Job fair set at convention center Tuesday; 62 employers expected|[08/03/08]

Published 12:00 am Sunday, August 3, 2008

From staff reports

The Governor’s Job Fair Network of Mississippi will host its annual job fair in Vicksburg.

The event will be from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Vicksburg Convention Center.

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If you goThe Governor’s Job Fair Network of Mississippi’s job fair is set for 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Vicksburg Convention Center.The job fair is one of seven free events statewide, beginning with the Vicksburg event and wrapping up Oct. 21 with one in Hattiesburg. It is sponsored by the Office of the Governor, the Mississippi Development Authority and the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.

The Vicksburg job fair will feature 62 employers.

Prospective employees are urged to bring multiple copies of their resumes, talk to each prospective employer and be ready for an on-site interview.

Resume prep classes, educational opportunities and on-site copiers will be available. For information and a list of job fairs, visit

The employersAce Training CenterAmeristar Casino HotelAPAC-Mississippi Inc.At Home CareAT&TAveritt ExpressAvon Independent Sales RepresentativesBelhaven College ASPIRE ProgramBlackburn Motor CompanyCamellia Home Health and HospiceCameron Valves and MeasurementCasino College of Mississippi Inc.City of Biloxi Police DepartmentCity of VicksburgComcast CableDiamondJacks Casino and HotelEntergyOperations-Grand Gulf Nuclear StationFalco LimeFederal Bureau of InvestigationH&R BlockHinds Community CollegeJobsInMS.comKirby Inland MarineLeTourneau Technologies Inc.Magnolia College of CosmetologyMary Kay Cosmetics Inc.MDHS, Division of Family and Children ServicesMississippi Army National GuardMississippi CollegeDepartment of CorrectionsDepartment of Human ServicesDepartment of Rehabilitation ServicesDepartment of Wildlife, Fisheries and ParksNorthrup Grumman ShipbuildingOutlets at VicksburgPenn LifePrimerica Financial ServicesRainbow CasinoRaytheonRiver Region Health SystemRiverwalk Casino-HotelSchneider NationalSchwans Home Service Inc.SEC Training Centers/Allied HealthSouthern Hospitality ServicesStaffing Solutions Ltd.State Personnel BoardStrategic RestaurantsTemp Staff Inc.Tower LoanTyson Foods Inc.U.S. ArmyU.S. Border PatrolU.S. Small Business AdministrationUniversal SodexhoVicksburg WIN Job CenterVicksburg-Warren 911 CommunicationsVirginia CollegeVT Halter Marine Inc.Warren-Yazoo Mental HealthWillstaffWingate by Wyndham