On Friday, April 27th, the Job Fair held at Living Word Lutheran Church offered support for local job seekers. Recruiting companies represented included Deborah Tallman of Career and Recovery Resources, Inc., Link Staffing Advantage Labor and Topp Knotch Personnel, Inc.
The resume workshop presented by Kimberly Hervey, a professor at Blinn College in College Station, TX, gave suggestions for marketing your skills to get that first interview.
The next Job Fair will be held in July and will feature representatives from local oil companies who are seeking new employees.
Christ Centered Jobs Ministry (CCJM) is an outreach ministry of Living Word Lutheran Church in Katy, TX. CCJM invites all people regardless of denomination or religion who are interested in employment, or who can offer employment assistance.
CCJM offers speaker presentations, resume instruction, devotionals, job leads, networking, and job training assistance in a Christian setting. The programs are free and pre-registration is encouraged. The ministry is supported with a grant from the Fort Bend Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. Current job postings from recruiting companies and operating companies are on display in the church lobby.
The Employment Specialists are available to meet with you to review your resume on the second and fourth Friday of each month from 9 am till noon. For more information on the next Job Fair or to schedule an appointment contact:
Selina Ponniah 281-352-4712 [email protected]
Jean Marie Huntington 281-693-9764 [email protected]