The Lee County IDA and the Virginia Employment Commission will be hosting a job fair on Tuesday, August 11 at 10 a.m. at the Pennington Gap Community Center. Confirmed employers will consist of a number of local construction, healthcare, retail, and financial establishments. These include Mountain States Health Alliance, Estes Brothers Construction, Glass Machinery, Lee Health and Rehab, Subway, Taco Bell, Lee Bank and Trust, and Powell Valley National Bank. The job fair will be an open format with each employer at their own table and one or two representatives present to answer questions and take resumes and applications. Interested job seekers are encouraged to dress professionally, bring several copies of their resume, and speak with as many employers as they wish.
According to a press release, IDA Director Michael James and Workforce Services Representative for VEC Stephen Mullins stated that they are excited to bring this employment fair to Pennington Gap. They say the IDA and the Virginia Employment Commission have a great working relationship and they hope to have a full house on August 11th. For a full list of employers, got to wswv.net.
Estes Brothers Construction
Southwest Heating & Air/Southwest Propane
Harlan ARH Hospital
Lee Health & Rehab
Mountain States Health Alliance
Stone Mountain Health Services
Lee Bank & Trust
Powell Valley National Bank