Government & Justice Networking Mixer

Government & Justice Networking Mixer logo

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 12:00pm - 2:00PM
UNC Charlotte's Lucas Room (Cone Center)

This event provides students and alumni the opportunity to network with 30 organizations for full-time jobs, part-time jobs and internships. All students, alumni, staff and faculty are encouraged to come and network with professionals from public service, law, justice, think tanks, social services, and government sectors. 



Co-Sponsors: Masters of Public Administration, TELOS, Pre- Law Society Order of Omega, and Student Government Association

Important Information for Candidates

Business Casual is required for this event. Learn how to succeed at the mixer by making an appointment with your career advisor in Hire-A-Niner. All attendees need to have an updated resume uploaded into Hire-A-Niner. All students have the option to opt into a resume book that will be shared with all interested employers who attend the event. 


Employers Attending

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department

Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools

  • Website: http://www.cms.k12.nc.us
  • Position Type(s): Full-Time, Part-Time
  • Positions Available: Non-Instructional positions including our After School Enrichment Program, Finance, Accounting, HR, Teaching Assistants, substitutes and Instructional positions

City of Charlotte - Engineering and Property Management

Clerk of Superior Court

  • Position Type(s): Full-Time
  • Positions Available: Recruiting for Deputy Clerks of Superior Court in Iredell, Mecklenburg and Union Counties.

Elon Law

Gaston County Guardian ad Litem

Greensboro Police Department

Lead for America

  • Website: http://www.lead4america.org
  • Position Type(s): Full-Time
  • Positions Available: We are recruiting for 50-60 paid two-year full-time fellowships in dynamic and high-impact positions in local government in North Carolina and across the country. All majors accepted.

Mecklenburg County Sheriff Office

North Carolina Department of Transportation- NCDOT

  • Website: http://ncdot.gov/careers
  • Position Type(s): Full-Time, Internship
  • Positions Available: Transportation Engineering Associate program Summer Internship Co-ops Apprenticeship

Peace Corps

Piedmont Protective Services

  • Website: http://www.ppsprotects.com
  • Position Type(s): Full-Time, Part-Time
  • Positions Available: Armed and Unarmed Security Officers for both North and South Carolina

Rock Hill Police Department

  • Website: http://www.rhpdrecruit.com
  • Position Type(s): Full-Time
  • Positions Available: We are recruiting all majors for several openings. We have current openings for police officer, dispatcher and correctional officer.

SC Highway Patrol

South Carolina Department of Probation, Parole and Pardon Services

  • Website: http://www.dppps.sc.gov
  • Position Type(s): Full-Time, Internship
  • Positions Available: Probation and Parole Law Enforcement Officer

Town of Indian Trail

U.S. Air Force Reserve

  • Website: http://afreserve.com
  • Position Type(s): Part-Time
  • Positions Available: The Air Force Reserve offers a variety of part-time job opportunities with full-time benefits including tuition assistance and low-cost health insurance. For specific part-time jobs, you may be eligible for a signing bonus of up to $20,000.

U.S. House of Representatives

  • Website: http://adams.house.gov
  • Position Type(s): Internship
  • Positions Available: Anyone interested in interning in a District Congressional Office.

UNC Charlotte Paralegal Certificate Program

United States Air Force

  • Website: http://www.airforce.com
  • Position Type(s): Full-Time
  • Positions Available: All majors for Special Operations (Special Warfare)career opportunities

Frequently Asked Questions

Should I bring a resume?

Yes! This is a great way to meet employers for job, internships and exploring careers.


Are alumni welcome?

Yes! We encourage all alumni to attend.


Is this event open to all majors?

Yes! Any student/alumni whose career interests are in public service, law, justice, think tanks, social services, and government sectors are encouraged to attend.