Job fair set for May 1 at the LC Event Center

Published 4:18 pm Saturday, April 20, 2024

The American Job Center – Region V is hosting a Quarterly Job Fair 9:30 a.m.- noon Wednesday, May 1, in the Lake Charles Event Center’s Exhibition Hall, 900 Lakeshore Drive.

More than 40 employers are expected to attend.

Veterans, who will be given priority services, are asked to arrive at 9 a.m. for exclusive access to employers until 9:30 a.m.

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The job fair is a great opportunity for employers to meet face-to-face with job seekers and conduct on-site interviews.

Job seekers are strongly encouraged to wear business attire and to bring a picture ID and several copies of their current resume. Also, arrive early to make sure you get the opportunity to meet with employers. Pre-registration is not required.

The American Job Center also needs employers to take part in the job fair. There is no cost for employers to participate but pre-registration is required. To register, visit

The American Job Center serves Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Jefferson Davis and Vernon parishes. The job fair is sponsored by the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury, in conjunction with the Workforce Development Board and the Louisiana Workforce Commission. It is funded by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act.

For more information about the job fair, contact the American Job Center at 337-721-4010 or email