Meridian Star

November 10, 2013

MSU-Meridian and MCC team up for annual job fair

Special to The Star
The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN —     Plans are being finalized for the Mississippi State University-Meridian and Meridian Community College's Fifth Annual College and Job Fair on Thursday, Nov. 21, from 3-6 p.m. in Kahlmus Auditorium on the MSU-Meridian campus.

    This joint venture between the two institutions brings together job applicants and employers as well as information for those interested in going back to school.  The fair has been a highly successful endeavor for the past four years.

    "We currently have 27 businesses registered for the college and job fair but we would love to have more, particularly from around the region," said Candy Adams, recruiting coordinator for MSU-Meridian.

    There is no registration fee.  Any business that is interested may contact Candy Adams at 601.484.0112 or Lauren Pratt (MCC Community and Business Development) at 601.481.1324 or email cadams@meridian.msstate.


    Businesses participating in the College and Job Fair include: Southern MS Trading; Rush Health Systems; NEW; Working Solutions; Avon; Raytheon; Anderson Regional Medical Center; One Life America; Maurices; Vital Care; Citizens National Bank; Meyer and Rosenbaum; Satellites Unlimited; Tyson Foods; NAS-Morale, Welfare and Recreation; Air National Guard; Montgomery, Ala., Police Department; Tower International; Meridian WIN Job Center; Atlas Roofing; Certain Teed Ceilings; WTOK; Red Lobster; MTC-East MS Correctional Facility; Comcast Spotlight; Outback Steakhouse and New South Communications.