Government Career Fair Planned Nov. 6 at SWOSU


An impressive list of agencies is scheduled to appear at Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s 4th annual Government Career Fair coming up Thursday, November 6, on the Weatherford campus.

The career fair will be held from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the Memorial Student Center Ballroom. Everyone is invited.

Tiffany Hawkins, assistant director of career services at SWOSU, said the United States Department of Labor-Wage & Hour Division will have a booth and show students/participants how to search and apply for federal and government jobs on

Also, the SWOSU Al Harris Library will have a booth set up to share information about creative ways to conduct a job search.

Hawkins said juniors and seniors at SWOSU are encouraged to attend but all students are welcome.  The event is also open to the public.  Professional attire is strongly encouraged.  Among the fair participants are:

  • Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives-All Majors
  • Department of Human Services-Social Work, Psychology, Behavioral Education
  • Department of Rehabilitation-All Majors
  • Farm Service Agency-Agricultural related, Information Technology, Business
  • Indian Health Services-Nursing, Pharmacy, Other Health Care
  • Lawton Indian Hospital-Nursing, Other Health Care
  • National Park Service-Washita Battlefield-All Majors
  • Office of Personnel Management-Business, HR, IT, Counseling
  • Oklahoma City Police Department-All Majors
  • Oklahoma Department of Corrections-All Majors
  • Oklahoma Highway Patrol-All Majors
  • Oklahoma State Auditor-Accounting, Business
  • Oklahoma State Parks-Parks and Recreation Management
  • Oklahoma Tax Commission-Accounting, Finance, Business, IT
  • Social Security Administration-All Majors
  • U.S. Army Healthcare-Pre-professional Health Care, Biology, Chemistry, Nursing
  • U.S. Dept. of Justice, Federal Bureau of Prisons-Criminal Justice, Medical, Accounting
  • U.S. Department of Labor-OSHA-All Majors
  • U.S. Department of Labor-Wage & Hour Division
  • U.S. Geological Survey-All Majors
  • U.S. Marine Corps-All Majors
  • U.S. Probation-Criminal Justice, Sociology, Psychology
  • U.S. Public Health Service Indian Health Services-Biology, Pre-Pharmacy, Pharmacy, Allied Health Sciences
  • U.S. Public Health Service/Indian Health Services-Nursing, Pharmacy, Engineering
  • U.S. Secret Service-All Majors