COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets’ 11th annual Career Fair is set for Thursday, February 25 at Nationwide Arena starting at 12:30 p.m. The event gives current college students, recent graduates and experienced professionals access to hiring personnel from the area’s professional sports teams and other leading businesses. The complete registration package includes entry to the Career Fair, option for a pre-game networking event, and a ticket to the game that night when the Jackets host the New Jersey Devils at 7 p.m.
Companies at the Career Fair will have a variety of positions available that include full-time, part-time and internship opportunities. During the day, attendees will have an opportunity to meet with representatives from the following sports organizations: Akron Racers, Akron RubberDucks, Canton Charge, Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Cavaliers, Cleveland Gladiators, Columbus Blue Jackets, Columbus Clippers, Lake Erie Monsters, Mahoning Valley Scrappers, Notre Dame, Ohio State IMG Sports Marketing, Sports Management Worldwide, Pittsburgh Pirates, The Memorial Tournament and Western & Southern Open.
Recruiters and hiring personnel will also be attending from the following companies in the region: The Columbus Dispatch, Homeside Financial, OhioHealth, Scioto Downs Racino and Speedway. Participants are subject to change.
Online registration is available at BlueJackets.com/careerfair. Advance registration options include a $30 package that offers a ticket in the AEP Power Level (upper bowl) or a $60 package that offers a lower bowl game ticket and pre-game networking event. Walk-up registration will also be available for $39 or $70 at the door. For more information, call (614) 246-3972.
The Blue Jackets return to action tomorrow when they host the Anaheim Ducks. Game time from Nationwide Arena is 7 p.m. ET. Live coverage on FOX Sports Ohio begins with the Blue Jackets Live pre-game show starting at 6:30 p.m. The game will also be broadcast live on the Scioto Downs Blue Jackets Radio Network, including Sports Radio 97.1 The Fan, in Columbus, and online at BlueJackets.com.
Individual game tickets for all home games at Nationwide Arena are on sale now. Information on all ticketing options can be obtained by calling (800) NHL‐COLS or by visiting BlueJackets.com.