Genesee Community College is pleased to announce another exciting Job Fair with over 35 companies expected on Tuesday, April 13, 2010 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:
Byrncliff Resort & Conference Center
Department of Homeland Security – ICE – DRO
ESL Federal Credit Union
Five Star Bank
Genesee Area Family YMCA (Camp Hough)
Genesee County Americorps
Genesee County Career Center
Genesee County Sheriff’s Department
Genesee Region Independent Living Center, Inc.
Hyatt Regency Rochester
New York State Police
Pier 45 at the Port
Pioneer Credit Recovery, Inc.
Professional Driver Institute
Rochester City Police Department
Rochester Psychiatric Center
Rochester Riverside Convention Center
Social Security Administration
Stepping Stones Learning Center
SUNY Brockport Army ROTC
The Bank of Castile
U.S. Department of Agriculture – NRCS
U.S. Air Force
U.S. Army & Army Reserve
U.S. Marine Corps
“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 4-Year College Transfer Fair, which will allow students interested in transferring to a baccalaureate college to explore options to further their education, on Wednesday, March 31 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 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 www.genesee.edu/ctc. To attend the workshops students and community members MUST register in advance by calling the Student Activities Office at (585) 343-0055 ext. 6261.