Lone Star College System hosting free technical and skilled career job fair Dec. 5

Published on: November 28, 2012

HOUSTON (Nov. 28, 2012) – Lone Star College System is hosting a free technical career and skilled trade job fair Wednesday, Dec. 5, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Lone Star College-North Harris campus at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive in Houston.

At the event, hosted by the LSC Office of Workforce Education and Corporate Partnerships, job seekers have the opportunity to network with more than 20 employers from around the Houston area seeking to fill a variety of full- and part-time employment positions representing many technical and skilled trade professions. The event will be held in the Student Services Building Conference Center of the campus.

Employers will be recruiting for positions like engineering technicians, manufacturing technicians, CNC technicians, machinists, facilities managers and welding and inspection technicians.

Those attending the job fair should:

• Dress professionally.  

• Have 20-30 resumes to hand to employers. 

“Lone Star College wants to open doors for highly-skilled workers looking for permanent positions,” said Brian Dooley, senior program manager, career transition and transfer for LSCS. “It is my hope that we will be able to connect those who otherwise might not have applied for these jobs together with the hiring managers and in the process, strengthen and diversify our workforce.”

The job fair is free and open to the public. For more information, or to showcase your company at the job fair, contact LSCS Career Services at 281.291.5050 or LSCSCareerServices@lonestar.edu.

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. Richard Carpenter 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.

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