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Career and Employment Expo Set for April 11 at West Virginia State University

Career and Employment Expo Set for April 11 at West Virginia State University

4/2/2013
 
Contact: Dr. Donna M. Simon
(304) 766-3363
dsimon@wvstateu.edu
 
April 3, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
Career and Employment Expo Set for April 11 at West Virginia State University

INSTITUTE, W.Va. – More than 40 businesses and professional organizations are scheduled to participate in a Career and Employment Expo on Thursday, April 11, at West Virginia State University (WVSU).

The Expo will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Wilson University Union and is free and open to the public.

“All job seekers are welcome to attend and are encouraged to research the companies prior to the event,” said Sandhya Maharaj, director of Career Services and Co-operative Education at WVSU. “On the day of the event, we encourage participants to dress for success and bring copies of their resume for distribution.”

Business representatives will be on hand to discuss current job openings as well as part-time positions, summer employment and internships.

Those scheduled to participate in the Expo include Adecco, American General Life & Accident, Arc of the Three Rivers, AT &T Mobility, BrickStreet, Bristol Broadcasting Inc., CAMC, CASI, Cintas Corp., City National Bank, Comfort Keepers, Educational Broadcasting Authority, Enervest Operating LLC, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Express Employment Professionals, Fastenal Co., FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.), Generation Charleston, Home City Ice, Home Depot, Huntington Police Department, Innovative Mattress Solutions, KISRA, Kroger, Manpower, Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance, Prestera Center, Rescare Inc., Snowshoe Mountain Resort, South Central Regional Jail, Speedway LLC, State Farm, University of Charleston, U.S. Department of Agriculture – NRCS, U.S. Department of Agriculture/Veterans Services, U.S. Foods, Walmart, W.Va. Army Air National Guard , W.Va. Department of Education, W.Va. DHHR, W.Va. Division of Corrections, W.Va. Division of Personnel, W.Va. State Tax Department, Western and Southern Life Insurance and WQCW TV/The Tri States CW.

For more information, contact Career Services and Co-operative Education at (304) 766-3236.
                                                                                       
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