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Newcomer Job Fair


May 17, 2024

We are delighted to share the resounding success of the Newcomer Job Fair, held on Thursday, May 16th, at Market Square. Organized by the Saint John Regional Job Developers Network and Envision Saint John: The Regional Growth Agency, in collaboration with Working NB, Government of New Brunswick, Opportunities NB, Saint John Newcomers Centre, Saint John Learning Exchange, Immigration NB, SJLIP, and YMCA Newcomer Connections, the event was a bustling hub of activity and opportunity.

A Day of Connections and Opportunities

The Newcomer Job Fair was nothing short of a vibrant and dynamic event. Market Square was filled with enthusiastic attendees eager to make meaningful connections. The atmosphere was charged with positivity and anticipation as job seekers met with potential employers, learned about available resources, and networked with industry professionals.

Highlights of the Event

The fair provided a fantastic platform for newcomers to meet with a diverse range of employers. Attendees had the chance to engage in one-on-one conversations, gain insights into various industries, and explore numerous job opportunities.

Community Support: The event highlighted the strong community support in Saint John. Organizations and partners came together to ensure that newcomers felt welcomed and supported in their job search journeys. The collaborative effort truly showcased the region's commitment to growth and inclusion.

Impact and Success

The success of the Newcomer Job Fair is a testament to the hard work and dedication of all the organizers and partners involved. Their combined efforts resulted in a highly productive day that connected numerous job seekers with potential employment opportunities. The fair also reinforced the importance of community and support in fostering economic growth and integration.

A Heartfelt Thank You

A big congratulations and thank you to all the organizers, partners, and participants who made the Newcomer Job Fair a remarkable success. Your efforts are truly appreciated and have made a significant impact on our community.

Together, we are building a stronger, more inclusive Saint John, and we can’t wait to see what the future holds!

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