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Youngstown Goodwill Hosts Career Fair Jan. 24

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Youngstown Area Goodwill Industries, in partnership with Buckeye Health Plan, is hosting a career fair Jan. 24.

The free event runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Goodwill’s main office at 2747 Belmont Ave. Job seekers will have an opportunity to speak with area employers recruiting for available jobs, including Buckeye Health Plan, Mercy Health, the Census Bureau and McDonald’s, with more companies expected to join.

“Goodwill is excited to bring employers and candidates together with our career fair,” said Emily McHenry, manager of learning and development for Youngstown Goodwill. “Our goal is to help candidates find employment and develop their careers, especially with our free digital skills training initiative.”

In addition, there will be complimentary resume development, job application support and networking opportunities.

“As part of our commitment to transforming the health of the community one person at a time, Buckeye is glad to work with Goodwill to bring this career fair to Youngstown,” said Buckeye President and CEO Steve Province. “At the career fair, job seekers can practice presenting themselves in a professional way and make contact with several employers while learning about a wide range of opportunities.”

Candidates are encouraged to dress professionally.

For more information, call 330 759 7921 or email workforcedevelopment@goodwillyoungstown.org.

Published by The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio.