Date:June 4, 2007
Contact:Ed Pratt @ (225) 342-3035

Employers hiring at ‘West of the Connection’ Career Fair

HARVEY - Dozens of businesses will recruit workers at the “West of the Connection” Tri-Parish Career Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, June 15 at The Four Columns, 3711 Westbank Expressway.

Jobs will be offered in a number of industries, including banking, hospitality, healthcare and advanced manufacturing. Positions will range from entry level to professional.

Jobseekers can gain early admission to the event by attending a career success workshop being held each day through June 14 at their local Career Solutions Centers. Some of the workshops include: Résumé Preparation and Review, Winning Interview Techniques, and Dress for Success. Jobseekers should contact their local Career Solutions Center for a complete schedule of workshops.

All jobseekers should arrive at the job fair dressed for success, prepared to talk to employers and with extra copies of their résumé. Jobseekers may also enter their résumé for a chance to win major prizes, including a laptop computer, DVD recorder, gift card and other items.

Training providers will be available to discuss various free training program initiatives for basic and advanced skills training.

For the location of your nearest Career Solutions Center, call the GNO Paycheck Project call center at 1-888-667-6067 or online at

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