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Carrollton Public Library and Metrocrest Services Partner to Host Community Job Fair

Post Date:04/24/2019 3:41 PM

Looking for a job? The Carrollton Public Library will host the second annual Metrocrest Community Job Fair on Monday, May 13 from 1-4 p.m. at Josey Ranch Lake Library (1700 Keller Springs Road). Preregistration is requested for this free event, but all job seekers are welcome.

Metrocrest Job Fair 2019-imageThe theme of this year’s event is Let’s Get to Work! and attendees will have the opportunity to meet with employers/hiring managers from each participating company. Professional attire is recommended. Bring your resume or print a copy at the Library.

“Both the Carrollton Public Library and Metrocrest Services are committed to providing workforce development resources for citizens to help them set and achieve personal, professional, and financial goals,” said Rachel Young, Josey Ranch Lake Library Branch Manager. “We hope citizens seeking employment will take advantage of this great opportunity to meet employers face-to-face and make lasting professional connections.”

Participating employers include the City of Carrollton/Public Works, AmerisourceBergen, Aramark at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Carrollton, Brookhaven Country Club, CHRISTUS Health, the City of Coppell, Comfort Keepers, Dallas Medical Center, Dignity Memorial, Fastenal, Goodwill Industries, Home Instead Senior Care – Coppell, Jefferson Dental, Omni Dallas Hotel at Park West, Onin Staffing, Prestonwood Baptist Church, Primrose School of Castle Hills, Scott and Associates, PC, Thomson Reuters, the Town of Addison, and TreeHouse Foods.

“Events such as the Metrocrest Community Job Fair play an essential role in the organization’s efforts to provide opportunities and community resources that foster independence and self-sufficiency,” said Clarice Mastin-King, Metrocrest Services Workforce Development Specialist. “This community collaboration is a perfect example of what building a stronger community looks like in action.”

The City of Carrollton and Metrocrest Services hope to expand the resources available to citizens by bringing together employee and employer, and by doing so, strengthen the community from within to make the Metrocrest area a place where even more people can live, work, and play. BB&T Bank in Addison is a participating sponsor of the Metrocrest Community Job Fair.

For more information about the job fair, call 972-466-4800 or visit cityofcarrollton.com/library. To register, visit carrolltonpl.libcal.com.

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