A holiday hiring expo is scheduled for 3 to 6 p.m. Nov. 5 at Santa Barbara’s Paseo Nuevo even as the 30-year-old mall undergoes a $20 million renovation.
Companies expected to participate include: Banana Republic, Corning, Goodwill, H&M, Lorna Jane, Lucky Brand, Macy’s, Marshall’s, Nursecore, Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District, Sephora, Skechers, Solstice Sunglasses, Student Transportation of America, Ultimate Staffing, among others.
Job seekers and employers can register at https://holidayhiring_paseonuevo.eventbrite.com
Employer registration ends Oct. 31. Job seekers can register until the day of the hiring expo.
The Santa Barbara County Workforce Development Board is sponsoring the event, which is described as “experiential and exploratory.” It will allow the public to see the outdoor mall’s renovation progress, interact with employers and possibly get interviews on the spot.
A free Saje Natural Wellness burlap bag will be given to the first 200 job seekers to show up.
Information regarding the location of the registration and check-in and the other local companies will be sent out through email and posted on Eventbrite the Friday before the event. Email SBCBER@countyofsb.org for more information.
Posted Oct. 24, 2019.