ROC the Block job fair returns Wednesday

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — The next ROC the Block job fair takes place on Wednesday, July 17 after being rescheduled due to severe weather. It takes place at Franklin High School.

The fairs give people the chance to connect with employers at a block-party-style event. All fairs run from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and take place on Wednesdays at different city quadrants.

Businesses, recruiters, non-profits, and community organizations will be there. Almost 80 employers and agencies have already committed to presenting at the fairs including ACM Global Laboratories, Rochester Regional Health, and Walmart.

Here’s the schedule for the fourth annual ROC the Block series:

  • June 12 at the Maplewood Rose Garden on 250 Maplewood Ave.
  • July 17 at Franklin High School on 950 Norton St.
  • Aug. 14 at Aberdeen Square Park on 373 Aberdeen St.
  • Sept. 15 at Parcel 5 at 285 East Main St.