It's that time again and area job seekers will soon have another chance to explore new job opportunities.  May 18, the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury, in conjunction with the Workforce Development Board and the Louisiana Workforce Commission are hosting another West Calcasieu Job Fair.  The event will take place from 9 a.m. to Noon at the West Calcasieu Events Center located at, 401 Arena Road in Sulphur.

Job seekers are encouraged to register, but it is not a requirement.  I you would like to speed-up the process, pre-registration is going on now until noon on May 17 at the Calcasieu Business & Career Solutions Center, 2424 3rd Street in Lake Charles. Employers wanting to participate in the upcoming West Calcasieu Job Fair, can register their business now till Monday, May 9th.

Remember you only have chance to make a good first impression.  Job seekers are to dress in their best business attire, bring several copies of their resume and a photo ID. Veterans will get priority services.  For more information contact the Calcasieu Business & Career Solutions Center at (337) 721-4010.

Please note, the Business and Career Solutions Centers in Allen, Beauregard and Calcasieu Parishes will be closed, Thursday, May 5 for staff training.  Staff  members will train to assess residents accurately through Re-employment Services and Eligibility Assessments (RESEA) and how to guide residents through Unemployment Insurance (UI) services. The centers will re-open Friday May 6.