Sept. 24, 2010
Employers and job hunters alike should mark their calendars for Tuesday, Oct. 26, when Anne Arundel Community College will host its annual fall job fair on the Arnold campus.
The event typically attracts more than 1,500 job seekers and employers are now encouraged to sign up for booths. Employers already signed up seek workers for various positions, including some that require top secret or secret security clearances. Career fields represented to date include information technology, education, homeland security, business management, communications, construction, criminal justice, finance, healthcare and human services, office administration and assistance, marketing and retail.
The job fair runs from noon-4 p.m. in the David S. Jenkins Gymnasium. Job seekers should come dressed for interviews with resumes and portfolios in hand. AACC also is offering a series of free workshops to aid job seekers. No appointments are needed:
Get Savvy With Your Job Search: Offers a quick overview of how to navigate a competitive and complex job market. Includes salary negotiation techniques.
Résumé Magic: Learn what employers look for on résumés. Identify your key skills and learn how to present information on your education, work and other experiences.
- 6-7 p.m. Oct. 7 Student Services Center Room 224, Arnold campus
Résumé 911! Bring your résumé for a free, ten-minute review by an AACC professional:
2-7 p.m. Oct. 4 AACC at Arundel Mills lobby, Hanover
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 11 or Oct. 13 Student Services Center Room 222, Arnold campus
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 12 or Oct. 14 Student Services Center Room 222, Arnold campus
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 23 Center for Applied Learning and Technology lobby, Arnold campus
Ace Your Job Interview: Learn how to set yourself apart from other job seekers. Master the different phases and types of interviews and ways to connect with an interviewer.
For employer booth information, call 410-777-2770 or 410-777-2512 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. For job fair/workshop information visit www.aacc.edu/careers/events.cfm, call 410-777-2770 or e-mail email@example.com.