Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training

 

OPPORTUNITY FOR COVERAGE

 

What: Job fair honoring all veterans

When: Friday, Nov. 14, 10 am to 2 pm

Where: Warwick Mall, 400 Bald Hill Rd.

October 29, 2008

Atrion, Bank of America, Blue Cross, Cox Communications, FedEx, Homestead Group, McLaughlin Research Group, Perspectives Corporation, SEA CORP, United Parcel Service and the US Postal Service are among the businesses participating in a job fair designed to connect veterans to available job opportunities in the area. Representatives from the Veterans Administration, Disabled American Veterans (DAV) and RI Veterans Action Center are expected to attend, along with other non-profit and social service agencies.

Veterans are valued by many employers for their work readiness skills, training and field experience and leadership qualities.

The fair, sponsored by netWORKri career centers, is free and is open to the general public as well as veterans.

For more information about this and other job fairs, call 1-888-616-JOBS

 

About the RI Department of Labor and Training
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