Tuesday, November 25, 2014


Follow us:
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Subscribe to this news feed 



NTID Holds Annual Job Fair

  • Text size: + -
Rochester: NTID Holds Annual Job Fair
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.

The National Technical Institute for the Deaf held its annual job fair Wednesday. It was held at the Rochester Institute of Technology.

The job fair gives deaf and hard of hearing students the chance to meet with dozens of potential bosses for co-op positions or jobs after graduation.

One employer at the event said he knows what it is like to be in the position deaf and hard of hearing students often are, and is confident they can be successful in their job search.

"This group is an incredible group of students. I was a graduate and I understand this process of this job fair. I think these kids are 100 percent qualified for any position we can offer them," said Anthony Madalena of Navsea.

Organizers say about 300 students and nearly 40 companies participated.

Last year, 49 NTID students got a co-op or permanent position as a result of the Job Fair. ClientIP:, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/) Profile: TWCSAMLSP