Job seekers, employers invited to job fair

One of the opportunities represented at the 2015 jobs fair. #

The Clatsop County Career and Job Fair takes place Wednesday, Feb. 22, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Clatsop County Fairgrounds.

CEDR and WorkSource Northwest Oregon are spearheading the third annual fair. The format has been enhanced this year to include adult job seekers in the afternoon.

Seaside, Astoria, Jewell, Knappa and Warrenton high schools will be sending all juniors and seniors in the morning, and finished by 1:30 p.m. At 2, the doors will reopen for adult job seekers and those seeking more information about career are job opportunities in Clatsop County. More than 700 students are expected, and many adult job seekers.

The theme of the career is both career and jobs focus to give students and adult job seekers an overview of the industries and sectors that make up the local economy.

To register as an employer to participate in the career and job fair, call Linda Wyss at WorkSource Northwest Oregon office at 503-325-4821 ext. 234, or email, or visit with more details on the event, including a downloadable registration form. The event is free. Employers are asked to register as soon as possible as the entire list of employers participating will be provided to the schools in advance, and space is limited.



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