GRID Alternatives Solar Career Fair 2018

  • Job Fair Bot
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Mar 08, 2018
Multi-Employer General Business

Event Description

GRID Alternatives Greater Los Angeles, in partnership withLos Angeles Trade Technical College (Renewable Energy Program) andSolar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)will host a solar industry career fair at Los Angeles Trade Technical Collegeon Thursday, April 26thfrom 10am-2pm. Our goal is to provide a dedicated space for employers to connect with job trainees from solar programs throughout Southern California. Where:South Campus Quad, North Tent Los Angeles Trade Technical College | 400 West Washington Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015 When: Thursday, April 26th, 10AM - 2PM Previous attendees include: GRID Alternatives, Greater Los Angeles Los Angeles Trade Technical College Renewable Energy Programs RePower LA/Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy SunPower SUNRUN SolarCity (Tesla) Los Angeles Department of Water and Power LA Economic and Workforce Development Department IBEW Local Union 11 City of LA Office of Reentry JOBSEEKERS: Nows your chance to meet face-to-face with companies of all sizes, including some of the top industry employers. The Career Fair is your best opportunity to explore a vareity of solar career opportunities, engage with hiring employers, and learn the ins and outs of working in solar. In addition to company booths, there will be a dedicated networking space for you to meet new contacts in the industry. Stay tuned for a schedule of events and a full list of the companies that will be attending!EMPLOYERS: Get in front of hundreds of talented and diverse jobseekers from across the LA-area excited to gain knowledge about and begin their careers in the solar industry! Attendees of the Solar Career Fair will include GRID Alternatives trainees with extensive hands-on installation experience, students of job training organizations throughout greater Los Angeles, and residents of Southern California looking to learn more about leading companies in the solar industry. Last year, we had 100% positive feedback from participating employers who agreed that the career fair was an effective means for identifying potential employees for future solar-related positions. Your booth fee includes: customizable booth area 1 table, 2 chairs 2 lunches listing on event map and website Join us at LATTC and meet tomorrow's solar industry professionals! For non-profit employer discounts and more information, contact Adewale OgunBadejo at (310) 735-9765 oraogunbadejo@gridalternatives.org. About GRID Alternatives GRID Alternatives vision is a successful transition to clean, renewable energy that includes everyone.Our mission is to make renewable energy technology [or solar power, depending on use] and job training accessible to underserved communities.We bring together community partners, volunteers and job trainees to implement solar power and energy efficiency for low-income families, providing energy cost savings, valuable hands-on experience, and a source of clean, local energy that benefits us all. Transportation & Parking Directions to venue: FROM THE SANTA MONICA FREEWAY (10) EAST, exit on Grand Ave., turn right to college. FROM THE SANTA MONICA FREEWAY (10) WEST, exit on Los Angeles Street to 17th Street, turn left on Grand Ave. to college. FROM THE HARBOR FREEWAY (110) NORTH, exit on Adams Blvd., turn right to Grand Ave. and left to college. FROM THE HARBOR FREEWAY (110) SOUTH, exit on Adams Blvd., turn left on 23rd Street, turn left to Grand Ave, and turn left to college. Public Transportation: METROLINK TRAIN, arrives Union Station Connects to Red/Blue Line and Dash Buses. M From Union Station, take Dash Bus D, or use Red Line to connect to Blue Line (at 7th St/Metro Ctr). ON THE BLUE LINE, station #3, Grand Ave. DASH BUS D, stops at corner of Grand Street and Washington Blvd. Parking: There are three parking structures available, please consult LATTC map. http://map.lattc.edu/#UMAP_2014081351489

Event Date

Apr 26, 2018