job fair

noun

: an event where employers offer information about their companies to people who are looking for jobs

Examples of job fair in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web While many Americans see migration as an invasion, many migrants see it as a job fair. Edward Lotterman, Twin Cities, 14 Jan. 2024 The second day of the event was centered on the passing out of gifts for the kids in the community as well as providing resources , including a job fair and free haircuts. Jason Armond, Los Angeles Times, 22 Dec. 2023 Each job fair is in the afternoon, and members of the Harford County Public Schools’ Human Resources department will be in attendance to answer questions about positions, benefits and the applications process. Katia Parks, Baltimore Sun, 18 July 2023 The club declined to say how its staffing needs compared to prior years other than to say that this job fair was tied to staffing up for the postseason push and the playoffs. Jeff Barker, Baltimore Sun, 2 Aug. 2023 Education job fair set for April 29 The Careers in Education Job Fair will take place in two segments on April 29 to help connect local job seekers to employment opportunities. Laura Groch, San Diego Union-Tribune, 9 Apr. 2023 Organizers currently hold a job fair, clothing drives, charitable giveaways, park cleanups and book drives targeting the Lawndale and Little Village neighborhoods. Bob Gendron, Chicago Tribune, 12 Sep. 2023 During a job fair there this summer, dozens of young residents greeted her with a kiss on the cheek. Brennon Dixson, Los Angeles Times, 24 Aug. 2023 Job seekers speaking with a recruiter at a job fair in Beijing in June. Larissa Gao, NBC News, 15 Aug. 2023 See More

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“Job fair.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/job%20fair. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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