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ANAHEIM/OC JOB FAIR AND EXPO SET FOR JUNE 11 AT THE ANAHEIM CONVENTION CENTER
200 employers offering 3,000 jobs, workshops, resume reviews and special resources for veterans
ANAHEIM, Calif. (June 4, 2014) – The 2014 Anaheim/OC Job Fair and Expo, to be held on Wednesday, June 11 at the Anaheim Convention Center, will celebrate its sixth anniversary of offering jobs, job assistance and career development resources to thousands of Southern California residents seeking employment or career growth.
Nearly 200 employers offering 3,000 jobs are expected to participate and meet one-on-one with job seekers at this event. In addition, job seekers can take advantage of career skills workshops, resume reviews and access to free Wi-Fi throughout the venue. Admission and parking are also free.
This year’s Job Fair and Expo will offer veterans unique opportunities, including a priority entrance line, a veterans-specific workshop and a dedicated resume review station just for veterans. The Job Fair and Expo opening ceremony will feature a color guard from the California State Honor Guard and an Army reserve officer singing the National Anthem.
Job seekers are encouraged to pre-register at www.AnaheimJobs.com/JobFair2014. To receive free booth space, employers must register at www.anaheimjobs.com/JobFair2014. Please call (714) 765-4350 for assistance. In addition, AnaheimJobs serves as a year-round resource for job seekers to find employment in Anaheim, and for employers to post job openings.
The Job Fair and Expo is fully supported by the Mayor and City Council, and is being led by Mayor Pro Tem Kris Murray.
The Anaheim Convention Center is located at 800 W. Katella Ave. The Job Fair and Expo will run from 10 a.m. –3 p.m., and take place in Hall E. The Anaheim/OC Job Fair and Expo is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program.
For more information please visit www.anaheimjobs.com.
ABOUT ANAHEIM –The City of Anaheim, founded in 1857, is one of the nation’s premier municipalities and is one of California’s most populous cities. Anaheim covers 50 square miles with more than 346,000 residents and more than 2,900 City employees. The municipal corporation’s annual budget is $1.6 billion. Anaheim supports a thriving business community with companies such as Carl Karcher Enterprises, Inc., L-3 Communications, Pacific Sunwear, and Disneyland Resort. Successful sports franchises call Anaheim home, including Angels Baseball, Anaheim Ducks, the U.S. Men’s National Volleyball Team, and the 2012 Olympic Games Silver Medal winning U.S. Women’s National Volleyball Team. Anaheim also boasts world-class meeting and entertainment venues with the Anaheim Convention Center, LEED-certified and the largest on the west coast, Honda Center, City National Grove of Anaheim, Anaheim GardenWalk, and Angel Stadium of Anaheim. In addition, Anaheim embraces its vibrant cultural arts community, including the world-renowned Anaheim Ballet. Annually, Anaheim welcomes millions of visitors to the city, truly making it where the world comes to live, work and play. For more information, please visit www.anaheim.net.