Community members and students whose New Year’s resolution is to find a job or better employment can make that happen at Lone Star College-Kingwood.
The college’s Career Services department will host “Career Connections” on Thursday, Feb. 19 from 12-2 p.m. in the Student Conference Center (SCC). This is a job fair that showcases local employment opportunities. The department hosts this free event quarterly.
“This is a great forum for job seekers to connect with local businesses that are currently hiring,” said Kim Hammond, with Career Services.
Companies recruiting include BBVA Compass Bank, Chick-fil-A, Home Depot, Houston Airport Marriott, La Petite Academy, Lake Houston Family YMCA, LSC-Kingwood, Memorial Hermann Northeast, NAPA Auto Parts, Pier 1 Imports, Randall’s, RBD / Sales Makers Inc., Silverado Memory Care, State Farm, and UPS.
“Past job fairs have been very successful in connecting local businesses with conscientious, motivated employees,” Hammond said.
For more information on “Career Connections”, call 281-312-1624 or email Kingwood.CareerServices@Lonestar.edu.
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For general information about Lone Star College-Kingwood, call 281.312.1600 or visit http://lonestar.edu/kingwood.htm.
Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, 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 the nation. Dr. Stephen C. Head is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.