SHREVEPORT, La. - Goodwill Industries of North Louisiana hosted a huge job fair on Thursday from 1pm to 3pm inside the Job Center located at 800 W. 70th Street.
Companies such as Teleperformance, US Census Bureau, Sprint, Ollie’s Bargain Outlet, and the Service Companies partnered with Goodwill to search for new employees to fill positions.
Job seekers were able to have on-site interviews with employers and Goodwill representatives to increase their chances of becoming employed.
By the end of the job fair, Goodwill had 200 people to enter the doors, and close to 50 people were hired on-site today.
New employees, who were hired today, will be able to start their new jobs as soon as next week after their background check comes back as clear.