PRESCOTT, Ariz. (May 9, 2017) —Goodwill of Central & Northern Arizona is holding their first ever Prescott Youth Job Fair on Friday, May 19 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Yavapai Juvenile Justice Center, Lawn Area, located at 1100 Prescott Lakes Parkway in Prescott. The job fair is in partnership with Yavapai College, Yavapai County and DES Employment Services. The hiring companies will have immediate openings for youth ages 16-24.
The following companies will be participating: Arizona Army National Guard, Arizona@Work – DES, Bean Drywall, Inc., Delaware North Company, Enchantment Resort, Helping Hands in Home Care, Northern Arizona Council of Governments, Northern Arizona University – Prescott Valley, ResCare Home Care, Superior Industries, The Meadows of Northern Arizona, U.S. Customs & Border Protection, Yavapai College Career Coach, Yavapai College Human Resources, Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office, Yavapai Regional Medical Center and Goodwill retail in Northern Arizona. The companies will be hiring for summer positions as well as ongoing employment.
The participating organizations will be holding workshops all month to help prepare youth for the job fair.
- 5.16: DES – 3262 Bob Drive, Prescott Valley from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
- 5.16: NACOG – 221 N. Marina St., Prescott from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
- 5:16: Goodwill Career Center, Prescott from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
To learn more about the first ever Prescott Youth Job Fair or to sign up as an employer, call Katherine Anderson at Yavapai College at 928-776-2008 or visit www.goodwillaz.org.
About Goodwill of Central & Northern Arizona
Founded in 1947, Goodwill of Central & Northern Arizona is one of the oldest nonprofit agencies in Arizona. There’s a neighborhood Goodwill near you, and donating and shopping at Goodwill means you are fighting unemployment and promoting a sustainable environment. Last year, Goodwill helped place more than 44,000 Arizonans in local jobs with hundreds of local companies. Each year, Goodwill diverts millions of pounds of material from going directly into Arizona landfills. Thanks to your Goodwill, we are empowering individuals, strengthening families and building stronger communities. To learn more about our mission and services, visit: www.goodwillaz.org.