Genesee Community College's Annual Spring Job Fair Features Several Career Advancement Opportunities

Genesee Community College is pleased to announce another exciting Job Fair with over 40 companies expected on Thursday, April 16, 2009 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the College’s centrally located William Stuart Forum. Genesee’s Career and Transfer Center continues to solicit businesses from all types of industries to join the popular, three-hour event that introduces potential new employees to employers, and also provides businesses an opportunity to present their trade and services to the local community. Any company interested in attending the Job Fair should call (585) 345-6888 to register immediately. The following employers are scheduled to be in attendance:

  • ARC of Livingston-Wyoming
  • Ahtna Technical Services, Inc. (ATSI)
  • ATB Staffing Services
  • AXA Advisors
  • Batavia Muckdogs Baseball Team
  • C.P. Rochester
  • Comfort Inn
  • DePaul
  • Duplicating Consultants, Inc.
  • E.G.W. Personnel
  • ESL Federal Credit Union
  • Financial Architects - MassMututal
  • Five Star Bank
  • Genesee ARC
  • Genesee Area Family YMCA (Camp Hough)
  • Genesee Community College
  • Genesee County AmeriCorps
  • Genesee County Career Center
  • Genesee County Sheriff's Department
  • Lifetime Assistance
  • Maurices
  • New York Army National Guard
  • New York State Department of Agriculture & Markets
  • Office Team
  • Pioneer Credit Recovery, Inc.
  • Professional Driver Institute
  • Roberts Wesleyan College - Division of  Adult Professional Studies
  • Rochester City Police Department
  • Darien Lake
  • SUNY Brockport Army ROTC
  • The Advocacy Center
  • U. S. Department of Agriculture
  • U.S. Air Force
  • U.S. Air Force Reserve
  • U.S. Army and Army Reserve
  • U.S. Border Patrol
  • U.S. Marine Corps.
  • U.S. Navy
  • WBTA 1490 AM
  • WNY AmeriCorps
  • West Asset Management
  • Wilson Farms
  • YWCA of Genesee County
“We expect the job fair this spring to be very successful,” John McGowan, Career Center Coordinator said. “There are a lot of students and local community members that are looking for jobs. Whether it’s from layoffs or, more simply, people need a change of employment, we are providing an excellent opportunity for job seekers to meet with potential employers.”

The College is also hosting the annual spring four-year College Transfer Fair, which will allow students interested in transferring to a baccalaureate college to explore options to further their education, on Thursday, April 2 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM in the Forum at the Batavia Campus.

In addition to these events, Genesee Community College’s Career and Transfer Center sponsors several preparatory job search workshops, such as Resume & Cover Letter Writing and Credential File & Interviewing Skills. The workshops are FREE and open to the general public. A complete list of upcoming workshop dates and times can be found at To attend the workshops, students and community members MUST register in advance by calling the Student Activities Office at (585) 343-0055 ext. 6261.