INDIO — If you are looking for a job, this could be your ticket. An employment fair that attracts thousands of people will be held Thursday, Sept. 20  at the Fantasy Springs Casino Resort Event Center in Indio.

This is on track with last year’s record of more than 90 employers and exhibitors from the hospitality, retail, banking, gaming, education and government sectors.  Employment opportunities range from entry level  to upper management positions. Hospitality, retail, banking, gaming, education and government agencies were some of the industries represented.

This is the 23rd year of the employment event, a collaboration among Riverside County’s Economic Development Agency/Workforce Development and Department of Public Social Services, and the California Employment Development Department.

The event is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino Event Center, 84245 Indio Springs Drive.

Some of the participating employers at the employment fair are:

Agua Caliente

Airport Terminal Services


Allied Universal Security Services

Alpha Media Palm Springs

American Leak Detection

Angel View

At Work Personnel

Augustine Casino

California Correctional Health Care Services 

California Psychcare

CDCR Ironwood State Prison

City of Indio

CLK/Carl’s Jr.

College of the Desert

Creating A Legacy, Inc.

Customs and Border Protection

Desert Arc

Desert Care Network

Desert Recreation District

Diamond Resorts International

El Pollo Loco

Elder Love USA

Elevated Experiences, LLC

Entravision Palm Springs

Express Tech

Fantasy Springs Resort Casino

Farmers Insurance

Fiesta Ford

Find Food Bank


Forest Lawn Memorial Parks & Mortuaries

Golden Age Companions


Shuttle transportation for bus riders is new this year to the employment fair and can be accessed at the SunLine bus stop hub off Highway 111 in Indio beginning at 8:30 a.m.  Shuttles will leave every 30 minutes until 12 p.m.  The last shuttle returning attendees from the events center to the Highway 111 location will be 1 p.m.

Registration for the employment fair is still open for employers.  Employers and job seekers can get additional information on the website by clicking here.