Twenty-five consumers recently attended a Mobile Job Fair at the VR's Seneca office. The job fair was held on a special bus operated by Human Technologies Inc. (HTI).
Job seekers and employers recently converged on Summerville for the South Coast Re-entry Job Fair. More than 100 job seekers interviewed with 23 employers for positions ranging from hospitality to construction. Six individuals were hired on the spot and many others are expected to be offered positions over the coming weeks.
In Columbia, more than 80 job seekers attended the Central Re-entry Job Fair at Dutch Square Mall where they interviewed with 26 employers.
The Marlboro Area Office and SC Works of Bennettsville sponsored a local Manufacturing Talent Fair on January 24. Twelve manufacturing representatives from both Carolinas received applications from, and interviewed, manufacturing job seekers from the region.
Embassy Suites, WIS International, Allegiance Staffing, Kimco Services, Diversified Maintenance, Lake Murray Environmental, and Sam’s Club participated in a hiring event on November 16 which resulted in 8 VR clients receiving employment opportunities
More than 150 clients and visitors attended the Williamsburg Office Community Career Fair on June 29.
SC Works Upstate and the VR Gaffney Area Office & Work Training Center will host a job fair at the Broad River Electric facility on October 18th, 2016.