GTCC TO HOST VETERANS JOB FAIR APRIL 22

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

APRIL 20, 2015

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JAMESTOWN, N.C. — Guilford Technical Community College is partnering with the North Carolina Center for Global Logistics to host the college’s first Transportation, Distribution and Logistics Job Fair exclusive to veterans. The event will be held 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, April 22 in Medlin Campus Center on GTCC’s Jamestown Campus. The event is free and open to the public.

“This job fair is an initiative to help our veterans get back to work and in a field that many of them are trained in,” said Dan Grigg, job fair organizer and career counselor at GTCC.

The job fair will showcase 28 companies that are actively hiring veterans in the transportation, distribution and logistics industries including Epes Transport System, Inc., FedEx Ground and Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. Positions include drivers, handling, shipping and receiving, distribution.

Funding for the event is provided through a grant from the Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro.

EVENT DETAILS

Veterans Transportation, Distribution, Logistics Job Fair

When: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, April 22

Where: Medlin Campus Center, Level One, GTCC’s Jamestown Campus, 601 E. Main Street

Admission: Free and open to the public

Information: http://bit.ly/1AV0D3g

Guilford Technical Community College is the third largest of 58 institutions in the North Carolina Community College System. GTCC serves more than 40,000 students annually from five campuses and a Small Business Center. Learn more at www.gtcc.edu.

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— Carla Kucinski/GTCC