Workforce Solutions Deep East Texas Hosts Mega Job Fest for Job Seekers and Employers

Healthcare, manufacturing, technology and transportation are among the industries expected to grow in the Deep East Texas region over the next 10 years. On Thursday, August 15, Workforce Solutions Deep East Texas is connecting job seekers with employers in those industries and more.

Event:              Mega Job Fest

Date:               August 15, 2019

Time:               10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Location:         Pitser Garrison Convention Center located at 601 N. 2nd Street, Lufkin

More info:        Workforce Solutions Deep East Texas Angelina County at 409-639-1351

All job seekers are welcome to attend the event. They are encouraged to bring copies of their resume and dress appropriately for an interview. To gain more tips on preparing for day, visit the Workforce Center near you, https://www.detwork.org/workforce-center-locations, or sign up for a virtual workshop at www.detwork.org/virtual-workshops.

To help people find jobs, keep jobs or get better jobs, the staff at Workforce Solutions Deep East Texas offers job search and job matching assistance, career counseling and in some cases, financial aid for education/training or work support. They also can help with career planning, building a resume, preparing for interviews, job readiness, earning a GED, and gaining occupational skills. If a family meets eligibility requirements, Workforce Solutions may be able to help with financial assistance for child care. 

Additionally, the team helps employers find qualified applicants for specific jobs and develop custom solutions to strengthen their current workforce.

For more information, visit www.detwork.org.

These businesses are driving forces in the Deep East Texas economy, and they are hiring qualified workers:

·        Express Employment

·        Tyler County Hospital School of Vocational Nursing

·        Tri-County Community Action Inc

·        Texas Veterans Commission

·        Shady Acres Health & Rehabilitation

·        Tyson Foods, Inc

·        Texas Department of Criminal Justice

·        Pilgrim's

·        Texas Home Health

·        U.S. Census Bureau

·        Creative Solutions in Healthcare

·        WFS Development Board

·        Aveanna Healthcare

·        Lufkin State Supported Living Center

·        Woodland Heights Medical Center

·        Onshore Outsourcing

·        Texas Department of Public Safety

·        Sodexo

·        Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

·        Lockheed Martin

·        Etech

·        Townsquare Media

·        AT Staffing

·        HR Block

·        Spherion Staffing

·        Angelina College (Health Careers)

·        BPL Plasma

·        Corrigan ISB/Roy O Martin

·        Family Dollar

·        Georgia Pacific Camden

·        Encadria/ Georgia Pacific Diboll

·        A Pinewoods Home Services

·        All Personal Assistance

·        Endura Products

·        Goodwill of Central East Texas

·        City of Lufkin

·        Angelina College (Recruiter)

·        US Army

·        Angelina College (Adult Education)

·        Angelina College (Business and Technology)

·        Allied Universal Security Services

·        Angelina College (Human Resources)

·        Ray’s Food Court

·        Golden Corral

·        1st Choice Personnel

·        Atkinson’s Candy Factory

·        AAA Cooper Transportation

·        Workforce Solutions – Child Care Services

·        Ulta Beauty

·        Wienerschnitzel

·        Vocational Rehabilitation