11th Annual Job Fair set for April 2 at CAC’s Signal Peak Campus

The 11th Annual Central Arizona College Job Fair will take place on Thursday, April 2, at the Signal Peak Campus from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. inside the George Young Activity Center.

 “If you are looking to obtain full-time, part-time or summer employment, or are looking to transition into a new career field, this is a great place to start,” stated Ann Mitchell, Coordinator of Student Employment. “Job seekers should dress in business attire and bring multiple copies of their resume.”

Members from the community will be allowed to attend this event and Central Arizona Regional Transit (CART) has agreed to provide transportation to the Fair free of charge for people that reside in Florence, Coolidge and Casa Grande. In order to ride the bus, tell the driver you’re going to the Job Fair and obtain a bus pass at the Job Fair for the return trip on the bus. Check the City of Coolidge website at: http://www.coolidgeaz.com to view the bus schedule pick up location and times. 

This year’s event will feature several new and returning companies looking to hire. The list of participants includes, but is not limited to, the following organizations: 


Against Abuse Inc.

American National

AmeriPsych

Arizona Department of Corrections

Arizona Workforce Connection

Association for Supportive Childcare

CCA Saguaro Correctional Center

Carrington College

Celeion

Coolidge Police Department

Corondelet Health Network

DES-Rehabilitation Services Admin.

The Garnet of Casa Grande

Harrah's Ak-Chin

Henry Brown Automotive Group

Horizon Human Services

CPLC Arizona Migrant & Seasonal Head Start

LaFrontera Empact Suicide Prevention Ctr.

Open Hands Outreach Program

Peoria Police Department

Pima County Sheriff's Dept

Pinal County Federal Credit Union

Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort & Spa

State Farm-Lorrie Carter

United States Border Patrol

Verizon

“Each day, more and more companies, educational institutions and community service organizations are registering for this event,” said Mitchell. “Several organizations are providing awareness about careers in the field, recruiting for volunteers or providing continuing education information.”

The last day to register as an exhibitor has been extended until March 26 at noon. The general exhibitor fee is $60, while the fee for government and nonprofit organizations providing 501 3 (c) proof is $45.The general exhibitor fee is $60, while the fee for government and nonprofit organizations providing 501 3 (c) proof is $45. Exhibitors will be provided with a table, chairs, a networking continental breakfast and lunch for one representative. 

For more information or to receive an exhibitor registration form, please contact Mitchell by phone at 520-494-5428 or by e-mail at ann.mitchell@centralaz.edu.

Central Arizona College - District Office 8470 N. Overfield Road, Coolidge, AZ 85128 Phone: 800-237-9814