Algarve, Portugal 14-19 October 2018

Career Events

IMATA is once again offering its popular career events program for registered attendees at the annual IMATA conference.

 

As part of the program, IMATA will host the following career events as outlined below:

 

Resume Review Workshop

Monday, 15 October

The resume review workshop is a must for those looking to enter the animal training field or for anyone interested in further developing their resume/C.V. Workshop participants will have the opportunity to casually discuss their resume/C.V. with experienced personnel in the marine mammal training industry. Attendee will receive guidance regarding general content, format  and advice on what a prospective employer may or may not value in a resume/C.V. Participants  should plan to bring a least one printed copy of their resume/C.V. for review.

 

IMPORTANT: Due to the popularity of this workshop, the reviews are set by appointment and are run in 5-minute intervals to accommodate as many participants as possible. Appointments may be scheduled prior to the conference by contacting Robyn Trainor (workshop coordinator) via email at:  rtrainor@dolphinquest.com. Appointments are limited  and are filled on a first-come, first-served basis; make your appointment as soon as possible. This workshop is included with conference registration for those attendees registered for Monday, 15 October.

 

Interview Skills Workshop

Monday, 15 October

Learn helpful suggestions to improve your interview skills. Now is your chance to get hands on experience to help you get your dream job! No reservations required and all are welcome to attend. This workshop is included with conference registration for those attendees registered for Monday, 15 October

 

Career Fair

Tuesday, 16 October

Whether you are an organization seeking to hire or an attendee jockeying for your dream job, this is the event for you! The fair will be rich with various zoos, aquariums, and facilities showcasing their organization and collecting resumes for positions in training/research/education or internships. This is a great place to bring your newly revised resume/C.V. to meet potential employers face to face. This workshop is included with conference registration for those attendees registered for [date]. Organizations planning to attend the event should reserve a table for the event by contacting Robyn Trainor (career fair coordinator) via email at:  rtrainor@dolphinquest.com.