Career Services

What is an Opportunity Fair?

Fall 2019 Opportunity Fair
Fall 2019 Opportunity Fair


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, October 16th, 2019

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.