Dinolfo and Rochester Works! Host 9th Annual Career Conference and Job Fair
Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo today joined RochesterWorks! Executive Director Peter Pecor at Monroe Community College to host the 9th annual Greater Rochester Career Conference and Job Fair. The event is one of the largest events for jobseekers in Monroe County.
“As Monroe County Executive, one of my top priorities is to ensure that everyone has the opportunity to obtain a good paying job,” said Dinolfo. “I am proud to stand with RochesterWorks! to host Monroe County’s largest career conference and job fair. There are many job opportunities available right here in Monroe County and today we are helping make the connection for people looking for work in our community.”
The 9th annual Greater Rochester Career Conference and Job Fair is spearheaded by RochesterWorks! and sponsored by Monroe County, Monroe Community College, the New York State Department of Labor and ACCES-VR. Every participating employer is looking to hire from the local workforce in Monroe County.
"RochesterWorks! is proud to continue to offer our community one of the largest workforce development events in our region,” said Pecor. “I want to thank County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo for her support of RochesterWorks! and today’s event. It’s all a part of our mission to strengthen our workforce by connecting businesses and job seekers."
Monroe County and RochesterWorks! aimed to recruit 1,000 jobseekers for the conference and job fair. In addition to the 68 hiring employers, RochesterWorks! also hosted informative panels for jobseekers and resume and application workshops to aid individuals in their job search.
As Monroe County’s largest employment and training initiative, RochesterWorks! is dedicated to developing a strong workforce in the region, serving jobseekers, youth and businesses in our community. For further employment and workforce development opportunities, visit www.rochesterworks.org.
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