CAMDEN By TAMMY FRAZIER
More programs are being offered to those in the area who wish to prep for the Camden Job Fair, which will be held from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, April 16, in the grand hall at SAU Tech at 6523 Hussey Road in East Camden.
On Monday, April 15, there will be a Dress for Success program from 6-8 p.m. at Greater St. Paul Church at 896 S. Adams Ave. This event will make available several types of clothing to help participants who want to make a good first impression at the job interviews that will be held at the Job Fair.
And from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Monday, April 15, on the parking lot at the grand hall on the SAU Tech campus, a Department of Workforce Services bus will be available to offer resumé-writing assistance, and to provide help for those who wish to create online profiles for companies that will attend the Job Fair and will be holding interviews on-site.
Workers manning the DWS bus will also perform mock interviews with job seekers as time permits.
The Camden Job Fair has been planned for several weeks, and many employers have committed to attend the program, and include:
Aerojet-Rocketdyne, Arkansas Department of Human Services, Arkansas State Police, Community Compassion Center of Magnolia, First Step, Floor Pro of Arkansas LLC, General Dynamics, HNO Blending Solutions, Guardian Security &Merritt Phone, NTS, Ken’s Discount Camden/El Dorado, Hugg & Hall Equipment Company, Kindred at Home, Kindred at Home -Home Health, Lockheed Martin, Manpower, Cam-Tel, Ouachita Enrichment Centers, SAU Tech, Silver Oaks Health & Rehabilitation, SubTeach USA, Tim Jordan Company, Inc., Twin City Transportation, Woodland Hills Home Care,B & M Painting,ESA, Potlatch Deltic–Magnolia,and many more. For more information, contact the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services in Camden at 870-836-5024, or drop by the organization’s office at 237 Jackson Street.