MLK Opportunity Fair

January 21, 2019


Monday, January 21      Garfield High School      8:30 to 11:30AM

To Register early for this event go to Eventbrite at:

50 employers are all currently hiring for jobs, training and career opportunities !


Multiple drawings for prizes

To Register for this event go to Eventbrite at:

What is the RESUME ROOM at the MLK Opportunity Fair?

The resume review room consist of Career and Employment Coaches, Human Resources and Recruiting Professionals who specializes in job search expertise. These experts, have specific training in areas like resume building, cover letter tip career planning, interviewing questions, salary negotiations and training resources.  They are trained to see beyond what you see in yourself and you’ll get advice and information tailored specifically to your needs and goals when you work with these experts.

6 seconds  - that’s how much time a recruiter will typically spend on a resume review before deciding whether to put it in the “yes” or “no” stack. So you want your resume to be as perfect as possible.

Resume room will be open from 8:30 to 11:30 AM. 

Please stop by for you free session:

Ø  bring your resume for a resume review

Ø  receive guidance on how to build a resume

Ø  gain application guidance

Ø  Utilize career coaching. 

Who is accepting applications that day?



~Airport Jobs

~McGee Air Services

~Trident Seafoods

~TSA (Transportation Security Administration – United States)

~United States Postal Service (USPS)

~Horizon Air


~FedEx Express

~ANEW (Apprenticeship & Non-Traditional Employment for Women)

~CITC:  Building Trades Apprenticeship Program

~ Laborers Apprenticeship Training Program

~Carpenters Apprenticeship Training Program

-Hytek Finishes

~Navy- Shoreside Employment 

~Harper Engineering Co. 

~Goodbye Graffiti

~Year Up

~Seattle Schools – Skill Center

~Congressman Adam Smith's Office

WSDOT (Department of Transportation - Washington State)

Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle

~Port of Seattle

~Sound Transit

City of Seattle

~University of Washington (UW) Multicultural Outreach & Recruitment


~Washington Conservation Corps

~Seattle Teacher Residency

~OMWBE (Office of Minority and Women's Business Enterprises)


~Neighborhood House

. . . and more . . .