Looking for Work? Several Job Fairs This Week

Job opportunities for the week starting October 19, 2009

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    Groton's Electric Boat announced Monday it will eliminate the jobs of 96 carpenters. Meanwhile, Whole Foods is now hiring 200 employees.

    Looking for a job? There are several job fairs this week offering opportunities for employment.

    The ALDI grocery store chain will hold a job fair on Wednesday, Oct. 21 in Dallas. The company is taking applications for store manager trainees for stored throughout Dallas-Fort Worth. The stores will begin opening in Spring of 2010. Interviews will take place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel – Market Center in Dallas from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. More information: ALDITexasJobs.com

    Grand Prairie Workforce Solutions is hosting a Greater Dallas Job Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 21. The job fair will take place from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 801 W. Freeway St., Suite 500 in Grand Prairie. For more information: 972-264-5881.

    Career Solutions Community Job Fair will also be held on Wednesday, Oct. 21 in Dallas. The job fair will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Valley View Christian Church at 17601 Marsh Lane in Dallas. More information: CareerWorkshops.com

    Mountain View College is hosting its bi-annual Fall Job Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 21 in Dallas. Employers will be available to do on-site interviews, accept resumes, and provide students and community with networking opportunities. The career fair takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 4849 W. Illinois Ave. in Dallas and be stop by Career Services in the new Student Services Building, Room 2080.  More information: 214-860-8677 or DCCCD.edu.

    Irving Public Library is hosting a job fair on Thursday, Oct. 22. Companies such as AAA-Texas, Avon, CitiBank, Grand Hyatt DFW, Irving Police Dept., New York Life and  Rent-A-Center will be on hand.The job fair will take place from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.  at 801 W. Irving Blvd. in Irving. More information: 972-721-2606 or CityofIrving.org.

    The National Society of Hispanic Professionals is coming to the Dallas Convention Center to host a career fair on Thursday, Oct. 22. The job fair is open to the public and NSHP is hoping to connect more than 6,300 candidates with 308 exhibiting companies. The career fair takes place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Dallas Convention Center's Ballroom A, 650 S. Griffin Str. in Dallas. More information: NationalSociteyof Hispanic Professionals.com.

    Find out about October job fairs any time through the Texas Workforce Commission CLICK HERE.