Pair of events slated for job seekers

Published 9:57 am Tuesday, May 13, 2014

In an attempt to “Bridge the Gap” among job seekers and employers for the mutual benefit of both through assessment, education, training and recruitment, Ohio Means Jobs Lawrence County, formerly the Workforce Development Resource Center, is hosting a pair of events. The first event, an open house, is from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Wednesday, and the second is a job fair from 9 a.m.-noon on Tuesday, May 20.

The open house will take place at 120 N. Third St. in Ironton and will showcase all the services offered by Ohio Means Jobs that benefit one in finding employment. Services and information offered at the open house include Adult Basic Literacy Education (ABLE), Collins Career Center, family guidance/behavioral health program, Healthcare for the Homeless, Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP), homeless assistance programs, housing assistance program, Ironton Metropolitan Housing Program, ODJFS veterans services, Ohio University Southern, opportunities for Ohioans with disabilities, Women, Infant and Children (WIC) Program, Ironton-Lawrence County Community Action Organization, Lawrence County Department of Job and Family Services and the Lawrence County Early Childhood Academy.

The Spring Job Fair 2014 on May 20 will feature a variety of local employers, information on available resources, resume assistance and networking opportunities.

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