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Northeast State to host 70 companies at April 19 Career Fair

Community Contributor Bob Carpenter • Apr 6, 2018 at 12:30 PM

BLOUNTVILLE — Northeast State Community College will host its annual career fair 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, April 19 in the Wellmont Regional Center for the Performing Arts on the Blountville campus.

This free and public event will provide opportunities to learn about job openings and visit with area employers. This year will feature 70 employers and 175 company representatives.

“This is an excellent way to find out about the current and future openings of employers,” said Marquita Tittle, director of career services at Northeast State. “Job seekers can network and get their name out there. It’s a great way to make a good first impression.”

Employers attending the career fair will represent a wide variety of companies from around the region. Industry and business sectors including manufacturing, healthcare, financial, information technology, insurance, education, retail, hospitality and food service will be in attendance. Also, representatives from several colleges and universities will be on hand with program information. Tittle advises job seekers to bring resumes, dress appropriately and talk with a variety of employers.

The center is at 2425 Highway 75, adjacent to the Tri-Cities Airport. For more information, contact the Northeast State Career Services office at (423) 354-5167 or [email protected]

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