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Employers Wanted for Middlesex County Job Fair

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EDISON, NJ - If you are an employer looking to recruit full- or part-time permanent workers, Middlesex County may be able to help you at its latest Job Fair, hosted by the County’s Office of Workforce Development.

Between 500 and 1,000 job seekers are expected to attend the event, scheduled for 10 a.m. to1 p.m. Thursday, May 12 at Middlesex County College’s Physical Education Center, 2600 Woodbridge Ave. in Edison.

100 employers can be accommodated. Businesses must register by April 26 and will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. To request a registration form, please call 732-745-3970 or email Melinda.Walton@dol.nj.gov      

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“I urge all employers who are looking for full- or part-time workers to register for the job fair,” said Middlesex County Freeholder Director Ronald G. Rios. “Middlesex County is looking to give the best opportunities to its businesses as well as its highly skilled workforce.”

“I applaud the Office of Workforce Development for working with both employers and job seekers alike to match the right people with the right jobs,” said Freeholder Kenneth Armwood, Chair of the Business Development and Education Committee. “I hope many people will attend this event, and recognize it as an important stop on their continuing road to success.”

The NJ Department of Labor will oversee an area with information on all of its services and programs.

Employers who have contract and/1099 positions, or commission-only jobs are not permitted to participate. All jobs offered should be full time, hourly or salaried. Retailers with part-time positions are allowed to participate, providing that jobs are permanent.

Employers will be admitted to the event at 9 a.m. to set up. Please park in Lot 2 or Lot 4 at the College.

Employers should bring an ample supply of job applications, company marketing materials, signs and/or banners.

Six-foot tables will be available for your use during the event. If you require access to an electrical outlet, please indicate this on your registration form.

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