the Ashe County Economic Development and NCWorks will put on a job fair September 28 at the Family Central Gym, 626 Ashe Central School Road in Jefferson.

The Ashe Post and Times reports the job fair will be held from 2 to 6 pm and will host at least 11 employers from the food service, healthcare, manufacturing, and retail sectors.

The job fair is an excellent opportunity for applicants to meet multiple employers in one location.

Applicants will be able to discuss employment options in real-time without having to wait for a callback.

Some of the employers will be conducting on-site interviews.

In the region of Alleghany, Ashe, Watauga, and Wilkes, there are an estimated 3,053 unemployed people.

You can learn more by calling 336-846-5535.