Careers in Gear

APRIL 27, 2022

  • High School Students only: 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
  • Adult Job Seekers: 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

WHERE? JACKSON COUNTY EXPO,  MEDFORD, OR

High School Students and adult job seekers can meet with employers in wide-range of occupations and careers.

For more details click the Careers in Gear Flyer

HOW SCHOOLS CAN PARTICIPATE:

Careers in Gear is an excellent way for schools in incorporate a Career Related Learning Experience into their students’ portfolios.  Registration begins in the fall of each school year, and is on a first-come-first-served basis.  Schools agree to provide a CLRE activity before and after student participation at Careers in Gear to create a holistic learning experience.  Careers in Gear targets 9th grade students in Southern Oregon as they move to choosing vocational pathways in their high school education.

HOW BUSINESSES CAN HELP:

Get involved with our local workforce efforts to grow our own, and keep them in our region!  Your next generation of employees awaits!

Careers in Gear is a business-driven event.  Hundreds of business volunteers lead the day and share their expertise with the students.  There are many ways for a business volunteer to get involved:

  • Attract future workforce to your industry
  •  Get face time with students
  • Showcase your service/product
  • Sponsor the event
  • Contribute door prizes
  • Invite your industry partners to participate

Employers Register via an Online Registration Form

Questions?  Email jen@pyplus.org

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