For Immediate Release - February 28, 2011

Workforce Central Career Center to Join with Worcester Sharks for Unique Free Job Fair

Job Seekers from Across the Commonwealth are Welcome

Boston -- February 28, 2011 - The Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development today announced that the Workforce Central Career Center will partner with the Worcester Sharks on Friday, March 4, 2011 to host a job fair. Employers from across the Commonwealth will gather at Worcester's DCU Center from 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. to meet with hundreds of job seekers looking for their next career opportunity. Admission to the job fair is free and job seekers from across the Commonwealth are welcome.

The job fair will feature employers from across the Commonwealth, from industry sectors such as health care, construction, medical, high-tech manufacturing and many more. Booths are still available for interested employers - please contact John McCarthy at 508-373-7604 for more information.

As an added bonus, all job fair attendees will be offered a buy-one get-one-free ticket deal for the Sharks game that night versus the Manchester Monarchs. The game will begin at 7:30 p.m. at the DCU Center.

Worcester's Workforce Central Career Center is one of 37 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/careercenters to find a Career Center near you.