Job and resource fair details released

Staff report

LOGAN, W.Va. — United States Senator Joe Manchin, along with WorkForce West Virginia, Region 2 WorkForce Investment Board and Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College, has released the listing of businesses participating in the Coalfields Regional Job and Resource Fair (CRJRF) will be held Friday, May 6, at Chief Logan Convention Center from 10 a.m-3 p.m.

Also available at CRJRF will be a GetReady Resource Area where job seekers can learn how to prepare to enter the workforce and how to move up in your career. You will also be shown how to strengthen your resume; develop interview skills and learn how to start your online presence. This event is free and open to the public.

There will be more than 120 businesses at the CRJRF. Among those attending will be Amazon; A&F Financial Advisors; AEP; Agentiva; Appalachian Regional; Arrow Security; Auxi; Baltimore Life; Beckley VA Medical Center; Bob Evans; Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce; Bridge Valley CT College; Bureau for Child Support Enforcement; CASCI; Charleston Area Medical Center; Chase; Coalfield Cap; Coalfield Development Corp.; Constellium Rolled Products Ravenswood; Construction Labor Contractors; Coordinator Counsel for Independent Living; Devry University; Dignity Hospice and Dollar Store

Employer Support of Guard & Reserve; Federal Prison Camp Alderson; Federal Highway (US Dept. of Transportation); Frontier Communication; Garnet Career Center; Gestamp; GMS Mine / Pioneer Conveyer; Goodwill Industries of Kanawha Valley Inc.; The Greenbrier; Guardco; Highland Hospital; Hillcrest Healthcare Center; IBEX Global; Ironworkers Local No. 301; J&W Truck Driver/CDL; Jefferds Corporation; Lindsey Wilson College; Logan Regional Medical Center; Loved Ones; Lowes; Manpower; Marshall University; MedExpress; Mined Mines; Monarch Family of Hotels; Morgan Stanley; Mountainview Memory; Mountwest Technical; Moore’s Automotive and MVM Green Technologies Inc.

National Coal Heritage Area Authority; OIA Global; Orbital ATK; Pan Handle Support; Pikeville Medical; Prestera; Professional Transport; Pro Careers; Raleigh General Hospital; RCB Aerospace Center; ResCare; Robert C Byrd Institute; Sam’s Club; S&L Industries; Shirley Contracting Company LLC; SOKYJOBS LLC; South Western Regional Jail; Southern WV Community College; Specialist Rehab Services SRE Inc.; Strata Worldwide; State Farm Insurance (2); Stephens Auto; Suddenlink; Superior Coal; Thornhill; TMC Technologies of WV Corp,; Toyota; Tudor’s; Tractor Supply; Tri State Airport; Trinity Health Care; UMWA Career Center; Unilin; Unicare; United Parcel Service (UPS); US Army; US Army Corps of Engineers; US Navy; US Postal Service; US Small Business Administration; Voc Rehab; Volunteer West Virginia; Volunteers of America; WalMart (Logan); WalMart (South Williamson); Walnut Ridge Trucking Inc.; Westbrook Health; Williamson Memorial Hospital; Woodforest Bank; WV Air National Guard; WV Dept of Agriculture; WV Dept of Environmental Protection; WV Division of Personnel; WV Dept of Health and Human Resources; WV Dept of Veterans Assistance; WV Health Right; WV National Guard; WV State Police; WVOW; WVU Medicine and 24 Hour Transportation.

The CRJRF is being held in coordination with the Logan County Chamber of Commerce; Tug Valley Chamber of Commerce; Mullens Chamber of Commerce; Mingo County Redevelopment Authority; Boone County Community and Development Corporation and Lincoln County Economic Development Agency.

Again, CRJRF hours are from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at Chief Logan Convention Center. Parking will be provided on site; a free shuttle from the Fountainplace Mall parking lot will also be available.

For further questions, please contact U.S. Senator Joe Manchin’s Charleston office at 304-342-5855 or toll free at 855-275-5737.

Staff report

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