Diverse Abilities Job Fair

Tuesday March 26th
11:00AM – 2:00PM
Palisades Center (1000 Palisades Center Drive, West Nyack)
4th Floor Community Rooms

Thank you for your interest in the Diverse Abilities Job Fair.  This free event provides an opportunity for our neighbors with disabilities to meet with locally hiring businesses and resource organizations to receive information, schedule 1-on-1 screening interviews with hiring representatives, visit the resume clinic, and more:

    • Open House with hiring businesses,
    • Visit Resource Row to speak with local resource agencies providing services and assistance to people with disabilities reach their goals,
    • Participate in a Resume Clinic with Rockland Works and Dominican University representatives offering suggestions to enhance or build a resume,
    • Pre-Interview Workshop available for registered participants with interview appointments.

When you register, you'll receive an email with a link to our helpful Top Tips for Getting the Most Out of the Job Fair.

Visit with up to 15 Employers who are actively looking for workers.  Registration is free.

You can schedule one-on-one interviews, using the form below, to take advantage of this special recruiting opportunity.

If you need assistance participating in the Job Fair or completing the registration form, please contact Daniel at rocklandddrc@gmail.com or call 845-304-0467.

Click the flyer above to view and download (PDF)

Diverse Abilities Job Fair Schedule
March 26, 2024

  • 11AM – 2PM  Resource Row
    • Come meet with representatives from agencies in our county that provide services to assist you in your personal and professional success. Agencies attending include: ACCES-VR, Office for People with Disabilities, BRIDGES, NYS Commission for the Blind, and more!
  • 11AM – 2PM Resume Clinic
    • Professionals from Dominican University and Rockland Works Career Center want to meet you to answer any questions and offer suggestions about developing your resume. Visit our ‘Resume Clinic’ to enhance or get tools to build a resume!
  • 11AM – 11:45AM Hiring Businesses Open House
    • At the beginning of the event, representatives from hiring businesses will be available to speak about their company, the application process, and answer questions. If you’re not interested in scheduling a 1-on-1 interview, this is a great opportunity to meet hiring professionals in your area!
  • 11:30AM – 12PM Pre-Interview Workshop
    • Invitation Only – If you schedule a 1-on-1 interview at this event, we will be offering a workshop before interviews begin on best strategies for success in a screening interview. This workshop will be led by Jessily Gonzalez (Adult & Dislocated Worker Coordinator, Rockland Works) and Deb Mesibov (Senior Job Developer, Jawonio).
  • 12 – 2PM 1-on-1 Interviews (registration required)

Featured Employers

Location: Multiple locations, New York

Open Positions:

 

Location: Multiple locations, New York

Open Positions:

Clerical, Admin, Mechanic, Payroll

Jawonio

Location: Multiple locations, New York

"Located in the Mid-Hudson Region of New York, Jawonio supports children, adults, and families with intellectual/developmental disabilities, behavioral health challenges, and chronic medical needs. Jawonio is dedicated to advancing the independence, well-being, and equality of people with disabilities and special needs".

Westchester Medical Center

Location: Multiple locations, New York

Open Positions:

Medical Assistant
Patient Service Representative
Mental Health Counselor
Preoperative Clerk
Surgical Technologist
LPN
Patient Access Liaison
Insurance Clerk
Financial Counselor

Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds

 

Location: Pearl River, New York 

Open Positions:

Life Guard
Maintenance

Location: New City, New York

Open Postions (for the Summer Only):

Operations Staff

NYS Parks and Recreation

Location: Multiple locations, New York

Open Positions:

Seasonal Staff

YMCA

 

Location: Nyack, New York 

Open Positions:

School Age Care Assistants
Lifeguards
Summer Camp Counselors

Center for Human Development and Family Services

Location: New City, New York

Open Postions:

Waiver Service Provider

Applegreen
 
Location: Multiple locations, New York

Open Positions:

For our Ardsley Plaza for Chick-Fil-A and Burger King.
For our Ramapo Plaza in Sloatsburg for Team Member or Shift Supervisor for

  • Panda Express,
  • Panera,
  • Starbucks,
  • Shake Shack,
  • the Convenience Store,
  • and custodians

HDR

 

Location:  Multiple Locations in New York and New Jersey 

Open Positions:

Engineers
Project Managers
Scientists

 

Location: Multiple locations, New York 

Open Positions:

Home Health Aides
Personal Care Assistants

American Family Care

Location: Multiple locations, New York

Open Positions:

Medical Assisants

Location:  Multiple Locations in New York 

Open Positions:

Family Peer Advocates
Care Managers
Day Habitation Provider
Incident Management Specialist

Complete your information in the form below. You can register for the event and, if you'd like, sign up for a one-on-one interview with an Employer. Please be sure to complete all the required fields.  We look forward to seeing your at the Diverse Abilities Job Fair.

When you register for the Job Fair, you'll receive an email with a link to our helpful Top Tips for Getting the Most Out of the Job Fair.