POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- The Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce will host the Work Local First Job Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 21, at the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel & Conference Center.
The job fair is designed for employers looking to fill full-time, part-time or temporary positions and job seekers looking for a new job.
Regional companies and organizations with positions to fill or services for the unemployed are invited to register for a complimentary shared booth. Employers can click here to fill out a registration form .
Job seekers are invited to come learn about openings and submit résumés.
The job fair will feature staff from the Dutchess One Stop Career Center conducting two 40-minute workshops to help attendees get the most out of their job fair experience.
“Job Fair Networking” and “Find Your Skills at a Job Fair” will each be held in the morning and again in the afternoon.
“Find Your Skills at a Job Fair” will explain what questions to ask to identify skills, knowledge and work habits; how to get employers to reveal their idea of a successful employee; and how to write or speak about skills as they pertain to the employer’s needs.
For more information about the job fair, visit dcrcoc.org/jobfair or call (845)-454-1700, ext. 1000.
The event will be from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
The Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel & Conference Center is at 40 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie.