Job Recruiters to Accept Applications on Campus April 9

Sharese Mirzakhanyan

Interested in working at Macy’s, Aflac, Bank of America, or Universal Studios? Well, now you have the chance to apply to these places at the annual job fair.

The Job Fair will take place on April 9 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the San Rafael Plaza. Recruiters from about 70 companies will be on campus. Those looking for a job must come prepared. with copies of updated resumes to turn in to recruiters.

To find out more information about these companies that will attend, visit www.glendale.edu/jobplace/jobfair2008/jf08emplist.htm. The website includes links to company web pages, as well as a list of the positions available for each company.

Students in need of resume assistance may contact the Career Center at ext. 5407 for information on resume workshops.

According to Kathy Kostjal, coordinator of the job fair, the annual event began in 2000, although it was canceled last year due to weather conditions. ?It has been successful throughout the years, with a large number of students attending. Students may bring along friends or family members as well.

“This year the taco guy will attend with delicious tacos,” Kostjal said. In order to buy tacos, tickets will be sold at the job placement center or can be bought at the job fair information table.

About half of the money made will come to GCC and will go to the student worker of the year.

“It is a great opportunity for all students and I am personally looking forward to it since I am currently searching for a job,” said Vahag Ayvazyan, 21, social science major.

Throughout the years, the job fair has helped several students find jobs.

Looking For A Job? These Companies Are Recruiting:

 24 Hour Fitness
 9 to 5 National Association of Working Women
 Aflac
 Agricultural Commissioner/ Weights & Meas.
 Asian Pacific American Resolution Center
 Auto Club
 Avon
 Bank of America
 California Attorney General’s office
 California Highway Patrol   CARE Comprehensive
Autism Related Edu.
 Cedars Sinai Medical Center
 Childcare Careers
 Chinatown Youth Center
 City of Burbank
 City of Glendale
 City of LA- General Service & Public
Safety
 City of Pasadena
 CPS Security
 Downey Savings
 Dynamic Nursing Inc.
 Federal Bureau of Investigation
 FedEx Ground
 Glendale Memorial Hospital
 Glendale Police Department
 Glendale Youth Alliance
 Griffith Park Boys Camp/  Hollywoodland
 Hi-Favor Broadcasting/ Radio Nueva Vida
 Hollywood Education & Literacy Project
 Integral Engineering Services, Inc.
 Lab Support
 Law Office of Hovannes Margarian
 Los Angeles Airport Police
 Los Angeles County Museum of Art
 Los Angeles County Police
 Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department
 Los Angeles Police Department
 Los Angeles School Police
 LAUSD-Classified Recruitment
 Macy’s
 Aedic-1 Ambulance Service Inc.
 Paycheck
 Primerica Financial Services
 ReMax in Action
 Six Flags Magic Mountain & Hurricane Harbor
 Shakey’s USA
 Tierra del Sol Foundation
 Tom Sawyer Camps
 United Parcel Service
 United States Army
 United States Coast Guard
 United States Navy
 United States Postal Service
 United States Secret Service
 Universal Studios Hollywood,
 University of Phoenix
 White Memorial Medical Center
 World Financial Group
 Youth for Positive Change Regional Collaborative.