Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Hiring event to take place this week

WILMINGTON — A career fair held in collaboration of Cape Fear Workforce Development Board, NCWorks and Cape Fear Manufacturing will take place two days this week featuring area companies looking to hire.

Hosted at 1994 S. 17th St., the fair takes place Sept. 6 and 7, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo will be in attendance to address employers and job seekers.

Participating companies include:

General Electric 
ACME Smoked Fish
Tri-Tech Forensics
Sturdy Corporation
Southern Industrial Constructors
Walex Products Company
GE Hitachi
Specialty Product Technologies
PSP Precision
HSM Machine Works

Job seekers can receive assistance on résumé building and interviewing skills from NCWorks. Staff from NCWorks New Hanover will be on hand at the event to assist.

Employers will be able to find candidates, post jobs and gather info on the labor market.

The Cape Fear Workforce Development Board (CFWDB) provides free services to job seekers and businesses through the regional NCWorks Career Center system in Brunswick, Columbus, New Hanover, and Pender counties.

Further info: or (910) 251-5777

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Shea Carver
Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington. When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.

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