The California EDD and the Santa Barbara County Workforce Investment Board is collaborating with the Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce, Workforce Resource Center, the Economic Development Commission, Allan Hancock College, Santa Maria Teen Coalition, and other agencies and organizations to present the Santa Maria Job Fair.

The event is slated for Tuesday, September 17th, 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. at the Abel Maldonado Community Youth Center, located at 600 S, McClelland Street in Santa Maria.

While youth focused, the event is open to job seekers of all ages.

“This Job Fair is being presented at the perfect time for both employers and job seekers,” said Bob President and CEO of the Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce. “Our local employers are looking for permanent and part-time employment prospects, as well as seasonal workers.  This is a great opportunity to connect those employers with qualified job applicants.”

The Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce would like all local employers who are considering hiring to attend this Job Fair and to have a table at the event. To register, contact Veronica Orozco at the Employment Development Department at 805-568-1382. Or, you can contact the Chamber of Commerce at 805-925-2403 ext 817 for the registration form.