2015 Career Fair

Join us as an exhibitor at the Williamsburg Area Career Fair sponsored by the Greater Williamsburg Chamber & Tourism Alliance. In our continuing effort to improve our events and programs for the community, we offer new components to our Career Fair on March 26, 2015 at the Great Wolf Lodge, 7:30 am - 3:00 pm. See below for a schedule of events.

 

7:30 am - 3:00 pm Employer Exhibit Booths are open
9:00 am  Speaker Bill Kaufmann "A Candidate's Competitive Edge"
10:00 am - 11:30 am Resume & Interview Clinics are open
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Resume & Interview Clinics are open


The Career Fair will feature Employer Exhibits, Resume Clinics, Mock Interview Clinics and Career Speakers.


Exhibitors will receive:
 

  • 8 hours of prime recruiting time at a convenient location.

  • A chance to receive applications from several hundred job seekers.

  • Access to local labor markets for employees through: special Career Fair advertising in area radio, TV and newspapers; direct mailing to applicants of area community service agencies; advertising to area high schools and colleges

  • A 3' x 6' draped table and two chairs as an exhibit space

  • Coffee and soda for your convenience

NEW THIS YEAR:
 

  • Motivational Speaker to help encourage those seeking employment

  • Resume clinics available to help applicants inform you of their skills

  • Mock interview sessions available to help applicants prepare for your interview

  • Lower price for exhibitors to participate

  • Bill Kaufmann presenting "A Candidate's Competitive Edge"

Exhibit space is a real bargain at $300 for Alliance members and $400 for non-members. There will be an additional fee for electricity and extra tables or chairs. Registrations must be received by March 6. Click here to view the registration form for this information. Register early to be included in all Career Fair advertising. Participation is limited so don't miss the opportunity to reserve a space!


A confirmation letter with additional information will be sent to you upon receipt of both your payment and registration form. Please call Michelle Williams at the Alliance, 476-7323 or Gloria Richardson at the Virginia Employment Commission, 253-4738 for additional information.
We look forward to seeing you at the 2015 Williamsburg Area Career Fair!

 

Below is a list of current 2015 Participants.

Busch Gardens
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
The Colonies at Williamsburg Resort &
Williamsburg Plantation Resort
Diamond Resorts International
Interstate Hotels-DoubleTree by Hilton Williamsburg
Great Wolf Lodge, Williamsburg
Greg Garrett Realty, Inc.

Guest Services Inc.
Morningside of Williamsburg
Peninsula Council on Workforce Development

Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Museum
Robert Half
Thomas Nelson Community College
Virginia Department for Aging
& Rehabilitative Services
Virginia Employment Commission
Walmart Distribution Center
Williamsburg Landing
WindsorMeade of Williamsburg
Wyndham Vacation Ownership