Cerritos College to host Job Fair on March 27

Cerritos College to host Job Fair on March 27

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Media Contact: Aya Abelon, Public Affairs; (562) 653-7878

WHAT: Cerritos College's annual Career Expo and Job Fair will be held Tuesday, March 27, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Library/Falcon Square sidewalk. The event which attracts more than 400 attendees each year is free and open to Cerritos College students and the general public. It is recommended that attendees dress in business attire and bring copies of their resumes with them.

During the expo, attendees will have the opportunity to learn about the companies, explore job opportunities, network with recruiters, and receive suggestions from employers on resumes and interviewing skills. Employers representing business, finance, sales, retail and other industries will participate in the expo.

Resume Basics workshops will be offered:
Tuesday, March 6, 6:00-7:00 p.m. in SS141, Presenter: Traci Ukita
Tuesday, March 13, 5:00-6:00 p.m. in SS220, Presenter: Joan Kim
Thursday, March 15, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in BE3, Presenter: Traci Ukita
Wednesday, March 21, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in BE3, Presenter: Aurora Segura

Job Fair Tips and Dress for Success workshops will be offered:
Tuesday, March 13, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in SS141, Presenter: Aurora Segura
Tuesday, March 20, 2:00-3:00 p.m. in SS141, Presenter: Traci Ukita

Students and community members alike are welcome to attend these workshops. Students can volunteer to help. Please sign up at the Career Center.

Employers can access job fair information here.

WHEN: Tuesday, March 27, 2012
9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

WHERE: Cerritos College
Wilford Michael Library/Falcon Square sidewalk
11110 Alondra Blvd.
Norwalk, CA 90650

CONTACT: For more information, email job-placement-info@cerritos.edu, or contact the Job Placement staff at (562) 860-2451 X2366.
Career Expo information can be accessed at http://www.cerritos.edu/job-placement/employer-services.

COST: Free to attendees. Parking for the event is free in lot C-10 in white stalls ONLY.
For employers, registration is $70 per company or organization and includes continental breakfast. No registration is accepted after March 20.

Cerritos College serves as a comprehensive community college for southeastern Los Angeles County. Communities within the college's district include Artesia, Bellflower, Cerritos, Downey, Hawaiian Gardens, La Mirada, Norwalk, and portions of Bell Gardens, Lakewood, Long Beach, Santa Fe Springs and South Gate. Cerritos College offers degrees and certificates in more than 180 areas of study in nine divisions. Annually, more than 1,200 students successfully complete their course of studies, and enrollment currently averages 23,000 students. Visit Cerritos College online at http://www.cerritos.edu/.