Career Services

What is an Opportunity Fair?

Fall 2018 Opportunity Fair Flyer
Fall 2018 Opportunity Fair

OVER 50 EMPLOYERS & UNIVERSITIES WHO WANT YOU! 

What is the Opportunity Fair?

Every semester students, community members, and businesses are invited to learn and share information on job openings, internships and/or service learning opportunities in ALL types of careers. COME EXPLORE, LEARN and PREPARE! The event has been revamped to create a more engaging, meaningful experience for our participants. Engage in all four zones: Employer, Transfer, LinkedIn Photo booth, and sign up for Maricopa CareerLink!

Students, Community Members, and Faculty can: 

  • Chat with employers about current jobs, internships, or volunteer openings 
  • Do ON-THE-SPOT interviews with local companies 
  • Learn more about businesses and organizations in the community 
  • Learn about the MANY options you have in your career! 
  • Take a LinkedIn headshot for your profile. LinkedIn is the #1 social media job site! 
  • Sign up for Maricopa CareerLink, a career management tool just for YOU to view and apply for a variety of jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities in the state! 

Career/Job/Internship Seekers should: 

  • Visit the Career and Transfer Center to create/update your resume and cover letter (FREE to students, community members, staff, and faculty!)
  • Print copies of your resume to hand out to employers at the Opportunity Fair 
  • Dress in "Business" or "Business Casual" Attire for the event (first impressions matter!)

When is this happening? 

Date: Wednesday, April 10th 

Location: Estrella Mountain Community College, 3000 N Dysart Rd, Avondale, AZ 853929

Time: 9:00am-1:00pm 

Free and open to the public! Campus parking is ample, convenient and free.