The Valley Economic Alliance announced Tuesday it will host a virtual job fair on Sept. 16 in response to businesses and job seekers impacted by COVID-19.

The Valley Works Virtual Job Fair, which will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., will offer online opportunities for employers to identify quality candidates and for job seekers to learn about and interview with employers in real-time.

More than 30 employers are confirmed to participate in the job fair, which will also include keynote remarks from Assemblyman Adrin Nazarian, D-Van Nuys, organizers said.

Registered employers include Absolute Security International, Allied Universal, Amazon, Athens Services, Caltrans, Chrome Works, Dynamic Nursing, ETTA, Express Employment Professionals, Flexible Healthcare Solutions, Northrop Grumman, NorthStar Moving Co., PCL Construction, Remedy Home Health Care, San Gabriel Valley Conservation Corps, the United States Postal Service and Wells Fargo.

Job seekers can sign up for the job fair at TheValley.net/Jobs. Employers are invited to sign up at TheValley.net/ValleyWorks.

“The ongoing COVID-19 restrictions and concerns have impacted both employers and those in the Valley looking for jobs,” said Sonya Blake, president and CEO of The Valley Economic Alliance. “Our priority is to serve as a resource during these challenging times, and we’re confident both employers and job seekers will find this virtual experience valuable and rewarding.”

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