|Greater Hazleton Job Fair Sponsors and to date Participating Businesses Announced|
Officials coordinating the 2011 Greater Hazleton Job Fair have announced that the event, scheduled for Thursday, March 24th, has 30 businesses participating to date. The businesses and institutions will be on hand to provide educational, career and employment opportunities for those in attendance.
Local and regional businesses have signed up to participate in the one-day event, which will take place at Best Western Genetti Inn & Suites on Route 309, Hazleton.
Employers seeking to locate full, part time, temporary or summer workers will be on hand to promote their opportunities. The job fair is free to anyone seeking new or improved employment opportunities. The businesses and organizations slated to participate to date in this year's event include:
Allied Services, Archer Daniels Midland Company, Area Agency on Aging of Luzerne/Wyoming Counties, AutoZone Distribution, Bayada Nurses, Calicor Staffing, Comfort Keepers, DeAngelo Brothers, Inc., Econoco Corp, Empire Education Group, Fanelli Trucking, First Quality Nonwovens, Freedom Corrugated, Greater Hazleton Health Alliance, Hazleton Careerlink, Interstate Road Management, Intrepid Detective Agency, Keystone Job Corps Center, Lackawanna College - Hazleton Center, Liberty Excavators, Lowe's Distribution Center, Luzerne County Office of Human Services, McCann School of Business & Technology, Panorama Community Magazine, Pennsylvania Army National Guard, Romark Logistics, Service Electric Cablevision,
T. J. Maxx Distribution Center, Tobyhanna Army Depot, WMGH/WLSH Radio.
Greater Hazleton Job Fair 2011 is being coordinated by the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce. Sponsors of the day-long program are the PA Careerlink Luzerne County, the Luzerne/Schuylkill Workforce Investment Board, Inc., the Standard Speaker, Panorama Magazine, WAZL 1490AM and El Mensajero. Arc Electric is an in-kind sponsor.
The Job Fair will be open to the public from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and there is no charge for admission.
Space is still available for businesses to participate in the fair. For additional information about the fair can be obtained by contacting the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce at 455-1509, or www.hazletonchamber.org.