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Veteran Job Fair

 

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Workforce Solutions of West Central Texas in partnership with the Texas Workforce Commission will be hosting a Veterans Job Fair on Thursday, November 13, 2014 from 10am-4pm at the Taylor County Expo Center- Round Building (1700 Hwy 36, Abilene, TX 79602).

All veterans, active duty, and family members are invited to participate.

Job Seekers
In order to save time on the day of the event, please pre-register below. Make sure to bring your resume and other relevant documents with you.

We are also encouraging job seekers to register in Texas' online job matching system www.workintexas.com. If you are already registered, please make sure your information is up-to-date. Laptops will also be available at the event to complete/update your profile.

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Employers
This is a great opportunity to recruit local individuals affiliated with our military branches. There is no fee to participate in this event. At the event, you will have a 10x10 booth, table, two chairs, and two lunches. Each booth comes with electricity and free wireless internet is available. 

If you would like for your organization to be represented at the event please register below. 

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Who will be at the event?

Participating Organizations*  Offerings (organizations may have additional job openings)
Workforce Solutions of West Central Texas  Employment services, training opportunities, etc. 
Teleperformance Customer Service & Telemarketing
First Financial Bank IT, Retail, & Customer Service
Abilene Reporter News Mechanical & Labor
Warren CAT Service Tech & Machine Tech
Tiger Manufacturing Machine operator, welder, & assembly
Production Assistant, Multi-media Journalist, & Account Executive
Region 14 Education Service Center Alternative Teacher Certification
Airman and Family Readiness Center & Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary  
Lithia Auto Stores Mechanics/Technicians & Sales Representatives
CityLink Drivers
D&S Community Services Direct Care Staff
Nonappropriated Funds (NAF)
Service related such as hospitality, food service, recreation, lodging, maintenance, & child care
Elwood Staffing Clerical, warehouse, telemarketing, driving, & labor
Lowe's Home Improvements
Retail Customer Service, Cashiers, Loaders, Stockers, and more
H&R Block Client service professional and Professional Tax preparers
U.S. Small Business Administration
Guaranty bank business loans to small businesses
Ludlum Measurements Machinist & Electronics Technician
Army & Air Force Exchange Service- Dyess AFB
Food Services & Retail (store associates, customer service, labor/stockers)
Petroleum Solutions, Inc
Service Technicians & Construction
Buzzi Unicem USA
Industrial Electrician, General Labor, Plant Controller, & Automation Engineer
PepsiCo Americas Beverages
Warehouse and Distribution
KXVA FOX
Receptionist & Sales Representatives
Horizon Ag Products Plant Operators
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Education opportunities for Veterans
Cisco College Education opportunities for Veterans
Advantage Sales & Marketing Retail Merchandisers
RENTECH Boiler Services Welders
Taylor County Sheriff's Office Corrections Officers, Deputy Sheriffs, Dispatchers, LVN 
Sears Home Services Residential Refrigeration Appliances Repair Technician
Kelly Services Various job postings
Broadwind Towers Welders, Sales Admin Assistant, & Traveling Wind Techs


Register today to reserve your booth!
*Updated: 9/19/14



If you have any questions please contact: Robert Puls or Steve Collins at (325) 795-4397 or via email at .