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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Career Fair 2017

The New York State Department of Labor and the Office of General Services are proud to sponsor this event in collaboration with the City of Albany, the Times Union, Albany Broadcasting, and the Capital District Transportation Authority.

  • March 29, 2017 from 11 a.m. to 3p.m.
    Empire State Plaza Convention Center, Albany


Business registration for the Dr. King Career Fair has closed. If you need assistance, please contact us at 518-457-3106.

Job Seekers:

Job Seeker Registration.

Pre-registration for this event is strongly encouraged. Don't delay - use the button above and register today!

Download an event flyer.

This is the career change you’ve been waiting for. Come meet with more than 140 area businesses offering 8,000+ job opportunities. Some of this year’s exhibitors include:

  • Albany Medical Center
  • Fidelis Care New York
  • Fusco Personnel, Inc.
  • Greater Capital Association of REALTORS
  • New York State Police
  • Rivers Casino & Resort
  • Six Flags Great Escape
  • U.S. Customs & Border Protection

Meet with these businesses and many more! See a full list of exhibitors.

You can also take advantage of job search services, including resume assistance, or attend a workshop:

  • "Find Success with Jobs Express," which will provide useful information for your online job search, or
  • "Rewarding Careers in Public Service," which will provide information on job opportunities with NYS Civil Service.

Don't forget to check out the on-site interview area where businesses will be ready to hire on the spot! Participating businesses include:

  • Albany Medical Center
  • All Metro Health Care
  • Custom Courier Solutions
  • Lowe’s
  • Maximus
  • Mazzone Hospitality
  • McLane Food Service
  • Rivers Casino
  • Snelling Staffing
  • Spectrum (formerly Time Warner Cable)
  • Speedway NY
  • St. Peter's Health Partners

There will be a free CDTA Shuttle! Pick-up is at the Lincoln Park Pool House from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Shuttles will leave every 15 minutes. Parking is available at the Empire State Plaza. Should the garage be full, please use one of these other parking lots in the area:

  • Times Union Center Parking Garage
    100 Beaver St.
    (518) 427-5066
  • Albany Parking Authority
    25 Orange St.
    (518) 434-8886
  • 80 State Street Parking Garage
    11 South Pearl St.
    (518) 463-6920
  • East Parking Garage
    129 Hamilton St.
  • Albany Parking Authority, Quackenbush Garage
    677 Broadway
    (518) 434-8886
  • Green-Hudson Garage
    Hudson Ave.
    (518) 434-8886
  • Riverfront Garage
    Columbia St.

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