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Job and Career Fair at Merritt College

  • Merritt College 12500 Campus Drive Oakland, CA, 94619 United States (map)

Share with students interested in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics jobs, as well as in food service, hospitality, and more.

General employers will be available to meet/talk with students in the Huey Newton Student Lounge, and in the Science building, Biotech/Healthcare employers will table the event. 

Other activities include:

  • Workshops on ‘Launching Your Career’
  • a hands-on Microscopy lab
  • food demonstration in the Nutrition department
  • speakers from the Healthcare/Pharmaceutical industry
  • a panel of speakers regarding the high-need area of cybersecurity and healthcare information
  • career activities which form many of the components of the work-based learning continuum. 

The students will ‘earn’ lunch through participation in the Career Fair, receiving a $10 voucher for lunch of their choice.  Additionally, SWAG will be given out prior to the students’ departure. 

Teachers and other staff will receive lunch, with gratitude.