Job fairs are held frequently in the Washington DC area and are great places to network, find out about current job openings and learn about future career development possibilities. If you are looking for a new job, attending a job fair will give you the opportunity to meet with representatives from a variety of employers at one time and place.
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Wal-Mart Hiring Centers
Ongoing. Walmart will recruit potential employees for Wal-Mart stores under construction at H and 2nd Streets in NE Washington and on Georgia Avenue in NW Washington. The hiring centers are located at 900 2nd St. NE and 7818 Eastern Ave. NW and will be open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday. Approximately 300 people will be hired for each store. You can also apply online at careers.walmart.com
- Washington Post Engineering, Technology and Security Clearance Career Fair - December 3, 2013, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. The Washington Post Building, 1150 15th Street NW, Washington, DC. U.S. citizenship and a minimum of two years of related industry experience on top of degree, or comparable military background required.
- Washington Post Nursing and Healthcare Career Fair - December 4, 2013, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. The Washington Post Building, 1150 15th Street NW, Washington, DC Related industry degree or education required.
National Career Fairs
December 5, 2013. 1900 North Fort Myer Drive Arlington, VA from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
This company produces regular career fairs across the country bringing a wide range of job applicants and employers together.
Washington Marriott Marquis Jobs Training Program
December 2013-March 2014. The program, led by the Goodwill of Greater Washington, will feature free comprehensive career and personal skills curriculum. The hotel opens in May 2014 and will have a variety of hospitality job openings, ranging from front desk, cashiers, hosts and cooks to housekeeping, stewards, servers, security and more.
Need some advice on how to prepare for a job fair? About.com’s Job Search Site shares a Job Fair Checklist
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