Monday, February 17, 2014

Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College students, alumni and members of the community interested in employment are invited to attend the annual Job Fair hosted by the Career Development Center.

More than 65 companies and agencies are registered to attend the event. The fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, in the Falcon Center, Gym 1. For those who are not current students, paid parking is available in the parking garage. Job seekers are encouraged to dress professionally and to be prepared to discuss career opportunities with employers.

“The fair provides students, alumni and community members the opportunity to network with employers representing a wide variety of areas,” said Sally Fry, Director of Career Development. “Freshmen through alumni are encouraged to attend the fair to learn more about current and future employment opportunities as well as internship opportunities.”

The fair will consist of an open forum allowing students and alumni the opportunity to gather career and employment related information from employers, as well as the opportunity to submit their resume for interview consideration.

For more information, contact the Career Development Center at (304) 367-4214.

The following businesses and agencies are scheduled to attend the Job Fair: Academy Programs; Advance Auto Parts; AFLAC; Allegheny Surveys, Inc.; Aurora Flight Sciences Corporation; Boone County Schools; BrickStreet Insurance; Cintas; Civil & Environmental Consultants; Clarksburg Nursing and Rehabilitation Center; Cummins; Department of Health and Human Resources; DOJ- United States Marshals Service; Energy Express AmeriCorps; Enterprise Rent-A-Car; eScribe; Fairmont General Hospital; Fairmont State Office of Graduate Studies; Family Advantage, LLC; FCI Morgantown Federal Bureau of Prisons; Federal Bureau of Investigation; Federal Bureau of Prisons - Federal Prison Camp Alderson; Hart Office Solutions; Healthcare Management Solutions, LLC; Home City Ice; Hospice Care Corporation; IBM; Interim Healthcare; Liberty Mutual; Meadowview Manor Health Care Center, Inc; Middletown Tractor Sales; Mylan Inc.; Nemacolin Woodlands Resort; North Central Regional Jail; Ohio - West Virginia Youth Leadership Association; Pennsylvania State Police; Preston Memorial Hospital; ResCare Workforce Services; Results Radio; Shaner Corp.; Stantec Consulting Services, Inc.; TeleTech; The Kroger Company; The Sherwin-Williams Company; The Summit Bechtel Family National Reserve - Boy Scouts of America; Transamerica Agency Network; U.S. Postal Service; United Hospital Center; Upward Bound at Salem International University; US Navy; USAF; USP Hazelton; Valley HealthCare System; Veritas Contracting, LLC; West Virginia Division of Personnel; West Virginia University; White Water Adventurers; William R. Sharpe, Jr. Hospital; West Virginia DHHR; West Virginia State Tax Dept.; WVDOC / Huttonsville Correctional Center; WVHTC Foundation and WVU Healthcare.