State Sen. Patricia A. Ritchie, R-Heuvelton, will host 64 employers at her Job and Career Fair on Wednesday.
The fair will be held from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Odd Fellows Hall, Linden Street, Ogdensburg.
The number of businesses and organizations expected at my Job and Career Fair is a true testament to the fact that there are employment opportunities out there for job-seekers, she said in a news release. Im happy to be able to provide a chance for these hardworking people to find employment and put their skills and talents to use.
People attending the fair will also have the opportunity to access tips on resume writing, interview techniques and other skills to help make the job-hunting process more successful.
People looking to preregister for the event or view a list of the employers signed up so far can go online to www.ritchie.nysenate.gov.
Scheduled to attend the event are: Adirondack Economic Development Corp., Ansen Corporation, Atlantic Testing Laboratories, Attain Lab, Ogdensburg Boys and Girls Club, BOCES Adult and Continuing Education, Canton-Potsdam Hospital, Cerebral Palsy Association of the North Country, Clarkson School of Business/Graduate Programs and Clarkson University.
Also: Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center, state Department of Labor, Dollar General, E.J. Noble Hospital of Gouverneur, NYFidelis Care, Fort Drum Employment Readiness Program, Health Services of NYY Inc.,Hospice and Pallative Care of St. Lawrence Valley, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers union, JMS Mechanicals, Kelly Services, Kinney Drugs, Lowes, Mary Kay Cosmetics and Massena Independent Living.
Also: Massena Memorial Hospital, National Tractor Trailer School, Nice & Easy, Northern Area Health Education Center, Northern New York Newspapers, state Park Police, Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad Penski, Plumbers and Steamfitters Local No. 73, Price Chopper and Primerica Financial Services
Also: Q Country 102.9/YES FM/PAC 98.7 SeaComm Federal Credit Union, Slic Network Solutions Inc. St. Josephs Home, St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency, St. Lawrence County One Stop Career Center, St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union, St. Lawrence NYSARC, St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center, St. Lawrence County Sheriffs Department, Sunoco Inc., SUNY Canton Military and Veterans Student Services, SUNY Canton Resume Help/Interview Coaching/Tips on Job Hunting and SUNY Canton Small Business Development Center.
Also: SUNY Canton CREST Center, SUNY Potsdam Graduate Studies, SUNY Potsdam human Resources,Tarbell Management Group, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, United Helpers Nursing Home, U.S. Air Force, Navy and Visalus Health Challenge, Walgreens, Walmart, Whalen, Davey & Looney and Youth Advocate Program.