Lone Star College-North Harris hosts Technical Careers and Skill Trades Career Fair

Published on: March 28, 2014

Lone Star College-North Harris will host its Technical Careers and Skilled Trades Career Fair April 3, from 3 to 7 p.m. in the Student Services Building Conference Center. This event is free of charge, open to the public and hosted by Lone Star College Office of Workforce Education and Corporate Partnerships.

All veteran candidates will be offered early admission to the career fair to engage and network with employers and veteran organizations from 3 to 3:30 p.m.

“Lone Star College is committed to success by training tomorrow’s workforce and then assisting them to find meaningful employment,” said Linda Head, associate vice chancellor of workforce education and corporate partnerships. “This is also a great way for job seekers to hone their job interview skills in a friendly environment.”

Students and community job seekers will have the opportunity to connect with potential companies. Each career fair will have various employers on hand to discuss employment opportunities within their organizations, benefits, job requirements, skills being sought, prerequisites and more.

A resume is required for admission and job seekers are urged to bring multiple copies that can be left with employers. They are also encouraged to dress professionally as on-site interviews may take place.

Workforce technical services careers include Energy/Oil & Gas Technologies, Engineering Technologies, AutoCad Draftsman/Solid Model Design, Manufacturing/CNC, Machining, Land Surveying, Automotive Technologies, Geographic Information Systems, HVAC&R and Professional Truck Driving.

For more information about this event, contact LSCS Career Services at 281.290.2997 or visit LoneStar.edu/job-fairs.

Lone Star College-North Harris is located at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, one-half mile south of FM 1960 East, between Aldine-Westfield and Hardy Roads. For more information about the college, call 281.618.5400 or visit LoneStar.edu/NorthHarris.

Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion.  Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and one of the fastest-growing community college systems in the nation.  Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, seven centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.

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