300 Job Seekers Attend Congressman Green’s Job Fair
HOUSTON – On Wednesday, September 2, Congressman Gene Green held his Annual Northside/Aldine Job Fair, which hosted 43 employers and more than 300 job candidates at the M.O. Campbell Educational Center. Many participants made connections with employers and began the interview process, others were offered jobs immediately. The fair was held in partnership with Workforce Solutions and Aldine Independent School District.
“We had more participants at this job fair than we did at our last event in April. As long as people need work, we will continue to host these job fairs and help local businesses and organizations build the workforce right here at home,” Green said. “We’re grateful to our partners who make this event possible and help participants prepare to meet employers.”
Over 40 companies and organizations participated in the event from both the public and private sector, and a variety of industries. Full-time, part-time and seasonal positions were advertised for an array of skill sets ranging from teachers to sheriff deputies to healthcare professionals.
Russel Tomlin, Area Director for Workforce Solutions said, “Thanks to Congressman Gene Green and the Aldine Independent School District for their continued support of Workforce Solutions. We had another very successful hiring event at M. O. Campbell Educational Center.”