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LSUA to Host Job Fair March 18

Released: 03/11/2009

LSU at Alexandria will host a job fair for students and alumni March 18 in the Fitness Center on campus, announced vocational counselor Dolly Carroll. Some 50 employers are schedule to participate between 9 a.m. and noon.

“We hold the job fair annually, and it’s an excellent way to connect with prospective employers. It’s not unusual for businesses to make job offers on the spot,” Carroll said. “Potential employees should bring resumes and any other documentation that will be of interest to employers.”

LSUA job fair participants include the Alexandria Police Department, Allen Parish School Board, Avon Products, Avoyelles Parish School Board, CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, Cleco Corp., Concordia Parish School Board, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, DeSoto Parish School Board, Diamond Grill Restaurant, Dubuis Hospital of Alexandria, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Evangeline Parish School Board, Federal Correctional Complex (Pollock) and Grant Parish School Board.

Also, H&R Block, Hardtner Medical Center, Home Depot, J P Morgan Chase, KALB-TV, KLAX-TV, LA MPP-LA Medicaid, Louisiana State Police, LSU Health Sciences/Huey P. Long Medical Center, McDonald’s of Alexandria, Mary Kay Cosmetics, Natchez Community Hospital, Natchitoches Regional Medical Center, Opelousas General Health System, Pecan Grove Training Center, Pinecrest Support and Services Center, Raising Cane’s and Rapides Career Solutions Center.

Also, Rapides Parish School Board, Rapides Regional Medical Center, Roy O. Martin Industries, Sabine Parish School Board, Social Security District Office, Startek, State Farm Insurance, Symmetric Health Care Staffing, Tower Loan, U.S. Army/Army Reserve, U.S. Marine Corps, Vector Marketing, Walgreen Drug Store, Westaff, Westside Habilitation Center and WNTZ Fox 48.