Job Fairs & Events

Event:2013 Youth Summit/Job Fair
Date:April 17, 2013
Time:7:45 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location:Lake Charles Civic Center - 2nd floor Mezzanine and Contraband Room
900 Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70601

Jonnika Boutte, 337-721-4010 ext. 5002 or Venus DeJean, 337-721-4010 ext 5004


Calcasieu Parish Policy Jury, Workforce Investment Board injunction with LWC


The purpose of the Youth Summit/Job Fair is to motivate the youth of Southwest Louisiana to overcome life’s obstacles and be the best they can be. The targeted population will be youth, ages 16 to 24. The theme is: “Get Over YOUrself.” The Summit will include a selection of appropriate workshops. Mr. TaMarlon Carter, an innovative thinker, youth advocate, effective team builder, and an entrepreneur dedicated to cultivating a community of success, will be the keynote speaker. Mr. Carter will address ways to overcome barriers, to help youth meet their employment and training goals. Twenty-five employers are expected to be on hand to interview youth for various job openings. The youth of Southwest Louisiana are encouraged to attend the 2013 Youth Summit/Job Fair. To pre-register, please visit Youth should come dressed for an interview, bring résumé copies, a smile and a great attitude. The Calcasieu Workforce Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities and for persons with limited English proficiency.

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