November 5, 2019– Local employers are looking for skilled and talented individuals to join their teams. On Tuesday, November 12th, Heart of Texas Goodwill will host a job fair at the Waco Job Connection from 10 am to 1 pm. The event will include employers in various industries such as Retail, Warehouse, Government Affiliated Agencies, and more. Hiring Managers will be on site to speak with qualified applicants and possibly conduct one-on-one interviews.
““We are able to fulfill our mission to facilitate change through job training and opportunities with the hosting of these job fairs. In 2018, Heart of Texas Goodwill hosted 5 major job fairs with 60 participating employers and over 900 individuals attending,” comments Serina Cole; Heart of Texas Goodwill Vice President of Community Engagement. “We anticipate and even greater impact his year as we are already receiving tremendous interest from career seekers and employers.”
Our registered employers at this time include:
- US Census Bureau
- Excelsior College
- Texas Army National Guard
- Johnson Roofing, Inc.
- CSL Plasma
- GOLDSTAR TRANSIT
- The Exchange (AAFES)
- Aramark at Baylor Scott & White
- New Leaf Staffing
- SANDERSON FARMS
- Ace Dental of Texas
- Waco Center for Youth
- City of Killeen Street Operations
- JACK OF ALL TRADES
- City of Waco
- Southern Careers Institute
- Spherion Staffing
- Waco Center for Youth-HHSC
“Goodwill is able to host job fairs like this one, free of charge, because of the generous donations we receive from the community,” explains Tiffany Gallegos; Heart of Texas Goodwill Development Director. “Our employment services, job fairs, and other programs are funded by the sale of those donated items in our retail stores.”
To register for this event, job seekers can stop by the Waco Goodwill Job Connection to speak with a staff member or call 254-753-7337. Walk-ins are also welcome on the day-of the event.
Vice President, Community Engagement
Heart of Texas Goodwill Industries, Inc.