68 Employers to Attend County Career Resource Event on April 6th
(Deptford, NJ)- Sixty-eight area employers will be speaking with job seekers and collecting applications and resumes at the April 6th Gloucester County Career Resource Event that will be held in the gymnasium of Gloucester County College from 9 am to 1 pm.
The Career Resource Event has been organized by the Gloucester County Board of Freeholders and the Workforce Investment Board. It is designed to help showcase area employers who are accepting resumes for current and future positions and provide information and guidance on support services such as child care, utility bills, health-care insurance and unemployment benefits to aid struggling individuals and families.
"It is optimistic news that we are expecting the largest number of employers to participate in this event than any of our previous career fairs," said Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger. The Career Resource Event is designed to help residents by putting resources and employers in one place at one time to show them what is available," said the Director.
Area businesses will be in attendance accepting resumes for current and future positions. The event is free, open to the public and there is no registration necessary. Job seekers with questions can call 856-384-6963.
"This event will provide access to dozens of employers at one time. Our goal is to get our unemployed residents back to work and keep them working," said Freeholder Heather Simmons, liaison to the Department of Economic Development."The employers that will be at our event span all types of industries, everything from retail, finance to health care." Simmons said.
Area employers who will participate in the April 6th Career Resource Event include:
Advanced Diagnosticum Products Inc.
Advanced Drainage Systems
Applitris Systems LLC
CEMA Childcare Staffing
Caremore Home Services
Chelton House Products
Coldwell Banker Elite
CompuCom Systems, Inc.(applications only not on site)
Community Treatment Solutions
David Lerner Associates
Emerson Personnel Group
First Financial Group
HFM Investment Advisors, Inc.
Home Care Assistance
INTEGRA Services Technologies
Jack & Jill Ice Cream Co.
Kennedy Health Systems
Lowes Home Improvement
Mary Kay Cosmetics
Metro Public Adjustment Inc.
National Agents Alliance
Pepco Holdings, Inc.
Proforma ABF Direct, LLC
PSE&G (applications only not on site)
Primerica Financial Services
Silpada Design Inc.
SJ Federal Credit Union
St. John of God
The ARC Gloucester
Third Legislative District
Underwood Memorial Hospital
Wedgewood Village Pharmacy, Inc.
Service providers will include:
GC Adult Center for Transition (ACT)
Center for Family Services
Consumer Credit Counseling Services of Delaware Valley
Division of Vocational Rehab Services
Hispanic Family Center
USDOL/County Apprenticeship Coordinator
Division of Social Services
One Stop Career Center
Margaret Heggan Library
Gloucester County Library System
Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce
United Way of Gloucester County
Gloucester County Veterans Affairs
Employers are still able to participate and those wishing to recruit potential employees should call 856-384-6963 or register at www.wibnj.com.
Gloucester County College is located at 1400 Tanyard Road in Deptford, just off Exit 56 of Route 55. Free parking will be available.