Second Annual Portland-Metro Credit Union Career Fair is Just Around the Corner

Sept. 6 fair will feature job opportunities at nine area credit unions, lunches, and on-site job interviews.

8/13/2019

Last year’s Portland-Metro Credit Union Career Fair buzzed with big attendance, and this year will be even bigger, with nine credit unions on site ready to talk about fulfilling careers in the industry. 

This year’s free cooperative credit union career fair will welcome job seekers interested in learning about positions at the following credit unions: 

  • Advantis 
  • Clackamas Federal 
  • First Tech Federal 
  • iQ 
  • OnPoint Community 
  • Point West 
  • Rivermark Community 
  • Trailhead 
  • Unitus  

All participating credit unions have branches in and around the Portland-metro area. The career fair, created by Unitus, is a cooperative effort between Portland credit unions and other partners.  

Quiet spaces for on-site job interviews will be available. Last year, job seekers said they found this feature to be extremely valuable. Attendees also will have lunch available from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Other credit union partners involved in this year’s fair include BankWork$, Golsan Scruggs Insurance, and the Young Credit Union Professionals (YCUP) of Oregon & SW Washington.  

Attendees are encouraged to send their resumes ahead of time to [email protected]Job seekers also should bring printed copies of their resumes, cover letters, business cards, and a digital or printed copy of their ticket so that they may receive a wristband for food and beverages. Several raffle prizes will also be up for grabs. 

Editor’s note: Interested in organizing a cooperative career fair with credit unions in your area? Gayle Evans, Chief Human Resources Officer with Unitus, is happy to share best practices. Email her at:  [email protected].