April 28, 2022 | 10:00am - 2:30pm

Veterans Memorial Park
1691 W Lebanon St. Mount Airy, NC

Students / Recent Grads

Looking for an internship to help you gain field experience? Seeking a full-time or part-time job? Just want to explore different career fields? Join us for this exclusive, student-only,  Job Fair at Veterans Memorial Park on April 28th!

employers

Need to add more employees to your team? Want to promote your industry to young prospects? Reserve a spot at the Chamber’s Student Job Fair.

Sponsor Packages / Fees
Contact Person: Karen Gainey
Phone: (336) 786-7679
Location: Multiple Locations in Mount Airy, NC
Job Search Website: careers.mcdonalds.com/us

McDonald’s is a worldwide fast food chain with several locations in Surry County, NC. From adding more balanced options to our Happy Meal®, to serving up fresh beef Quarter Pounder® burgers that are cooked when you order, McDonald’s is always finding ways to show our commitment to our customers and our food. Join the team!
NC Army National Guard
Contact Person: SSG Arnder, William
Phone: (336) 469-1438
Location: 185 Patrol Station Road, Mount Airy, NC

Serve locally part time while earning full time benefits. Attend college with up to 100 percent of your tuition and fees covered at any public university, community college, or trade school in NC. Earn up to $900 monthly and a $20,000 enlistment bonus, while furthering your education.

Contact:
Phyllis Nester
HR Director
276-222-3802
pnester@primland.com
Santana Lawson
HR Assistant and Training Manager
276-222-3976
slawson@primland.com

Location: Meadows of Dan, VA
Website: primland.com
Job Search Website

Primland is a 12,000 acre luxury mountain resort situated within the Blue Ridge Mountains, between Mount Airy, NC and Stuart, VA. This is a place of immense beauty offering experiences from fine dining to outdoor adventures. Primland, an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), is now seeking high energy individuals with a passion for gracious Southern hospitality.

Contact Person: Phyllis Nester
Contact Email: phyllis.nester@aubergeresorts.com
Phone: (276) 222-3800
Location: Meadows of Dan, VA
Website: www.primland.com

Mountain Lodge resort w/ pampered accommodations, spectacular views, and fine dining. Amenities include executive board room, top ranked golf, ATV, horseback riding, fishing, hunting, and luxury spa.

Contact:
Phyllis Nester
HR Director
276-222-3802
pnester@primland.com
Santana Lawson
HR Assistant and Training Manager
276-222-3976
slawson@primland.com

Location: Meadows of Dan, VA
Website: primland.com
Job Search Website

Primland is a 12,000 acre luxury mountain resort situated within the Blue Ridge Mountains, between Mount Airy, NC and Stuart, VA. This is a place of immense beauty offering experiences from fine dining to outdoor adventures. Primland, an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), is now seeking high energy individuals with a passion for gracious Southern hospitality.

Contact: R. Steve Burgess, Vice President – Human Resources (336) 786-2141 Ext. 3025 rburgess@insteel.com
Location: Mount Airy, NC
Website: www.insteel.com
Job Search Website

Insteel Industries, with our Home Office in Mount Airy, NC, is the nation’s largest manufacturer of steel wire reinforcing products for concrete construction applications. Our ten world class manufacturing plants across the U.S.A. produce and market prestressed concrete strand and welded wire reinforcement, including engineered structural mesh, concrete pipe reinforcement, and standard welded wire reinforcement. Our products are primarily sold to manufacturers of concrete products that are used in nonresidential construction and infrastructure projects such as tunnels, roads, bridges, stadiums, arenas, and more. We are a growing company with a strong history and positive work culture.
Contact Person: Jeffrey Trenter
Phone: (980) 321-9898
Location: 1018 Rockford St., Mount Airy, NC Website: www.carportcentral.com

Carport Central and Cibirix are sister companies located in Mount Airy, NC. Carport Central is a leader in online sales for Metal Buildings, Garages, Carports, RV Covers. Will customize to suit your needs. Will sell & install anywhere in the United States. Cibirix is a world-wide digital marketing agency.
Contact Person: VIcki Ostrander
Phone: (336) 415-6200
Location: 710 Piedmont Triad West Dr., Mount Airy, NC
Website: www.cktech.biz
Job Search Website: phe.tbe.taleo.net

Market leaders in providing plastic injection molded and chrome electroplated grilles and other components
Contact Person: Laura Livingston
Phone: (336) 374-5050
Location: 6406 Siloam Rd., Siloam, NC 27047
Website: www.hardybros.com

Your premier transportation company known for excellent level of service. We provide solutions for your transportations needs so that you can rest at ease. Together we make a winning partnership.
Contact Person: Kim Lane
Phone: (336) 786-4042, ext. 3186
Email: klane@insteel.com
Location: Mount Airy, NC
Website: www.insteel.com
Job Search Website: www.insteel.com/career-center.aspx

Insteel Industries is the nation’s largest manufacturer of steel wire reinforcing products for concrete construction applications. We manufacture and market prestressed concrete strand and welded wire reinforcement, including engineered structural mesh, concrete pipe reinforcement, and standard welded wire reinforcement. Our products are primarily sold to manufacturers of concrete products that are used in nonresidential construction. We estimate that approximately 85% of our sales are related to nonresidential construction and 15% are related to residential construction.
Contact Person: Jamie Vaughan
Phone: (336) 786-2073
Location: 130 Greyhound Rd., Mount Airy, NC
Website: jshvacunlimited.com

When you’re looking for the best heating and air company in the Mount Airy area, look no further than J’s HVAC Unlimited. We are a full-service HVAC company with years of industry experience on our side. We offer traditional heating and cooling services to go along with extensive indoor air quality and general home comfort services too.
Contact Person: Jennifer Perry
Phone: (336) 719-2729
Location: 589 Hiatt Road, Mount Airy, NC
Website: www.johnsongraniteinc.com

Founded in 2000, Johnson Granite has grown from a small, family-owned business with three employees to a leading supplier of finely crafted countertop surfaces. We are dedicated to excellence in customer service and quality craftsmanship.
To help with your selections, come to our 2000 square foot showroom and see examples of kitchen and bath countertops, tub and fireplace surrounds, shower walls, vanity and dressing room areas, custom designed tables and floor inlays. We carry a wide variety of products including Granite, Marble, Quartzite, Engineered Quartz Products, Wood, Solid Surfaces, Eco Friendly Surfaces, and more.
Contact Person: Rocky Killon Phone: (336) 719-1567 Location: 109 Mountain View Rd., Mount Airy, NC Website: shenandoahfurniture.com

Shenandoah Furniture, Inc. is a manufacturer of upper-medium upholstery.
Contact Person: Angie Nunn
Phone: (336) 386-8121
Location: 630 S Main St., Dobson, NC
Website: surry.edu
Job Search Website: jobs.surry.edu

Surry Community College was founded in 1964 and serves Surry and Yadkin counties through five locations. The college’s campus is located in Dobson, North Carolina with four off-campus learning centers – The Yadkin Center, Yadkinville; the Center for Public Safety, Mount Airy; The Pilot Center, Pilot Mountain; and The Elkin Center, Elkin. Surry offers degrees, diplomas or certificate programs in Advanced Manufacturing; Agricultural Science; Arts and Design; Business and Computer Technologies; College Transfer; Construction Technologies; Emergency Medical; Fire and Rescue; Health Sciences; Law Enforcement; Public Service; and Transportation System Technologies areas along with hundreds of continuing education courses and seminars in a variety of fields. The college, under the direction of President Dr. David R. Shockley, has a mission to promote personal growth and community development to a diverse population through excellence in teaching, learning, and service.
U.S. Army Recruiting Center
Contact Person: Sgt. Joey R. Young
Phone: (336) 529-1405
Location: 1015 Rockford St., Mount Airy, NC
Website: www.goarmy.com
Contact Person: Karen Hardy
Phone: (336) 386-8151
Location: 802 E. Atkins Street, Dobson, NC
Website: www.waynefarms.com
Job Search Website: waynefarms.com/careers

Contact Person: Angie Nunn
Phone: (336) 386-8121
Location: 630 S Main St., Dobson, NC
Website: surry.edu
Job Search Website: jobs.surry.edu

Surry Community College was founded in 1964 and serves Surry and Yadkin counties through five locations. The college’s campus is located in Dobson, North Carolina with four off-campus learning centers – The Yadkin Center, Yadkinville; the Center for Public Safety, Mount Airy; The Pilot Center, Pilot Mountain; and The Elkin Center, Elkin. Surry offers degrees, diplomas or certificate programs in Advanced Manufacturing; Agricultural Science; Arts and Design; Business and Computer Technologies; College Transfer; Construction Technologies; Emergency Medical; Fire and Rescue; Health Sciences; Law Enforcement; Public Service; and Transportation System Technologies areas along with hundreds of continuing education courses and seminars in a variety of fields. The college, under the direction of President Dr. David R. Shockley, has a mission to promote personal growth and community development to a diverse population through excellence in teaching, learning, and service.
Contact Person: Rocky Killon Phone: (336) 719-1567 Location: 109 Mountain View Rd., Mount Airy, NC Website: shenandoahfurniture.com

Shenandoah Furniture, Inc. is a manufacturer of upper-medium upholstery.
Pilot Mountain Vineyards and Winery

Surry County Sheriff’s Dept

FAQ

NCWorks Career Center of Surry County offers free resume building and career counseling services. They are prepared to help you create a resume with your skills and work experience that will impress employers. They will be onsite at the day of the event to assist anyone who needs help with their resume, but you can also visit them beforehand. 
Contact: (336) 786-4169
Location: 541 W. Pine Street, Ste. 300, Mount Airy, NC
Website: www.ncworks.gov

You will need to look your best to impress employers. 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.

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

  • Company logo (Unless you know we already have it on file.)
  • Contact Info (Phone Number, Email Address) you want displayed.
  • Website address you want displayed.
  • 2-3 sentences describing their company.
  • List of Job Openings you want to display (+ Online links to each if available; .pdf files also work, but links are preferred.)
  • Email address (or addresses) you want the contact form / resumes to be sent to.

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

Sponsored by:

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.