San Jacinto College to host career fair
09.12.2014 | By Rob Vanya
San Jacinto College will host a career fair to allow students and local residents to network with Houston area employers.
The career fair is free and open to the public, and will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the Monument Room of the Slovacek Student Center, located on the San Jacinto College North Campus at 5800 Uvalde Road in Houston.
“Students, alumni and community members seeking employment are invited to attend the career fair,” commented Dinorah Ramos, San Jacinto College North Campus career and employment center coordinator. “Our goal is to promote lifelong career development and help our community grow.”
People who attend the fair should wear business attire and bring copies of résumés. Companies will be reviewing résumés and interviews will be conducted on site.
To date, 41 companies and agencies are scheduled to attend the event, including (but not limited to): Texas Veterans Commission, City of Houston, Delta Tech Service, East Houston Medical Center, Harris County Department of Education, Metalskills, The Houstonian Hotel Club & Spa, HydroChem, Texas Bay Area Credit Union, and Texas Department of Public Safety.
About San Jacinto College
Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, for more than 50 years. As an Achieving the Dream Leader College, San Jacinto College is committed to the goals and aspirations of a diverse population of approximately 30,000 credit students. The College offers 186 degrees and certificates, with 46 technical programs and a university transfer division. Students benefit from a support system that maps out a pathway for success, and job training programs that are renowned for meeting the needs of growing industries in the region. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $690 million each year to the Texas workforce.