The city is hosting its annual job fair for young people on Tuesday afternoon.

The Youth Hiring Fair is at the BMO Centre on the Stampede grounds from 1:30 to 6 p.m.

It’s free to attend for job hunters aged 15 to 24.

“Employers in Calgary are definitely hiring right now,” said city spokeswoman Susan Yuen. “We have had over 90 employers register and there's going to be over 5,000 job opportunities here.”

Job seekers should come prepared for possible on-the-spot interviews, said Yuen.