Congressman Denham to Hold Central Valley Job Fair on Wednesday in Turlock

Aug 21, 2012

(Modesto, CA) – U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock) is holding a Central Valley Job Fair facilitated by the Stanislaus Economic Development & Workforce Alliance (the Alliance) on Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at the Stanislaus County Fair Grounds in Turlock, CA to provide an opportunity for job seekers to meet face-to-face with employers looking for new hires in the region. 

“Looking for work is a difficult and often frustrating experience. We want to help make the process easier by hosting these events to provide an opportunity for job seekers to meet face-to-face with employers looking for new hires in the Valley,” said Denham. “My top priority is to ensure that Valley residents and veterans have the employment opportunities they need. This event will be free and open to veterans, active military, students and the public.”

The Job Fair will take place on Wednesday, August 22, 2012, from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Stanislaus County Fair Grounds.  Employers will be accepting resumes and meeting with interested applicants throughout the fair.  The event will be open to the public, and participants are encouraged to bring several copies of their resume and wear business attire. Job seekers looking to RSVP for the Job Fair can sign up online here.  Any employers interested in participating in the event should contact the Alliance at or sign up online here.

Media are invited to attend, and an availability will be held following opening remarks at 11:30 a.m. Additional details on the Central Valley Job Fair are provided below, including a list of participating employers seeking new hires, which can also be found on Rep. Denham’s website here.

Central Valley Job Fair:

Who:    U.S. Representative Jeff Denham (R-Turlock)

Where: Stanislaus County Fair Grounds, 900 N Broadway Turlock, CA 95380

When:  August 22, 2012, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Participating Employers:

  1. ABS Direct
  2. Alpha Inc.
  3. Avalos Mechanical
  4. Bronco Winery
  5. Cemex
  6. City of Modesto
  7. Clear Channel
  8. Computer Tutor
  9. Crime Trek
  10. DataPath
  11. DeHart Technical School
  12. Delware North Company
  13. DirectLine Technologies, Inc.
  14. Dole
  15. Express Personnel
  16. Foster Farms Poultry
  17. G3
  18. Golden Valley Health Center
  19. Goodwill Industries
  20. Hilmar Cheese
  21. Home Depot
  22. Howard Training Center
  23. International Healthlink Professionals, Inc.
  24. Joseph Gallo Farms
  25. McDonald’s
  26. Modesto Technical College
  27. Modesto Veterans Center
  28. PG & E
  29. Pride Staff
  30. Prime Shine
  31. Ransho San Miguel/ Food 4 Less
  32. RJ Martin
  33. Robert Half Technologies
  34. Ross F. Carroll
  35. Solid Networks
  36. Stanislaus Co. Sheriff’s Dept.
  37. Stanislaus National Forest
  38. Target
  39. U.S. Air Force
  40. Union Pacific
  41. Van de Pol Ent/Delivery Fuel Systems