SUNY Adirondack to host job fair

Participants in a job fair at SUNY Adirondack are shown among employer booths
March 28, 2023

Fifty employers will attend on-campus event open to the public

GLENS FALLS, New York (March 28, 2023) — SUNY Adirondack is proud to announce Job Fair 2023 from noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, at the college's Northwest Bay Conference Center.

Fifty regional employers will attend the event, including Glens Falls Hospital, Fort William Henry Corp., Hudson Headwaters Health Netowrk, Lake George RV Park, New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities, Sacandaga Outdoor Center, Sylvan Learning Center, TD Bank, Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Co., The Sagamore and Travelers, among others.

SUNY Adirondack alumni and students, and the general public are welcome to attend this free event.

"We are excited to offer this opportunity," said Brian Holtz, assistant director of Student Success at SUNY Adirondack. "We know the region has incredible talent and great places to work, so helping job seekers connect with some of these amazing employers will lead to bright careers."

According to the New York State Department of Labor, in January 2023, Warren County had an unemployment rate of 4.6 percent, Washington County saw 4.1 percent and Saratoga County 3.2 percent, all equal to or lower than the state average of 4.6 percent.

The region traditionally sees a boost in job availability surrounding summer tourism, when year-round restaurants, stores and attractions see boosts in business and increase staff, and seasonal businesses open.