in their career cluster and employer selection.

Once signed up, our Career Specialists will communicate with students and prepare them with the placement details.
Here is a list of employers that will be participating in this event.

COMPANY NAME CAREER FIELD
Transition Title Business Management and Administration
Medendorp Real Estate Finance
Kar-Mel Financial Planners Finance
5th 3rd Bank Finance
Chestnut Fields Health Sciences
Cancer and Hematology Centers of Western Michigan Health Sciences
Kirby House Hospitality and Tourism
Shoreline Inn Hospitality and Tourism
Chestnut Fields Hospitality and Tourism
HGA Support Services Human Services
Muskegon Community Health Project Human Services
Disability Network West Michigan Human Services
Port City Group, A Division of Pace Industries Manufacturing
Media Technologies, Inc. Manufacturing
CWC Textron Manufacturing
Eagle Alloy Manufacturing
Downtown Muskegon Now Marketing
Nexus Outdoors (ScentLok) Marketing
SAF-HOLLAND Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics

 

 

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