LARGO, Md., Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Employ Prince George’s announced today that it will hold a large job fair on Wednesday, September 29, 2021, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. via the virtual hiring event platform Premier Virtual. Over 10 National Harbor Businesses, including hotels, restaurants, service providers, and Tanger
Outlets, will be looking to fill hundreds of vacancies. This free job fair is open to the public and led by Employ Prince George’s, Prince George’s County’s principal workforce development service provider, to connect businesses with qualified job seekers. Employer registration is free. This event is being supported by Peterson Companies, managing partner of National Harbor.
«During the pandemic, we’ve seen an unprecedented increases in the number of unemployed Prince George’s County residents,» states Employ Prince George’s President and CEO, Walter Simmons. «As of now, there are over 37,000 unemployed Prince George’s County residents. At Employ Prince George’s, it is our mission and duty to our County to get these qualified and skilled workers back to work in viable careers and positions.»
For businesses interested in participating in a future job fair, please contact Employ Prince George’s Business Services Department at BusinessServices@co.pg.md.us.
Employ Prince George’s (EPG) provides workforce development services for job seekers and businesses. EPG’s mission is to improve the local economy by creating a demand-driven workforce system in Prince George’s County with workforce development programs that deliver qualified workers to businesses, improves the productivity of businesses, and provides job seekers with opportunities for careers in high demand/high growth industries.
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