Career & Job
Fair at College of the Desert
The Career Fair sponsored by College of the
Desert’s (COD) Career Center will be on Thursday, March 13, from 10 a.m. to 1
p.m. in the Hilb Building at COD in Palm Desert.
This is an opportunity for students to explore a variety of
careers in the Coachella Valley. Some employers will be here to showcase their
specific careers even though they are not currently hiring. Participants should
be dressed appropriately and bring an updated résumé.
The college will be hosting approximately 45 employers located in
the Coachella Valley who will be accepting applications from students and may
hold employment interviews at the fair. Some of the companies that will be
represented include: Agua Caliente/Spa
Resort Casino, AmeriCorps, Art Institute, Assemblymember Brian Nestande, Atria
Palm Desert, Augustine Casino, BBVA Compass Bank, BEST Services, California
National Guard, Cambrian Home Care, Coachella Valley Water District, CPV
Sentinel, Desert Blood Services, Desert Empire Insurance, Desert Sands Unified
School District, Entravision, Fantasy Springs Resort, Fontana Police
Department, JFK Memorial Hospital, Kallay Insurance Agency, KMIR TV, Manpower,
J.W. Marriott Desert Springs Resort, Marriott Vacations Worldwide, Mary Kay,
Mirus Secondary School, Panda Express, Pathfinder Ranch, PFS Financial
Services, Ready Link Healthcare, Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel, Rite Aid, RCOE
Migrant Education Program, Riverside County Sherriff, Robert Half, Sam’s Club,
Somatherapy Institute, State Farm, Target, Thailand Experience, Welk Resorts,
Wellness 300, Wells Fargo Bank, Western-Southern Life and more. These are
companies who traditionally use the college to help fulfill their hiring needs.
For more information about the Career Fair, please contact
760.862.1351. Admission is free.