Windward College and Career Fair set for April 10

Career seekers will find training and potential employers all in one place

Windward Community College
Contact:
Bonnie J Beatson, (808) 235-7374
Marketing & Public Relations Director, Chancellor's Office, Windward Community College
Sarah Hodell, (808) 235-7485
Career Counselor, Student Affairs, Windward Community College
Posted: Apr 5, 2012

Searching for a job? Need education or training? Windward Community College's College & Career Fair on Tuesday, April 10, 2012 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Hale ‘Ākoakoa will offer opportunities to explore professional development and new job prospects all in one place. Over 40 employers and college representatives will be available. This event is free and open to the community.
 
“It’s a great place to network with employers and schools. Even if you’re currently working, you might find a job that is more exciting to you,” said Windward Community College Career Counselor Sarah Hodell. “We’d also like to introduce the community and employers to our Career Center, where our counselors will have the latest job postings.”
 
Those who attend can get assistance in resume writing, employment preparation skills, interview practice, and participate in a variety of career and employment workshops at the Career Center.
 
The colleges and universities that will be participating include:
  • Argosy University
  • Chaminade University
  • Hawai‘i Healing Arts College
  • Hawai‘i Pacific University
  • Institute of Clinical Acupuncture
  • Honolulu Community College
  • Hawai‘i Pacific University
  • Honolulu Community College
  • Kapi‘olani Community College (Nursing Program)
  • Leeward Community College
  • Windward Community College
  • University of Hawai‘i at Hilo
  • University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
  • University of Hawai‘i—West O‘ahu
  • University of Phoenix
Participating employers include:
  • 7-Eleven
  • ABC Stores Hawai‘i
  • Aloha Nursing and Rehab Center
  • Alu Like
  • Apple
  • Bayada Home Care
  • Blood Bank of Hawai‘i
  • Bridgestone
  • Cultural Surveys Hawai‘i
  • Hawai‘i Army National Guard
  • Hawai‘i Department of Agriculture (Quarantine)
  • Hina Mauka
  • Honolulu City & County Parks and Recreation
  • Honolulu Fire Department
  • Kama‘aina Kids
  • Kualoa Ranch
  • Marine Corps Community Service
  • Nalo Farms
  • Olsten Staffing
  • Po‘ailani Center
  • Roberts Hawai‘i
  • Sea Life Park
  • Seagull School
  • U.S. Army
  • VCA Animal Hospital
  • Victoria’s Secret
  • YMCA
  • Zippy’s
The event is co-sponsored by the Windward Community College Career Center and Student Affairs. The University of Hawai‘i is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.
 
Windward Community College is located at 45-720 Kea‘ahala Road in Kāne‘ohe. For more information, call Windward CC Career Counselor Sarah Hodell at 235-7485.