With the current economic climate, job seeking has become a challenging task. College of the Canyons is here to help by offering two job fairs, one at its Valencia campus and the other at its Canyon Country campus.
The first is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 20 in the Student Center on the Valencia Campus and the second will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 4 in the Carl A. Rasmussen Amphitheater. Attendance and parking is free.
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Participants should dress for success and bring plenty of resumes. There will also be workshops held during the event that may help with the recruitment process, including “Use LinkedIn Effectively” presented at 10:30 a.m. in Student Center PDR#3 by Stuart Fried, career specialist and social media consultant and “Resume Workshop” at 11:30 a.m. in the same location presented by Tom Royston, CEO of Blue Group Human Resources Consulting.
There is still room for more employers to participate in the fairs. Those employers/programs who will be recruiting at the April 20 Job Fair on the Valencia Campus include:
Antelope Valley Hospital
Big 5 Sporting Goods
Bobrick Washroom Equipment, Inc.
California Army National Guard
College of the Canyons – Career Services
College of the Canyons – Internships (CWEE)
Ezcor Medical Supply
Goodwill Job Service Center
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital
ITT Technical Institute
Los Angeles County Fire Department
Los Angeles Police Department
New York Life
Rubio’s Fresh Mexican Grill
Santa Clarita Valley Family YMCA
Santa Clarita Worksource Center
SCV International School
Sears Marketing Center
Senior Operations, LLC
Sonic Electronix, Inc.
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If you are an employer and would like to participate, please contact Lonnie Davis in the COC Career Services Department; call 661-362-3394 or email Lonnie.Davis@canyons.edu .
The Valencia campus of COC is located at 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road; the Canyon Country campus is located at 17200 Sierra Highway.