Newport News DHS to host job fair Tuesday

Posted at 10:48 AM, Aug 06, 2012
and last updated 2012-08-07 08:38:45-04

The Newport News Department of Human Services Employment Services will host a job fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7.

The event, to be held at the Brittingham-Midtown Community Center at 570 McLawhorne Drive, will feature nearly two dozen exhibitors who are hiring or will be hiring in the future, according to a press release from the department.

Local companies participating in the job fair include Aerotek, Lowe’s, Huntington Ingalls Shipbuilding and Riverside Health Systems.

Jobseekers planning to attend are urged to dress professionally and should bring copies of an updated resume.

For more information, contact Sharon Goodwin at 757-926-6510.

The mission of the Newport News Department of Human Services/Social Services is to achieve optimal well-being for individuals and families by promoting health, safety, employment and education through agency programs and community partnerships, strengthening the community by enhancing quality of life, according to their website.