Job Seekers

 

September 14, 2017
Valley-Wide Employment EXPO Job Fair
9am – 1:00pm
Fantasy Springs Event Center 84245 Indio Springs Dr. Indio, CA. 92203

 

22nd Valley Wide Employment EXPO
Job Seekers – No need to register

 

Admission and parking to the EXPO are completely FREE and open to the general public. Application assistance will be available. Job Seekers DO NOT need to register to attend the Job Fair.

Tips for success at the EXPO

  1. Arrive Early!
  2. Have a plan. Like our FB page ‘Valley-wide Employment EXPO and follow us on Twitter @DesertJobExpo for updates. Check the web-site often to see which employers will be participating and what positions are available. Make a list of those employers you want to meet and visit their space first.
  3. Bring your employment history information, references, Driver’s License or ID, and social security card.
  4. Bring your resume or complete a Generic Employment Application. Download in .pdf or word .doc.
  5. Wear professional attire! You may be interviewed on the spot.
  6. Please do not bring children. The EXPO will be crowded, and attending with children may prevent you from applying or interviewing.
  7. Apply on line before the EXPO with companies that you know only accept on-line applications.
  8. Bring your POSITIVE ATTITUDE!

Dress for Success Remember, you only have one opportunity to make a first impression.
Tips for making that great first impression.

DO:

  • Dress professionally
  • Men – Suits, dress pants and shirts, ties, polo shirts, dress shoes
  • Women – Business suits, dresses, skirts and blouses, dress slacks, dress shoes
  • Wear clean and pressed clothing
  • Turn off your cell phone

AVOID:

  • Heavy cologne or perfume
  • Heavy make-up
  • Excessive jewelry
  • Facial piercings
  • Multiple tattoos (cover them up)
  • Chewing gum
  • Hats, baseball caps or bandanas
  • Shorts, flip-flops, workout attire, or tank tops and spaghetti straps are not appropriate for job seeking.