Labor department to host job fair

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Georgia Department of Labor is sponsoring a career expo and job fair for employers and job seekers in Savannah this week.

The job fair takes place from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday at the Savannah Civic Center, at 301 W. Oglethorpe Ave.

Labor department staff will be on-hand to conduct workshops, assist job seekers with resume writing and with online job applications. Job seekers who have resumes should bring several copies with them and be prepared to fill out company applications and interview for available job openings.

An estimated 75 employers, educational institutions and resource agencies that provide assistance to job seekers are expected to participate.

Some employers will be hiring, while others will be discussing possible future employment opportunities with the job seekers and other organizations will be providing educational and other resources, according to the Georgia Dept. of Labor.

For more information about the career expo and job fair, contact the Savannah Career Center at 912.356.2773.

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