The first ever Prescott Youth Job Fair will be taking place on Friday, May 19 from 1 to 4 p.m. on the front lawn of the Yavapai Juvenile Justice Center, 1100 Prescott Lakes Parkway, Prescott
The job fair is being hosted by Yavapai College, Yavapai County Juvenile Justice Center, Goodwill Industries and DES Employment Service. The hiring companies will have immediate openings for youth ages 16 to 24.
The following companies will be participating: Arizona Army National Guard, Arizona@Work – DES, Bean Drywall, Inc., Delaware North Company, Enchantment Resort, Helping Hands in Home Care, Northern Arizona Council of Governments, Northern Arizona University – Prescott Valley, ResCare Home Care, Superior Industries, The Meadows of Northern Arizona, U.S. Customs & Border Protection, Yavapai College Career Coach, Yavapai College Human Resources, Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office, Yavapai Regional Medical Center and Goodwill retail in Northern Arizona. The companies will be hiring for summer positions as well as ongoing employment.
The participating organizations will be holding workshops in the week leading up to the event:
• May 12: Goodwill Career Center, 1375 Iron Springs Road, Prescott from 9 to 11 a.m.
• May 12: Goodwill Career Center, Prescott from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
• May 16: DES, 3262 Bob Drive, Prescott Valley from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
• May 16: NACOG, 221 N. Marina St., Prescott from 9 to 11 a.m.
• May 16: Goodwill Career Center, Prescott from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Job seekers should dress professionally, bring plenty of copies of their resume and a positive attitude.
To learn more about the Prescott Youth Job Fair or to sign up as an employer, call Katherine Anderson at Yavapai College at 928-776-2008 or visit www.goodwillaz.org.
Information provided by Goodwill of Central & Northern Arizona