York Regional Career Day

2024 Regional Career Day Schedule


8:30 – 9:15am: Check-in

9:15 – 9:30am: Welcome

9:30 – 10:30: Keynote Speaker - April McDaniel

10:35 - 11:05am: Breakout 1 / Job Fair Group A

11:10 - 11:40am: Breakout 2 / Job Fair Group B

11:40 – 12:20pm: Lunch

12:20 – 12:40pm: McCool Junction Actors for Hire

12:40 – 1:10pm: Breakout 3 / Job Fair Group C

1:10 – 1:40: Breakout 4 / Job Fair Group D

1:45 – 2:00pm: Closing


 Committee Partners:

York Public Schools, Heartland Community Schools, McCool Jct Public Schools, York College, Southeast Community College, York Chamber of Commerce

Each spring, with help from the local schools and several partners, York County Development Corporation facilitates the Regional Career day. On March 28th, 2024, the Career day will return with area business professionals across 6 different industries in attendance to discuss what it is they do within their careers and what opportunities are available to the students in York County upon high school, tech school or college graduation. The 6 industries that we will have represented are:             

  1. Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources
  2. Human Services & Education
  3. Communications & Information Systems
  4. Business, Marketing & Management
  5. Skilled & Technical Sciences
  6. Health Services

During the event, students will be introduced to exciting career opportunities - careers that often come with advancement opportunities, benefits and college reimbursement programs. Also returning is the job fair. At this job fair will be employers who can hire current high school students and offer advancement opportunities upon high school graduation.

career day participants

Thank you to our 2024 Sponsors!