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Community job fair to be held on October 21

In addition to local employers, a career coach will be on-site and multiple workshops will be available to participants.

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The City of Columbia, Councilwoman Tameika Isaac Devine, and the SC Department of Employment and Workforce will hold a community job fair at Drew Wellness Center on Oct. 21.

Local employers participating in the job fair include:

  • City of Columbia Human Resources
  • City of Columbia Police Department
  • City of Columbia Fire Department
  • City of Columbia
  • SC DEW
  • Richland School District 1
  • Michelin
  • Staffmark
  • Aramark of UofSC
  • Starbucks
  • Honeybaked Ham Co.
  • Bojangles
  • DSS
  • The Comet Bus System
  • Cooperative Ministries
  • First Steps of SC
  • Salvation Army
  • Healthy Learners
  • The Liberty Group
  • Dream Team Consulting
  • Benedict College
  • Family Dollar
  • Tidewater Boats
  • Eau Claire Health Cooperative
  • The Cooperative Ministry
  • First Steps
  • Vital Connections
  • Lowe’s Foods
Credit: City of Columbia

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The job fair will be held at Drew Wellness Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, October 21, 2021. Drew Wellness Center is located at 2101 Solomon Way, Columbia SC, 29201.

A career coach will be on-site, and multiple workshops will be available to participants, according to officials.

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