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200 employers offering 3,500 jobs, workshops, resume reviews and special resources for veterans
ANAHEIM, Calif. (June 2, 2015) – The 2015 Anaheim/OC Job Fair and Expo, to be held on Wednesday, June 17 at the Anaheim Convention Center, will celebrate its seventh anniversary of offering jobs, job assistance and career development resources to thousands of Southern California residents seeking employment or career growth.
More than 200 employers offering 3,500 jobs are expected to participate and meet one-on-one with job seekers at this event, including CKE Restaurants, Inc. Disneyland Resort, First American Financial, Kaiser Permanente, L3 Communications, GBS Linens, Inc., Time Warner Cable, and more. 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.
Added this year for ease and convenience, the Anaheim/OC Job Fair is introducing a new Web Application to facilitate job search efforts. The Web App will be accessible on mobile devices for all job seekers attending the job fair. Job seekers will have the ability to browse employer’s job listings by title, number of job openings, employer table number and websites. If you do not have a smart phone, the free Wi-Fi and Internet Café is available to access the information.
This year’s Job Fair and Expo will offer veterans several resource opportunities, including a priority entrance line, a veterans-specific workshop and a dedicated resume review station just for veterans.
Job seekers are encouraged to pre-register at www.anaheimjobs.com/JobFair2015. To receive free booth space, employers must register at http://www.anaheimjobs.com/JobFair2015. 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 Anaheim Mayor and City Council, and is being led by Council Members Kris Murray and James Vanderbilt.
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 348,000 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; Angel Stadium of Anaheim; and ARTIC (Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center). In addition, Anaheim embraces its vibrant cultural arts community, including the world-renowned Anaheim Ballet. Annually, Anaheim welcomes more than 20 million visitors to the City, truly making it where the world comes to live, work and play. For more information, please visit www.anaheim.net.