Job fair planned at West Kentucky Community and Technical College next week


Web Editor - Mason Stevenson

PADUCAH, Ky. - With companies bringing new jobs to the area, hundreds of positions need to be filled.

The Emerging Technology Center is having a job fair next Tuesday, October 15 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the campus of West Kentucky Community and Technical College.

You're invited to stop by if you're looking for work.

The starting wage for positions at Creative Eye American Apparel is $11.

Workforce Solutions manager of manufacturing Steve Remy says it's a blessing these businesses are bringing jobs to the area.

Remy says you do not need any previous experience to apply for the positions.

"It requires somebody that doesn't mind sitting, doesn't mind sitting and using their hands and being very tedious and also love to do quality with their fingers. It's not just hand-eye, it's also finger hand and eye" Remy said.

Workforce Solutions is offering four weeks of training to everyone selected for these positions.