SPRINGFIELD, OH (May 7, 2019) – OhioMeanJobs Clark County, the Chamber of Greater Springfield and the Springfield-Clark Career Technical Center are partnering to educate eighth grade students about career readiness as part of Ohio’s In-Demand Jobs Week, held this week May 6 through 10.
A team of workforce professionals will be visiting classrooms throughout Clark County this week to prepare them for the annual Clark County Eighth Grade Career Fair, which will be held at 9 a.m. May 16 at the Clark State Community College Creative Arts and Conference Center, 275 S. Limestone St. A separate career fair will be held at 12:15 p.m. May 8 at Tecumseh Middle School.
Ohio’s In-Demand Jobs Week is designed to showcase what communities, education and workforce organizations are doing to attract, retain and prepare our county’s future workforce. Clark County was recently recognized by the state for its strong leadership, partnerships and collaboration.
During the career expo, more than two dozen local companies will showcase in-demand positions available at their business. The employers will demonstrate what skills, abilities and education are needed to obtain those jobs, allowing the student to view local companies that hire for positions that match their strengths.
For more information about local events, call 937-327-1961 or 937-521-1946.
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Clark County | Michael Cooper, Public Information Officer, 937-521-2031