Announcement:

Arlington Answers Career

We’re here to give support and encouragement to Arlington residents dealing with workplace and career issues. Here are some resources to help meet the needs of the jobless and vocationally challenged in practical ways such as résumé writing, completing job applications and career planning.


Spring 2015 Job Fair Report

ArlingtonAnswers.com Job Fair

Held Thurs April 23, 2015 9am – 2pm

Location: Grace Community Church, 801 W Bardin Rd, Arlington, TX 76017

Our twice-per-year Job Fair was a success! The event served 517 job seekers through:

  • 78 employers with currently open positions
  • 13 community resource agencies
  • Three workshops:
    • “What is My Career Path and The Road to Success Panel” 10am & 11am
    • “Snagging a job – Everything You Need to Know” 10am, 11am, and 12noon
    • “Navigating The Affordable Healthcare Act” 11am and 1pm
  • Dozens of one-on-one resume review sessions
  • Two mobile computer workrooms for submitting online applications

There was no charge to attend.

This ArlingtonAnswers.com Job Fair was brought to you by:
These Employers offered more than 2,000 JOBS!

Fall 2015 Job Fair

ArlingtonAnswers.com Job Fair

Looking for a Previous Job Fair?

Wednesday, Oct 7, 2015 9am – 2pm

Location: The Church on Rush Creek, 2350 SW Green Oaks Blvd, Arlington, TX 76017

Our twice-per-year Job Fair is coming again! We anticipate providing:

  • 70+ employers with currently open positions
  • a dozen community resource agencies
  • workshops aimed at preparing job seekers for success
  • one-on-one resume reviewing – all day
  • mobile computer workrooms for submitting online applications

Registration – Coming Soon

Job-seekers are NOT required to pre-register online but may register at the door starting at 8:30am. If you want to save time on the day of the event you MAY pre-register online. Pre-registration is not yet available for this event. When it is available, you will find a link here.

There is no charge to attend.

Employers must pre-register. The registration form is not yet available. However, you can add yourself to our notification list by filling out the Job Fair Notification List form

Resource Agencies must pre-register. The registration form is not yet available. However, you can add yourself to our notification list by filling out the Job Fair Notification List form.

Volunteers from Arlington Answers organizations who wish to serve at the Job Fair should fill out a Volunteer Application.

Be sure to PREPARE by following these Job Fair Tips
This ArlingtonAnswers.com Job Fair is brought to you by:

First Job Fair and Career Expo for Youth and Young Adults a Success!

Job Fair and Career Expo for Youth and Young Adults

On Friday, March 13, 2013 10am – 3pm, nearly 300 young people from our region met with 40+ employers and agencies in a new kind of event.

Held at the First United Methodist Church, Arlington 313 North Center Street, Arlington, TX 76011, Arlington Answers partnered with the Rotary Club of Arlington, Rotary Club Arlington Sunset, Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County, The City of Arlington, Arlington ISD, UTA, and Tarrant Community College to bring a new kind of event to Arlington targeting ages 16-24!

The youth and young adults or our region, as well as any other interested job seekers, had access to:

  • Job Fair: 30 or more employers with open positions for young people
  • Career Expo: 8 local companies offering insight into careers within their industries (medical, engineering, etc)
  • a dozen community resource agencies
  • workshops covering Job Searching, Networking and Interviewing
  • computer workroom for submitting online applications

Career Expo Featured 8 Organizations
  • American Broadcasting School
  • AmeriCorps NCCC
  • Educational Opportunity Center
  • Tarleton State University
  • United States Army Recruiting
  • University of Texas at Arlington
  • Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County
  • Youth Education Town Center – The Salvation Army
Job Fair Featured 30 Employers offering hundreds of JOBS!
  • Albertsons/Tom Thumb
  • Amazon Fulfillment
  • AMC Theatres
  • Arlington Independent School District
  • Bell Brothers Moving and Storage
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Arlington
  • Charter Communications
  • City of Arlington Parks & Recreation
  • City of Fort Worth -Rising Stars
  • Clayton YES!
  • CVS Health (CVS Pharmacy)
  • Dialog Direct
  • Dolce Hotels and Resorts
  • Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
  • Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth
  • Hawaiian Falls Waterpark
  • Jack in the Box
  • Kroger
  • MHMR Tarrant – IDD Division
  • Nutrition Etc
  • Painters USA, Inc.
  • PSC Staffing
  • Raising Cane’s
  • Restoration Hardware
  • Secure Staff
  • Six Flags Over Texas / Hurricane Harbor
  • Subway
  • TelVista
  • Texas Angels Home Health Care
  • Waffle House
This Job Fair was brought to you by:


Fall 2014 Job Fair Report

ArlingtonAnswers.com Job Fair

Held Wednesday, October 1, 2014 9am – 2pm

Location: The Church on Rush Creek, 2350 SW Green Oaks Blvd, Arlington, TX 76017 We provided to nearly 700 job seekers:

  • 89 employers with currently open positions
  • over a dozen community resource agencies
  • workshops covering LinkedIn, Networking and Interviewing
  • one-on-one resume reviewing
  • computer workroom for submitting online applications


This event was brought to you by:

More than 89 Employers, Offering 2,940+ JOBS attended!

Job Fairs

Since Fall 2010, Arlington Answers and Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County , with the support of the City of Arlington, have been partnering to serve the Arlington region with two job fairs per year.

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Spring 2014 Job Fair Report

ArlingtonAnswers.com Job Fair

On Thursday, April 3, 2014 9am – 2pm, another success!

Held at: Grace Community Church, 801 W Bardin Rd, Arlington, TX 76017 another successful Job Fair brought 970 job seekers, even on a slightly rainy day!

  • 90 employers with currently open positions
  • 14 community resource agencies
  • workshops covering LinkedIn, Networking and Interviewing
  • one-on-one resume reviewing
  • 2 computer workrooms for submitting online applications or working on resumes

This ArlingtonAnswers.com Job Fair was brought to you by:

Employers at the Job Fair offering more than 2,875 jobs:

Spring 2013 Job Fair Report

Another Successful Event!

On Thursday, April 25, 2013 there were 960 job seekers who came to the Bob Duncan Center in Arlington, TX to meet with the 79 employers representing 3000+ jobs. There were also:

  • A dozen agencies offering their services
  • Hourly workshops on Interviewing, Networking, and formulating Impact Statements
  • Computers provided by Tarrant County Community College
  • Resume Coaching throughout the day

This ArlingtonAnswers.com Job Fair was brought to you by:

Employers: Around 80 Employers offered more than 3000 jobs

Fall 2012 Job Fair Report

The Fall 2012 ArlingtonAnswers.com & Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County Job Fair was a resounding success!

A big THANK YOU to Grace Community Church for hosting the event and to the multitude of volunteers and sponsors who made it possible!

1,168 job seekers took advantage of the event, making contact with almost 60 employers representing over 2,400 job openings!

The Star-Telegram captured well the reason we exist in this write-up on the Job Fair:
Star-Telegram Story – Sept 26, 2012

Fox 4 News presented the following news story about the needs addressed by the event:
Dallas News | myFOXdfw.com

For those who attended and wish to follow-up further:

Registered Employers

Total open positions represented: 2,437+ (43 of 62 employers included in count)

Resource Agencies:

This ArlingtonAnswers.com Job Fair was brought to you by:

Fall 2013 Job Fair a Success!

ArlingtonAnswers.com Job Fair

Thank you to all who made it a great day!

Our sponsors, volunteers, and partners served over 1,050 job-seekers and 75 employers!

Thursday, September 26, 2013 9am – 2pm

Location: The Church on Rush Creek, 2350 SW Green Oaks Blvd, Arlington, TX 76017

This ArlingtonAnswers.com Job Fair was brought to you by:

Employers: Around 73 Employers offering more than 5346 jobs