Available Experiences

View all of the experiences available for students in Erie County including internships, job shadows, career days, guest spearkers, and more!

Erie Insurance Employer Showcase

Posted by Erie Insurance
Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
This virtual experience is a video conveying the various careers at Erie Insurance. Featuring career interviews from various employees, including Erie's CEO, Mr. Tim Nicastro, watching this video you will learn about the careers, acquisition, promoti... Learn More »

Careers in the Fire Department

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Watch this video to learn about the variety of careers available in the Fire Department. You can learn about the career development as well as what you need to do to become a firefighter. Learn More »

A Career Interview with An Architect

Industry: Architecture & Construction      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Watch this video to learn about a career as an architect. Local Architect Designer talks about her path to her career. Learn More »

A Live Chat with a local Architect

Industry: Architecture & Construction      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This is an opportunity for your class to connect with a local architect to discuss the career path. Learn More »

Career Speaker

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Briefing / Background / Insight on serving in the federal government Learn More »

Job Shadow

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
An opportunity to see how government employees work with constituents, elected officials, federal agencies, and other staffers from other offices. Learn More »

Career Speaker

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Briefing / Background / Insight on serving in the federal government Learn More »

Careers in Non-Profits

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Learning about career opportunities in non-profit organizations, as an option or alternative to for-profit businesses and government agencies. Learn More »

Job shadow at non-profit

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
An opportunity to explore a career working for a non-profit in the field of education and workforce training. Learn More »

Career Fair Business Representative

Posted by Erie Insurance
Industry: Finance      Type: Career Fair
Audience: Both
Information about careers in the insurance industry as well as the requirements to obtain them. Various career fields may be represented such as IT, Underwriting, Claims, Accounting, Finance, Marketing, Actuarial, Human Resources, etc. Learn More »

Custom Engineering plant tour

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Awareness of types of jobs available in steel plate fabricating and machining business Learn More »

Intern

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Internship (Unpaid)
Audience: K12
Allows individuals the chance to learn how a government office works and functions in the bureaucracy. Teaches individuals how government agencies work with one another in achieving goals. A chance to learn the daily tasks and functions of a staffer. Learn More »

Internship

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Internship (Unpaid)
Audience: K12
Semester or Summer Internship experience in office. Office hours are 9:00 - 5:00. Schedule is flexible w/in that time frame. Learn More »

Day Long Job Shadow

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
Day long job shadow experience Learn More »

Mentoring

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Mentoring
Audience: K12
Mentoring for those possibly interested in career field Learn More »

Careers in Advanced Manufacturing

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Andy Foyle, President of H & H Machined Products Co. is available to speak with interested students about careers in advanced manufacturing. There are many careers available in this field, from accounting, engineering, purchasing, quality control, c... Learn More »

Career Day

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Career Day
Audience: K12
Provide insight to students about educational paths leading to careers in advanced manufacturing. Contact Andy Foyle to arrange a display for careers in manufacturing sponsored by the National Tooling & Machining Association (NTMA).

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Career Fair

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Career Fair
Audience: K12
Contact Andy Foyle at H & H Machined Products to arrange a display from the National Tooling & Machining Association (NTMA) at your next school Career Fair.

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Tour Reddog Industries

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Tour of a large tool & die plant. Explanation of what we build and what it takes to be eligible for employment. Learn More »

Border Patrol

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Tour specified areas of the Border Patrol facility and attend a lecture about the Border Patrol on the northern border. Learn More »

Little Caesars career visit

Posted by Little Caesars
Industry: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resource      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Small group store tour and discussion of how the operation works and what our employees do. Learn More »

Business/HR discussion with students

Posted by Little Caesars
Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Experienced business person, operates 18 Little Caesars happy to speak for an hour with students about all related information Learn More »

Nurse Aide Training

Industry: Health Science      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
We would be happy to come to your location and speak for 15 minutes or more on what it takes to become a Direct Care Worker, specifically a Nurse Aide. If the group has access to a CD player, we can show the 17minute video on What a Nurse Aide does,... Learn More »

TREC tour

Industry: Hospitality & Tourism      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Discover the Green Features and the behind the scenes workings of the Tom Ridge Environmental Center. Experience may include a visit to the lab wing, collections lab and other non-public areas if logistics allow. Learn More »

OVR Basics

Industry: Human Services      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Participants will be familiar with OVR’s mission, eligibility criteria, and services.

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School Visit from Erie Philharmonic Music Director Daniel Meyer

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Each year, Music Director and Conductor Daniel Meyer visits local schools to provide an interactive and engaging presentation about music and the orchestra. He discusses the various families of instruments and how they all work together to create bea... Learn More »

Tour - Erie Molded Plastics

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Tour of Erie Molded Plastics - a thirty year old plastics injection molder located in Fairview, PA. The tour will focus on the process of injection molding and the different careers offered. Tour will be conducted by Tom Tredway who is a part-owner... Learn More »

Port Erie Plastics

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Tour a plastics custom injection molding facility to learn about different career opportunities Learn More »

Brevillier Village Tour

Industry: Health Science      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Tour all 4 buildings on our Brevillier Village Campus and learn about all the different levels of care we offer to the elderly population. Learn also about the job and career opportunities waiting for you here at Brevillier Village and in the field ... Learn More »

Career Fair

Industry: Education & Training      Type: Career Fair
Audience: Both
Willing to attend career fairs to offer students the knowledge of what careers are available for graduates of various levels including High School, Bachelor Degree, Master's Degree or Doctorate. Learn More »

Job Shadowing

Industry: Health Science      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
We have many job shadowing experiences in many different departments including Food Service, Rehab, Nursing, Social Work and Administration. Call us and we can talk more about the experience you are looking for. Learn More »

Student Internship

Industry: Health Science      Type: Internship (Unpaid)
Audience: K12
We offer student internships/placements with local colleges, universities, and trade schools in many fields such as Nursing, Social Work, Rehab, Food Services, Finance, and Administration. Internships have ranged from 1 week to 9 months. depending o... Learn More »

Volunteer at Brevillier Villiage

Industry: Health Science      Type: Volunteering
Audience: K12
Volunteering can be for a 1 day experience or ongoing. There are many different venues here for a volunteer. Volunteers work in, but are not limited to our Food Services, Recreation, Clerical, Grounds and Rehab departments. They may work in group... Learn More »

Erie High Tours for Business Owners

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
We offer tours to local business leaders the opportunity to tour the Central Career and Technical Facilities. To see our career labs and to see what the next generation is learning to prepare for jobs in our community. Feedback from local employeers ... Learn More »

Co-op Job Placement

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Co-Op Job
Audience: K12
Students gain valuable work experience to complement their three years of training in one of nineteen lab areas offered at Erie High School. In addition to being paid, they earn three school credits as well. We are looking for local employers to hire... Learn More »

Career Fair Representative

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Career Day
Audience: K12
Is your school hosting a career day/fair for students to inform them about jobs in manufacturing or engineering? Wabtec would love to be part of it!

Wabtec Volunteers will speak with students about a variety of different careers (dependent on wha... Learn More »

Classroom Speaker- Engineering

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
At GE Transportation, our engineers are hard at work to make our company a global technology leader who develops best-in-class products across a wide range of industries. They are passionate about technology and are excited to share that passion with... Learn More »

Classroom Speaker- Manufacturing

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Are your students interested in learning about careers in manufacturing? If so, GE Volunteers are available to come to your classroom! This experience will provide students with an overview of our manufacturing process and the types of careers you ca... Learn More »

Career Speaker - Art, Design, Graphics, and Art Therapy

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Career speaker related to arts, art therapy, design, and graphics can visit your K-12 school or can arrange to speak at the university for individuals or groups Learn More »

Career Speaker - Youth and Young Adult Ministry

Industry: Human Services      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Exploring the field of youth and young adult ministry (at your school or by visiting the university) Learn More »

Field Trip - Dance

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Field Trip
Audience: K12
This opportunity for a small group (or individuals) of youth (K-12) is perfect for visiting a university dance space and having some interaction with both university students and dance instructors who have performed and choreographed professionally. Learn More »

Introduction to Anthropology and Archaeology and related careers

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
The career speaker will be able to share about the broad fields of anthropology and archaeology. Learn More »

Introduction to Careers in History

Industry: Hospitality & Tourism      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
The speaker can visit a school or host a talk on the university campus related to the following career fields: museums, historic sites, teaching history, heritage tourism, historic preservation, etc. Learn More »

Introduction to Nursing Careers

Industry: Health Science      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Learn about the variety of careers and opportunities in the nursing field. Learn More »

Job Shadow - Art, Art Therapy, Graphics, Design

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
This job shadowing opportunity allows the visitor(s) to sit in on a related class and have time for observations and questions with both students and the professor related to the industry. Learn More »

Career Speaker Opportunity

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Speaker will discuss various career opportunities in broadcasting, as well as education paths to prepare for such careers. Speaker will be open to Q & A. Learn More »

GECAC Field Trip

Industry: Human Services      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
GECAC invites you to a workplace tour at our main office on 18 West 9th Street or at the Adult Learning Center, or one of our seven Senior Centers throughout Erie County. Learn More »

Erie County Courthouse Tour and Government Overview

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Erie County Executive Kathy Dahlkemper invites students, teachers, and counselors to visit the Erie County Courthouse followed by an overview of local government and career paths within the County of Erie. Tours are led by Chanel Cook, Administrativ... Learn More »

Workplace Tour

Posted by Erie Insurance
Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: Both
Opportunity to tour select areas of Erie Insurance to learn about careers in the insurance industry and see the inner workings of a Fortune 500 insurance company. Available tour dates in 2019 are: Tuesday, May 14th; Wednesday, May 22nd; Tuesday, Octo... Learn More »

Career Speaker

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Students interested in the manufacturing sector; what opportunities may exist; what qualifications are needed Learn More »

Founder/Owner of local Machining Shop in your Classroom

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Starting out as a teacher in one of the local technical schools, the founder and current President of Machining Concepts will come to your classroom and talk about how he came so start up his own shop as well as discuss what he looks for when he hire... Learn More »

Machine Shop Tour

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Tour a local machine shop. Watch CAD systems and CAM systems at work with state of the art equipment to produce state of the art projects for a global market Learn More »

Speakers Bureau

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Attorneys who are members of the Erie County Bar Association (500+) are willing to speak on a legal topic of interest as well as careers in the field of law to local students, groups and organizations for educational purposes. Attorneys will come to... Learn More »

Bankers in the Classroom

Industry: Finance      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: Both
ERIEBANK employees are happy to speak to students about multiple career paths in the banking industry. Learn More »

Career Day

Industry: Finance      Type: Career Day
Audience: Both
ERIEBANK employees are available for Career Day events. We would be happy to attend Career Fairs or speak at Career Day events. Learn More »

Job Shadowing

Industry: Finance      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: Both
Gain an understanding of different careers available in the banking industry by shadowing staff in several ERIEBANK departments for a day. This opportunity is limited to one student per quarter. Learn More »

Learn About the Exciting Field of Pet Styling!

Industry: Education & Training      Type: Field Trip
Audience: K12
Do you know of a student or group of students who are interested in working with animals as a career? Introduce them to the field of professional pet styling by setting up a tour of our school! I will give the students a tour of our grooming school... Learn More »

Machinist Trainee Co-Op

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Co-Op Job
Audience: K12
One-on-one co-op training in our CNC machining department learning how to operate/setup and eventually program CNC machining equipment both vertical mills and lathe. Learn More »

Tool & Die apprenctine co-op

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Co-Op Job
Audience: K12
One-on-one training in our tool & die maker area. Consisting of training in construction of injection molds and die cast dies, training in simple machining and grinding, mold polishing, disassembly and reassembly of molds and dies. Learn More »

Speaker from Erie Homes for Children & Adults

Industry: Human Services      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
speaking regarding job opportunities for direct care at Erie Homes for Children & Adults. We have group homes and day services for people with intellectual and physical disabilities. Learn More »

Interact with a Local Merchant/Entreprenuer

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Find out how Claudine's came to be. What are the risks and benefits of following your "gut" to start a business and keep one running? What are the challenges and rewards of owning your own business? How do you know it's right for you? Learn More »

Plant Tour

Posted by Maple Donuts
Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Maple Donuts will provide tours to students that are interested in the manufacturing field. In addition to viewing our donut making process, students will be exposed to the variety of types of jobs involved in a manufacturing environment. Learn More »

Manufacturing Tour

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Come tour a prominent, local manufacturer. See what is made, how it's made, who it's made for as well as who makes it. Find out about local careers in manufacturing: welding, fabricating, paint spraying, engineering, management, sales, the list goe... Learn More »

Tour Behind the Scenes

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Take a look at the behind the scenes angle of television and multimedia. Tour the station, see the newsroom and meet your local tv personalities. Learn More »

Career Fair Exhibitor

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Career Fair
Audience: K12
Demonstrate to students the potential for careers in the precision machining / tool & die industries. Provide students with data on educational requirements, post-secondary and trade school opportunities, and expected levels of earnings associated w... Learn More »

ETN Classroom Speaker

Posted by Erie Times-News
Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Schools or small classes may request a speaker from the Erie Times-News and GoErie. During the event, a speaker or multiple speakers will visit the school to speak with a large-group audience in an auditorium or at a small-group setting of a small cl... Learn More »

ETN Job Shadow

Posted by Erie Times-News
Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
In order to experience a more close-up look at careers at Erie Times-News and GoErie, schools may schedule small-group job shadow experiences through the Times Publishing Company. Students will work closely with ETN/GoErie employees to learn about ca... Learn More »

Erie Playhouse Scenic Shop Shadowing/Internship

Posted by Erie Playhouse
Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: Both
Discover what it's like to design, build, and assemble a set for a show! If you're interested in exploring job opportunities behind the scenes in theatre and have an interest in art and design, you can shadow or intern in the Erie Playhouse scenic s... Learn More »

Erie Playhouse Administrative Offices Internship

Posted by Erie Playhouse
Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Internship (Unpaid)
Audience: K12
If you're interested in exploring job opportunities behind the scenes in theatre and have an interest in arts adminstration, you can further explore the career opportunities available with an internship in the administrative offices at the Erie Playh... Learn More »

Erie County Department of Health

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Presentations at Your School/Organization: The Erie Co. Dept. of Health (ECDH) will provide a one-hour presentation consisting of a 45-minute overview of the programs, services, and County positions within the Department along with a 15-minute Q&A s... Learn More »

Precision Manufacturing Institute - Introduction to Careers in Manufacturing - Field Trip

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Field Trip
Audience: K12
Now is the time to start exploring your options!!! Its not too early!! High school students looking at exploring the manufacturing industry as a possible career choice are open to come and tour our state of the art technical institute and see hand... Learn More »

Careers in Insurance Speaker (Virtual)

Posted by Erie Insurance
Industry: Finance      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: Both
Opportunity to hear from an expert in the field about various careers associated with the insurance industry. A speaker will be identified to visit a classroom or other learning setting virtually and present information about a particular career fie... Learn More »

What's it like to be a Teacher?

Industry: Education & Training      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Interested in becoming a teacher or learning more about careers in the field of education? Let a professor and pre-service teacher (a pre-service teacher is a "teacher in training") from Edinboro University come to your classroom to discuss what it... Learn More »

Introduction to Communication and Media Careers

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Learn about the variety of careers and opportunities in the field of Communications/Media. Learn More »

PA Board fo Probation and Parole

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Career Day
Audience: K12
Representatives can participate in career days to explain the job duties of a state parole agent and the educational requirements. Learn More »

State Police Classroom Speaker

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12

State Trooper Career Fair Representative

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Career Fair
Audience: K12

What is a Parole Agent?

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Speaker can explain the career of a parole agent and educational/experience requirements. Learn More »

Tour State Trooper Barricks

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12

Promotional Products as Niche Marketing

Industry: Marketing      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Promotional Products (AKA Specialty Advertising) is one of the oldest forms of advertising and its format has the greatest longevity of any form of advertising. It is one that can be utilized at relatively low cost and given its longevity, provides ... Learn More »

Job Shadow at Burton Funeral Home

Industry: Human Services      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
Several different experiences offered:

Funeral Service Shadow - spend the day as a funeral service professional - depending on the daily schedule - may work planning a funeral, helping set up for visitation hours, greeting guests at the door, or w... Learn More »

Tour facility

Industry: Human Services      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Tour funeral home facilities including offices, care center (work permitting), and crematory area. Staff available to answer any questions you may have regarding funeral service. You will not see "dead bodies" and are not required to go in any area... Learn More »

Internship

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Internship (Unpaid)
Audience: K12
We offer student internships/placements with local colleges and universities in areas of applied social science research, specifically the evaluation of social service programs and building the capacity of organizations to use data to make informed d... Learn More »

Job Shadow

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
An opportunity to experience what happens in the work environment on a given day. Students can job shadow employees who provide research and organizational development consulting services to organizations, enabling them to link research, policy, and ... Learn More »

Mentoring

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Mentoring
Audience: K12
Mentoring for any high school student interested in pursuing a career in applied social science research and/or organizational development consulting. Learn More »

EdZooCrew Teen Volunteer Program

Posted by Erie Zoo
Industry: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resource      Type: Volunteering
Audience: K12
Students ages 14 and up are invited to join our EdZooCrew Program. We have periodic trainings and opportunities year round. This is an excellent way to add some experience to your resume and to test out the zoo field. Learn More »

Is the Zoo Right for You- Traveling Zoo Program

Posted by Erie Zoo
Industry: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resource      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
This is an outreach experience where the zoo comes to your classroom. The students will learn about different jobs available at a Zoo, what the job responsibilities are, and how much education and experience is needed to work in a Zoo. our educator w... Learn More »

Job Shadow

Posted by Erie Zoo
Industry: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resource      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
this is a half day job shadow experience with one of our keepers. The experience runs from 8 am-noon. We have shadow experiences available with our reptile keepers, horse barn keepers and children's Zoo Barn keepers. We have limited availability and ... Learn More »

Zoo Careers Program- At Zoo

Posted by Erie Zoo
Industry: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resource      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
This is a one hour program that discusses careers in the animal field. We will bring animal visitors and discuss jobs at zoos as well as other related careers. This program is held on zoo grounds Learn More »

Zoo Careers-Go To Meeting

Posted by Erie Zoo
Industry: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resource      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
This is a 30 Minute program where the zoo comes to your classroom using go to meeting. We will talk live to your students through our kiboka tree house on zoo grounds. Your students will get to stay in the comfort of their classroom and still get an... Learn More »

Job Shadow

Industry: Marketing      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12

Field Trip - Music

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Field Trip
Audience: K12
This opportunity for a group (or individuals) of youth (6th-12th grade) is contingent on mutual availability and planning around existing opportunities. The field trip may include a time to observe a (musical) performance and have some conversation... Learn More »

Introduction to Careers in Music

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
This career speaker would be able to share about the job opportunities and training involved in the music, music education, and music therapy fields. Learn More »

Introduction to Careers in Education

Industry: Education & Training      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Learn about the variety of careers related to the field of education. Learn More »

Field Trip - Education

Industry: Education & Training      Type: Field Trip
Audience: K12
This opportunity for individuals or a classroom-sized group of youth (K-12) is perfect for visiting one or several university classrooms and other campus spaces where students learn skills and discover pathways for their careers in the field of educa... Learn More »

Field Trip - Forensic Science

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Field Trip
Audience: K12
This opportunity for individuals up to a classroom-sized group of middle or high school youth is perfect for visiting one or several university classroom and laboratory spaces where students learn skills and discover pathways for their careers in the... Learn More »

Introduction to Careers in Forensic Science

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Learn about the variety of careers related to the field of forensic science. Learn More »

Learn about Finance and Insurance with State Farm Agent

Industry: Finance      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Mike will come to the classroom to discuss and answer questions about careers in insurance and finance. Learn More »

Classroom Speaker on Web Development and Design

Industry: Information Technology      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Dave is happy to come to your classroom and discuss the development and progress of his successful website development company Learn More »

Customized Career Exploration Field Trip at Penn State Behrend

Industry: Human Services      Type: Field Trip
Audience: K12
Bring your class or group to Penn State Behrend for a fun, educational hands-on learning experience.
You can request a customized field trip with activities and workshops from the School of Engineering (engineering design, mechanical, electrical, pl... Learn More »

Women In Business

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Career Day
Audience: K12
The Black School of Business at Penn State Behrend would like to invite you and your 10th, 11th, and 12th grade girls to attend our Annual Women in Business Program to be held late fall - Date TBD-, on our campus, in the Burke Research and Developmen... Learn More »

Educator in the workplace

Posted by Erie Zoo
Industry: Education & Training      Type: Educator in the Workplace
Audience: K12
We would like to make a schedule based on the interests of the individual educator. We would create a schedule based on the interests of the teacher attending. They most definitely will spend time shadowing the Education Department. We offer 4 dif... Learn More »

Careers in Credit Union/Banking – Erie Federal Credit Union

Industry: Finance      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Erie Federal Credit Union can provide speakers to present to students topics such as financial literacy, career opportunities, community involvement, and Erie FCU products and services. Learn More »

Educator in the Workplace with American Tinning and Galvanizing

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Educator in the Workplace
Audience: K12
This is a one day (8 hour) experience that is meant to be combine with other manufacturers for a full week of Educator in the Workplace in manufacturing. Learn More »

Intro to DCNR Careers/State Parks

Industry: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resource      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Students are introduced to jobs within the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. Beginning with a short history of PA parks, students then engagte in an interactive activity designed to familiarize them with various job opportunities wit... Learn More »

Resource Management

Industry: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resource      Type: Field Trip
Audience: K12
Students will learn about Endangered and Threatened species and experience efforts Presque isle is making to help conserve their future. Learn More »

Career Speaker - STEM - Science and Chemistry

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Chemistry club students are interested in being college and career speakers for middle and high school students. They would be willing to arrange to travel to local middle and high schools or host the students for a college and career conversation a... Learn More »

Careers in Medicine come to your Classroom

Industry: Health Science      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Upon request and availability LECOM will provide classroom/group presentations at area schools to increase knowledge of the health care field of study. Learn More »

LECOM at Career Day

Industry: Health Science      Type: Career Day
Audience: K12
Upon request and availability LECOM will attend career days at area schools to increase knowledge of the health care field of study. Learn More »

LECOM Tour

Industry: Health Science      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
The LECOM Erie Campus offer tours and presentations to area high school classrooms interested in the healthcare professions. Learn More »

Classroom Speaker on Software Engineering

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: Both
Paul picked up programming at the age of 8, following the .com boom in the early 2000s. He spent over a decade in web development which included mostly freelance and two years at a local web development agency. He holds degrees in both Computer Scien... Learn More »

Arts Administration: Where the Arts Mean Business

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Students interested in the arts often have a limited understanding of the variety of careers available to them outside of being a studio or performing artist. This speaker will talk about the different job opportunities that exist in arts organizatio... Learn More »

Mock Interviews

Industry: Finance      Type: Career Day
Audience: K12
Erie FCU would like to help students practice their job interviewing skills. Let our experienced staff come into your classroom to help with your next mock interviewing event. Learn More »

Job Corps Information Session

Posted by Job Corps
Industry: Education & Training      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Job Corps Mission is to attract young adults, teach them relevant skills needed to become employable and independent, and help prepare them for success in life by securing meaningful jobs or opportunities for further education.

The Admissions Coun... Learn More »

TREC Green Tour

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Students will tour the Tom Ridge Environmental Center with a professional environmental educator. Tour includes discussion of green building features and behind the scenes features. Career discussion during the tour. Learn More »

Classroom Speaker

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Happy to serve as a classroom speaker for students interested in public service / government careers. Learn More »

Classroom Speaker - Environmental Careers

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Gannon University has undergraduate programs in Environmental Science and Environmental Engineering. We will come to your classroom and discuss the following related to environmental careers:
- what type of careers are available in the environmenta... Learn More »

Career Fair/Day

Industry: Finance      Type: Career Fair
Audience: K12
North East Welch FCU employees are available to attend your Career Fair. We would be happy to speak at Career Day events. Learn More »

Credit Union Careers

Industry: Finance      Type: Career Day
Audience: K12
North East Welch FCU can provide speakers to present to students topics such as financial literacy, career opportunities, community involvement, and NEWFCU products and services. Learn More »

Credit Union Careers

Industry: Finance      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
North East Welch FCU can provide speakers to present to students topics such as financial literacy, career opportunities, community involvement, and NEWFCU products and services. Learn More »

EARN WHILE YOU LEARN, an introduction to Union Construction Trades

Industry: Architecture & Construction      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
I can come in and speak about the opportunity that one of the Building Trades Unions, Roofers Union in particular, has to offer as an option or in addition to a college degree. We offer a EARN WHILE YOU LEARN program that does not require the appren... Learn More »

Career opportunities at the casino and racetrack

Industry: Hospitality & Tourism      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Learn about the positions available in various departments such as food & beverage, finance, racing, security, slot machines, table games, and more! Learn More »

Carbinite Land Speed Racing High School STEM Presentation

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
The purpose of the Carbinite LSR Education Program is to excite the next generation of students about careers in STEM, and to inspire students to think big! Our program is for High School Physics and Shop Students, as well as college Engineering Stud... Learn More »

Reddog Adopt A School

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Part of the Adopt A School program. Reddog is paired with North East School Distirct. Learn More »

Employer Panel with H & H Machined Products

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Employer Panel
Audience: K12
Willing to come to your school to participate in a panel discussion focused on careers in local manufacturing.

See attached PDF for experience recommendations Learn More »

UPMC Hamot Tour

Posted by UPMC Hamot
Industry: Health Science      Type: Field Trip
Audience: K12
A guided tour of clinical areas of the hospital. Specific areas can be discussed when making the arrangements, possibly Physical Therapy, Pharmacy, Radiology and Nursing.

No tour will be provided without prior authorization and scheduling. Learn More »

Modern Industries Employer Panel Participant

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Employer Panel
Audience: K12
Willing to come to your school to participate in a panel discussion focused on careers in local manufacturing.

See attached PDF for experience recommendations Learn More »

Dining Services at Springhill Senior Living

Industry: Hospitality & Tourism      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
Dining Services.
Students would tour the dining room and main kitchen.
They would shadow the dining room manager, Executive Chef and Director of Dining Services.

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Director of Health Services for Springhill Senior Living

Industry: Health Science      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Emily Hill, Director of Health Services at Springhill Senior Living is available to speak to schools about nursing in senior living for residential and personal care residents. Learn More »

Director of Nursing at ForestView Healthcare Center

Industry: Health Science      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Stephanie Wilbur, Director of Nursing at ForestView Healthcare Center here at Springhill Senior Living is available to come to schools to speak about nursing in a senior community. Learn More »

Director of Resident Life & Wellness at Springhill Senior Living

Industry: Human Services      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Katie MacKenzie, Director of Resident Life & Wellness at Springhill Senior Living is available to speak at schools about the 6 Dimensions of Wellness (Social, Spritual, Emotional, Vocational, Physical, Intellectual) that our programming and events fo... Learn More »

Director of Sales & Marketing at Springhill Senior Living

Industry: Marketing      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Patty Leuschen, Director of Sales & Marketing at Springhill Senior Living is available to come to schools to speak about marketing & sales for a senior community. Learn More »

Executive Director at Springhill Senior Living

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Jane Gibson, Executive Director of Springhill Senior Living, is available to speak at schools about the senior living industry and what goes into to successfully running an elite community. Learn More »

Marketing Department at Springhill Senior Living

Industry: Marketing      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
Marketing office
Participate in a marketing event; helping to set up for the event, attend it and clean up. 1 to 5 students.
Students would tour the Springhill main building (apartments, common space and personal care). Learn what the marketing dep... Learn More »

McInnes Rolled Rings Employer Panel Participant

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Employer Panel
Audience: K12
Willing to come to your school to participate in a panel discussion focused on careers in local manufacturing.

See attached PDF for experience recommendations Learn More »

Plastikos Employer Panel Participant

Posted by Plastikos, Inc.
Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Employer Panel
Audience: K12
Willing to come to your school to participate in a panel discussion focused on careers in local manufacturing.

See attached PDF for experience recommendations Learn More »

ForestView HealthCare Center at Springhill Senior Living

Industry: Health Science      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
1) Students would tour ForestView Healthcare facilities, including The Woodlands Memory Support Neighborhood. Learn what happens in a nursing community, meet staff and residents, and see what accommodations are offered to this population.

Job sha... Learn More »

OakView Personal Care at Springhill Senior Living

Industry: Health Science      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
Students would tour the residential health and wellness offices and the personal care community.
They would shadow nursing assistants in personal care; one on one shadow experiences are recommended and preferred.

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Resident Life at Springhill Senior Living

Industry: Human Services      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
Resident Life Department (campus amenities and review of residential calendar of events). Students will gain a basic understanding of the variety of programs and services offered through the Resident Life/Wellness Department. Students will be able t... Learn More »

Reddog Industries Employer Panel

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Employer Panel
Audience: K12
Willing to come to your school to participate in a panel discussion focused on careers in local manufacturing.

See attached PDF for experience recommendations Learn More »

Wastewater Career

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12

Clinical Laboratory speaker in the classroom

Industry: Health Science      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
Learn about the scientist behind the scene in healthcare. We provide information about the health of a patient as pertaining to the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. Learn about the clinical departments, everything from sample collec... Learn More »

Job Shadow

Posted by UPMC Hamot
Industry: Health Science      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
This is a half day experience for a student in 11th or 12th grade to shadow a Healthcare Career. Learn More »

Job Shadow at Curtze

Industry: Transportation, Distribution & Logistics      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
A job shadow gives students the opportunity to experience what happens in the work environment on a given day at a wholesale food distributor. Students can job shadow employees who work in departments such as: Customer Service, Purchasing, Human Res... Learn More »

Facility Tour

Posted by PSN Labs
Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Come and see what real-life scientists and engineers are doing everyday! PSN is a development partner to household-known companies all over the world. From the design and development stage, to material selection and molding, to material or componen... Learn More »

Job Shadowing

Posted by PSN Labs
Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
For students looking to get a better idea of what work is like for plastics engineers, mechanical engineers, or chemists, this is an opportunity to see what these type of professionals do every day. Learn More »

Classroom Speaker

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12

Speaker Series

Industry: Education & Training      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Another invaluable offering from FFEE is the Speaker Series, consisting of live and pre-recorded presentations from world class speakers and business professionals covering a wide variety of topics and careers. The Speaker Series consists of 10-20-mi... Learn More »

Career Interview

Industry: Marketing      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
Katie Jones is the SVP/Market Manager at ERIEBank. She shares with us her education background and how she got to the position she is in now. She also shares the some stories of her career path along the way.

Katie is willing to schedule a live ... Learn More »

Career Lesson with Analytical Chemist, Ashlyn Kelly at PSN

Posted by PSN Labs
Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Ashlyn Kelly is an Analytical Chemist. In this video, Ashlyn discusses what an analytical chemist is and the types of things she does in her career at PSN Labs.

The video is almost 10 minutes in length, and is geared toward a middle-high school au... Learn More »

What is a Plastics Engineer?

Posted by PSN Labs
Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Mike Alabran is a plastics engineer and the President of PSN. Mike talks about being a plastics engineer and what that career is like, as well as the education and skills necessary.

This video is less than 12 minutes and would be appropriate for m... Learn More »

Who Would You Hire?

Posted by Erie Together
Industry: Education & Training      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
This video shows two different candidates interviewing for a job. The viewer is tasked with identifying good interview skills. The third segment of the video offers a career related assignment that follows the PA Career Education and Work Standards. ... Learn More »

Career Interview North East Welch Federal Credit Union

Industry: Marketing      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Bobbi is the Director of Marketing at the North East Welch Federal Credit Union. She has a high school degree and many certificates of training to qualify her for this position. View her career interview and learn about her job.

Bobbi is willing ... Learn More »

Software Engineer Career Interview

Industry: Information Technology      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
Business Owner and software engineer, Paul Sherer discusses how he developed his business at the age of 16 and why he continued as a software engineer, even after graduation from college with a completely different degree.

Paul is willing to sched... Learn More »

Career Interview with a PA State Trooper

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Sit in the police cruiser with Trooper McGee as she gives us some insight into becoming a PA State Trooper. She talks about how to become a trooper and what the job is like.


Trooper McGee is willing to schedule a live chat via Zoom or other plat... Learn More »

Virtual Classroom Speaker

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
We are offering for our attorneys and/or paralegals to be available for a virtual meeting, during which they can discuss legal careers and answer students' questions. Learn More »

Live Chat with Web Developer

Industry: Information Technology      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
This is an opportunity to have a conversation with a local web developer and entrepreneur. Paul is willing to connect with your students via a communication network that works best for you (Zoom, Teams, etc) and answer questions they may have about t... Learn More »

Live Chat with SVP/Market Manager at ERIEBANK

Industry: Marketing      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
Katie is Senior Vice President and Market Manager at ERIEBANK. She is willing to connect with you for a live-chat to answer your questions about her career and related careers. Learn More »

Live Chat with a Trooper

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This experience provides you with an opportunity to schedule a time to live chat (through Zoom, Teams, or other type of communication program) with a PA State Trooper. Trooper McGee is interested in answering your questions about her career in law en... Learn More »

Live Chat with Director of Marketing at North East Welch Federal Credit Union

Industry: Marketing      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This is an opportunity to virtually chat with the Director of Marketing, a Teller, a Loan Officer, or a Financial Education Coordinator from the North East Welch Federal Credit Union. Learn More »

Brief Tour & History of Erie Insurance

Posted by Erie Insurance
Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
This is a brief tour and history of Erie Insurance. It was recorded in 2015, at the time of their 90th year celebration.

While this is too brief to provide a thorough and adequate understanding of the business, it is a nice introduction to those ... Learn More »

Career Interview with Eriez Environmental Health Safety

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This is a recorded career interview with Zach Henry, an Environmental Health & Safety officer with Eriez Manufacturing. The video shares Zach's education, as well as his role at Eriez, and includes information on how and why he chose this career path... Learn More »

Career Interview with Global Sales and Product Management

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
When you watch this video you will learn about the history and development of Eriez Manufacturing, from a 25 year veteran employee. Jeff Kaveney has been with the company long enough to have several roles and continue to grow and climb the company la... Learn More »

Career Video with a Registered Dietician

Posted by UPMC Hamot
Industry: Health Science      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This is a a brief video about becoming a Registered Dietician. This would be a good intro for students considering various careers in the healthcare profession. Learn More »

Career Interview with COO at the Knox Law Firm

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Tara Mobley is the Chief Operating Officer at the Knox Law Firm. In this interview we learn about her background and what brought her to this position, what her day-to-day is like, the challenges and benefits in this career.

Learn More »

Career Interview for Global Information Technology

Industry: Information Technology      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This is a recorded interview with J.R. Farrar who is Director of Global Information Technology at Eriez Magnetics. Watch this video to learn how he acquired this position and what his job is like. Learn More »

Career Interview with Human Resources at Eriez Manufacturing

Industry: Human Services      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This is a recorded interview with Corry Miller. Corry works in the Human Resourced department of Eriez Manufacturing - a large employer in Erie, and a large company worldwide. Learn about Corry's career progressing, as well as her education and the ... Learn More »

Introduction to Home Health Care Careers

Industry: Health Science      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: K12
This experience is perfect for students hoping to purse the medical or social services fields. During this unique presentation we'll go over not only how our company functions on a local level but also how we operate on a corporate level. With an emp... Learn More »

Learn about a Paralegal

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Learn about a career as a paralegal. There are many facets to a career in the legal field. Jen Laskowski handles many of the real estate transactions and assists the attorney with other legal work. Learn More »

Careers in Law: What is it like to be an attorney?

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Listen and watch attentively as Attorney Alex Cox discusses how to become an attorney, the various types of attorneys and what the job is like. Attorney Cox provides some great tips for those interested in seeking a career in law. Learn More »

Engineering & Industrial Technology Pathway Information Session

Posted by Erie Together
Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
On November 19, 2020, Erie Together facilitated a virtual "Pathway Information Session". This virtual event featured a local engineer with years of varying experiences in his field of expertise, a representative from the manufacturing industry, a plu... Learn More »

Virtual tour of Ambulance & Careers as an EMT

Posted by EmergyCare
Industry: Health Science      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Learn about careers as an EMT while you take a virtual tour of an ambulance.

This video is 20 minutes long and appropriate for grades 3 and above. Learn More »

Science & Health Virtual Pathway Information Session

Posted by Erie Together
Industry: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resource      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
The Erie County Career Pathways Alliance hosted a virtual Pathway Information Session focusing on careers in the Science and Health pathway. This is video is the recorded session and features local experts in healthcare, long-term care, environmental... Learn More »

Employer Showcase Intro from Knox Law Firm

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This is a 14 minute video of the president of the Knox Law firm introducing the viewer to careers in law. This is the first video in the Employer Showcase series focusing on Law. Watch this video first, then select other videos of interest featuring ... Learn More »

A Career Interview with a Bank Manager

Posted by PNC Bank
Industry: Finance      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Learn about a career as a bank manager. Mike did not start out in banking, but is very happy as a bank manager at PNC! Learn More »

What are the responsibilities of a bank manager?

Industry: Finance      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Jessica has been with Northwest bank for quite a while. She has "climbed the ladder" and is now a branch manager. She also manages managers at other branches. Watch this video to learn about her career pathway, and her current responsibilities. Learn More »

Careers in Communications

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Brian Sheridan is a senior lecturer at Mercyhurst University and a Communications Specialist. Watch this video to learn about careers in communication. Learn More »

Live Chat with a Communications Specialist

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
After watching the recorded interview/virtual experience of Brian Sheridan, you may have questions. You may want to learn more. This is an opportunity for you to chat directly with Brian via Zoom, or a mutually agreed upon platform. Learn More »

Erie Insurance

Posted by Erie Insurance
Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
A "live chat" experience is meant to provide an opportunity for students or post-secondary career explorers to interact directly with a person in a career of their interest. This is not meant to be an introductory experience, but rather a present an ... Learn More »

Career Interview with Erie Playhouse Executive Director

Posted by Erie Playhouse
Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Watch this video to learn more about administrative careers in the Arts. Kate Neubert-Lechner is the Executive Director of the Erie Playhouse. Her career experiences provide a lot of insight into careers in the arts! Learn More »

Live Chat with the Executive Director of the Erie Playhouse

Posted by Erie Playhouse
Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Kate looks forward to an opportunity to connect with students and share her career experiences as being the Executive Director of the Erie Playhouse, and the experiences that led to that career. Learn More »

Learn about a Career as a Logistics Engineer

Industry: Transportation, Distribution & Logistics      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Ricardo is a logistics engineer at Logistics Plus. He also has great insight in the soft skills needed to acquire a career and grow in that environment. This virtual experience is 42 minutes long but packed full of great advice for those preparing t... Learn More »

Live Chat with a Logistics Engineer

Industry: Transportation, Distribution & Logistics      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This experience is an opportunity to connect via a virtual platform, such as Zoom, and interact a logistics engineer. Students can ask questions and take advice from a logistics engineer. Learn More »

Business, Finance & Information Technology Pathway Information Session

Posted by Erie Together
Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
This is a virtual experience offering a local panel of experts sharing their experiences and advice on careers in business, information technology and marketing.

Initially offered as a live Zoom event, it was recorded for those that were not able... Learn More »

Career Interview for Contract Manager

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
There are many career opportunities in Business. In this career interview you can learn about a career as a Contract Manager.

Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employee... Learn More »

Career Interview in Construction

Industry: Architecture & Construction      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This video is an interview with Amy Tevis, Workforce Development Manager, Thayer ... Learn More »

Career Interview with Katie Paolini, Senior Human Resources Manager Komatsu Mining Corp. Group

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews. This video features a career in Human Resources.

The video is approximately ½ ho... Learn More »

Career Interview with Keith Patterson, Site Manager, Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Station

Industry: Architecture & Construction      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

In this video we about learn Keith Patterson's career, and his role as a site ma... Learn More »

Career interview with Nate Elder, HR Generalist Franklin Bronze

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This career experience offers insight in careers in Human Resources.

The video... Learn More »

Careers in Environmental Science through PA Dept of Conservation & Natural Resources

Industry: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resource      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews. This one covers careers in Natural Resources and is suitable for grades 6-12. Learn More »

Career Interview with Katie Ramey, Owner/Operator Nick's Place

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This interview provides an inside look into owning a business.

The video is ap... Learn More »

A Career Interview in Education

Industry: Education & Training      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12

A career interview in finance w/ Mahher Duessel.

Industry: Finance      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

Watch this career interview video to learn about careers in finance from Faith At... Learn More »

A Career Interview with an Executive from the Workforce Development Board

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

There are many different options for careers in government. This career interview... Learn More »

A Career Interview with members of Meadville City Council

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This video is an interview with Autumn Vogel & Larry McKnight, Meadville City Cou... Learn More »

A career interview with Morgan Boyd, Lawrence County Commissioner Lawrence County Government

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

Learn about careers in government through this career interview.

The video is ... Learn More »

Career Interview with Amy Phillis, Owner Griffin Motors

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This career interview provides an inside look with a business owner.

The vide... Learn More »

Career Interview with Christian A. Trabold Assistant U.S. Attorney U.S. Department of Justice

Industry: Government & Public Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This career interview gives more insight into other careers in government.

Th... Learn More »

A Career Interview looks inside Sports Entertainment.

Industry: Hospitality & Tourism      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

Here from Chelsea Zahn, Partnership Activation Manager and
Kurt Gingrich, Corpor... Learn More »

A Career Interview that takes a look at career in Sports Entertainment

Industry: Hospitality & Tourism      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This interview features Jackie Riggleman, Assistant General Manager, Bradenton Ma... Learn More »

A Career Interview with a Patient Care Technician

Industry: Health Science      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This career interview is with a Patient Care Technician. These are often entry le... Learn More »

A Career Interview with Karin Wickwire, CRNP/Forensic Coordinator - UPMC Hamot

Industry: Health Science      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This interview will give you insight into nursing careers.

The video is appro... Learn More »

A Career Interview with Katie Shockey, Corporate Partnership Activation Pittsburgh Pirates

Industry: Hospitality & Tourism      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

Learn about a career in sports & entertainment in this career interview.

The v... Learn More »

Career Interview with the Community Outreach Manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates

Industry: Hospitality & Tourism      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This video takes a look at the career of a Community Outreach Manager for the Pit... Learn More »

A career interview with Carly Cox, CPSM. Global Procurement - Operating Services

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This video provides an inside look into a career in manufacturing.

The video i... Learn More »

A Career Interview with James Baker, IT Technical Services, Supervisor

Industry: Information Technology      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

Careers in IT are in demand. What this video to learn more.

The video is appro... Learn More »

A Career Interview with Jason R. Amory, of the PA Game Commission

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

In this video you can learn about careers with the Game Commission.

The video ... Learn More »

A career interview with Jeff Styborski, Sr IT Administrator

Industry: Information Technology      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

Learn about careers in IT from Jeff Styborski, Sr IT Administrator / Infrastructu... Learn More »

A career interview with Jocelyn Stahl Senior Director, Manufacturing Alliances

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This video provides a look into the many careers offered in manufacturing.

The... Learn More »

A career interview with Krysta Simons, Social Worker

Industry: Human Services      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This video is a recorded interview with a social worker at Crawford County Child ... Learn More »

A career interview with Samuel F. Reynolds, Jr. Counsel, US Steel

Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This video gives some insight into a career in law.

The video is approximately... Learn More »

A Career Interview with Staffing Specialist at Sarah Reed's Children's Center

Industry: Human Services      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

In this video you can learn what a Staffing Specialist is and what that career is... Learn More »

A career interview focusing on "corporate relations"

Industry: Marketing      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This video is a career interview with Colleen Wilson, Community and Corporate Rel... Learn More »

A Career Interview with a Chief Merchandising Officer

Industry: Marketing      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

Shannon Lackey offers insight in her career as Chief Merchandising Officer, Suppl... Learn More »

A Career Interview with Christina Titus | Manager of Contact Center Development

Industry: Marketing      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

Learn about careers in a call center with this video.

The video is approximate... Learn More »

A career interview with Lori Dever at Industrial Sales & Manufacturing

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This video shows another career path in manufacturing as a Workforce Development ... Learn More »

A Career Interview with Nicholas A. Andes, PE Plant Reliability Specialist

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This is an interview with Nicholas A. Andes who discusses his career as PE Plant ... Learn More »

A Career as a Mechanical Engineer

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
In partnership with the NWPA Job Connect, IU5 established connections with professionals from all of the 16 Career Clusters and developed virtual career experiences by recording career interviews.

This video features Patrick Donoughe, Mechanical E... Learn More »

A Career interview in the Logistics Industry

Industry: Transportation, Distribution & Logistics      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
In partnership with the NWPA Job Connect, IU5 established connections with professionals from all of the 16 Career Clusters and developed virtual career experiences by recording career interviews.

This video in an interview with Julie Slomski from... Learn More »

A Career Interview with Bethany Eppig from NASA

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit developed virtual career experiences by identifying careers and local participating employees and recording career interviews.

This career interview is a fascinating look at careers in the STEM industries and... Learn More »

A Career Interview with Project Engineer, Neil Pergar

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
In partnership with the NWPA Job Connect, IU5 established connections with professionals from all of the 16 Career Clusters and developed virtual career experiences by recording career interviews.

This Project Engineer at US Steel shares about his... Learn More »

Career Interview with a Vibration Analyst

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
In partnership with the NWPA Job Connect, IU5 established connections with professionals from all of the 16 Career Clusters and developed virtual career experiences by recording career interviews.

This is an interview with Brian Hronchek, CMRP, RE... Learn More »

Human Services virtual Pathway Information Session

Posted by Erie Together
Industry: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resource      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
On February 16, 2021, Erie Together facilitated a virtual "Pathway Information Session". This virtual event featured careers in hospitality & tourism, counseling, education, food service and meat cutting. Opening remarks were shared by the executive... Learn More »

MFG Union City Workplace Tour

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
Tour of Molded Fiber Glass Companies - a 65+ year old fiberglass manufacturing company located in Union City, PA. The tour will focus on the various molding process and the different careers offered including management positions.
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MFG Union City Cooperative Education

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Co-Op Job
Audience: K12
Molded Fiber Glass is accepting applications from students to work here under their school's cooperative education program. We positions available in the Finishing department. This experience would include opportunities to work one- on-one with a ski... Learn More »

Live Chat with the Director of Diversity & Inclusion

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This is an opportunity for you to schedule a virtual conversation via Zoom, or other similar platform for students to offer questions directly to Megan and learn more about her career and her role as the Director of Diversity & Inclusion at Thomas P.... Learn More »

Virtual Career Interview with Director of Diversity & Inclusion

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Megan is the director of Diversity & Inclusion, but wears many hats in her role at Thomas P. Miller & Associates. This is a virtual career experience that will provide you with some background on Megan, as well as information regarding her current ca... Learn More »

Business Outreach Program

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
The Black School of Business at Penn State Behrend is providing exciting opportunities to connect educators and their students with business professionals. Their new, dynamic Business Outreach Program is designed to enhance classroom curriculum by pr... Learn More »

Healthcare Career Ladder

Posted by Erie Together
Industry: Health Science      Type: Lesson Plan
Audience: Both
At the request of the Erie County Career Pathways Alliance, Erie Together and Northwest Tri-County Intermediate Unit #5 developed career ladders, associated lesson plans and activities for two careers in healthcare: Personal Care Aide and Phlebotomis... Learn More »

Agency Jen, a Career Interview in Graphic Design and Marketing

Posted by Agency Jen, LLC
Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This is a career interview with Jenny Poff. Educated in graphic design and fine arts, Jenny has created and reinvented her own business to suit her needs, the needs of her family and the economy. Learn about her career evolution as well as a create a... Learn More »

Live Chat with Agency Jen

Posted by Agency Jen, LLC
Industry: Marketing      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
Jenny Poff has reinvented her graphic design business a couple of times, allowing it to grow and evolve with business trends and community needs. Here is an opportunity to ask her about it!
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Coast Guard Careers

Industry: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This video is a career interview with Captain Lexia Littlejohn, of the U.S. Coast Guard. Learn about her experiences rising in rank in one of our nation's military branches. Learn More »

Arts & Communication Virtual Pathway Information Session

Posted by Erie Together
Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
This is a recorded virtual Pathway Information Session facilitated by Erie Together, focusing on careers in arts administration, the performing arts, audio and visual technology and communication Learn More »

Virtual Entrepreneurship Information Session

Posted by Erie Together
Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
The Erie County Career Pathways Alliance hosted a virtual Pathway Information Session focusing on entrepreneurship. This is video is the recorded session and features both developing and accomplished local entrepreneurs. Learn More »

A Career Interview featuring several roles in Social Work

Industry: Human Services      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This video is a career interview with Carla Storrs, the Director of Client Services at Mercy Center For Women. She wears "many hats" but client care is always at the top of her list. Watch this video to learn more about careers in social work. Learn More »

Live Chat with Carla Storrs, LSW

Industry: Human Services      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
After reading the Career Street Career Interview of Carla Storrs, and watching the career interview video (a previous experience on Career Street), students have an opportunity to have a live chat (via Zoom on another acceptable platform) with Carla ... Learn More »

A Career Interview with the Executive Director

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This is a recorded career interview with the executive director of Community Access Media.

This 22 minute video is best for 7-12th grades. Learn More »

Live Chat with the Executive Director

Industry: Arts, A/V Tech & Communications      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This is an opportunity to connect with the executive director to follow up after watching the recorded career interview. Students can prepare by reading Jacob Bartko's CSCI, posted under "Resources", watching the recorded interview and developing car... Learn More »

Career Interview and Conversation about Careers as a Social Worker

Industry: Human Services      Type: Virtual
Audience: K12
This is a recorded career interview and conversation with a local social working who has risen through the ranks and is now an administrator. Learn about her career journey by watching this 40 minute video. Learn More »

Job Shadow/Observation

Industry: Health Science      Type: Job Shadow
Audience: K12
This is an oportunity for students, ages 16 learn about the related careers in occupation, physical and speech therapies, while interacting with the therapists and observing their process with patients. Learn More »

Monacella Massage & Kinesiology LLC

Industry: Human Services      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: Both
A guided tour of Monacella Massage & Kinesiology located in the historic Renaissance Centre in downtown Erie, PA. Students will see the massage session rooms, supply room, lobby, breakroom & office. We have the ability to meet in the Radius Co-Workin... Learn More »

Career Interview with a Software Engineer

Industry: Information Technology      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
Business Owner and software engineer, Paul Sherer discusses how he developed his business at the age of 16 and why he continued as a software engineer, even after graduation from college with a completely different degree.

Paul is willing to sched... Learn More »

Career Interview with an Occupational Therapist

Industry: Health Science      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
This virtual experience is a 21 minute video of a career interview with Michelle Miduszewski, a local occupational therapist. Michelle owns her own practice, which also offers physical and speech therapy. Learn about a career in occupational therapy,... Learn More »

Live Chat with a Software Engineer and Web Developer

Industry: Information Technology      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
This is an opportunity to have a conversation with a local web developer and entrepreneur. Paul is willing to connect with your students via a communication network that works best for you (Zoom, Teams, etc) and answer questions they may have about t... Learn More »

Software Engineer Career Interview

Industry: Information Technology      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
Business Owner and software engineer, Paul Sherer discusses how he developed his business at the age of 16 and why he continued as a software engineer, even after graduation from college with a completely different degree.

Paul is willing to sched... Learn More »

Live Chat with Software Engineer and Web Developer

Industry: Information Technology      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
This is an opportunity to have a conversation with a local web developer and entrepreneur. Paul is willing to connect with your students via a communication network that works best for you (Zoom, Teams, etc) and answer questions they may have about t... Learn More »

A Career Interview with a Local Businesswoman

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
This is a 22 minute video interview with a well known local businesswoman. Watch and learn about her career path, the choices she's made, and the rewards and challenges of owning your own business. Learn More »

Live Chat with a Local Business Woman

Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Virtual
Audience: Both
This is an opportunity for you to virtually connect with a local business owner and ask her the question you have about her career choices and her business. Learn More »

Tour

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: K12
State of the art CNC machining facility available for tour. Also have a "museum" on the property featuring a belt driven machine shop from the late 1800s. Learn More »

Tour Ellwood National Forge

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Workplace Tour
Audience: Both

Classroom Speaker from Ellwood National Forge

Industry: Manufacturing      Type: Career Speaker
Audience: Both

Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week - Week 4

Date August 1st, 2021 to August 6th, 2021
Industry: Business Management & Administration      Type: Career Camp
Audience: K12
This summer, high school sophomores and juniors from all across Pennsylvania will once again have the opportunity to participate in Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week (PFEW). PFEW is an award-winning week-long summer economics education program. It is... Learn More »