Help Wanted: Jobs fairs and openings in your area
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The 100,000 Opportunities Initiative is September 20. This fair is an employer led coalition backed by some of the nation’s largest companies, for 16 to 24 year olds who are not working or are not in school. There will be dozens of companies, including Microsoft, Starbucks and Five Guys. This fair runs from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Wednesday at the Walker E. Washington Convention Center in DC. More info here.
On September 22, there will be a job fair that organizers say will break the mold by being “fun,” including video games, board games, foosball and music, as well as refreshments. There will also be start ups of new and small companies. This fair gets started at 2 p.m. on Friday on 3rd Street, Northeast. More info here.
And on the 23rd, there’s the DC Sports and Entertainment career fair. Doors open at 12:30 p.m. at the XFINITY Center Pavilion in College Park, Md. Organizers say they are looking to fill several jobs, including entry level and internship positions. Some of the companies include ESPN 980, the Nationals, DC United, and the University of Delaware. More info here.