Washoe County Announcement

Opportunity Knocks with Washoe County Career Discovery Fair
Career seekers welcome to discover inside tips and workshops to land the job

Media Release
For Immediate Release

Contact: Amy Ventetuolo

Reno, Nev. July 12, 2017. Washoe County is proud to announce the first Career Discovery Fair, where career seekers can discover firsthand, through a series of 10-minute workshops, how the recruiting and selection process works. The Career Discovery Fair will take place on July 27, 2017 from 4pm-6pm at the Washoe County Administrative Complex, Building A.  

“We realize qualified applicants may be unaware of the process, and we don’t want to lose these talented individuals who are eager to use their skills to serve our community,” says Patricia Knight, Assistant Director of Human Resources.  “As one of the region’s largest employers, we want to engage our community so they better understand all of the varied opportunities Washoe County has to offer.”

While there may be immediate openings available, the goal of the Career Discovery Fair is to help people understand the different departments and opportunities available within Washoe County and hear directly from Human Resources on how to put their best foot forward.  

What:                   Washoe County Career Discovery Fair

Where:                Washoe County Administrative Complex, Building A., 1001 E. 9th Street, Reno, 89520

When:                  July 27, 2017 from 4-6 p.m.

Who:                   Washoe County community welcome to explore fulfilling career opportunities available now, and in the future.

Details:                Staff from Washoe County departments will be on hand to talk about the services they provide to citizens of Washoe County and the many career options available to explore. Human Resources will be providing continuous 10-minute workshops to explain the recruiting and selection process to help provide an edge when applying for positions.


For the Washoe County Career Discovery Fair event flyer, click here. For more information, please visit https://www.washoecounty.us/humanresources/jobopportunities.php