Job Shadow Day

Miami Job Shadow Day August 15, 2019

Join Us on August 15, 2019!

Explore the world of work through a one day, on-site experience with a Career Center endorsed employer. Thoroughly complete the application process (outlined below) to ensure your experience will be aligned with your field of interest. You are encouraged to explore the participating employers online to get a full understanding of their operations. Once you have been accepted to the program, Career Center staff will uniquely hand-match you with an employer and a Job Shadow Day contact.

If you have questions about this process, the employers or other topics, please email jobshadow@MiamiOH.edu.

It is important that you only apply to the Job Shadow Day if you are 100% certain you will be available August 15 and are able to secure transportation to and from your assigned job shadow site. The schedule of your shadow experience will vary depending on the company you visit. Common activities include office tours, observing work activities and meetings, networking sessions, meeting employees, informational interviews and direct hands-on experience.

Chicago
Cincinnati

Crowe LLP is a public accounting, consulting and technology firm with offices around the world. Crowe uses its deep industry expertise to provide audit services to public and private entities. The firm and its subsidiaries also help clients make smart decisions that lead to lasting value with its tax, advisory and consulting services. Crowe is recognized by many organizations as one of the best places to work in the U.S. As an independent member of Crowe Global, one of the largest global accounting networks in the world, Crowe serves clients worldwide. The network consists of more than 200 independent accounting and advisory services firms in more than 130 countries around the world.

Visit Crowe online at crowe.com.

Shadow at the Chicago Office

At Crowe, we deliver quality through deep specialization and innovation. We hire people who share our values, maintain strong relationships, and bring ideas to the table.

An unwavering commitment to delivering better solutions to the industry is the driving force fueling Coyote’s global expansion. Always improving, always growing.

Logistics never stops evolving. Neither does Coyote. They don't just move freight. They move business with expertise and integrity. And that’s why they're committed to delivering smarter supply chain solutions and strategic insights that drive the success of our shippers and carriers around the globe.

Visit Coyote Logistics online at coyote.com.

Shadow at the Chicago Office

The culture is built on a team environment that welcomes challenges and celebrates success. While the work is intense, the dress code is casual—and they know how to blow off steam. Tour the facility and meet employees working in Technology, Sales, Marketing, Customer Operations and more.

Genesis Technologies is an industry leader in document management hardware, software and services solutions. For over 27 years, they have been helping companies increase productivity, streamline processes and reduce document management costs. As one of the nation's most notable managed print services providers, they specialize in workflow assessment and infrastructure optimization.

Visit Genesis Technologies online at genesistechnologies.com.

Shadow at the Chicago Office

Employees are the foundation of their business and they provide a workplace environment that strikes a balance between work and fun. Genesis is noted for its integrity and grounded values. They invest the time and the resources to continually improve their environment and the culture of the company. Interact with fields of interest relating to IT Services, Technology, Customer Service, Business Development, Sales and more.

Crowe

Crowe LLP is a public accounting, consulting and technology firm with offices around the world. Crowe uses its deep industry expertise to provide audit services to public and private entities. The firm and its subsidiaries also help clients make smart decisions that lead to lasting value with its tax, advisory and consulting services. Crowe is recognized by many organizations as one of the best places to work in the U.S. As an independent member of Crowe Global, one of the largest global accounting networks in the world, Crowe serves clients worldwide. The network consists of more than 200 independent accounting and advisory services firms in more than 130 countries around the world.

Visit Crowe online at crowe.com.

Shadow at the Chicago Office

At Crowe, we deliver quality through deep specialization and innovation. We hire people who share our values, maintain strong relationships, and bring ideas to the table.

Coyote Logistics

An unwavering commitment to delivering better solutions to the industry is the driving force fueling Coyote’s global expansion. Always improving, always growing.

Logistics never stops evolving. Neither does Coyote. They don't just move freight. They move business with expertise and integrity. And that’s why they're committed to delivering smarter supply chain solutions and strategic insights that drive the success of our shippers and carriers around the globe.

Visit Coyote Logistics online at coyote.com.

Shadow at the Chicago Office

The culture is built on a team environment that welcomes challenges and celebrates success. While the work is intense, the dress code is casual—and they know how to blow off steam. Tour the facility and meet employees working in Technology, Sales, Marketing, Customer Operations and more.

Genesis Technologies

Genesis Technologies is an industry leader in document management hardware, software and services solutions. For over 27 years, they have been helping companies increase productivity, streamline processes and reduce document management costs. As one of the nation's most notable managed print services providers, they specialize in workflow assessment and infrastructure optimization.

Visit Genesis Technologies online at genesistechnologies.com.

Shadow at the Chicago Office

Employees are the foundation of their business and they provide a workplace environment that strikes a balance between work and fun. Genesis is noted for its integrity and grounded values. They invest the time and the resources to continually improve their environment and the culture of the company. Interact with fields of interest relating to IT Services, Technology, Customer Service, Business Development, Sales and more.

Experience the largest health care system and the fourth largest employer in Ohio. More than 34,000 employees are united by one Mission. They're working together to make health care easier for patients and to make lives better — mind, body and spirit.

Visit Mercy Health online at mercy.com.

Shadow at the Corporate Office

Interested in learning more about the Healthcare Industry? Students will have the opportunity to engage with Mercy Health employees across a variety of business or health care administration functions: HR, Marketing & Communications, Finance & Accounting, Supply Chain, Information Technology, Quality, Population Health, and more! Students will also learn more about the healthcare industry, how Mercy Health delivers care to our patients and the work Mercy Health does to give back to the community!

Shadow at the Hospitals (West & Fairfield)

Meet with executive leadership, learn about hospital operations, tour departments and meet with select physicians. Many fields of interest overlap in the health care industry. Explore how your interests could lead to a career path in Pre-Med, Nursing, Physical Therapy and more.

Founded in 2017, Helium SEO is an engineering-focused Search Engine Optimization company that uses artificial intelligence to improve the quality and leads of our clients' websites. We also design digital ad campaigns and full websites. They have been recognized as one of the most successful startups in Cincinnati.

Visit Helium SEO online at helium-seo.com.

Shadow at the Corporate Office

Experience first-hand how one of the most innovative companies in Cincinnati is using artificial intelligence to blur the lines between engineering and digital marketing within the Search Engine Optimization space.

Kroger is the largest supermarket chain in the United States (by revenue), the second-largest general retailer and the seventeenth largest company in the United States. Kroger is also the fifth-largest retailer in the world and the third largest American-owner private employer in the United States. Kroger is ranked #17 on the Fortune 500 rankings of the largest United States corporations by total revenue.

Visit Kroger online at kroger.com.

Shadow at the Corporate Office

The Kroger Supply Chain team supports distribution operations, transportation logistics, replenishment, E-commerce, data analytics, machine learning/artificial intelligence, and so much more. We are an industry-leading team of technical experts that focuses on leveraging our strengths to provide the best possible experience for our customers.

The David J. Joseph Company (DJJ), founded in 1885, is a world leader in scrap metal recycling & trading. With over 80 locations, DJJ is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nucor Corporation (NUE), a Fortune 200 Company.

Visit DJJ online at djj.com.

Shadow at Various Locations

Students will have the opportunity to shadow in one of the following business units:

  • Downtown Cincinnati with the finance team
  • Newport on the Levee with the River Metals Recycling team
  • At the U-Pull & Pay salvage yard in Cincinnati

We are a minority owned business who partners with organizations to provide opportunities for growth and improvement by placing qualified individuals with the right employers.

Visit Hyur online at hyur.com.

Shadow at the Corporate Office

HYUR is a full-service recruiting agency in Cincinnati, OH. HYUR specializes full-cycle recruitment of manufacturing, skilled-trades, engineering and healthcare. Students can expect to learn recruitment, business-to-business sales and how a start-up business operates during their full day shadow. Students will meet with Senior recruiters, account managers and HYUR's VP and President.

Cengage is the education and technology company built for learners. The company serves the higher education, K-12, professional, library and workforce training markets worldwide. Cengage creates learning experiences that build confidence and momentum toward the future students want. The company is headquartered in Boston, MA. Employees reside in nearly 40 countries with sales in approximately 165 countries and territories around the world.

Visit Cengage online at cengage.com.

Shadow at the Mason, OH Office

Students will have the opportunity to shadow in the following business units in Mason, Ohio: Finance/Accounting, Technology, Product Development and Human Resources.

Mercy Health

Experience the largest health care system and the fourth largest employer in Ohio. More than 34,000 employees are united by one Mission. They're working together to make health care easier for patients and to make lives better — mind, body and spirit.

Visit Mercy Health online at mercy.com.

Shadow at the Corporate Office

Interested in learning more about the Healthcare Industry? Students will have the opportunity to engage with Mercy Health employees across a variety of business or health care administration functions: HR, Marketing & Communications, Finance & Accounting, Supply Chain, Information Technology, Quality, Population Health, and more! Students will also learn more about the healthcare industry, how Mercy Health delivers care to our patients and the work Mercy Health does to give back to the community!

Shadow at the Hospitals (West & Fairfield)

Meet with executive leadership, learn about hospital operations, tour departments and meet with select physicians. Many fields of interest overlap in the health care industry. Explore how your interests could lead to a career path in Pre-Med, Nursing, Physical Therapy and more.

Helium SEO

Founded in 2017, Helium SEO is an engineering-focused Search Engine Optimization company that uses artificial intelligence to improve the quality and leads of our clients' websites. We also design digital ad campaigns and full websites. They have been recognized as one of the most successful startups in Cincinnati.

Visit Helium SEO online at helium-seo.com.

Shadow at the Corporate Office

Experience first-hand how one of the most innovative companies in Cincinnati is using artificial intelligence to blur the lines between engineering and digital marketing within the Search Engine Optimization space.

Kroger

Kroger is the largest supermarket chain in the United States (by revenue), the second-largest general retailer and the seventeenth largest company in the United States. Kroger is also the fifth-largest retailer in the world and the third largest American-owner private employer in the United States. Kroger is ranked #17 on the Fortune 500 rankings of the largest United States corporations by total revenue.

Visit Kroger online at kroger.com.

Shadow at the Corporate Office

The Kroger Supply Chain team supports distribution operations, transportation logistics, replenishment, E-commerce, data analytics, machine learning/artificial intelligence, and so much more. We are an industry-leading team of technical experts that focuses on leveraging our strengths to provide the best possible experience for our customers.

The David J. Joseph Company

The David J. Joseph Company (DJJ), founded in 1885, is a world leader in scrap metal recycling & trading. With over 80 locations, DJJ is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nucor Corporation (NUE), a Fortune 200 Company.

Visit DJJ online at djj.com.

Shadow at Various Locations

Students will have the opportunity to shadow in one of the following business units:

  • Downtown Cincinnati with the finance team
  • Newport on the Levee with the River Metals Recycling team
  • At the U-Pull & Pay salvage yard in Cincinnati

HYUR Staffing

We are a minority owned business who partners with organizations to provide opportunities for growth and improvement by placing qualified individuals with the right employers.

Visit Hyur online at hyur.com.

Shadow at the Corporate Office

HYUR is a full-service recruiting agency in Cincinnati, OH. HYUR specializes full-cycle recruitment of manufacturing, skilled-trades, engineering and healthcare. Students can expect to learn recruitment, business-to-business sales and how a start-up business operates during their full day shadow. Students will meet with Senior recruiters, account managers and HYUR's VP and President.

Cengage

Cengage is the education and technology company built for learners. The company serves the higher education, K-12, professional, library and workforce training markets worldwide. Cengage creates learning experiences that build confidence and momentum toward the future students want. The company is headquartered in Boston, MA. Employees reside in nearly 40 countries with sales in approximately 165 countries and territories around the world.

Visit Cengage online at cengage.com.

Shadow at the Mason, OH Office

Students will have the opportunity to shadow in the following business units in Mason, Ohio: Finance/Accounting, Technology, Product Development and Human Resources.

Application Deadlines

June 25, 2019

  • Preference of employer matching will be given to those who have submitted their online application by June 25, 2019. Complete Step 1 as soon as possible to increase your chances of being accepted. Spots are limited.

July 19, 2019

  • In order to be considered for participation, you must sumbit your application no later than July 19, 2019. The application link will deactivate at midnight on July 20, 2019.

Participation Steps

Step 1: Submit online application form.
(Anxiously await your acceptance email...)

Step 2: Once accepted, you will receive your employer match. Confirm attendance within 72 hours of receipt.

Step 3: Complete online training and send resume.
(No resume? Don't worry! You'll be paired with a Career Advisor to walk you through step-by-step.)

Step 4: Personalized introduction to your Job Shadow Contact at your matched employer.

Step 5: Attend your Job Shadow Day!

Step 6: Submit the Job Shadow Reflection Survey.

Step 7: Meet with your Career Advisor upon returning to campus via priority scheduling. Update your resume with your new career experience and receive your Job Shadow Day attendance certificate.