What to Expect

Three days full of networking, skill-building, and professional development!

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As a scientist or engineer, you have the skills and knowledge that ambitious employers are searching for – they just need to find you. The ACS Career Fair can help match you with the right position! All attendees are encouraged to participate in the networking forums, career workshops, speaker events, and one-on-one career consulting.


Opportunities for Job Seekers at the ACS Career Fair

Network with Employers

Stroll the ACS Exposition/Career Fair and network with prospective employers (No interview appointment required.)


Attend Career Workshops

Build your job search skills or get the information you need to choose the career that suits your talents and ambitions.


Explore Career Paths

Find the path that best matches your talents, goals, and personality through ACS Career Pathways.

Career Fair Employer Presentations

Stop by the ACS Presentation Theater to hear from recruiters in the ACS Exhibition Hall at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.  These talks will be short presentations designed to be insightful and inspiring by our exciting speakers.


Get Career Advice

Meet one-on-one with an ACS Career Consultant for résumé advice, job search strategies, interviewing and salary negotiation techniques, and more.

* Sign up early at the Career Fair! Appointments are limited.

Search Jobs and Request Interviews (ACS Members Only)

All attendees have access to visit the recruiters booths located in the Exposition Hall and drop off their résumé.  As an ACS Member you will have exclusive access to the recruiters by creating an account in the ACS Career Fair database and uploading your résumé.  After registering, search the ACS Careers Jobs Database and apply for open positions with participating employers. You may even be able to request interviews before you get to the Career Fair!

* ACS cannot guarantee that you will secure interviews at the ACS Career Fair, as it is contingent on the available open positions and the credentials that employers are seeking.


Maximize Your Career Potential by attending the ACS Career Fair!