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CNM is committed to maintaining a healthy learning environment and workspace for students, faculty, staff, and community members. In an effort to minimize the spread of COVID-19, all CNM events/gatherings with 50 or more people have been canceled until the end of April 2020. 

2020 Hiring and Networking Events

Attention Employers

Gain exposure to your job opportunities and company by participating in one of our Hiring and Networking Events!

To be eligible to participate in a CNM event, employers must:

  1. Have an approved and active job posting on Hire a Suncat, our online jobs board
  2. Complete the event Employer Registration form (found on each event site) to reserve your space
  3. Questions? Call (505) 224-3073 

The first 20 registrations will be accepted during the preceding month. Register early to guarantee a table for these events.

March 13 and March 20 • Professionalism for College Students Training

  • 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. 
  • Smith Brasher 108
  • Students to register visit myCNM> Financial Aid tab> Student Employee Learning> Student Employee Training> register for Professionalism for College Students 

Tuesday, April 7 • Business & Information Technology Hiring and Networking

  • This event has been canceled

Friday, May 8 • The Modern Resume Badging Workshop

Wednesday, September 2 • General Career Fair

  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Location TBD

Wednesday, September 23 • Health, Wellness & Public Safety Hiring and Networking

  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • CNM Main Campus, JS Building

Wednesday, October 21 • Applied Technologies Hiring and Networking

  • 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
  • CNM Main Campus, TC Building

Dates and locations are subject to change. 

Past Events

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 • General Career Fair

  • 19 employers and over 100 students attended
  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • CNM Main Campus, SSC Lobby

Tuesday, February 18 • Internship Fair

  • 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
  • CNM Main Campus, SSC Lobby

Tuesday, February 25 • CNM Student Employee Hiring Meet & Greet

  • 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • CNM Main Campus, TM 103

Wednesday, March 11 • Advanced Technologies Hiring and Networking

  • 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
  • CNM ATC Building
  • Employers who attended: American Institute of Architects New Mexico, Bradbury Stamm Construction, Inc., Cobb, Fendley & Associates, Inc. , HB Construction, Penske Truck Leasing, San Bar Construction, Sandia Resort & Casino, Sennheiser NM, Skorpios Technologies, Inc., Souder, Miller & Associates, and U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Career Event Tips

Arrive Early. Get a list of employers online. Plan your order of execution.

  1. Develop a Game Plan. Visit your top choices first, but don’t forget to network with companies who sound interesting to you but don’t indicate work in your field.  Many companies often hire for positions from all areas.     
  2. Empower Yourself. Job recruiters are looking for employees just like you.  They have a need for hiring, that’s why they are at this event.  Don’t be shy about introducing yourself and really highlighting your skills and interest.
  3. Start “Wowing!” You’ll only have a few minutes to “wow” a recruiter, so make it interesting, concise, and memorable.