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The Mayor's Youth Opportunity Showcase - A Job Fair for Young Adults


The ninth annual Mayor's Youth Opportunity Showcase was Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Kentucky International Convention Center (Exhibit Hall 1 A/B) in Louisville.

This event offers young adults, ages 16-21, a chance to apply for jobs, as well as learn about educational and volunteer opportunities. Attendees are required to register to gain access to the event. Click here to see photos of the 2014 event.

The Mayor's Youth Opportunity Showcase also is the kick-off for The Mayor's SummerWorks Program because the event offers local employers the opportunity to connect with thousands of young adults about full-time, part-time and summer job opportunities.

In 2013,  the event attracted more than 2,000 young job seekers and almost 40 employers with nearly 2,000 jobs to fill. Each year, more than 1,000 jobs have been available through area employers. The event is free to both employers and job seekers. If you are an employer with jobs for 16-21 year olds.

The 2014 Mayor's Youth Opportunity Showcase was sponsored by KentuckianaWorks, Louisville Metro Government, the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training, and the KentuckianWorks Youth Career Center in Jefferson County. 

Part of the Kentucky Career Center Partnership