35th Annual Career Expo

Atlanta’s Premier Bilingual Career Fair

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Latin American Association
2750 Buford Highway
Atlanta, GA 30324

Our annual Career Expo, now in its 35th year, helps bilingual semiprofessional and professional job seekers find jobs with some of Atlanta’s top employers. Corporations that have participated recently include State Farm, The Home Depot, Wells Fargo and Equifax, as well as the Georgia Department of Labor, Grady Memorial Hospital and Zoo Atlanta. About 400 job seekers, who are prescreened, attended in 2016.

Job openings include hundreds of positions in accounting, data entry, administration, engineering, customer service, finance, human resources, nursing, sales, IT and many more.

Click here for Career Expo flier.

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For job seekers:

Register here

Candidates must:

  • Be fully bilingual
  • Have at least two years work experience
  • Be eligible to work in the U.S.

Prior to attending Career Expo, we recommend that you:

  • Prepare your résumé and bring several copies
  • Research employers that will be at the expo
  • Upload your résumé to the LAA Job Bank by clicking here to make yourself known to employers
  • Practice your pitch about your experience and interests
  • Wear business attire

Need help with your résumé?

Register here to register for Résumé Day at the Latin American Association on June 9, 2017 between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Employees from Deloitte will be assisting job seekers with ther résumé at no charge.

It is required to register in advance to secure a spot for Résumé Day.

Click here to download Résumé Day flier.

More information

For more information on the Career Expo, contact Denisse Williams by phone at 404-638-1837 or email at employmentservices@thelaa.org

 

For sponsors and exhibitors:

Career Expo offers employers a one-stop shop for recruiting prescreened bilingual professionals. Many companies have identified talent at Career Expo and gone on to hire them.

The cost for an exhibitor booth is $1,000. Sponsorships start at $2,500.

Click here to view one-pager on sponsorships and booths.

For more exhibitor or sponsor information, contact Gisella Cattaneo at gcattaneo@thelaa.org or 404-638-1815.

Recent Career Expo employers include:

  • Atlanta Gas Light (formerly AGL Resources)
  • American Cancer Society
  • American Family Insurance
  • Atlanta Airlines Terminal Corporation
  • Babies R Us
  • BB&T
  • BG Staffing
  • CIOX Health
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • Country Financial
  • Diaz Foods
  • Equifax
  • Farmers Insurance
  • Frito-Lay
  • Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency
  • Hilton Worldwide
  • The Home Depot
  • Homestar
  • Kelly Services
  • MARTA
  • National Guard
  • Norsan Group
  • OctaPharma Plasma
  • PNC Financial Services
  • Restore Health Group
  • Sprint
  • State Farm
  • SunTrust
  • Suzuki School
  • Top Job Hospitality
  • Turner Broadcasting System
  • Univision
  • Wells Fargo
  • VIP Dental Dental Training Center Cobb
  • World Pay
  • Zoo Atlanta

THANK YOU TO OUR 2016 SPONSORS
 

Silver Sponsors

 

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Presenting Media Sponsor

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Media Sponsors

 

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