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Friday, Aug. 3, 2018
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Career Empowerment Fair

Meeting local employers, learning about job opportunities, and taking part in professional development workshops to advance your career.

Official event information


Friday, Aug. 3, 2018
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.


Philadelphia Convention Center
1107 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107

The Career Fair is an annual event that aims to help more Philadelphians find and get good jobs. The event will:

  • Connect Philadelphia residents and employers.
  • Make information about jobs and workforce development services available to the unemployed and underemployed.
  • Provide tools and resources needed to pursue and achieve career goals.


Registration is closed

Registering for the Career Empowerment Fair makes the on-site registration process more efficient, and you’ll be admitted into the career fair faster. Also, you must register to attend any of the professional development workshops.

What to expect

Make personal connections at the fair

The Career Empowerment Fair is an excellent opportunity for you to make a personal connection that you can reference when you apply online. We also suggest that you follow up with employers you talk to on LinkedIn or by email.

Dress code

Although there’s no set dress code, we recommend business casual attire.

Do you need professional attire for the Career Empowerment Fair or an upcoming interview? Career Wardrobe is a local service that offers professional clothing and advice to men and women transitioning to work. For more information, visit the Career Wardrobe website.

Directions and parking

Get information on directions and parking.

Career Fair Plus app

Various devices with the Career Fair Plus app on the screens.Download the app to use before, during, and after the event.

The Career Fair Plus app has a host of features at your fingertips.

  • An interactive floor plan
  • A complete company listing
  • Event details

You can even create your preferred list of employers—so you don’t miss a thing.

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