Career Fair hosts 40 businesses on March 23

Be sure your students know that this semester’s career fair will be held 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in the College Center of the Hardin Valley Campus Wednesday, March 23. More than 40 local businesses will have representatives ready to meet students.

Students should bring their resume and dress professionally.

Participating businesses include: Advanced Labelworx Inc., Blackberry Farm, CAC AmeriCorps, Cellular Sales, City of Knoxville, DENSO Manufacturing, First Tennessee Bank, Jewelry Television, Kroger, M Force Staffing, ORNL Science Education Programs, Regions Bank, Smoky Mountain Paralegal Association, Tennessee Department of Revenue and Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance.

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College hosts Career Fair for students

Please encourage students to attend the upcoming Career Fair, hosted by the Placement Office in the Goins Building College Center, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, March 18. The event is open to students from all campuses.

On hand will be representatives of many area employers, among them, 21st Mortgage Corporation, ADT Security Services, AdvantaClean, Ajilon Professional Staffing, Accounting Principals Inc., Blackberry Farm, Boys and Girls Clubs, Cellular Sales, city of Knoxville, CVS Health Corporation, DENSO Manufacturing, Edfinancial Services, Exedy America Corporation, Fastenal, First Tennessee Bank, Girl Scouts of America, Harrison Construction, Helping Hands Home Assistance, H&R Block, Modern Woodmen of America, Primerica Financial, Right at Home, Robert Half, SmartWay TN, StaffSource, UPS, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Weigel’s Inc., and WVLT-TV.

Students should be sure to bring polished, up-to-date resumes and dress their best. The Placement Office, located in Goins 111 and 113, will offer students an informational brochure, “Turn a Job Fair Into a Job Offer,” in the days leading up to the event.

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Blount County Campus hosts career fair

Be sure to tell your students: dozens of local companies will be ready to talk to job seekers at a career fair at the Blount County Campus Wednesday, Oct. 1.

The career fair is open to the community and takes place 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in the William “Keith” McCord Lobby.

Participating companies include the Boys and Girls Club, Clayton Homes/Vanderbilt Mortgage, Cellular Sales Contact Center, Comfort Keepers, DENSO, Express Employment Professionals, the FBI, Harrison Construction, H&R Block, K12 Call Center, Modis, Resource Accounting, and US Foods, among others. Most of the companies are located in Blount and Knox counties.

“The Placement Office and the Blount County Campus host this event for Pellissippi State students—as well as members of the community— to speak with local professionals in specific careers,” said Holly Burkett, campus dean.

“Our career fair allows easier access to ask questions about each company and its hiring process, available job openings, and future career opportunities. We encourage our students to begin thinking about what can be possible after graduation.”