Need a Job? Gloucester County Hosting Career Resource Event
More than 50 employers will attend the job fair Friday at Gloucester County College.
Gloucester County provided the following information:
Gloucester County will hold a Career Resource Event on Friday to help area residents find employment.
The event wil be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the gymnasium of Gloucester County College. More than 50 employers are scheduled to participate. The event is a showcase of area employers who are accepting resumes for current and future positions. Information and support services about child care, health care and unemployment benefits will also available at the event.
Freeholder Heather Simmons, liaison to the county Department of Economic Development, said, “This event will provide access to at least 50 employers at one time. As a result of the event we held last October, 40 residents gained employment. Providing access to jobs and getting our residents working is our priority.”
Simmons said that the response the event garners from the businesses that recruit at the Career Resource Event is always positive.
Karen Schneider of Wedgewood Pharmacy, one of the largest compounding pharmacies in the United States, located in Swedesboro, is once again participating in the Career Resource Event on March 8. “The event is well run and we are always pleased with the caliber of participants,” said Schneider.
Registration is not required for the Career Resource Event.
Businesses wishing to participate in the event may also do so by calling 856-384-6963.
This event is sponsored by the Gloucester County Freeholder Board, the Workforce Investment Board and Gloucester County College.
Participating Employers include:
Advanced Drainage Systems
Cooper University HealthCare
David Lerner Associates
Emerson Personnel Group
Federal Bureau of Prisons
Heritage’s Dairy Store
Hospice of New Jersey
McRoberts Protective Agency
Mary Kay Cosmetics
New York Life
PA State Police
Pepco Holdings, Inc.
Pepsi Cola National Brands
Philadelphia Police Department
Preferred Home Health Care
Primerica Financial Services
Reliable Home Care Services
SJ Federal Credit Union
St. John of God
South Jersey Times and nj.com
The ARC Gloucester
Third Legislative District
Underwood Memorial Hospital
Wedgewood Pharmacy, Inc.