Local Job Fair

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
3-6 p.m.
Bell Memorial Union (BMU) Auditorium
California State University, Chico

Students:
This event is open to students and alumni from all majors seeking local part-time jobs, internships or career positions.  Employers represent business, government, non-profit, technical, healthcare and social services.  This fair is a great opportunity for students to explore job options in the Chico area. 

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Employers:
This event is open to employers within a 50 mile radius of Chico looking to fill part-time, internship and career positions. It is a great opportunity to interact with students exploring the community and job/internship options available in this area. The fair typically attracts between 700-900 students. Students of all majors and class levels are encouraged to attend. The majority of attendees are usually freshmen.

Ten steps to a successful career fair experience for employers

Employer fees:
Basic Business Package: $100
• Includes 6x2 foot table and two chairs
• Light refreshments
• Guest password for wireless internet access

Government Package: $75
• Includes 6x2 foot table and two chairs
• Light refreshments
• Guest password for wireless internet access

Non-Profit Package: $50
• Includes 6x2 foot table and two chairs
• Light refreshments
• Guest password for wireless internet access

CSU, Chico Package: No cost
[CSU,Chico Departments, Associated Students and Research Foundation only]
• Includes 6x2 foot table and two chairs
• Light refreshments
• Guest password for wireless internet access

Payment Information:
Payment can be made by check, credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express), purchase order or cash. Please include a printout of your invoice if you are sending your payment via check.  Make checks payable to CSU, Chico Career Center - Local Job Fair, and mail to 400 West First Street, Chico, CA 95929-0700. If you would like to pay by credit card, you may pay online or call us at 530-898-5253.  Payments will be accepted without penalty through the day of the event.

Registration:
Registration is open through Friday, August 24, 2018 (or until fair capacity is reached).
Please login to your JobCat account at https://www.myinterfase.com/csuchico/employer 
1. At the Info Session/Career Fair menu, choose Career Fair Registration
2. In Event Type choose Career Fair and click the Search button
3. Choose the Local Job Fair Registration link

Arrival and departure:
• Arrival - we recommend that you plan to arrive between 1:30 -2:30 PM.
• We encourage you to arrive early as table placement is “first come, first served."
• Departure - We ask that you do not pack and leave the auditorium until the fair closes at 6 PM as students may be planning to arrive after classes.

What you should bring:
• Handouts about your organization, internship and job announcements, business cards, give-aways, tablecloth and display items and applications, if needed.
• A sign for your table with your organization's name on it and a cloth to cover the table. The tables will be 6x2 feet long with 2 chairs (table-top displays are fine).
• Long extension cords if you need access to an electrical outlet.

Post your job/internship:
One of the best ways to increase interest in your organization is through job postings. Please post available positions on the JobCat database.
- Posting a NEW job
1. Hover over "My Jobs" on the top navigation bar
2. Select "New Job"
- Copying a previous posting
1. Hover over "My Jobs" on the top navigation bar
2. Select "Job List"
3. Select the job title of the position that you would like to copy
4. Select "Copy Job" in the upper left corner. Make sure to update all dates and application requirements with a specific focus on the "how to apply" section

Cancellation policy:

Please call 530-898-5253 to cancel. No refunds after Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 5:00 pm.

If you have questions, please call the Career Center at 530-898-5253 or email us at careercenter@csuchico.edu.

Thank you for your interest in the Local Job Fair!