The City of Cypress and the Orange County Business Service Center joined forces once again for the 2011 Cypress Job Fair held on Thursday, October 13, 2011 at the Cypress Community Center.
36 employers took part in the event, including nine Cypress based companies: AT&T Mobility, Christie Digital, Forest Lawn, Kohl’s, Mitsubishi Motors North America, SoCal Office Technologies, The Home Depot, UnitedHealth Group, and the U.S. Army. Other large companies that participated included Best Buy, Cambrian Homecare, Discount Tire Centers, Lowes, and UPS. Collectively, the employers had over 600 positions available. Over 260 job seekers had their first interview with the employers, and many had second interviews scheduled.
Over 1,600 job seekers attended the Job Fair, mirroring the success of the City’s first job fair held in 2010. Also available were free job seeker workshops, covering topics such as interview skills and résumé writing. Business professionals were on hand to offer free résumé critique for the job seekers.
For more information about the City of Cypress or for more information on how you can relocate your business to Cypress, please call Mr. Bill Manis, Redevelopment/Economic Development Manager at 714-229-6671.