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Okanagan Job Fair

 

Thursday, March 12th | 11am – 6pm
Penticton Trade & Convention Centre

Check out the recap on the first ever South Okanagan Job Fair

 

About the Job Fair:

Job Seekers
Find Your Dream Job!

• Meet with employers face to face and standout from the digital crowd

• Explore new opportunities close to home

• Take advantage of free career and development sessions in the WorkBC Learning Theatre

• Seek out your dream job

Employers

Find The Perfect Fit!

• Save time by shortlisting several candidates in one day 

• A place to meet and attract your ideal employees

• Promote your workplace and gain brand exposure to hundreds of people

– Exhibiting Employers –

Learn about your future employer before you visit their booth.

EMPLOYER INTRODUCTION STAGE

Hear directly from several employers about their companies, their workplace culture & who they're looking to hire

(schedule may change)

11:30

  • OneSky Community Resources
  • CBI Home Health
  • Interior Health Authority
  • School District No. 53
  • City of Penticton

 

12:00

  • BC Corrections Branch
  • Berry and Smith Trucking
  • Highstreet Ventures
  • Pro Builders Supply
  • Cascades Casino

 

12:30

  • Hoodoo Adventure Co
  • Ogopogo Tours
  • Beachside Motels
  • Salty’s Beach House 
  • Loki’s Garage

WorkBC Learning Theatre

Take in a free information session or two and supercharge your job seeking activities.

Thanks to our lead sponsors at WorkBC for organizing these

11:30-12:00 WorkBC: Working in the New Economy: Strategies to finding employment in a changing economy

12:00 Okanagan Training & Development Centre: Cold Calling how to approach employers

12:30 WorkBC: Working in the New Economy: Strategies to finding employment in a changing economy

1:00 WorkBC – Buxton Consulting:  The Benefits to Employers: Hiring Persons with Disabilities

1:30 WorkBC: Working in the New Economy: Strategies to finding employment in a changing economy

2:00 SOICS: Get Noticed, Hired, and Succeed! Soft Skills Matter!

2:30 SOICS: Get Noticed, Hired, and Succeed! Soft Skills Matter! 

3:00 YMCA: Interview Skills 

3:30 FOUNDRY  Penticton: Make Your Job Search Anxiety-Free!​

4:00 FOUNDRY  Penticton: Make Your Job Search Anxiety-Free!​

4:30 Neil Squire: Helping Employers Hire incl. Assistive Technology

5:00 Neil Squire: Helping people with disabilities find work incl. Assistive Technology

5:30: WorkBC: Working in the New Economy: Strategies to finding employment in a changing economy

– Job Seeker Resource Booths –

Stop by the Resource Booths to learn more about training and employment supports in our community.

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