New Year, new opportunities! New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau is hosting it’s first Job Fest of the year. Join us on Wednesday, January 24th, from noon until 3 p.m. for our January Job Fest at Stallings Recreation Center. We have top employers in the city’s largest industry ready to hire great, enthusiastic people like you! Job 1 will be there to assist with resumes. More details are below.
Job Fest Details
When: Wednesday, January 24, from noon until 3 p.m.
Where: Stallings Recreation Center, 4300 St. Claude Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117
Who: The New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau is hosting the event and everyone is welcome to attend. Below a few of employers who are looking fill positions.
- Audubon Nature Institute
- Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Department
- Marriott/Sheraton International
- JW Marriott
- New Orleans Marriott
- Sheraton New Orleans
- Ritz Carlton
- Convention Center Marriott
- Hospitality Enterprises
- Intercontinental Hotel
- Pelican Hospitality New Orleans
- Waffle House
- Hilton Riverside
- TLC Linen
- New Orleans City Park
- HRI Properties
- Dickie Brennan & Company
Why: In New Orleans, tourism provides thousands of satisfying jobs in fields like guest relations, finance, administration, housekeeping, food and beverage service and beyond. Each job offers an opportunity for growth to move up in a company while enjoying employee benefits and the peace of mind that comes with a steady paycheck. A job in hospitality and tourism – which can start by a visit to Job Fest – is the basis for a lasting and fulfilling career in New Orleans.
What: Designed to be a one-stop shop for job candidates, Job Fest allows participants to meet with a variety of employers from hotels, restaurants, and other tourism fields. Participants can ask questions and learn more about the hiring process in a welcoming, one-on-one setting. The Job Fest is part of an effort to connect job seekers to careers in the hospitality and tourism industry across New Orleans.
*List of employers are subject to change