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Reminder: Connecticut Career Fair Is April 12 at Manchester Community College

For immediate release
April 11, 2008

WETHERSFIELD,  More than 70 companies will be at Manchester Community College, this Saturday, April 12, when the Connecticut Department of Labor kicks off its first job fair for its spring 2008 series. The job fair, which will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., is expected to draw more than 1,200 visitors.

“Jobseekers should dress professionally, bring along plenty of résumés, and be ready to talk with recruiters who are looking to fill a wide range of positions ranging from management to entry level,” noted State Labor Commissioner Patricia H. Mayfield.

Mayfield also noted that nationally Certified Professional Résumé Writers from agency at the fair are available to meet with jobseekers that would like their résumés reviewed and critiqued at no cost.

For candidates who want to apply for positions online, the Department of Labor’s mobile Career Express will also be on-site throughout the event. Career Express staff can also provide employment resources and assist job fair participants that wish to meet with career counselors or attend workshops at local CTWorks Career Centers.

A list of participating employers and their open positions, as well as directions to Manchester Community College, can be found by visiting the Connecticut Department of Labor's job fair Web site, located at

Media Contact: Nancy Steffens  (860) 263-6535            

200 Folly Brook Boulevard, Wethersfield, CT 06109 / Phone: 860-263-6000

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