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Job Search

After reviewing how to engage with Engineering Career Development as an undergraduate or graduate student, you are ready to begin searching for a work-integrated learning opportunity. Engineering Career Development encourages students to schedule an appointment with their ECD career advisor for a more in-depth discussion.

Engineering Career Development career advisors can assist you with:

  • Narrowing a job search
  • Talking about career interests
  • Finding the appropriate type of company
  • Discovering specific companies within a type of industry
  • Guiding you in finding a point of contact
  • Finding other avenues to search for job postings
  • Interview preparation/mock interviews
  • Answering specific questions for your job search

Northwestern Career Advancement (NCA)

Students can gain an overview of the job search process, recruiting timeline, and other things to consider by reviewing the Job Search Guide section of the Northwestern Career Advancement Career Guide.

Job Search Resources

Browse this section of our website for more job search resources, including:


Engineering Career Development uses McCormickConnect to schedule student appointments and assist with the job search process.

If you are unable to schedule an appointment online through McCormickConnect, please call our office at 847-491-3366.