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.
Columbus Police Department
Department of Transportation
Dougherty County Human Resources
Dougherty County Sheriff Office
Dougherty County School System
GA Department of Safety
Houston Health Care
Marine Corps Logistic Base-Albany
Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital
Southern Point Staff
SOWEGA Council of Aging
South GA Med Center
WFXL Fox 31
Here is the list of participating colleges:
Albany State University
College of Coastal GA
Darton State College
Fort Valley State
Middle GA State
Valdosta State University