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Career Center to Host Workshop and Job Fair in Opelika

July 17, 2017

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 17, 2017
Career Center to Host Workshop and Job Fair in Opelika

OPELIKA – The Opelika Career Center will host a Job Fair Tuesday, July 25 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at the Armory located at 300 Consumer Avenue in Opelika. This is a free event open to the public.

The Job Fair will be preceded the day before by a Job Fair Preparation Workshop from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at the Frank Brown Recreation Center located at 235 Opelika Road in Auburn. Jobseekers will be instructed on how to prepare for the job fair and how to navigate the job search process.

There are currently 13 employers signed up for the job fair including Auburn University, Tuskegee University, East Alabama Medical Center, and Veterans Administration. Jobseekers should be dressed professionally and bring multiple copies of their résumés. Priority service will be given to qualified veterans.

Staff from the Opelika Career Center will be available to assist jobseekers and offer career placement and educational services.

The Opelika Career Center is located at 2300 Frederick Road in Opelika and can be contacted at 334.749.5065 or Opelika@alcc.alabama.gov. The Alabama Career Center System is part of the Alabama Department of Labor and exists to help employers and employees find one another. Services are designed to help the citizens of Alabama gain the skills needed to get a job, locate a position for which they are qualified and provide the resources for applying to employers. The centers work with employers to qualify potential employees and help them through the interview process.


The Alabama Department of Labor / The Alabama Career Center System is a partner in Alabama Works, Alabama’s unified workforce system.

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Members of the media needing more information should contact Tara Hutchison at 334-242-8616 / tara.hutchison@labor.alabama.gov



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