The Veterans Unit at the Georgia Department of Labor’s DeKalb Career Center and Goodwill of North Georgia’s Decatur Career Center will assist Mount Welcome Missionary Baptist Church with a career expo Thursday, Sept. 26.
The expo will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church, located at 581 Parker Ave. in Decatur. While the event is open to the public, its focus is to assist military veterans with their employment needs.
The expo will feature about 25 employers, educational institutions, and resource agencies that provide assistance to job seekers. The employers will be hiring or discussing current and future employment opportunities, while other organizations will provide education and other resources.
Those expected to participate in the expo include:
- Apollo Ventures
- Argosy University
- Care Master Medical Services
- Comcast Telesales
- Decatur Cooperative Ministry
- DeKalb County Police Department
- DeKalb Workforce Development
- Department of Juvenile Justice
- Department of Veterans Administration-Atlanta Veterans Center
- Family Bridge Healthcare Services
- Georgia Department of Driver Services
- Goodwill of North Georgia-Human Resources
- Hire Dynamics
- New Horizons
- Newell Recycling
- Shorter University
- Teachers ‘R US Placement Agency.
For more information about the expo, or employers wanting to register, contact Kenneth Dinkins at 404.298.5248 or Cynthia Robinson at 404.298.4821 at GDOL’s DeKalb Career Center, or the Goodwill Decatur Career Center at 404.728.8600.
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