Youth Career Fair for Ages 16-24 to be held Friday, May 19

Katie Hedrick
Katie Hedrick


Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Contact: Katie Hedrick, Communications Manager, Neighborhood & Business Services, 704-516-7220


Youth Career Fair for Ages 16-24 to be held Friday, May 19
Youth will explore job opportunities, receive personalized career coaching and assistance with their resumes


Charlotte, NC — Youth between ages 16-24 are invited to join employers from the Charlotte Premium Outlets on Friday, May 19, 2017, from 3 – 5:30 p.m. at the Goodwill Opportunity Campus located at 5301 Wilkinson Blvd. for the premier hiring event of the season. Full-time, part-time, seasonal and year-round positions will be available at participating employer companies.


Attendees will have an opportunity to:

  • Connect with employers.
  • Learn how to stand out from the crowd.
  • Use our "Digital Room" to finalize a resume and to apply to open positions immediately.
  • Receive interview tips from personal career coaches who can answer questions on what to wear and which interview questions to expect.


Pre-register to attend the Youth Career Fair online at or by calling 704-336-5036. Act now to secure your spot!


The Youth Career Fair is hosted by the City of Charlotte in partnership with The Charlotte Premium Outlets, Charlotte Works, The YMCA of Greater Charlotte and Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont.


This effort aligns with The Community Letter - Charlotte City Council's adopted actions in response to the community. For more information visit:


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