Careers in Gear

Careers in Gears is a one-day expo bringing over 1,500 high school students together in one place to explore the incredible variety of career options in Southern Oregon and giving them tools to encourage their pursuit of careers in our region.

Students will explore careers in our valley through interaction with businesses and workshops relating to workplace success. Students will participate in an Exhibit Hall meeting a wide variety of employees from the top industry sectors in our region. Students will be engaged before, during, and after the expo through their respective high schools to encourage continued pursuit of career options in Southern Oregon.

2019 Annual Youth Success Expo:

Save the date for the 2019 Careers in Gear event! This will take place on Thursday, February 7 at the Medford School District gyms (at Central Medford High School).

Register for the 2019 Careers in Gear, Youth Expo!

For more information about getting involved in this event, please contact Deanna Wilson, District Director of Junior Achievement of Jackson and Josephine Counties, at dwilson@ja-pdx.org or 541-842-3920.

Visit the Worksource Rogue Valley website for more information about Careers in Gear and other career development opportunities for youth in Southern Oregon.