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Businesses to accept resumes, interview applicants at 2019 Career Fair

Thirty-five businesses will be represented at the 2019 Career Fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4 at Victoria College’s Student Center.

The free event, which is open to the public, is cosponsored by Victoria College and Workforce Solutions Golden Crescent.

“There will be businesses accepting applications and interviewing applicants during the event, so we recommend those attending the Career Fair to bring copies of their resume and dress to impress,” said Caroline Marcengo-Stehling, VC’s lead academic advisor.

“The Career Fair is not only for students seeking employment, but for those who are wanting to explore other career options and learn about VC’s education and training for jobs that pay well and are in high demand in our area,” said Workforce Solutions Golden Crescent Executive Director Henry Guajardo.

Following are the businesses scheduled to have representatives at the event:

  • DeTar Healthcare System
  • Twin Pines – Twin Pines North
  • Citizens Medical Center
  • Devereux
  • Regency Integrated Health Services
  • Post Acute Medical Rehabilitation Hospital of Victoria
  • Ganado Nursing Home
  • Whispering Oaks Manor
  • Christus Spohn Health System
  • Biomat
  • Frost Bank
  • Lowe`s Home Improvement
  • Victoria Television Group
  • FedEx Express
  • Orion Marine Group
  • City of Victoria
  • Society for Human Resources Management
  • Stream-Flo
  • Ecolab Pest Control
  • Prosperity Bank
  • Waitr App
  • U.S. Marine Corps
  • Department of Family and Protective Services
  • Victoria Fire Department
  • Victoria County Sheriff’s Office
  • Dow Chemical
  • Kaspar Wire Works
  • Caterpillar
  • Formosa Plastics
  • Tejas Productions
  • Conoco Phillips
  • Safety Railway Service
  • Waste Management
  • Testengeer/Taurus
  • Victoria College

VC’s Student Center is located at 2200 E. Red River Street in Victoria. The Student Center can be accessed by taking Entrance 1 off Ben Jordan Street or the main entrance off Red River Street.

For more information on the Career Fair, contact Marcengo-Stehling at (361) 572-6414 or Caroline.Marcengo@VictoriaCollege.edu.