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1st Annual Mountain Community Career and Resource Expo
November 20, 2021 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am
Presented by the NC Department of Commerce NC Works Career Centers of Jackson and Swain Counties and proudly Sponsored by Harrah’s Cherokee Casino and Resort
Location: Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Event Center
Date: Saturday November 20th, 2021
Employer and Resource Setup: 7AM-9AM —- *Breakdown NO Earlier than 2PM*
Breakfast Served 8:30-9:30AM
Event Start time: 9AM-2PM
Event is open to the public.
*SPECIAL EMPHASIS given to Hiring a VETERAN, SPOUSE or FAMILY MEMBER of a Veteran*
HARRAH’s will be giving a free meal to Veterans in honor of Veterans Day.
*DOOR PRIZES to be given away!* — Please Provide 1 Door Prize per Employer & Resource
Hiring done on-site at event.
Full range of Resources, Employment, Educational, Assistance Opportunities available on-site.
Join us Saturday, November 20th from 9 AM – 2 PM at the Beautiful Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center located at 777 Casino Drive, Cherokee, NC 28719
Businesses and community resource organizations in our area are ready to provide you with new and exciting career and resource opportunities available to all job seekers in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina focusing on Jackson, Swain, Haywood, Macon, Graham, Clay and Cherokee Counties.
Tourism, technology, health care, military, manufacturing, professional services, and other employers will be there and hiring on site. Military preference giving! All job seekers are encouraged to attend this one-stop opportunity to meet directly with representatives from companies and community resource providers that will be available and onsite.
There is no cost or registration required to attend the Expo.
To ensure a safe event, face coverings will be required at all times indoors for all participants and attendees and at all times outdoors when not eating or drinking for all participants and attendees, regardless of vaccination status.
All participants and attendees will be required to observe the 3 W’s: WEAR a face covering; WAIT six feet apart from others around you; and WASH or sanitize your hands frequently.
Career Advisors at NC Works are available to help you create a new resume or update an existing one. They can also review a list of the most common interview questions you may expect and how to answer them. One-on-one assistance is available for both services either in person or by phone Monday-Friday. Call (828) 586-4063, or (828) 488-2149 for more information.
For further information about the event or to register your business or resource please contact Gerard Ball at the Jackson County NC Works Career Center at 828-586-4063 or email at email@example.com no later than October 29, 2021.
We look forward to seeing you all there.