June 3-4 RPCV Career Conference

Last Update: 5/20/2015 9:41 PM

6/4/15 Thu (8:30 AM - 5:00 PM)
Oakland Federal Building
1301 Clay Street, Oakland
Contact:Will Spargur (will[AT]norcalpca.org)

Peace Corps is running a 2 day Career Conference in Oakland on June 3-4 for returned Peace Corps Volunteers. Register to attend this two-day conference, where you'll learn in-depth strategies to make yourself stand out from other job-seekers. RPCVs are welcome to attend any or all parts of this conference. We hope you’ll join us and take advantage of this opportunity to boost your job-search skills while networking with other RPCVs and RPCV-friendly employers.
***Note: This event is open only to returned Peace Corps Volunteers.

RPCV Job Seekers: Click here to register to attend

Employers: Click here to to register for 6/4/15 Career Fair from 2pm-4pm

Thursday, June 4, 2015:
8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Welcome/Leveraging Your NCE & Federal Employment
10:00 – 10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Acing the Job Interview
12:00 – 12:30 p .m. Making the Most of the Career Fair/Q&A
12:30 – 2:00 p.m. LUNCH (on your own)
2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Career Fair—featuring regional employers

Employers confirmed to attend the RPCV Career Fair as of May 11, 2015:

Alpha Public Schools
AmeriCorps NCCC
Bay Area Video Coalition (BAVC)
Citizen Schools
Education First
First Solar, Inc.
Global Health Fellows Program II
Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco
INTERLINK Language Centers
Napa Valley Unified School District
Net Impact
One Acre Fund
Pacific Gas & Electric Company
Peace Corps Response
Reading Partners
Traveling Teacher Guides
U.S. Department of Agriculture
U.S. Department of Homeland Security - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
U.S. Department of Homeland Security - Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
U.S. Department of Labor
U.S. Department of State
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Region 9
U.S. General Services Administration
U.S. General Services Administration - Office of Inspector General
U.S. Small Business Administration - Office of Field Operations
U.S. Social Security Administration

Graduate schools confirmed to attend the RPCV Career Fair as of May 5, 2015:
The New School
University of Michigan - School of Natural Resources and Environment

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