The Vermilion Parish Job Fair welcomes employers throughout Acadiana to get to know the home-grown talent Vermilion has to offer.  The three-part Vermilion Parish Job Fair Series is being hosted by workforce, economic development, education, and chamber partners from around the region.  The events include a Jobseeker Training, Employer Breakfast (Workshop) and Job Fair.

There will be a Jobseeker Training event March 14th to help jobseekers maximize success. Human resource professionals will be on-hand to review resumes and provide insight on job searching in Acadiana.

Employers can beef up their skills with an Employer Breakfast April 4th. Presenting sponsor Allen & Gooch will be providing an update on employment law for those companies interested. The admittance for this seminar is waived for those business who will also be attending the fair.

On Wednesday, April 17th Abbeville High School will be filled with top notch employers looking to fill positions.  In 2016, the fair’s inaugural year, the event attracted more than 50 employers and 700 jobseekers! Employers who choose to participate in the fair can expect a dedicated booth space with table and seating, a hospitality room, highly-skilled jobseekers, application room and a catered lunch and debriefing session. Job seekers should bring resumes and dress for success. 

The Vermilion Parish Job Fair Events:

Jobseeker Training
Thursday, March 14th
9am-11am
South Louisiana Community College, Gulf Area Campus, 1115 Clover Street, Abbeville, LA 70510
Free entry for Jobseekers

Employer Breakfast
Thursday, April 4th
8am-10am
South Louisiana Community College, Gulf Area Campus, 1115 Clover Street, Abbeville, LA 70510
$20 for Workshop & Catered Breakfast – *fee waived for registered Job Fair attendees

Job Fair
Wednesday, April 17th
9am-12pm
Abbeville High School – 1305 Wildcat Drive, Abbeville, LA 70510
$25 for Employer Booths & Catered Lunch
Free entry for Jobseekers

For more information for both jobseekers and employers, including registration links, visit: www.vermilionparishjobfair.com