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    Thousands of job available; job fairs to be held in DFW

    Many job fairs are already scheduled weekly through the end of the year as companies look to fill positions during the labor shortage. DALLAS — In Texas, there are more than 900,000 job openings, according to the Texas Workforce Commission. Companies are looking to hire qualified people immediately. On June 30, Workforce Solutions For Tarrant County is holding a virtual job fair.  “We have over 136 employers. They’re looking to fill over 4,000 job openings now,” said Lacey Douglas, director of Communications and Events with Workforce Solutions For Tarrant County. While there is a labor shortage, Douglas said there are still a lot of people seeking jobs.  “What we’re also…

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    New Hampshire offering incentives and hosting virtual job fairs to match employers with job seekers

    New Hampshire officials said it’s taking steps to find jobs for those receiving unemployment benefits and to help businesses boost their staff.Next month on June 19, the weekly $300 unemployment boost from the federal government will expire. New Hampshire’s unemployment rate sits at 2.8{c25493dcd731343503a084f08c3848bd69f9f2f05db01633325a3fd40d9cc7a1}, a drop from the pandemic high of 16{c25493dcd731343503a084f08c3848bd69f9f2f05db01633325a3fd40d9cc7a1}.”But even with better prospects right, the hiring right now is like nothing I have ever seen,” said Deputy Commissioner of New Hampshire Employment Security Richard Lavers. The Summer Stipend program was announced by Gov. Chris Sununu on Tuesday.”Adding a stipend, an incentive to get folks back to work,” said Sununu. The state is spending $10 million in federal…

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    Great Plains Planning Job Fairs

    Salina based manufacturer has jobs available and will be hosting a couple of job fairs beginning later this week. According top Great Plains Manufacturing they are hosting area job fairs, seeking qualified applicants to support recent company growth in both its Great Plains Ag and Land Pride Divisions. Great Plains is hiring employees in welding, assembly, and fabrication/machine shop. Job fairs will be hosted in both Salina and Abilene. The Abilene job fair will take place at the Abilene National Guard Armory, 1009 NW 8th Street, on Friday, January 29, 2021, from 4 to 7 p.m., and again on Saturday, January 30 from 8 a.m. to noon. The Salina job…

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