Westmoreland County Career Expo Slated Feb. 26

by Public Relations | Jan 29, 2020

LATROBE, PA – The annual Westmoreland Assists Native Talent (WANT) Job and Career Expo will be held from 1-4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, at the Ramada Greensburg Hotel and Conference Center.

Job seekers will be able to learn about job opportunities and submit resumés to businesses. Recruitment for full-time, part-time, summer and internship positions will be occurring. Two workshops will be offered, starting at 12:30 p.m.

The WANT Job and Career Expo is free for all job seekers. Advance registration for job seekers is not required, but it does enter attendees into a drawing for various gift cards worth up to $100. Job seekers can register online at www.wantexpo.org or call 724-838-8040. Resumés and professional attire are strongly suggested for those attending the job fair.

In operation for more than 25 years, the WANT consortium is a unique, collaborative effort between the Westmoreland County Chamber of Commerce, local colleges and universities, CareerLink offices and economic development entities in Westmoreland County. WANT’s primary focus has been to provide this job fair annually, held at a central location in Greensburg, to bring together local employers and job seekers. Historically, the WANT Expo has been attended by college students, college alumni and the community. Attendance typically ranges from 300-600 job seekers.

For more information about this event, contact Kimberly Woodley, associate director of the Saint Vincent Career and Professional Development Center, at 724-805-2083 or kimberly.woodley@stvincent.edu

Colleges and universities participating in the planning and implementation of this event include Saint Vincent College, Penn State-New Kensington, Seton Hill University, the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg and Westmoreland County Community College.

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