Job Fair

Hurricane Katrina evacuees and local job seekers are invited to attend a regional job fair from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 22nd at the Fredonia Hotel Convention Center in Nacogdoches. The convention center is located at 200 N. Fredonia St. Admission is free.

Employers will be offering temporary, seasonal, and permanent employment. Some of the participating companies include Citation Corporation, City of Nacogdoches, Cox Communications, Effective Teleservices Inc. (ETI), Express Personnel, Log Masters, Manpower, Nacogdoches Memorial Hospital, NIBCO, Pilgrim’s Pride, Primerica Financial, SFA Human Resources, Temple-Inland, and Wal-Mart.

The job fair is sponsored by the Nacogdoches Economic Development Corporation (NEDCO), the Nacogdoches County Chamber of Commerce, Workforce Solutions, Stephen F. Austin State University, the City of Nacogdoches, Nacogdoches County, and State Representative Roy Blake Jr.

Area businesses interested in participating should call Workforce Solutions at 936-639-8898. Also, any questions about the job fair should be directed to Workforce Solutions at the same phone number.

Participants requiring appropriate clothing for interviews should contact Goodwill Industries for assistance.

Come early for the best jobs!