Construction Interviewing Day

Photo: Construction Interviewing Day

Date: March 9, 2018

Location: LSU Student Union - Royal Cotillion Ballroom

*Schedule of Events:  

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM – Interviews, pre-scheduled

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM - Open Networking Hour for students to learn more about the organizations present, make contacts, and speak to employers about any interview opportunities that may still be available. This is the final opportunity to make changes to your CID interview schedule.

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM – Interviews

1:00 PM – 4:30 PM - Interviews

*Click here to download the CID Important Deadlines for Students.

Employers recruit students in Construction Management and Civil and Industrial Engineering for full-time, part-time, internship, and co-op positions.

Construction Interviewing Day (CID) connects students and alumni in Construction Management and Civil and Industrial Engineering with employers recruiting for full-time, part-time, internship and co-op positions.


Thank you to our Construction Interviewing Day Sponsors: 

Barriere Construction Company | CORE ConstructionDPR Construction, Inc. | Fluor | Hensel Phelps Construction Company | The Lemoine Company | Triad Electric & Controls


Participating organizations will choose which students and alumni to interview from among those who submit resumes for consideration. What does this mean for you?

Only students who are "preselected" will be able to schedule interviews. Click here to download the CID Important Deadlines for Students.

Students will not be allowed to add interviews based on vacant time slots--all interviews will be added by recruiters.

Visit the public events calendar and select LSU Spring 2018 Construction Interviewing Day. You will be redirected to the Careers2Geaux event overview page - scroll down and select the "See Who's Coming" link. You can also download the Careers by Symplicity app through the App Store for iPhone or Google Play for Android. Search Louisiana State University and then use the app to browse events, search jobs and even more. It's Careers2Geaux at your fingertips! #GeauxGetHired



Employer Information

Registration Information

To register, log into Careers2Geaux, select the "Spring 2018 Construction Interviewing Day is currently active"  link on the right side of the welcome screen, and complete the registration form.

If you do not already have a Careers2Geaux account, go to our public events calendar and click the "Participant Registration" link for the Spring 2017 Construction Interviewing Day. On the following page, click the "Proceed to Registration Form" link under "new participants."


Refund Policy
Download the Event Refund, Cancellation and Weather Policy here.


Fee structure

All registration fees include admission for up to two recruiters and one 6-foot or 8-foot table (depending on attendance).

  • $300 for one table/schedule (includes lunch & parking pass for two recruiters)
  • Additional table/schedule $50 each (limit: one additional table)
  • Additional recruiters $30 (includes lunch & parking pass)

Please review the CID Employer Registration Phases Information Sheet for registration details

Through Feb. 2: Regular registration and pre-select ends. You must register and have your job posted by Feb. 2, in order to participate in the pre-selection process. 

Feb. 3 - Feb. 23: If you register during this period you will have an "open" schedule where qualifying students will sign-up directly to your posting.

Feb. 24 - Mar. 6: If you register during this period you will be sent a batch of résumés so you can contact students directly about filling interview slots. 



Event sponsorship

Become an event sponsor for $650. You can sign-up to be an event sponsor during the registration process.


Benefits of sponsorship:

  • Prime placement at the event.
  • Name and/or logo included on the event web pages for both the student and employer side, in Careers2Geaux, and in e-newsletters sent out to all students.
  • Recognition at the event by the speaker delivering the lunch address.
  • Name and/or logo highlighted on event signage and on the recruiter handout.



Employer Resources



Student Resources

Important Dates & Instructions

What to Wear

Résumé Sample 1

Résumé Sample 2

Questions from Past CID Participants

Research Worksheet


Registration Questions?

Amy Pogue, Events Coordinator

General information questions?

Blake Winchell, Manager, Job Search