Job fair slated in October in Hilo

The American Job Center Hawaii will host a job fair from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, at the Edith Kanaka‘ole Multi-Purpose Stadium in Hilo. The event is free and open to the public.

Those interested in attending are encouraged to come prepared with resumes and dressed professionally, as interviews might be done on-site.

The AJCH will also host a job readiness workshop from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, at Aunty Sally’s Luau Hale in Hilo. Participants will receive assistance with resume writing, interviewing skills, proper completion of a job application and dressing for success.

Those planning to attend the job fair are encouraged to attend the workshop and bring a jump drive to save their resumes.

Businesses interested in participating can contact the Office of Housing and Community Development at 961-8379 for more information or to request a registration packet. Booths are limited, so registration will be done on a first come, first served basis.