TNCC Job Fair Offers Free Help to Job Seekers and Prospective Entrepreneurs

Published: April 7, 2010

Thomas Nelson Community College Workforce Development offers Peninsula job seekers the opportunity to find jobs with more than 30 hiring employers at its annual spring job fair on Thursday, April 15 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Peninsula Workforce Development Center (PWDC) located at 600 Butler Farm Road in Hampton.

In addition, the job fair features workshops on starting a business, writing resumes, interviewing, finding federal jobs and more. Last year, over one thousand people attended this event.

During the Fair, employers may conduct on-site interviews. Therefore, participants are strongly encouraged to wear professional dress and to bring extra copies of their résumés.

Representatives from Canon Virginia and Northrop Grumman Apprenticeship School, two of the Peninsula’s largest employers, will join other representatives from manufacturing, hospitality, and retail companies.

Workshops in Room 1120 include:

How to Write a Winning Resume              9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Interviewing Skills                                 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

How to Start a Small Business                 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

How to find a Federal Job                        1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

While attending the fair, jobseekers may tour the Career Resource Center and walk across the hall to the Virginia Employment Commission for additional assistance and services.

For more information, visit or call 757-865-5877.

Employers interested in participating should contact Franz Albertini at       757-865-5882 or .

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Comment from Kristina P Lewis - April 11, 2011 at 7:29 am

Is the job fair Thursday (04/14/11) or Friday, April 15, 2011. The date and the day of the week are not one and the same. Please confirm


Kryss Lewis

Comment from Thomas Nelson Community College - April 11, 2011 at 8:19 am

You are viewing the Job Fair announcement for the 2010 event, the 2011 event will be held this Thursday the 14th.

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