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Nearly 1,500 jobs are available through a virtual job fair today, created by the Pennsylvania National Guard Associations.
Typically a fair for veterans, military members and their families, this job fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. today will be for all Pennsylvania residents looking for a job, and it is free. To take part, job seekers must register here first. To view the job board, first register, then log in here.
Among the employers represented will be Amazon, the University of Pennsylvania, Geisinger Health Systems, and the U.S. Census Bureau. Any employer who wants to participate can still contact PNGAS@PNGAS.org to be involved.
“We have so many strong employers participating in the job fair and the PNGAS job board, we’re confident we can help veterans and residents get job opportunities,” said Kathleen Fabrizi, executive director of PNGAS.
Some of the employers are: Lincoln Tech, Accelerate Mortgage, Averitt Express, California University of Pennsylvania, Geisinger Health Systems, Shippensburg University, Troops to Teachers, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, The Pilot Company, The University of Pennsylvania, Central Penn College, UNFI, Amazon, Diakon, The Department of Military and Veteran’s Affairs, and Pennsylvania National Guard, The US Census Bureau, DeVry University, PA Career Link, and Tradesmen International.
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