Job fair to be held

The American Job Center is inviting all employers and jobseekers to their quarterly Job Fair that will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 19, at the Lake Charles Civic Center, located at 900 Lakeshore Dr.

Veterans are scheduled for 9-9:30 a.m. and the general public is scheduled for 9:30 a.m.-12 noon.

Job seekers are not required to pre-register. Bring ID and copies of resume. Arrive early to help insure an opportunity to meet with employers. Dress for success. Business attire is encouraged.

Employers are required to pre-register and ongoing until maximum capacity is reached or you can register Dec. 19 via the following link: https://regionvjobfair-january

The Louisiana Workforce Commission Mobile Workforce Center will be onsite during the job fair to assist job seekers with online application submission, resume writing/print, skills assessments and more.

For additional information, contact the Business Services staff at 337-721-4010 or by email at

This program is sponsored by the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury, in conjunction with the Workforce Development Board, and the Louisiana Workforce Commission and funded by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 (WIOA).

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Program, auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities and for persons with limited English proficiency.