Parkersburg News and Sentinel Fall Job Fair scheduled for Friday

PARKERSBURG — The Fall Job Fair organized and sponsored by The Parkersburg News and Sentinel will be held 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday at the Grand Pointe Conference Center in Vienna.

More than 30 companies in the region will participate and accept applications while two, ThermoFisher Scientific and Quanex Building Products, will conduct interviews at the Job Fair.

“We wanted to help employers find candidates, especially for those hard to fill positions, and help job seekers find jobs,” said organizer Mary Jo Miller. “People should bring an updated resume. Quanex Building Products and Thermo Fisher Scientific will be conducting interviews during the Job Fair. Applicants will have the chance to talk to a wide range of employers, submit resumes and network with others in attendance.”

Participating companies are:

* Alliance Industries

* Arbors of Marietta

* B&L Agency

* Banker’s Life

* Camden Clark Medical Center

* Carehaven of Pleasants

* The Galley

* Greylock Energy


* Hi-Vac Corp.

* Hino Motors Manufacturing USA

* IC Staffing Solutions

* Little Hocking Service

* Manpower

* Mole Master Service Corp.

* Onboard Services-DuPont, Chemours

* Pactiv

* ParMar Stores

* Pilot Flying J

* Quanex Building Products


* ResCare Residential Services

* Select Specialty Hospital

* ThermoFisher Scientific

* United Talent

* Westbrook Health Services

First-time participants are ThermoFisher, Dupont/Chemours, International Converter, Hino Motors, Manpower, IC Staffing, Greylock Energy and Banker’s Life.

Additional spaces remain. For more information, call Miller at 304 485-1891 ext. 350 or email