Two job fairs planned to help young adults find work in SLO County

Many employers countywide will be interviewing candidates at job fairs on March 14 and 22.
Many employers countywide will be interviewing candidates at job fairs on March 14 and 22.

Two job fairs will be held next month for those aged 16 to 24 in fields such as hospitality, health care, education, financial services, retail and parks and recreation. The fairs are being hosted by Eckerd Workforce Development 4 Young Adults.

The first job fair will take place March 14 at the Paso Robles Inn Ballroom, 1103 Spring St., Paso Robles; the second will be held March 22 at the South County Regional Center, 800 W. Branch St., Arroyo Grande. Both will be held from 4 to 6 p.m.

Career coaches will be on site to give interview tips and offer assistance.

Employers at the job fairs will include:

▪  Atascadero Grocery Outlet

▪  Central Coast Party Helpers

▪  U.S. Army

▪  Capital Choice Finance

▪  San Luis Obispo County Office of Education

▪  Department of State Hospitals

▪  Rabobank

▪  Cali Grill

▪  El Camino Homeless Organization

▪  Firestone Walker Brewing Co.

▪  Mobile Oil Changers

▪  Oaks Hotel

▪  Allegretto Vineyard Resort by Ayres

▪  Valley Tile & Stone Inc.

▪  California Parks Co.

▪  PeopleReady

▪  Bed Bath & Beyond

▪  DISH Network

▪  Martin Resorts

▪  Home Instead Senior Care

▪  California Psychcare

▪  Ross Dress for Less

▪  Goodwill Central Coast

Employers looking to register for the job fairs should contact Suzy Elwell at

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