New Orleans & Company is hosting its November Job Fest from noon until 3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at Delgado Community College’s Student Life Center, 916 Navarre.
Designed to be a one-stop shop for job seekers, New Orleans & Company’s Job Fest allows participants to meet with a variety of employers from hotels, restaurants, and other tourism fields. Participants can ask questions and learn more about the hiring process in a welcoming, one-on-one setting. New Orleans & Company Job Fest is part of an effort to connect job seekers to careers in the hospitality and tourism industry across New Orleans.
In addition to the job fair, there will be a panel discussion hosted by Delgado Community College from 11 a.m. to noon featuring four industry leaders to gain guidance and insights on how to put your best foot forward at a job interview, become fully aware of performance expectations on the job, and how to make the most of a career in the hospitality/tourism industry. Confirmed Panel members are: Tabitha McCabe, Talent and Development Senior Director at Creole Cuisine; Keith Schmitt, Director of Human Resources, New Orleans Marriott; and Toni Mobley , Senior Vice President, Chief Service Officer at the Audubon Nature Institute.
The list of the participating employers includes: New Orleans City Park, Audubon Nature Institute, Hotel Monteleone, Brennan’s, Waffle House, HRI Lodging, Harrah’s New Orleans Casino & Hotel, Hilton Garden Inn, B on Canal New Orleans, JMH Companies, Centerplate, Dickie Brennan & Company, NOPD, Hard Rock Café, NOLHA, Westin New Orleans Canal Place, Wyndham French Quarter and Hotel Provincial.