Job fairs In-home caregivers Multiple openings for full- and part-time caregivers, to be employed by Right at Home. 10 a.m. — noon Friday at...

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Job fairs

In-home caregivers

Multiple openings for full- and part-time caregivers, to be employed by Right at Home. 10 a.m. — noon Friday at WorkSource North Seattle, 9600 College Way N., Suite 1151, Seattle. Must RSVP via or 206-529-6012 and must arrive at 10 a.m. for aptitude test.

Northwest Career Fair

Sales, customer service, accounting, marketing, technical and manufacturing positions available; 11 a.m. — 3 p.m. Aug. 19, Seattle Center (Northwest Rooms), First Avenue North and Republican Street. Info:

In-home caregivers

Multiple openings for full- and part-time caregivers, to be employed by Home Instead. No appointment needed. 10 a.m. — 1 p.m. Aug. 19 at WorkSource Rainier, 2531 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; and 10 a.m. — 1 p.m. Aug. 20 at WorkSource Affiliate North Seattle, 9600 College Way N., Suite 1151. More information: 206-529-6012 or

Snoqualmie Valley opportunities

The Snoqualmie Valley Chamber of Commerce will host a free job fair noon-6 p.m. Aug. 20th at Mount Si High School in Snoqualmie. Take exit 27 off I-90 and follow the signs to 8651 Meadowbrook Way S.E. Those who cannot attend may e-mail their résumé to and it will be shared with all represented companies. Information: 425-888-6362.

Drivers wanted

Interviewing for long-haul shuttle drivers, yard-duty drivers and van drivers. 10 a.m. — 1 p.m. Aug. 21, WorkSource North Seattle, 9600 College Way N., Suite 1151. Must RSVP via or 206-529-6012.

For military, veterans, spouses

The military-to-civilian recruiting firm RecruitMilitary will present a free hiring event for job seekers who have military backgrounds. 11 a.m. — 3 p.m. Aug. 28 at the Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center, 1500 Broadway. Welcome are veterans who already have civilian work experience, men and women who are transitioning from active duty to civilian life, members of the National Guard and reserves, and military spouses.

Job-search assistance

Westminster Chapel / Overlake Christian Church Job Support Program

7 p.m. Thursdays at Westminster Chapel; 13646 N.E. 24th St., Bellevue. Assistance with résumés, interviewing skills, job sourcing, networking. Info: 425-562-8028.

Job development/placement

Asian Counseling and Referral Service Vocational Program offers free training for eligible Seattle residents. Orientation is 3 p.m. Tuesdays at 3639 Martin Luther King Jr. Way S., Seattle. Info: 206-695-7569.

For older job seekers

Age 40-plus job-search workshop AARP Foundation WorkSearch

Free employment service and tuition-paid classes for workers 40 or older. If 55 or older and income-eligible, earn $500-plus per month while looking for work. Info: 206-624-6698 or

Job-search workshop, Mayor’s Office for Senior Citizens

10:30 a.m.-noon Wednesday, Central Building, 810 Third Ave., Suite 150, Seattle. Quarterly workshop open to King County residents 55 and older. Info: 206-684-0500 or e-mail

Community-college offerings

Colleges offer free weekly sessions for the unemployed, formerly self-employed and displaced homemakers. Some options:

South Seattle CC

1 p.m. Thursdays, Robert Smith Building, 6000 16th Ave. S.W., Room 81. Info:

North Seattle CC

2:30 p.m. Tuesdays, College Center Building, 9600 College Way N., Room 3449. Info:

Highline CC

1 p.m. Tuesdays, 2400 S. 240th St., Room 214, Building 6, Des Moines. Info:

Cascadia CC

1 p.m. Wednesdays, 18345 Campus Way N.E., Cascadia Building, Room 161, Bothell. Info:

Seattle Central CC

2 p.m. Thursdays, 1701 Broadway, Room 4180. Info:

Shoreline CC

2-3 p.m. Wednesdays, 16101 Greenwood Ave. N., Room 2920. Info:

Renton Technical College

For individual information and counseling sessions, call 425-235-5840 for appointment. Roberts Campus Center, 3000 N.E. Fourth St. Info:

Bellevue Community College worker-retraining orientation

Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m., 3000 Landerholm Circle S.E., Bellevue. Room R203. Free tuition. Info: 425-564-4054, TTY: 425-564-4087;

The Opportunity Grant

Free tuition and books for those who qualify. Orientation is 2 p.m. Tuesdays at Bellevue Community College, 3000 Landerholm Circle S.E., Room D101. Info:

Lake Washington Technical College

1 p.m. Tuesdays, 11605 132nd Ave. N.E., Room W-206, West Building, Kirkland. Info:

Employment assistance

Tuition support

Shoreline Community College offers the Food Stamp Employment & Training (FSET) Program, providing free tuition and services to students who are food-stamp-assistance recipients (but not receiving WorkFirst cash). Info:

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