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 25 companies expected on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the College’s centrally located William Stuart Forum.

Genesee Community College is pleased to announce another exciting Job Fair with over 25 companies expected on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the College’s centrally located William Stuart Forum. Genesee’s Career Services 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. This event is sponsored by WBTA AM1490. 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:

  • Affordable Payroll
  • Camp Wyomoco
  • City of Batavia Youth Bureau
  • Darien Lake
  • ESL Federal Credit Union
  • Geico
  • Genesee ARC
  • Genesee Area Family YMCA (Camp Hough)
  • Genesee County Personnel Department
  • Hyatt Regency Rochester
  • Living Opportunities of DePaul
  • Maurices
  • NYS Department of Agriculture
  • NYS Police
  • NYS Unified Court System – Buffalo Office
  • Professional Driver Institute
  • SUNY Brockport ROTC
  • The Arc of Monroe
  • US Army & Army Reserve
  • US Department of Agriculture
  • US Department of Homeland Security
  • US Marines Corps
  • Verizon Wireless
  • WBTA AM 1490
  • Western New York AmeriCorps

“Once again, we anticipate that our Spring Job Fair will provide an excellent opportunity for job seekers and employers to connect,” John McGowan, Career Center coordinator said. “As the economy continues its gradual uptick—we hope everyone in the market for a job or with a job opportunity will attend. This is an excellent opportunity for job seekers to meet with potential employers.”

In addition to the Job Fair, Genesee Community College’s Career Services 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/career. To attend the workshops students and community members MUST register in advance by calling the Career Services Office at (585) 345-6888 or registering on-line (see the events page).

Potential employees are also encouraged to review GCC’s Job Tips overview which offers excellent guidelines to develop strong interviewing skills and tips on interfacing with potential employers. Go to: http://www.genesee.edu/_content/depts/career/events/JobTips.pdf


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