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Mountain Area Job Fair slated for April 25th

Written by Lori Frease on .

Evergreen Christian Outreach (EChO) and Mountain Resource Center are once again hosting the Mountain Area Job Fair at Aspen Ridge Church in Evergreen on Tuesday, April 25th from 3 - 6 pm. The spring event, which is free and open to the public, gives job seekers access to over 50 employers and over 10 resources from the mountain community and surrounding areas. Employers from various industries attend the Mountain Area Job Fair to make immediate hiring decisions, as well as build their applicant pool for future openings. The goal of this event is to connect mountain area businesses with local job seekers and ultimately provide opportunities within our communities.

New features have been added to the event this year; including laptop kiosks for candidates to complete on-site job applications, as well as onsite interviews. In addition, free childcare will be provided for those needing the service, registration is required in advance as space is llimited and will be available on a first come first serve basis.

Mountain Resource Center and Evergreen Christian Outreach offer free workshops and individual support to help fulfill the community’s job search needs. Programming includes: ResumeWriting and Interview skills, Internet job Searching, as well as a variety of computer classes throughout the year. Individual coaches also provide career assessments, job application assistance, and one-on-one computer help. Both sites offer an extensive Career Closet with free business attire and will be offering Resume Reviews and Prepare for the Events prior to the Job Fair. In addition, TallGrass Aveda Salon and Spa will also be offering free mini-makeovers services to help put your best foot forward at Mountain Resource Center,Wednesday, April 19th from 5 - 7:00 pm. Please register in advance for these great opportunities!

Local sponsors and partners for this year’s Mountain Area Job Fair include the American Job Center, Conifer Area Chamber of Commerce, Evergreen Area Chamber of Commerce, and the Governor’s Summer Job Hunt. Hiring employers at the event will be listed on the Mountain Area JobsWebsite as well as the Mountain Area Jobs Facebook Page.