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Nassau Community College hosts free job fair

A student walks through the campus of Nassau

A student walks through the campus of Nassau Community College on April 28, 2011. Credit: Howard Schnapp

Job seekers will have a chance to meet Monday, July 23,  with potential employers during a free job fair at Nassau Community College.

The job fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the multipurpose room of the College Center Building, near Davis Avenue and East Road in Garden City. The event will be hosted by Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-Mineola).

“We still have a long way to go in our economic recovery and I’m doing everything I can to make sure that Long Islanders have access to local jobs,” McCarthy said in a statement.

Confirmed participants include Aflac, Avon, Cablevision, Century 21 Stores, Fidelis Care, Hofstra University, JPMorgan Chase, Macy’s Roosevelt Field, NY Community Bank, New York Life, Primerica and South Nassau Communities Hospital.

For information about how to participate in the job fair as a vendor or a job seeker, call McCarthy’s office at 516-739-3008.

Pictured above: A student walks through the campus of Nassau Community College. (April 28, 2011)