Lynchburg Public Library

Job Help


Job fairs are great places for networking. Here is a list of upcoming job fairs and other job training opportunities in the Lynchburg area. Remember to bring your resume and dress professionally.

September 12
2:00 pm — 3:00 pm
September 13
12:00 pm — 1:00 pm; 2:00 pm — 3:00 pm
Careers in Technology Information Session
The Madison Heights Goodwill is starting a Careers in Technology class on October 2, where you can learn valuable IT skills. For more information about the class, go to one of the listed Information Sessions.

September 28
Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Business Expo
12:00 pm — 5:00 pm
Bedford Area Family YMCA
1111 Turnpike Road
Bedford VA

October 16
Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce Fall Job Fair
11:00 am — 4:00 pm
Central Virginia Community College
3506 Wards Road

To find other job fairs in Virginia, visit the Virginia Employment Commission site.

To find a job with the library, visit the City of Lynchburg’s Employment Opportunities site. Any open positions we have will be posted there.


In today’s job market, it never hurts to have too many skills. Here are some local resources you can use to start your next career.

Goodwill Job Seeker Services can help you write a resume, fill out an application, and assist with employer required assessments. You can also improve your resume writing and job searching skills at

Improve your skills, take a business class online with Universal Class or study for a test through the Gale Virtual Reference Library. (Note: You will need your library card to access these resources.) If you learn better with a live instructor, you can take skill improvement classes at Region 2000 Career Center, located on Odd Fellows Road. They also offer job search assistance.

To find local jobs, visit the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance Now Hiring list and VA Job Match.

Coming to the library? Explore our collection of career guidebooks and resumes builders.



For job help beyond Lynchburg, here are some online resources to use.

 LPL_Glassdoor_AccessResearching companies is a good way to get to know industries, what its like to work for a company, and what the pay is like.GlassDoor is a free website that provides that information. It also gives you sample interview questions for each industry.

job_search_indeedIndeed searches thousands of job websites and compiles them all together so you can see them all in one place. Look at career and salary trends. Create an account to quickly apply to posted jobs.

linkedin_logo-svg Use LinkedIn Jobs and harness your social network to help you get a job.


If you know of any upcoming job fairs or job training sessions, please contact us!

  • Lynchburg Public Library

    2315 Memorial Ave
    Lynchburg VA 24501
    (434) 455-6300

  • Downtown Branch and Public Law Library

    900 Church St
    Lynchburg VA 24504
    (434) 455-3820

  • City of Lynchburg

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