Genesee Community College Hosts Annual Spring Health Careers Job Fair

Students, Educators, Employers and Community Members Welcomed

Batavia, New York —Genesee Community College will host a Job Fair dedicated to careers in the health career industry on Thursday, March 21, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at the College’s centrally located William Stuart Forum. The event is designed to introduce potential new employees to employers, and also provides health care businesses an opportunity to present their trade and services to the local community. Over 25 local and regional health care companies and four year schools will be available to answer questions, accept resumes and distribute material relating to their company / school. Nursing, Physical Therapy Assistants and Respiratory Care, Polysomnographic Technology, Veterinary Technician, and Fitness and Recreation Management businesses will all be represented.

As of February 26, 2013, the following employer representatives will be available to distribute career information and other printed materials, answer questions, and receive resumes (this list is subject to change):

Catholic Health System, Buffalo
Companion Care of Rochester
Erie County Medical Center, Buffalo
Fidelis Care, Getzville
Finger Lakes DDSO – Nursing, Rochester
Finger Lakes DDSO – Phys. Therapy, Rochester
Genesee County Health Department, Batavia
HCR Home Care, Rochester
Highland Hospital, Rochester
HomeCare & Hospice, Olean
Lifetime Assistance, Rochester
Lifetime Care, Rochester
Monroe Community Hospital, Rochester
NYS Veterans Home at Batavia
Olean General Hospital / Bradford Regional Medical Center
Orleans Community Health, Medina
Precision Scribes, Las Cruces, NM
Rehab Resources & Little Lukes, Oswego
Rochester General Hospital, Rochester
Unity Health System, Rochester
University of Rochester Medical Center, Strong Memorial Hospital - Physical Therapy Dept
WNY DDSO at West Seneca, Hamburg

The following 4-year colleges will be available to discuss their RN to BSN programs (this list is subject to change):

Daemen College, Amherst
Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ
Keuka College – Accelerated Studies for Adults Program, Keuka
Niagara University – Department of Nursing, Niagara University
Roberts Wesleyan College, Rochester
St. John Fisher College – Wegman’s, School of Nursing, Rochester
SUNY Delhi School of Nursing, Delhi
The College at Brockport – Army ROTC, Brockport
The College Network, Indianapolis, IN
Trocaire College, Buffalo
University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester

“With the increasing need for qualified health care professionals, this Health Careers Job Fair gives students and employers a great opportunity to connect,” John McGowan, Career Services Center Coordinator said.

The job fair is FREE and open to the general public. For a current listing of registered employers / schools, please visit the Career Services Web page at Employers interested in attending the fair should contact the Career Services office at 585-345-6888 to register for this event.

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