The City Of Fresno Provides Employment Information And Opportunity At Career Fest 2006

(FRESNO , CA May 12, 2006) – As a premier employer with over 3,000 employees, the City of Fresno is hosting Career Fest 2006 on Friday, May 12 from 10:00am until 3:00pm at 2600 Fresno Street, in front of City Hall.

Career Fest is an opportunity for individuals to meet directly with representatives from a variety of departments to share their talent, skills and career objectives with the needs of the City. It’s also an opportunity for the City to provide education on a variety of City services.

City Manager, Andy Souza stated, “Our goal at the City of Fresno is to be an employer of choice in the Valley, where people will find opportunities for careers that make a difference in their community. We are looking for the best talent that the community has to offer, so come join Team Fresno and join us in making Fresno a great place to work and live."

True talent lies in the heart of the Valley and the City recruits individuals from the trades, to laborers, technical, professional, administrative expertise and more. The City of Fresno is working to connect the public with current job opportunities available within the City.

All City departments will be represented including displays from the Police, Fire, FAX, Solid Waste and more.

Barbecue tri tip will be available for sale by the Public Works Department.

For more information on Career Fest activities, contact: Senior HR Analyst, Robert Rodriguez at (559) 621-6966.

Andrew T. Souza , City Manager
Contact: Rhonda Jorn,Public Affairs Officer: (559) 621-7777

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