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Access Spokane Job Fair

Access Spokane Job Fair
  • Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Price:
    Event is free, but pre-registration is required for employers and service providers. Pre-registration is not required for job seekers.
  • Location: Hotel RL
    303 W North River Drive Spokane, WA 99201
  • Details: This job and resource fair is open to employers hiring in any industry or skill level as well as service providers who serve individual with disabilities and/or veterans. Organizations must choose between an employer or service provider booth upon registration. Those who serve in both capacities must register for two booths - there is no charge for an additional booth.

Join us for the annual Access Spokane Job Fair, a hiring, resource, and education event held in celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month. The event is designed to bring together job candidates, employers, service providers, educators, and students for employment opportunities, assistive technology demonstrations, and resources for individuals and veterans with disabilities. 

The event is wheelchair accessible, and ASL interpreters will be on-site. 

Explore this link to learn about Working Solutions in Washington: http://www.lni.wa.gov/Main/WorkingSolutions/

Click here to view a location and parking map of the event. 


 

Job Seekers

No pre-registration is required to attend, and the event is free. Check back as the event nears - this page will be updated with job fair prep information and a list of employers and service providers who will be attending. 

Prepare for the Job Fair – Become a WorkSource Certified Candidate!

Learn how to work a job fair, develop your 30-second commercial, and gain one-on-one résumé assistance. Call 509-532-3120 to reserve your spot. Space is limited to twenty slots per session.

Schedule:

1.       Tuesday, October 17, 9:30 – 11:00 AM

2.       Tuesday, October 17, 1:30 – 3:00 PM

3.       Wednesday, October 18, 9:30 – 11 AM


Employers and Service Providers

The event is free, but pre-registration is required for vendors to reserve booths, as space is limited. Registration will close October 16, or when all slots are filled, whichever is sooner. 

We will be scheduling a prep session to help you make the most of your job fair experience and answer any questions about employing veterans and people with disabilities, as well as federal contractor 503 requirements. Check back for more details soon!

Check out HireAbility Spokane for a video highlighting benefits of employing people wtih disabilities: http://hireabilityspokane.org/

Access Spokane is a collaboration of agencies working together to increase opportunities in Spokane for people with disabilities. WorkSource Spokane partners with the SAWDC, Spokane County, the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation at DSHS, and Hiring Heroes to put on the annual event each October in celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month.