College Hosts Job Fair for Local Craft Store



Lone Star College-Montgomery is hosting a job fair to place students and community members into a creative career at JoAnn Fabric and Craft Store®, a specialty retail store opening a new, larger location in The Woodlands.
 
The job fair takes place Tuesday, February 28, and Wednesday, February 29, from 9 a.m.–4 p.m., on campus in the atrium of the Health Science Center (Building B).
 
“These positions are a great opportunity for students to gain employment with this local business,” said Michelle Haynes, program manager for career services. “Due to the large volume of positions available, we know it will be great for students and the community.”
 
JoAnn’s is looking to fill more than 70 positions for custom framers, front-end supervisors, education coordinators, hard line supervisors, and more. Full time, part time, and seasonal positions are available.
 
Previous experience in customer service, retail, or merchandising, as well as basic knowledge of POS systems and Windows-based computers, are preferred, but not required. The pay range varies and is based on experience.
 
Job fair attendees need to be prepared to apply for positions, present their resume, and be interviewed at the fair.
 
Candidates can learn more about JoAnn’s at www.joann.com.
 
For more information about the job fair, contact the office of career services at LSC-Montgomery at 936.273.7221, or MC.CareerServices@LoneStar.edu.

LSC-Montgomery is located at 3200 College Park Drive, one-half mile west of Interstate 45, between Conroe and The Woodlands. For more information about the college, call 936.273.7000, or visit www.LoneStar.edu/montgomery
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With more than 75,000 students in credit classes for fall 2011, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area, and the fastest-growing community college system in Texas. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of five colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, and LSC-Tomball, six centers, LSC-University Park, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.