RI Department of Labor and Training

PRESS RELEASE
 

Nearly 60 Employers to Attend “Ready to Work” Job Fair

October 24, 2014


Ready to Work Job Fair

 

WHAT:        The RI Department of Labor and Training’s Business Workforce Center has partnered with the Workforce Partnership of Greater RI and Workforce Solutions of Providence/Cranston to bring nearly 60 employers to a “Ready to Work” Job Fair

WHEN:        Wednesday, Oct. 29, 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

WHERE:      Crowne Plaza, 801 Greenwich Avenue, Warwick

“I encourage job seekers to view this as a great opportunity to land their next job, so come ‘Ready to Work’,” said DLT Director Charles J. Fogarty.

The event is free and open to the public. Recruitment attendees should be prepared for an on-site interview, dress appropriately and bring a résumé. Attendees are also encouraged to go to www.dlt.ri.gov/bwc/Ready2WorkJF.htm for tips on how to make the best impression at a job fair or for a list of employers who are scheduled to be at Wednesday’s event. American Sign Language interpreters and Merlin desktop electronic magnifiers for low vision will be on-site.

 

ABOUT DLT: The RI Department of Labor and Training offers employment services, educational services and economic opportunity to both individuals and employers. DLT protects Rhode Island’s workforce by enforcing labor laws, prevailing wage rates and workplace health and safety standards. The department also provides temporary income support to unemployed and temporarily disabled workers. For more information on the programs and services available to all Rhode Islanders, please call the RI Department of Labor and Training at (401) 462-8000 or visit the web site at www.dlt.ri.gov.

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