Hiring fairs for Livermore's new Paragon Outlets mall will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11 and Tuesday, Oct. 23 at the Robert Livermore Community Center, 4444 East Avenue in Livermore, it was announced yesterday.
The 543,000-square-foot outlet mall now under construction at just east of El Charro Road along I-580 will open Nov. 8 at the start of the Thanksgiving/Christmas shopping season
Fifty employers out of the 120 at the mall are expected to participate in the job fairs which are a collaboration between the city of Livermore, the Alameda County Workforce Investment Board (ACWIB), the Livermore Chamber of Commerce, the Livermore Area Recreation and Park District and Paragon Outlets Livermore Valley LLC.
Before the job fairs, workshops on resume critiquing, interview techniques, customer service and employment applications are scheduled from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 28 at the Robert Livermore Community Center. The workshops, offered at no cost to participants, are sponsored by the city of Livermore and the ACWIB. Workshops start at 10:15 am. To register for specific workshops, send an email with job choices to Marybeth.McCarthy@acgov.org.
More information about the upcoming job fairs and the job seeker workshops is available on Livermore's website at www.cityoflivermore.net or by calling (925) 960-4143.
The $162 million outlet mall on a 42-acre site with Paragon developers also owning another 17 acres that could be added to the outlet mall in the future.
The eight-building retail center will house 120 retailers and was designed by FCGA Architecture of Danville. The lead contractor on the project is S.D. Deacon Construction.
Paragon has leased most of the stores with major name retailers that include Bloomingdale's, Banana Republic Factory Store, Barney's New York Outlet, Cole Haan Company Store, J.Crew, Michael Kors, Neiman Marcus Last Call, Nike Factory Store, Off 5th Saks and Tommy Hilfiger.