The East Tennessee American Job Center (AJC) proudly welcomed over 70 job seekers at a Knox County Job Fair and Resource Fair on November 9th.
This event was held at the Knoxville American Job Center office(2700 Middlebrook Pike, Suite 100 Knoxville, TN 37921). Job seekers had access to the One Stop Re-entry Shop, a Multi-employer Hiring Event and the Paychecks for Patriots Veterans Hiring event.
Smith & Wesson, Amazon, Pilot Flying J and FedEx Ground were some of the employers seeking candidates at this job fair.
Job seekers who want to brush up on soft skills or transitional skills in their job preparation were also able to join a Skills Workshop earlier that day. Dave Webb, HR Manager for UT Facilities Services, led a Soft Skills Class, and Clarence Scott of Express Employment instructed the Transitional Skills Class.
This event was one of three AJC job fairs in East TN on November 9th! The Blount County Job Fair was excited to welcome over 60 job seekers.
The University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services serves as the One-Stop Operator for the East Tennessee Local Workforce Development Area. As the One-Stop Operator, UT CIS coordinates multiple American Job Center (AJC) partners and service providers throughout the East Tennessee Local Workforce Development Area.