San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board to Host Job Fair
|VICTORVILLE, C.A.,- The San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board will host the High Desert Regional Job Fair on Aug. 20 at the San Bernardino County Fairgrounds in Victorville. This event will offer businesses the chance to meet, interview and hire highly qualified and experienced staff to fill full and part-time positions.EVENT DETAILS|
“Local Jobs for Local Residents” High Desert Regional Job Fair
WHEN: August 20, 2015 9 a.m. -12 p.m.
WHERE: San Bernardino County Fairgrounds located at 14800 7th Street, Victorville.
REGISTRATION: Priority entrance at 8 a.m. is available for job seekers through early registration. Please visit the America’s Job Center of California, located in Victorville at 17310 Bear Valley Road, Suite 109, Victorville, or call 1-800-451-5627.
To secure a free booth, please register at http://conta.cc/1K72LZc. Employers must book their place by Aug. 18.
Job seekers are encouraged to attend armed with resumes and ready to meet prospective employers. There is still time for employers to register to participate.
“It is our priority to connect employers and job seekers in San Bernardino County to create more opportunity for our residents and businesses to thrive,” said San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors Chairman James Ramos. “Our vision for this county includes facilitating access to prosperity for all who choose to reside here and enjoy the county’s unique advantages.”
Last year’s job fair attracted 1,325 job seekers, ages 18 to over 65. More than 700 job openings were offered by companies specializing in a range of industries including warehousing, manufacturing, technology, healthcare, education, construction and hospitality.
“Our job fairs are effective in helping local business find gdreat local candidates,” said Sandy Harmsen, Executive Director of the San Bernardino County Workforce Investment Board. “It is a great opportunity for employers to enjoy a one-stop-shop for their recruitment needs.
About the Workforce Investment Board of San Bernardino County
The Workforce Investment Board of San Bernardino County (WIB) is comprised of private business representatives and public partners appointed by the County of San Bernardino Board of Supervisors. The Workforce Investment Board strives to strengthen the skills of the County’s workforce through partnerships with business, education and community-based organizations. The County of San Bernardino Board of Supervisors is committed to providing county resources, which generate jobs and investment.
The Workforce Investment Board, through the County of San Bernardino’s Economic Development Agency and Workforce Development Department, operates the County of San Bernardino’s three America’s Job Centers of California (AJCC). The AJCCs provide individuals with job training, placement and the tools to strengthen their skills to achieve a higher quality of life. The AJCCs also support and provide services to the County’s businesses, including employee recruitment and business retention programs.
Employers and job seekers who are interested in the Workforce Investment Board programs may call: (800) 451-JOBS or visit www.csb-win.org.