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Greater Hazleton Job Fair set for March 22; has a few spaces open

February 21, 2018 | The Standard Speaker online

Greater Hazleton Job Fair set for March 22; has a few spaces open

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Officials coordinating Greater Hazleton Job Fair 2018 announced that the event, scheduled for March 22, has 38 businesses participating to date and there is limited space remaining for additional businesses.

These 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 Genetti Ballrooms, Route 309, Hazle Twp.

Employers seeking to locate full-time, 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:

Bayada Habilitation, BAYADA Pediatrics — Hazleton office, Bimbo Bakeries USA, Comfort Keepers, Community Options Inc., DBi Services, Dollar Tree, Easton Coach Co., ERG Staffing Service, Fabri-Kal Corp., First Quality Nonwovens, Freedom Corrugated LLC, Gonnella Frozen Products, Hazleton Careerlink, Hometown Nursing and Rehab Center, Insteel Wire Products, Kelly Services, Keystone Job Corps Center, Luzerne County Community College, Manpower, Mature Worker Program SCSCEP AAA for Luzerne and Wyoming Counties, Michaels Distribution Center, OneSource Staffing Solutions, Pennsylvania Department of Corrections, Progressive Converting Inc., Providence Place of Drums, Romark Logistics, Service Electric Cablevision, St. Luke Village, St. Luke’s University Health Network — Miners Campus, Suburban Propane, System One, The Printmark Group, TJ Maxx Distribution Center, U.S. Army Recruiting (Hazleton), U.S. Army, and Wegmans Retail Service Center.

Greater Hazleton Job Fair 2018 is being coordinated by the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce.

Sponsors of the day-long program are PA Careerlink Luzerne County, Job Gateway and the Luzerne/Schuylkill Workforce Investment Board Inc.

Media partners include the Standard-Speaker, Panorama Community Magazine, El Mensajero International, Latino News, The Printmark Group, SSPTV News and WYLN-TV 35.

The job fair will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There is no charge for admission.

Limited space is still available for businesses to participate in the fair. The member rate to participate is $250 per booth and the nonmember rate is $350 per booth.