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Rep. Gene Green Partners with Labor Unions and Local Elected Officials to Host First Joint Labor Job Fair

Two Day Joint Labor Job Fair in Jacinto City Town Center Free of Cost and Open to the Public

Representative Gene Green invites Texans to the first of many Joint Labor Job Fairs in the Houston area in partnership with State Senator Sylvia Garcia, Jacinto City Mayor Ana Diaz, City of Houston District I Councilman Robert Gallegos, Pct. 2 Constable Chris Diaz, Harris County AFL-CIO, and Gulf Coast Building Trades.

“I’m pleased to be a partner in such a great initiative to bring union membership opportunities and jobs to Houstonians. It’s critical that we remain committed to creating opportunities for jobs locally.”

Participating companies and unions will provide information about union membership and trades, and job placement opportunities for residents in the Gulf Coast region. Attendees will also be able to visit informational booths for information about apprenticeship programs.

Additionally, the fair will host employers from a variety of industries that are looking to hire full and part-time employees immediately. This event is open to the public, and high school students are also encouraged to attend to learn more about scholarship opportunities and apprenticeship programs.

Rep. Green, elected officials, and Labor Union representatives will also hold a joint press event during the Job Fair on Friday, March 7th at 5:00 p.m.

WHAT:          Joint Labor Job fair & Press Event

WHEN:          Friday, March 7, 2014, 3:00 – 7:00 p.m.

AND

Saturday, March 8, 2014, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

 

PRESS EVENT:

Friday, March 7, 2014

5:00 p.m.

 

WHERE:       Jacinto City Town Center

1025 Oates Road, Jacinto City, Texas, 77029

DETAILS:     Rep. Green hosts first Joint Labor Job Fair in partnership with local officials and Harris County AFL-CIO, and Gulf Coast Building Trades.  This event is open to the public, and high school students are encouraged to attend to learn more about scholarship opportunities and apprenticeships.

 

Media Contact:

Sharlett Mena

Sharlett.Mena@mail.house.gov

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