FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media contacts: Nancy Butterfield, (253) 964-7331 or firstname.lastname@example.org;
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The public is invited to connect with employers, learn about careers and practice job-search skills at two free career fairs scheduled for May 11 at Pierce College Puyallup, and May 24 at Fort Steilacoom.
Participants will have the opportunity to meet employers who are hiring now, learn about professional/technical training and careers, attend workshops, apply for jobs and polish their resumes at the events. Bring your resume and dress for success!
Pierce Puyallup’s Job & Resource Fair will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 11, in the College Center, 1601 39th Ave. S.E. Free workshops will include “Polish Your Resume” from 9 to10 a.m., and “Learn Employment Interviewing Techniques” from 10 to 11 a.m. For more information call (253) 864-3301.
Fort Steilacoom’s Employment & Education Fair is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 24, in level 3 of the Cascade Building. Pierce College Fort Steilacoom is at 9401 Farwest Drive S.W., Lakewood. Free pre-event workshops include “Polish your Resume” from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday May 3, and “Learn How to Prepare for a Job Fair,” from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 17.
Event day workshops at Fort Steilacoom will include “Learn Employment Interviewing Techniques” from 11 a.m. to noon; “Careers in Information Technology,” from noon to 1 p.m. and “College Knowledge for Adults,” 6 to 8 p.m. For information call (253) 964-6250.
To request disability accommodation, contact the Disability Support Services Office at least 10 days in advance at (253) 964-6468/V; (253) 964-6228/TTY; or firstname.lastname@example.org.