Lee County, SC (WLTX)- Job seekers will have a chance to meet face to face with prospective employers.

The Santee-Lynches Council of Governments in coordination with SC Works, Tabernacle of Champions, Lee County Council and WLTX-News 19 will host a job fair in Bishopville today.

The job fair is happening at the Old Bishopville High School Gymnasium located at 121 East College Street.

The event will open from 9 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. for veterans only. The general public will be allowed inside starting at 9:30 a.m.

A job fair in Lee County will be held August 9th from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

The job fair will wrap up at 1 p.m.

Many area employers including Coca-Cola, Crown Health Care Laundry Services, Pilgrim's Pride and SC Department of Public Safety are among the more than 30 employers expected to participate.

Job seekers from the surrounding area are encouraged to dress to impress and bring their resume.