Held July 25, 2019 | 2pm-6pm  |  Mount Airy High School

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Seeking Employment?

You are invited to attend the Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce Job Fair at Mount Airy High School (Commons Area – 1011 N. South St.) on Thursday, July 25, 2019. This public event will be from 2:00pm-6:00pm. Dress professionally, bring copies of your current resume, and come prepared to share your skills and work experience.

We encourage you to reach out the companies below who may still be hiring or visit NC Works Career Center of Surry County at 541 W. Pine St. in Mount Airy. Search online at www.NCWorks.gov.

List of Employers that Attended:

Allegacy Federal Credit Union
Altec Industries
​American Retirement Counselors
Bayada Home Health Care
Bottomley Enterprises
Bottomley Evergreens and Farms
Cardinal CT
Central Continuing Care
Cooke Rentals
Fox River
Galax Health & Rehab
GrimeGuru
Hardy Brothers
Home Instead Senior Care
Johnson Granite Inc.
Leonard Buildings & Truck Accessories
Mount Airy City Schools
Mountain Valley Hospice
NC Works of Surry County
Northern Hospital of Surry County

Ottenweller Company
Pike Corporation
RotoMetrics
Shenandoah Furniture
SouthData, Inc.
State Employees’ Credit Union
State Farm Agent John Philips
Surry Communications
Surry County Economic Development Partnership
Surry County Schools
The Hiring Line
The Mount Airy News
The Resource
Unifi, Inc.
United Plastics Corporation
Vitro Automotive Glass
Wayne Farms
WLA Trucking
WorkForce Unlimited
Xtreme! Marketing
Yadkin Valley Cabinet Company

Employers, looking for new hires?

Need to add more employees to your team? Reserve a table at this event! Space is limited, so contact us to discuss the 2020 Job Fair. The Fees and other details are subject to change.

The Chamber promotes this event throughout the region; from Galax to Winston-Salem. In 2019, over 40 employers and 100 job seekers were in attendance.

Fees:

Gold Level $500 (Chamber Members Only)
– 8′ table, premier vendor location, sponsor of event (logo on event marketing), access to electrical outlets, access to all resumes received, 3 lunch tickets

Silver Level $300 (Chamber Members Only)
– 8′ table, premier vendor location, access to all resumes received, 2 lunch tickets

Bronze Level $125 (Chamber Member Rate)
($175 Non-member Rate)
– 6′ table, 2 lunch tickets

Details:

  • Table set-up is from 12pm to 1:30pm
  • Doors will open at 2pm
  • All job seeker resumes will be collected at the door, scanned, and emailed to Gold and Silver Level employers following the Job Fair.
  • Contact Travis Frye, Chamber Program & Events Director, Travis@MtAiryNCChamber.org
  • Online Registration for Employers / Sponsors who are Chamber members will require a login. If you are having trouble logging in, please contact us.

FAQ

NC Works of Surry County will be on-site to assist anyone who would like to create or update their resume and make it presentable and professional. They will be located outside of the Job Fair area in a giant bus. You can’t miss it!

It’s always best to dress professionally; business casual, smart casual, semi-formal. If you have a specific job in mind that you are seeking, you can dress appropriately for that job.
This event is FREE to all job seekers; however, there will be a registration table at the door. You must check-in before entering the Job Fair area. Checking-in simply involves recording your name and email on a registration list and placing a copy of your resume in a designated container. So all you really need to bring is multiple copies of your current resume!

Yes! NC Works of Surry is open Monday – Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm. They are there to assist you with career counseling, resume building, and to help you get ready to speak to employers. The best times to get resume assistance are Monday – Wednesday 8:30am-3:30pm.
Free Workshops
July 16th, 2019, 1:00pm-3:30pm, Create an Impressive Resume
July 23rd, 2019, 1:00pm-3:30pm, Dynamic Interview Techniques

Nope. We will be providing a table (based on the Gold, Silver, or Bronze Level that you choose) and chairs. You will need to bring a tablecloth and table decorations/items, and of course your company information and marketing materials.

*You may also want to bring an extension cord if you purchased the Gold or Silver Level with access to electrical outlets. We will have some available.