Is your company looking for opportunities to connect with students interested in entering the trades? Browse this list of upcoming career fairs. Reach out to us if you have questions or would like to add an event to the list.

EMPLOYERS – Participation in Career & Technical Education (CTE) Center events qualifies you for unique, easy-to-file tax rebates


Educators and Partner Requests:

  • Spark Academy of Advanced Technologies, located at Manchester Community College, is looking for mentors, job shadow sites, classroom presenters, and internship sites. Contact Matt Long, ELO Coordinator, matt.long@sparkacademynh.org, (603) 945-9151 x300.
  • Region 14 Applied Tech CenterServing Students in the monadnock region Seeking volunteers to serve on the CTE Program Advisory Committee (PAC). Typically meet twice a year. Contact Brock Cullen b.cullen@sau47.org to learn more. 


NH Employment Security Virtual Job Fair
October 4 | Statewide
Employer registration closes 24-48 hours prior to the start of an event.
Click here to view details and to register.

Hopkinton School District
October 6 | Career Fair and Networking
Recruiting employers and sponsors for Hopkinton Building Careers event October 6, 5:30-7:30 at the Hopkinton High School. Students and families from 7 communities are invited.
Contact: Jennifer Landon, VP Education & Workforce Development, ABC NH/VT 603-496-2678, jennifer@abcnhvt.org

NH Employment Security Virtual Job Fair
October 11 | NH’s Capitol and Southern Regions
October 13 | NH’s Lakes Region
October 18 | NH’s Seacoast Region
October 2o | NH’s Monadnock and Dartmouth Regions
October 25 | NH’s Great North Woods and White Mountains Region
Employer registration closes 24-48 hours prior to the start of an event.
Click here to view details and to register.

Alvirne High School/Palmer CTE Center
November 15 | Career Fair Expo
Recruiting business/industry partners to come for 90 minutes on the morning of November 15 to a Career Fair Expo, speed dating style event to talk to groups of students about their organization, what they do and how young people can pursue the career paths involved in the industry. Contact: Rich Paiva – Career Development Coordinator, SAU 81/Hudson 6038861260 x75050, rpaiva@sau81.org

Pinkerton Academy, Derry, NH
December 6, 4:30-6:30 p.m. | Meet & Greet
This informal ‘business social’ is modeled around a Chamber of Commerce Business After-Hours event but is designed to help students engage with businesses in an informal setting. Refreshments will be served. 50-75 students expected. No cost to attend but event sponsorship available. Registration Link | Sponsorship & Scholarship Link

March 23, 8:30 a.m.-1:15. p.m. | Senior Palooza
This event is for ALL Seniors – that’s over 600 students expected to attend, many of whom are looking for the right opportunity/reason to stay in New Hampshire!!! This is the second year for this very successful event which will include an ole’ fashion, traditional career fair bringing many collaborative opportunities for companies and our students. Booth space is a nominal fee with funds contributing to student activities. Stay for the day or only a part however, access to electricity is not guaranteed. Registration, Sponsorship and Scholarship Link

April 5, 6:00-8:00 p.m. | College & Apprenticeship Fair  
While the College Fair is enjoying nearly three decades of success, the Apprenticeship “INSET” is only in its second season and if Spring of 2022 was an indication of the potential interest, Spring of 2023 promises to be even more amazing. The College Fair paired with this event has brought over 2,000 students and families in previous years. Nominal booth space fee. Access to electricity is not guaranteed. Registration, Sponsorship and Scholarship Link

May 16, 4:30-6:00 p.m. | Reverse Career Fair
A more intimate event than Senior Palooza and for students, nearly ALL Seniors, desiring to go directly into the workforce or combine workforce experiences with local college attendance!! As in previous years, this is designed for our Adult Education students. Open to the general public without cost, but nominal attendance fee for hiring managers with funds contributing to student activities. Up to 100 students from various area schools expected. Event sponsorship available. Registration, Sponsorship and Scholarship Link

For event information, contact: Doug Cullen, Manager of Career Services, 603-437-5200 Ext. 1141, dcullen@pinkertonacademy.org.