Career Fairs

​​​​​​​​​​​Coming Soon: 2022-2023 Career Fair Schedule!

The DMACC Career Center has concluded its career fair schedule for the 2021-2022 academic year. We are currently working on setting dates/times for our 2022-2023 events. Our tentative event lineup at the Ankeny campus includes:

Fall Semester
Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering Tech Career Fair
Business & IT Internship Fair
Nursing & CNA Career Fair
Part-Time Job Fair

Spring Semester
Auto Mechanics Career Fair
Business Career Fair
Fire & EMS Career Fair
Healthcare & Public Service Career Fair
IT Career Fair


To receive email updates about our events, please click here to fill out our career fair interest form.

Additional Career Fair Contacts

There are additional career fairs each year that are not hosted by the Career Center. Please contact our colleagues listed below if you are interested in receiving more information about their 2022-2023 events:

Agribusiness Career Day

  • The Agribusiness department hosts a full-day career event every Fall

  • Contact: Andrea Rouse at

Criminal Justice Career Fair

Diesel Tech Career Fair

  • The Diesel Tech department hosts a career fair every Fall

  • Contact: Shea Parsons at

Evelyn K. Davis Center for Working Families

West Campus

  • The West Campus hosts an internship fair (Fall semester) and a career fair (Spring semester)

  • Contact: Dr. Jill Friestad-Tate at​

​Coming Soon - 2019-2020 Career Fairs

Check back this summer for details about 2019-2020 career fairs. Questions about career events can be directed to the DMACC Career Center at

​Advertise Your Job Openings on DMACC's College Central Network

Employers can post opportunities for free on the DMACC Career Center's College Central Network website. Through your account on the site, you can post openings for our students and alumni to view. Some employers* may also be granted access to search the site’s resume database. To register, click on the link provided and follow the on-screen prompts to create an employer account.

*Employer users who are recruiting directly for their own organization may be granted access to the database of student and alumni resumes on our College Central Network website. While we welcome registrations and postings from third-party recruiters and private citizens on our College Central Network site, we do not grant resume database access to these types of users.

View DMACC's full policy​ on disseminating job and internship postings to students and alumni. 

Job Posting & Distributing Print Materials on DMACC Campuses

Please email electronic copies of promotional materials (e.g. flyers, posters, handbills) to or mail printed copies to:

DMACC Career Center
Building 5 - Student Services
Des Moines Area Community College
2006 South Ankeny Boulevard
Ankeny, Iowa 50023

Off-Campus Recruiting Events

If your organization is hosting a recruiting event (open interviews, company tour, etc.) that you would like to promote to DMACC job seekers, please send the details of your event to us at We will gladly share the information with our student and alumni job seekers.​