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TODAY: Darton State College hosts career, transfer fair

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The Albany Fire Department at a Darton Career Fair (Source: Darton) The Albany Fire Department at a Darton Career Fair (Source: Darton)
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ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Darton College's Annual Career and Transfer Fair is a great opportunity for students, alumni, and community members who are interested in securing full and part-time employment.

Job seekers are encouraged to wear professional attire and bring multiple copies of their resume.

It happens today from 10:00AM until  2:00PM, at the Darton State College Student Center, Room 266. Darton is located at 2400 Gillionville Road, in Albany, GA 31707.

"The Career and Transfer Fair is an annual event Darton State College hosts for students, alumni, and community members. It serves a dual role, in providing job seekers an opportunity to meet more than 30 employers from a variety of industries, who have job opportunities. And with more than 15 colleges attending, this fair will allow anyone who is interested in contenting their education an opportunity to ask questions," said Pat Ridgeway, Assistant Dean for Student Success/Directory of Career Services.

"We encourage participants to wear professional attire and bring multiple copies of their resumes. Many of the companies are looking to fill open positions and will be conducting on-the-spot interviews. For those that are looking to continue his/her education, if you can bring a unofficial transcript that would be beneficial."

Here is the current list of participating companies:

Albany Fire Department
Albany Area Primary Health, Inc.
Ages Therapies
Aspire
CED
Columbus Police Department
Cumulus Broadcasting
Department of Transportation
Dougherty Commissioners
Dougherty County Human Resources
Dougherty County Sheriff Office
Dougherty County School System
GA Department of Safety
Global SCR
Houston Health Care
ManPower
Marine Corps Logistic Base-Albany
Microf
Northside Hospital
Papa John’s
Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital
Southern Point Staff
SOWEGA Council of Aging
Starbucks
South GA Med Center
Teleperformance
Tift Regional
US ARMY
Vital Smiles
WALB
WFXL Fox 31
World Ventures

Here is the list of participating colleges:

Albany State University
ABAC
Brenau University
College of Coastal GA
Columbus State
Darton State College
Fort Valley State
Georgia Southern
GSW
Kennesaw State
Middle GA State
Reinhardt University
Thomas University
Troy
UGA Tifton
Valdosta State University

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