Users can search an online job fair directory like EmploymentGuide.com to find information on upcoming job fairs near them. Organizations like National Career Fairs also post listings for their own fairs in major cities. Additionally, companies sometimes hold their own job fairs and provide news about them on their websites, notes The Arizona Republic.
To find a local job fair, try the following:
- Search a job fair directly
- Consult a job fair organization's website
- Check with individual companies
Visit EmploymentGuide.com and then select the Job Fairs option. Select a state to see job fairs and then browse the results to see which are local and when they're held.
Large organizations sometimes host career fairs where sponsored companies attend, and their websites provide an event listing. Visit National Career Fairs' website and select Career Fair Calendar to search for fairs by city.
If interested in working for a specific company, try checking its careers website to see if any hiring events are listed. Some companies now choose this route to get more face-to-face time with interested individuals, according to The Arizona Republic.