Date:April 24, 2013
Contact:Media Relations @ (225) 342-3035

Slidell job fair to assist job seekers, veterans
Area employers encouraged to participate

A job fair connecting military veterans and other job seekers with North and South Shore employers will be held Thursday, May 2, at the Slidell Municipal Auditorium, 2056 Second St.

From 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., the event is reserved for military veterans and their spouses. The job fair then will open up to the public from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Participating employers include Textron, PSL North America, Slidell Memorial Hospital, Northlake Behavioral Health System, Davita, Veterans Health Administration, Liberty National, Express Employment Professionals, World Financial Group, St Tammany Parish School Board and many others.

The event, sponsored by the St. Tammany Business and Career Solutions Center in conjunction with the City of Slidell, is free for job seekers and employers.

Employers with positions to fill are encouraged to reserve a booth as space is limited. For more information or to register, contact LWC Business Services Coordinator Jennifer Impastato at, or call 985-646-6410.

To learn more about LWC’s no-cost programs and services, visit Louisiana’s employment homepage at

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