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SHIP Alumni Career Newsletter

January 2013 Edition

January 22, 2013
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Happy New Year!  In past years we typically did not have a January Alumni Career Newsletter due to schedules and employers just getting back to work after the Holiday Season. However, this year we are bringing you an abbreviated edition because we have so many recent job postings looking for Ship Alumni that we felt it was imperative to get you the information as soon as possible. We have also listed some spring dates that may help you with your job search.

Upcoming Job Fairs & Events

All of these job fairs and events are open to Shippensburg University Alumni. Additional information on all of these events may be found at or contact Lorie Davis at 


Resume Boot Camp, Shippensburg University - February 6

Cumberland Valley Consortium Job Fair, Holiday Inn Conf Ctr, Frederick, MD - February 13

Central PA Employment Consortium Job & Internship Fair, Camp Hill - February 19

Mock Interview Day, Shippensburg University - February 26

Shippensburg University Career Day, Shippensburg University - March 11

Consortium Teachers Job Fair - March 21


Please contact us if you need assistance crafting or updating your resume for these upcoming job fair opportunities.

Highlighted Job Postings

These companies are looking to hire SHIP alumni. You can find out more about these opportunities as well as other opportunities on College Central at  


If you are a Ship alum and looking to hire other Ship alums or students, please contact us to highlight your job and post it on College Central. 


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Web Content Writer, Shippensburg University, Shippensburg

The assignment is slated to last one year. This position is responsible for presentation of content of higher-level webpages within the Shippensburg University website including, but not limited to, the admissions webpages and other non-academic webpages. The Web Content Writer works closely in collaboration with various content providers, in particular the academic colleges and departments, to ensure that web content is accurate, updated regularly and is in concert with the university's marketing and branding campaign.  Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor's degree in Communications, Web Design, Technical/Professional Writing, Marketing, or a related field and the ability to accurately synthesize large amounts of information into a concise and accurate format appropriate for the web and working knowledge of web-based applications, content management and visual design concepts. More information can be obtained at or on the Shippensburg University Human Resources website at


Southern Teachers Agency, Various Locations

Assists candidates to find teaching and coaching jobs in private & independent schools in the South. 

Southern Teachers Agency will hold three job fairs for active, registered STA candidates in 2013:

Best of the South!; Atlanta, GA, February 9. Candidate application deadline: January 25

STA at NAIS; Philadelphia, February 27 - March 1. Candidate application deadline: February 15

A Capitol Campaign; Washington, DC, March 23. Candidate application deadline: March 11

The STA online application can be found at


Manager, Construction Services, Rite Aid's Store Planning and Construction Dept.

The primary purpose of this position is to manage corporate capital initiative projects. Frequent independent judgments are essential. The incumbent is also required to perform all tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and state and federal laws. The following qualities are required: Experience with environmental remediation/store refrigeration equipment/low voltage technologies is desirable; Committed to providing customer service that makes both internal and external customers feel welcome, important, and appreciated; Ability to preserve confidentiality of information; Ability and willingness to move with purpose and a strong sense of urgency; Ability to work weekends and extended days on an occasional basis; Familiarity with industry/technical terms and processes. Education: Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in Business or Engineering or related field, plus three (3) years' experience in construction management; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Learn more and apply.


Master Charter Schools Networking Night and Teaching Opportunities

Mastery is a growing non-profit charter school network recognized nationally for our work in school turnarounds and dramatic student achievement gains. Interested in joining our team? Learn what it means to work at Mastery!  Participate in one of our informational webinars.

To register use the links below:

February 13th Webinar

March 13th Webinar 


Mastery Charter Schools Winter Networking Night

Mastery's Recruitment Team is hosting our second networking event of the year and YOU are invited!

Wednesday,February 6, 2013 @ 5:30-7:30pm

Manayunk Brewery (4120 Main Street, Philadelphia, PA 19127)

For ALL teachers and education leaders interested in learning more about Mastery.

Registration is required for this event. Please click HERE to register.

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Lorie Davis
University Relations
Shippensburg University Alumni Association
717-477-4071 (Fax)