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March 07, 2006
Top Employers to Recruit, Hire Qualified Candidates at Gwinnett Tech Career Fair
Job seekers have chance to see and be seen by hiring companies – April 20
The area’s top employers will come together to recruit and hire qualified candidates on April 20 th at the Gwinnett Technical College Career Fair on the college’s campus.
Ranging from well-known national corporations to leading local businesses, some of the hiring companies that have already registered to participate in the 2006 Career Fair include:
- Atlanta Medical Center
- Emory Eastside Medical Center
- Gwinnett County Public Schools
- Lake Lanier Islands
- Nanston Dental Group, P.C.
- NE Georgia Health System, Inc.
- Network Communications, Inc.
- Northside Hospital
- Sage Software
- Southern Company
- The Home Depot
- Toyota Mall of Georgia
- WIKA Instrument Corporation
Individuals looking for a new job, re-entering the job market, or embarking on a career for the first time won’t want to miss this opportunity to network with these top-notch employers. Scheduled for Thursday, April 20, from 11:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., the Career Fair will be held in The Busbee Center, Building 700, on Gwinnett Tech’s campus.
In preparation for the job fair, Gwinnett Tech is also sponsoring a series of free career workshops to assist job candidates in brushing up on their resume writing, job searching and interviewing skills. A schedule will be posted on the 2006 Career Fair website – check it periodically for updated listings of the workshops at www.CareerJolt.com.
Businesses wishing to participate in the Career Fair may still register by completing the registration form online at www.CareerJolt.com or by contacting career fair coordinator Pam Smith, 678-226-6493.
To get to The Busbee Center on Gwinnett Tech’s campus at 5150 Sugarloaf Parkway in Lawrenceville:
From I-85 north, take Georgia Hwy. 316 (exit 106) and take the second exit, Sugarloaf Parkway. Turn left, cross the bridge and Gwinnett Tech is on the left. From I-85 south, take the Sugarloaf Parkway (exit 108) and turn left onto Sugarloaf Parkway; Gwinnett Tech is approximately two miles on the right.
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About Gwinnett Tech
Gwinnett Technical College, one of Georgia's largest technical colleges, serves more than 21,000 students annually to meet the workforce training needs of the region. The college offers more than 50 associate degree, diploma and certificate programs and hundreds of seminars, workshops and courses providing specialized training. Gwinnett Tech’s service area includes Gwinnett and North Fulton counties. Gwinnett Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or callÂ 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Gwinnett Technical College.Â In addition, some college programs hold separate licensure or accreditation status with appropriate agencies. For more information, visitÂ www.GwinnettTech.edu.
A unit of the Technical College System of Georgia.