Aug 05 2022

August 17th | Career & Job Fair

Giles County Career and Job Fair, August 17th

 

Area companies invite you to the Giles Career and Job Fair taking place on the front lawn of Giles High School from 3-6PM, on Wednesday, August 17th. This outdoors event will be an opportunity for job seekers to learn more about employment at these and other businesses.

 

In addition to multiple hiring agents, the event will also host the New River/Mt. Rogers Workforce Development Board and the Virginia Employment Commission. These agencies will have on-site resources for job development.

Businesses/Companies Attending (updated 8/5/22)

Click on their name to be directed to their website or open positions.

 

All are welcome to attend the Giles Career and Job Fair to learn about open opportunities, skill development, and potential employment with these mentioned companies and more. If you are a local business, company, or organization you are invited to register to attend with your information. Because we will be outside, employers are asked to bring tent, display, and needed materials for their setup area. Business registration can be done via the online registration form or by contacting Giles County Tourism. Job seekers do not need to register.

 

Also on site on August 17th for the duration of the event will be the Bluegrass BBQ Food Truck from Pembroke and Doug Dees Ice Cream Truck to enjoy. Job seekers will meet with potential employers and can experience the livability amenities Giles has to offer.

 

food truck exterior outside

 

This event is hosted by Giles County with the support of Virginia Career Works and our participating employers. Parking and admission are completely free, and the event will be easy to access on the front lawn of Giles High School, just off of Route 460 in Pearisburg, Virginia. There is plenty of parking and signage will be in place the day of to direct traffic. Mark your calendars to attend this Career and Job Fair on Wednesday, August 17th from 3-6pm. More details as they are available may be shared on Giles County’s Facebook and Instagram accounts as well here, updated on this page.

Other Resource Links:

Virginia Workforce Connections

 

About Giles County

Giles County, Virginia is located in Southwest Virginia approximately 40 minutes south of Roanoke and just west of Blacksburg and Virginia Tech. With easy access to the New River, world class dining and lodging properties, and historical attractions for the entire family, Giles offers adventure in Virginia’s Mountain Playground. Come find your playground at our Visitors Center located at 203 N Main Street, Pearisburg, VA 24134 or find us online at gilescounty.org or by calling 540-921-2079.

 

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