May 4, 2021 | 10:30am - 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? Join us for this exclusive, student-only, Job Fair at Veterans Memorial Park on May 4th!

employers

Need to add more employees to your team? Reserve a table at the Chamber’s Student Job Fair.
Sponsor Packages / Fees

May 4, 2021 10:30am - 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? Join us for this exclusive, student-only, Job Fair at Veterans Memorial Park on May 4th!

employers

Need to add more employees to your team? Reserve a table at the Chamber’s Student Job Fair.
Sponsor Packages / Fees

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:
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:
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.

Location: Dobson, NC
Website: surry.edu
Job Search Website

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.

Location: Mount Airy, NC
Website: cardinalcorp.com
Job Search Website

Cardinal Glass Industries is a management-owned S-Corporation leading the industry in the development of residential glass for windows and doors. We have grown to more than 7,000 employees located at 37 manufacturing locations around the United States.

Phone: (336) 786-9100
Location: Mount Airy, NC
Website: ridge-crest.com
Job Search Website

RidgeCrest is the premier destination for senior living in Mount Airy, NC. Our retirement community promotes an active and engaging lifestyle and offers countless opportunities to fill your day with joy. 

Location: Mount Airy
Website: www.mountairy.org
Job Search Website
Contact:
Job Seekers can reach the Personnel Department at
Susan Jones, HR Director, 336-786-3533 or sjones@mountairy.org
Scarlett Speight, Personnel Support Assistant 336-786-3530 or sspeight@mountairy.org

The City of Mount Airy is a government entity that provides the public safety, efficient and accessible roadways, sidewalks, sanitation, parks, and greenway systems to the residents and businesses of the City.  The City offices are comprised of 8 departments- Administration, Finance, Fire Protection, Parks and Recreation, Personnel, Planning, Police Protection and Public Works.

Location: Mount Airy, NC
Website: cardinalcorp.com
Job Search Website

Cardinal Glass Industries is a management-owned S-Corporation leading the industry in the development of residential glass for windows and doors. We have grown to more than 7,000 employees located at 37 manufacturing locations around the United States.

Phone: (336) 786-9100
Location: Mount Airy, NC
Website: ridge-crest.com
Job Search Website

RidgeCrest is the premier destination for senior living in Mount Airy, NC. Our retirement community promotes an active and engaging lifestyle and offers countless opportunities to fill your day with joy. 

Location: Mount Airy, NC
Website: www.insteel.com
Job Search Website
Contact: Kim Lane, HR/Safety Manager at Insteel Wire Products – Mount Airy Manufacturing Location, klane@insteel.com / (336) 786-4042, ext. 3186
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.

Location: Mount Airy, NC
Website: cardinalcorp.com
Job Search Website

Cardinal Glass Industries is a management-owned S-Corporation leading the industry in the development of residential glass for windows and doors. We have grown to more than 7,000 employees located at 37 manufacturing locations around the United States.

Location: Mount Airy, NC
Website: www.insteel.com
Job Search Website
Contact: Jessica Barber, Talent Attraction Specialist
336.789.5018 x3141
jbarber@leonardusa.com

Since 1963, Leonard has been synonymous with quality products and unique offerings that include: Storage Sheds that are manufactured right here in North Carolina, Trailers that are manufactured in the USA to meet every function and need including utility, cargo, equipment and dump trailers, Truck Covers that will meet your personal or work needs. Leonard is the #1 LEER dealer in the United States, and Truck Accessories that offer fit, function and style to ensure your truck is ready for work and stands out in the crowd.

With 58 locations throughout the southeast to serve your needs, Leonard remains committed to old fashioned, look you in the eye and shake your hand type of service. Our experienced and dedicated Team Members stand ready to exceed your expectations while providing quality products and services to meet your needs.

Location: Dobson, NC
Website: waynefarms.com
Job Search Website

Now Hiring for 1st & 2nd Shifts! New Pay Rates Available Starting at $11.75 and up to $15.25 1st Shift Hours: 8:10 am – 4:55 pm 2nd Shift Hours: 5:05 pm – 1:50 am

Location: Mount Airy, NC
Website: cardinalcorp.com
Job Search Website

Cardinal Glass Industries is a management-owned S-Corporation leading the industry in the development of residential glass for windows and doors. We have grown to more than 7,000 employees located at 37 manufacturing locations around the United States.

Phone: (336) 786-9100
Location: Mount Airy, NC
Website: ridge-crest.com
Job Search Website

RidgeCrest is the premier destination for senior living in Mount Airy, NC. Our retirement community promotes an active and engaging lifestyle and offers countless opportunities to fill your day with joy. 

Location: Dobson, NC
Website: waynefarms.com
Job Search Website

Now Hiring for 1st & 2nd Shifts! New Pay Rates Available Starting at $11.75 and up to $15.25 1st Shift Hours: 8:10 am – 4:55 pm 2nd Shift Hours: 5:05 pm – 1:50 am
Location: Dobson, NC
Website: waynefarms.com
Job Search Website

Now Hiring for 1st & 2nd Shifts! New Pay Rates Available Starting at $11.75 and up to $15.25 1st Shift Hours: 8:10 am – 4:55 pm 2nd Shift Hours: 5:05 pm – 1:50 am

Location: Mount Airy, NC
Website: cardinalcorp.com
Job Search Website

Cardinal Glass Industries is a management-owned S-Corporation leading the industry in the development of residential glass for windows and doors. We have grown to more than 7,000 employees located at 37 manufacturing locations around the United States.

Phone: (336) 786-9100
Location: Mount Airy, NC
Website: ridge-crest.com
Job Search Website

RidgeCrest is the premier destination for senior living in Mount Airy, NC. Our retirement community promotes an active and engaging lifestyle and offers countless opportunities to fill your day with joy. 

FREEDOM DESIGNS & MARKETING

SURRY-YADKIN RESIDENTIAL SERVICES

YADKIN NURSING CARE CENTER

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.