This event is made possible by the Hispanic Federation and the New York City Department of Youth & Community Development.

Event Information


Murray Bergtraum High School

411 Pearl Street, New York, NY10038




Saturday, December 7th from 10:00AM to 3:00PM. Registration for an appointment time is required for the employment opportunity portion of the expo. 


Job Candidate Registration for the Employment Opportunities Event


The 2nd Annual NYC Employment Opportunity & Small Business Expo


 The New York City Council Black Latino and Asian Caucus (BLAC) will host the 2nd Annual New York City Employment Opportunity and Small Business Expo. Workforce1 is the facilitator of the employment opportunities portion of this event.

The Expo is a one day career and small business event designed to connect New York City residents to a broad range of job training, hiring, and small business development resources. This second annual event will provide job seekers and, aspiring and fledgling business owners the opportunity to interface with employers, training providers, small business development experts and lenders, and ultimately walk away with advice, loan applications, training and connections to a multitude of opportunities!

The Employment Opportunities Zone will serve as a hub site for event attendees to meet with representatives from New York City’s Workforce1 Career Centers and Industrial Business Zones. Every year, these centers connect more than 25,000 residents to jobs in New York City’s highest growth industries, including retail, food service, construction, and transportation. Workforce1 recruiters will be on site to screen candidates and schedule interview appointments for those candidates meeting selection criteria for open jobs.

Candidates should review the opportunities below and click "Register Here" to submit their qualifications to be considered for a pre-screening appointment at the Expo. Workforce1 will review candidate qualifications, should you meet the basic qualifications you will recieve an appointment time via email between November 25th & December 6th.

 Workforce1 will be pre-screening for the following occupations:

Retail Opportunities
  • Sales Associates
  • Stock/Warehouse
  • Store Managers

Airport Opportunities

  • Cabin Cleaning Agents
  • Wheelchair Agents; Must have a valid NY State Driver's License with a clean record
  • Security Guards; Must have a valid Security License for Security Guard
  • Cargo Agents; Must have a valid NY State Driver's License with a clean record
  • Station Attendants
  • Cashiers
  • Servers
  • Line Cooks
  • Ground Service Agent; Must have a valid NY State Driver's License with a clean record, a HSD/GED and 6 months of experience
Driver Opportunities
  • ParaTransit Drivers; Must possess a valid CDL C/B license with Passenger Endorsement
  • CDL A Drivers
Construction Opportunities
  • Electricians
  • Laborers
  • Carpenters
Food & Accomodations
  • Wait Staff
  • Bartenders
  • Cooks
  • Dishwashers

If you are interested in participating in this event please click the 'Register Here!' button below.

If not, you can stay up-to-date on additional job opportunities by subscribing to the Workforce1 Career Bulletin, reading our blog, and following us on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook.  Plus, you can always search open jobs on our website and register for upcoming Recruitment Events.

Register Here!

 ****Due to a limited number of appointment times, qualified candidates will be scheduled on a first come first serve basis. ****

Please remember to dress professionally, bring 3 copies of your résumé, and a valid photo ID.