Job fair slated for April 1

LINCROFT — The Monmouth County Spring Job Fair will be held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. April 1 at Brookdale Community College’s Collins Arena, 765 Newman Springs Road.

The fair will provide attendees with access to employers seeking candidates in different fields, from hospitality and health care to finance, education, telecommunications, computer science and more.

β€œIn addition to bringing in top employers from throughout the Monmouth County area, we are providing resources for job seekers to assist them in preparing for their search,” said Freeholder Deputy Director Serena DiMaso, liaison to the Monmouth County Division of Workforce Development, in a press release.

β€œThe County continues to provide resources and to respond to the needs of its business community,” said DiMaso. β€œThis job fair is one way the County helps residents and helps strengthen the business.”

More than 140 local employers and employment resource organizations will be participating in the free event. From CentraState Healthcare System to United Parcel Service, there will be a variety of participating employers at the job fair. To see a list of participating employers, visit www.visitmonmouth.com.

The 2016 Monmouth County Spring Job Fair is a partnership of the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Monmouth County Workforce Development Board, Monmouth County Division of Workforce Development, New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Monmouth-Ocean Development Council and Brookdale Community College.

Monmouth County also offers ongoing job services at its One-Stop Career Center at 145 Wyckoff Road, Eatontown.