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Job fair gives vets opportunities

Posted at 12:01 PM, Oct 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-26 16:24:55-04

Veterans looking for a job can check out a career fair Nov. 2.

The event goes from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. outside Kino Veterans’ Workforce Center, 2801 E. Ajo Way.

Arizona@Work-Pima County; Pima County’s Community Services, Employment and Training Department, the Arizona Department of Economic Security and Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve are combining resources to stage the event.

More than 50 businesses -- including Afni, Agero, TEP and TUSD -- will be on hand looking to fill positions including aviation technology, aerospace and defense, manufacturing, transportation, logistics, supply chain management, information technology, energy, mining, construction, biotechnology and health sciences and medical.

For information, contact Jorge Luquin at 520-724-2636.