Nearly 30 Employers to Attend Ville Platte Career Fair Oct. 18

VILLE PLATTE – Nearly 30 employers will be at the Ville Platte Civic Center on Wednesday, Oct. 18 for a Career Fair. The event will begin at 10 a.m. and conclude at 1 p.m. The Ville Platte Civic Center is located at 704 N. Soileau Street.

The Career Fair is being hosted by SLCC’s C.B. Coreil Campus in Ville Platte along with the City of Ville Platte, OneAcadiana, the Lafayette Economic Development Authority, and the Louisiana Workforce Commission.

"We are trying to make finding a job as accessible as possible by bringing the job fair to Ville Platte," said Jennifer Vidrine, Mayor of the City of Ville Platte. "Please come by and take advantage of this great employment opportunity."

The public is invited to visit with employers looking to hire. Companies scheduled to be at the Career Fair include:

The Golden Nugget
U.S. Coast Guard
Schneider National
R&H Quality Refractory Services, Inc.
Louisiana State Police
Western & Southern Life
Primerica Financial Services
Triad Electric & Controls
Lofton Staffing & Security
LSUA
New York Life Insurance
Compass Health
Satellite Country, Inc.
Stevens Transport
Leading Healthcare of Louisiana
Evangeline Downs
Forte & Tablada
Lowes
Acadian Ambulance
Blue Cliff College
Mercy Regional Medical Center
Savoy Medical Center
CASA of St. Landry-Evangeline, Inc.
Opelousas Army Recruiting Center
Walmart Store #0312
SLCC
Cecil Perry Improvements, Inc.
A Wireless- Verizon Premium Retailer
SLCC-Workforce Development Area #40

For more information about this Career Fair, contact the C.B. Coreil Campus at (337) 363-2197.  

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