For Immediate Release - March 13, 2012

Workforce Central Career Centers offer free job fair with Worcester Sharks

Job seekers from across Massachusetts are invited to second annual event

Boston– March 13, 2012 – The Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development today announced that the Workforce Central Career Centers of Worcester, Milford, and Southbridge will host their second annual job fair with the Worcester Sharks of the American Hockey League on Friday, March 16, 2012 from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. at the Worcester DCU Center.

Admission to the job fair is free and job seekers from across the Commonwealth are welcome. The fair will feature employers from across the Commonwealth with over 2,000 job opportunities in healthcare, bioresearch, education, software engineering, manufacturing, construction, retail, and more.

Attendees will be offered a buy-one-get-one-free ticket deal for the Worcester Sharks v. Providence Bruins game at 7:30 p.m., also at the DCU Center. The Sharks designated March 16 “Local Heroes Night” to honor veterans and public safety officials, and a group of U.S. Army recruits will be sworn into service at center ice during the game.

The Workforce Central Career Centers are among 34 one-stop career centers throughout the Commonwealth committed to providing job seekers with the quality resources, assistance, and support to get back to work. Please visit
www.mass.gov/careercentersto find a Career Center near you.

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