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Career-related events throughout the Seattle area.

Career-related events throughout the Seattle area.

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May 2015

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Swedish Open House – Issaquah Campus

May 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Attend a Swedish Open House to tour the facilities, listen to guest speakers, talk with hiring managers and enter a grand prize raffle. Opportunities are available in a variety of nursing, allied health and support roles. Most nursing positions, in addition to other openings, are currently eligible for sign-on bonuses.

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Swedish Open House – Edmonds Campus

May 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Attend a Swedish Open House to tour the facilities, listen to guest speakers, talk with hiring managers and enter a grand prize raffle. Opportunities are available in a variety of nursing, allied health and support roles. Most nursing positions, in addition to other openings, are currently eligible for sign-on bonuses.

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Maritime Career Day

May 5 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Come meet with representatives from more than 30 businesses, maritime organizations and training schools at the 17th Annual Maritime Career Day. Enjoy cool demonstrations and industry displays. Career day is primarily targeted toward middle school and older students, as well as adults interested in a new job or career.

Maritime Career Day

CNA/NAC and Clinical Health Care Job Fair

May 5 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The WorkSource North Seattle CNA/NAC & Clinical Health Care Job Fair is for entry-level and experienced nurses and nurse assistants. Space is limited; preregistration required at this Eventbrite page.

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Swedish Open House – Cherry Hill

May 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Attend a Swedish Open House to tour the facilities, listen to guest speakers, talk with hiring managers and enter a grand prize raffle. Opportunities are available in a variety of nursing, allied health and support roles. Most nursing positions, in addition to other openings, are currently eligible for sign-on bonuses.

Swedish Open House...

YWCA Job and Hiring Fair

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Meet with employers and learn about community job resources at the YWCA Job and Hiring Fair. Bring resumes.

YWCA Job and...

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Swedish Open House – Ballard Campus

May 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Attend a Swedish Open House to tour the facilities, listen to guest speakers, talk with hiring managers and enter a grand prize raffle. Opportunities are available in a variety of nursing, allied health and support roles. Most nursing positions, in addition to other openings, are currently eligible for sign-on bonuses.

Swedish Open House...

Washington Women in Trades career fair

May 8 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Washington Women in Trades presents their 35th annual career fair. The fair features apprenticeship and resource information, hands-on demonstrations, workshops and career opportunities.

Washington Women in...

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Wage Slaves: Tales from the Grind reading series

May 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Wage Slaves: Tales from the Grind reading series about work will feature Elizabeth Austen, Jonathan Evison, Daemond Arrindell and Jennifer Longo sharing their stories and poems about labors of love and commerce — from cubicles and classrooms to cemeteries and correctional centers. Michelle Goodman and Sierra Golden emcee. The event is free and the...

Wage Slaves: Tales...

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Education and Career Opportunities in the Culinary Industry

May 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Attend this information session on careers and fully funded education opportunities in Restaurant & Food Service Production, Catering &B anquet Operations, and Food & Wine Pairing. All of these classes can be fully funded if you qualify for basic food, unemployment insurance or financial aid. Please contact Kristi.ONeill@seattlecolleges.edu by e-mail to register.

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UW Certificate Programs Open House

May 13 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Learn about UW certificate programs, ask questions, meet instructors and program managers, and discover what’s right for your ongoing career education. Join UW Professional & Continuing Education at the free certificate programs open house to explore your options.

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Career Search Excellence Seminar

May 13 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Paul Anderson of ProLango will debunk popular interviewing myths and show you how your resume is scored in the employer’s Applicant Tracking System (ATS) in this seminar of tips and tricks for professionals seeking a new opportunity. Registration required in advance at prolango.com.

Career Search Excellence...

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IBM Hiring Event

May 14 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

IBM is hiring in the Tacoma area. Open positions include: • Communications Leads • Earned Value Management Analysts • Electronic Health Record Application Analysts • IT QA Administrators • IT QA Leads • IT Security Analysts • Organizational Change Management Leads • Organizational Change Management Staff • PM – Risk Management Analysts • Program Control...

IBM Hiring Event

Career Search Excellence Seminar

May 14 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Paul Anderson of ProLango will debunk popular interviewing myths and show you how your resume is scored in the employer’s Applicant Tracking System (ATS) in this seminar of tips and tricks for professionals seeking a new opportunity. Registration required in advance at prolango.com.

Career Search Excellence...

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Toast of Seattle

May 15 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am

The Toast of Seattle, a Seattle Chamber of Commerce networking program, features three structured rounds of networking over breakfast. Click here for more information. $20–$60

Toast of Seattle

Swedish Open House – First Hill Campus

May 15 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Attend a Swedish Open House to tour the facilities, listen to guest speakers, talk with hiring managers and enter a grand prize raffle. Opportunities are available in a variety of nursing, allied health and support roles. Most nursing positions, in addition to other openings, are currently eligible for sign-on bonuses.

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Mock interview workshop

May 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Prepare for your job interview by practicing with an expert one-on-one at this free WorkSource workshop. You’ll learn interviewing skills such as the STAR method, your 60-second commercial and using emotional intelligence. You’ll also learn questions you’re likely to be asked, worst things to say in an interview, and what questions you can — and...

Mock interview workshop

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Career Search Excellence Seminar

May 20 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Paul Anderson of ProLango will debunk popular interviewing myths and show you how your resume is scored in the employer’s Applicant Tracking System (ATS) in this seminar of tips and tricks for professionals seeking a new opportunity. Registration required in advance at prolango.com.

Career Search Excellence...

Second Annual Hire-a-Vet Job Fair

May 20 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

The Second Annual Hire-a-Vet Job Fair is a partnership between WorkSource Seattle-King County, King County Veterans’ Program, South Seattle College, WorkSource Pierce County, Hire Heroes, Team Red, White & Blue, and the South King County Human Resources Association (SKCHRA). Session 1: 1–2:30 p.m. Session 2: 2:30–4 p.m. Registration is required in advance at this Eventbrite...

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Thirsty Gals networking

May 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Thirsty Gals is a group of friendly, collaborative entrepreneurs eager to connect with the women who are making a difference in the world. The networking group meets on the third Thursday of each month. RSVP required in advance at Eventbrite.

Thirsty Gals networking

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Mature Job Seekers Seminar

May 22 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Concerned that you may not be getting job interviews or offers due to your age? This free WorkSource workshop will provide employment tips for individuals 55 years or older, though job seekers of all ages are welcome to attend.

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Diversity in the Workplace Event

May 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Employers and job seekers are invited to learn more about diversity in the workplace at WorkSource’s Diversity in the Workplace Event, where a panel of hiring representatives from local organizations will address diversity in the workplace.

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Young Professionals of Seattle happy hour

May 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Young Professionals of Seattle networking group’s monthly happy hours feature a relaxed setting (no name-tags, no sales pitches). RSVP here.

Young Professionals of...

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Young Nonprofit Professional Network coffee hour

May 27 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Network with your fellow nonprofit professionals in a low-key setting. Sip on some coffee or tea and share stories of your job or your search and make a connection. More information at the YNPN site.

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Lesbians Who Tech (and friends) Happy Hour

May 27 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Lesbians Who Tech is global community of over 9,000 queer women in and around tech. Whether you work at a tech company, have a technical job or just love technology, Lesbian Who Tech want you to get geeky with techy folks just like you, enjoy tasty adult beverages, as well as land gigs and make...

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‘Ask an Expert About Your Job Search’ event

May 28 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

  Employment specialists from WorkSource will be available at the library to aid you in your job search. Get answers to specific questions that will help you find employment.

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Mature Worker workshop

May 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This free WorkSource workshop is primarily for job seekers over 55 and covers the myths of maturity, networking, assessing strengths, resumes, etc.

Mature Worker workshop

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Upcoming Events

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May 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Mature Worker workshop

WorkSource Rainier,
2531 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle, WA 98144 United States
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This free WorkSource workshop is primarily for job seekers over 55 and covers the myths of maturity, networking, assessing strengths, resumes, etc.

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June 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Military Sealift Command veterans job fair

WorkSource Rainier,
2531 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle, WA 98144 United States
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  Learn more about employment opportunities with the Military Sealift Command at this free career fair. The U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command is the premier provider of ocean transportation to the Department of Defense. The command operates approximately 110 noncombatant, civilian-crewed ships that replenish U.S. Navy ships, conduct specialized missions, strategically preposition combat cargo at…

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June 3 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Public Safety Career Fair

City of Renton Pavilion Event Center,
233 Burnett Ave. S., Renton, WA 98055 United States
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Public Safety Testing is hosting a Public Safety Career Fair, where many agencies from the Pacific Northwest will be represented with career opportunities including police officers, deputy sheriffs, corrections officers, firefighters, paramedics, 9-1-1 dispatchers and communications officers.

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June 4 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Seattle/Tacoma All Veterans Job Fair

Greater Tacoma Convention & Trade Center,
1500 Broadway, Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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RecruitMilitary is hosting the Seattle/Tacoma All Veterans Job Fair for veterans and spouses.

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June 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Newbie Mixer

Mexico Cantina y Cocina,
Pacific Place - Fourth Floor - 600 Pine St., Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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Puget Sound Young Professionals is a group of professionals in their 20s and 30s in the Puget Sound region that is all about adventures, socializing, networking and having fun. Come meet our new and existing members, make some new friends and have fun at the Newbie Mixer. Cover charge is $10 and appetizers will be…

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June 9 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

MBA Women International meet-and-greet

Bellevue Botanical Gardens,
12001 Main St., Bellevue, WA 98005 United States
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Join MBAWI Seattle for a professional development event called “More than Forks and Knives: Mastering the Art of the Business Meal,” featuring etiquette expert Arden Clise.

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June 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Seattle AntiFreeze

MOHAI ,
860 Terry Ave N., Seattle, WA 98109 United States
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On the second Thursday of each month, MOHAI hosts Seattle AntiFreeze, a social gathering for people interested in exploring what — besides the Freeze, or the so-called chilly reception one might get from a polite yet uninterested Seattleite — defines the character of this city.

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$10
June 16 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

New Tech Seattle meetup

Cornish Playhouse at Seattle Center,
201 Mercer St., Seattle, WA 98109 United States
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New Tech Seattle (formerly Seattle Tech Meetup) connects smart, fun, creative people from across the full spectrum of the Seattle tech community. Enjoy great food and drinks, learn about new companies doing cool things and have a fun night out.

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June 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Peace Corps lunchtime info session

Peace Corps Northwest Regional Office (in Westlake Tower Building),
1601 Fifth Ave., Suite 605, Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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  Serving in the Peace Corps is a great way to immerse yourself in a new culture, learn a new language, and have the experience of a lifetime. Join representatives at this information session to learn about volunteer experiences, have your questions answered, and gain tips to guide you through the application process.

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June 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Young Professionals Network at Top of the Hilton

Hilton Seattle,
1301 Sixth Ave., Seattle, WA 98109 United States
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YPN, the Seattle Chamber of Commerce’s young professional networking group, meets regularly at locations around the city. Register here.

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