WETHERSFIELD — More than 35 employers will be on hand in Waterbury to meet with job seekers and discuss employment opportunities during a Diverse Ability Career Fair.
The event will be held Oct. 29 at the Courtyard by Marriott 63 Grand St., Waterbury.
The job fair, “Build a Diverse Workforce – Boost Your Bottom Line,” is a free event, which runs from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., looking for employment opportunities, as well as a resource fair for employers interested in learning about recruitment and training resources, and available support services when hiring employees with disabilities.
Sponsored by the Connecticut Department of Labor and the Department of Rehabilitation Services, along with partners Northwest Regional Workforce Board and the Connecticut Business Leadership Network, the event features a career fair from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m.,
Résumé Critique/Practice Interview session for job seekers from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and a “Making Section 503 Work for You” workshop for employers at 2 p.m.
In addition, ongoing résumé critiques will be offered throughout the career fair and American Sign Language interpreters will be onsite.
Free parking will be available in the garage adjacent to the Marriott. For additional information about the Diverse Ability Career, please visit www.ctjobfairs.com.