Newsflash • Maricopa County, AZ • CivicEngage

Maricopa County will host the 2023 Career Fair and Community Expo from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on February 15 at Chase Field in Phoenix.
Admission to the event and parking are free.

hunting-field-1-1_cropHiring managers from 50 county departments will be on hand to meet and conduct on-site interviews for positions at all levels in a wide variety of fields such as administrative support, IT, education, trades , health, finance, etc. Maricopa County’s premier career fair and community expo in 2023.

“This will be a great opportunity for job seekers to explore hundreds of different types of jobs, including entry-level jobs for those just starting their careers,” said Laura Ingegneri, Director of Human Resources of Maricopa County. “We are excited to meet candidates and share the great positions and benefits we offer.”

newsletter-highlight-graphics-1_cropIn addition to a competitive salary, county employee benefits include enrollment in the Arizona State Pension System; paid leave which includes paid parental leave for either parent; nearly 90% of health care benefits paid by the county; free counseling sessions and other mental health services; controlled and subsidized supplementary care for children or the elderly; tuition reimbursement, discounts on events, attractions and daily necessities, and an extensive wellness program focused on work/life balance.

Career fair guests can also learn about the many county services and programs that benefit area individuals and families, such as rent and utility assistance, free health care and low-cost, early education and animal adoptions and groupings.

hunting-field-3_crop“Maricopa County is one of the largest employers in the state with jobs in just about every career field imaginable. And I found it to be a different type of government. Innovative while being considerate. Efficient and also open to change. And so we’re excited to show off who we are, what we do, and why job seekers might want to join us,” said Maricopa County Executive Joy Rich.

It won’t be all business at the ballpark. Visitors should keep an eye out for appearances by Arizona Diamondbacks mascot Baxter the Bobcat. They can also have their picture taken with the 2001 Arizona Diamondbacks World Series Trophy.

Planned activities include:

  • Dog and Cat Adoptions Housed by Animal Care & Control and the Sheriff’s MASH Unit
  • Free vaccinations run by the Public Health Department
  • SWAT and Lake Patrol vehicles housed by the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office
  • Interview training hosted by Arizona@Work Maricopa County
  • Drone demonstrations hosted by Flood Control District

Additionally, Maricopa County Courts will host free weddings for couples who want the unique experience of getting married with a view of the baseball field. Weddings must be booked in advance. For information, visit this page on the Justice Courts website.

Free parking for the event will be available at the Chase Field Garage, south of the ballpark at 467 S. 4e Street.

The 2023 Maricopa County Career Fair and Community Expo will be held at Chase Field on February 15, 2023.
For more details, visit: maricopa.gov/careerfair.

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