Volunteers are the power behind Oregon Tradeswomen’s annual Career Fair!

As a Fair volunteer you will be part of a team introducing thousands of students and adults to the possibility of satisfying, high-paying careers in the skilled trades — an opportunity to pursue a great career without debt!

Career Fair Steering Committee

Help planning for the Career Fair by joining the Career Fair Steering Committee!

Tasks and duties include solicitation of in-kind donations, provide direction & contribute to decision-making processes, researching & coordinating with vendors, providing event onsite support, and more.

Experience with event planning, fundraising, or the trades is a plus, but not required.


Committee Member Requirements:

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Committee members will be expected to attend Bi-weekly virtual meetings.
    Committee launching its first meeting: Wednesday, February 7 from 5:30-6:30PM

What Event Volunteers Do:

Volunteers help with every detail of the event including:

  • Acting as the face of Oregon Tradeswomen, greeting and escorting students and other attendees through their day at the Fair
  • Assisting hands-on workshop presenters and exhibitors
  • Behind the scenes event support to help us coordinate all of the details that help make the event flawless
  • Event preparation, set-up and breakdown

Along with our immense gratitude, every volunteer receives lunch and snacks each day of volunteering, plus an awesome Career Fair t-shirt!

*Stay tuned for sign-ups to volunteer at the Career Fair closer to the event.*


NECA/IBEW Electrical Training Center
16021 NE Airport Way
Portland OR 97230

Thank You

Thank you to the sponsors of Oregon Tradeswomen's 2024 Career Fair

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