Packaging Career Fair

The annual Packaging Science Career Fair brings together students from the packaging science program and industry professionals.

The event is designed to offer employers and students a forum to meet and discuss the packaging field and career opportunities. This year the event will be virtual and centered on an interview week over 4 days, February 1-4, 2021. Employers have the opportunity to present their company in a video (no longer than 10-minutes), access co-op and full time resumes books, list positions, and select an interview day(s). Students are able to gather information about companies, specific co-op and full-time jobs, and potential interviews.

Past Participants 2020

  • AeroSafe Global
  • B. Braun Medical Inc.
  • BD (Becton, Dickinson & Company)
  • CooperVision
  • Crayola
  • Cummins Inc.
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Godiva Chocolatier
  • Gorton's Seafood
  • Hasbro
  • Henkel
  • Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies
  • Mattel, Inc. & Fisher-Price
  • Menasha Corporation
  • Merck & Co., Inc.
  • Milwaukee Tool
  • Mondelez International
  • Nestle
  • Packaging Corporation of America
  • PepsiCo
  • RB Health-IFCN
  • S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
  • Teleflex
  • The Kraft Heinz Company

Career Fair is Virtual for 2021

An aerial view of students talking with recruiters during a career fair in the Gordon Field House.

Packaging Career Fair

Career Fair

Spring 2022

Interview Days

The Packaging Career Event is centered on four virtual interview days: February 1-4, 2021. Employers will provide a job description and schedule a virtual interview date with the Office of Career Services.

Candidates are pre-selected by the recruiter and selected students are invited to sign up for a 30-minute interview timeslot using the company's preferred virtual platform. Multiple schedules are an option for employers.

Employer Info


Registration for this event is closed. Companies still have the opportunity to post jobs and interview after February 5, 2021.

Please reach out to Shauna Newcomb at for recruiting options.  

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This year no charges for participating because it will be a virtual event.

Student Info

Get information on the Career Fair Plus app, resume reviews, preparing your elevator pitch, and the career fair survival guide. Learn more about the career fair

Contact Us

Feel free to reach out by email or phone.

Shauna Newcomb