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EKCEP Enables 18 Eastern Kentuckians to Graduate from HCTC Lineman & Fiber Optics Program

After two months of extensive training, 21 Eastern Kentuckians were recognized during a ceremony on Friday, May 19 for completing the Lineman & Fiber Optics Training course offered through the Hazard Community and Technical College (HCTC) in partnership with the Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program, Inc. (EKCEP) and Hiring Our Miners Everyday (H.O.M.E.).

Two graduates,... (more)

KellyConnect Offers Jobs to 169 Eastern Kentuckians Following Two-Day Teleworks USA Hiring Event in Annville, Hazard

Global telework corporation KellyConnect offered an unprecedented number of Eastern Kentuckians new telework jobs in the digital economy following a two-day hiring event hosted by Teleworks USA.

Hiring offers were officially extended to 169 of 208—or about 81 percent—of the applicants who interviewed with KellyConnect’s corporate human resources staff who were on site at the event, held... (more)

Teleworks USA Set to Hold Job Fair for Concentrix on Tuesday, May 23

Teleworks USA is set to host a job fair for its newest hub for customer service provider Concentrix in Leslie County on Tuesday, May 23.

Teleworks USA staff will be on hand beginning at 12 p.m. to assist prospective teleworkers as they learn about open positions with Concentrix, a global leader of business services that will be looking to hire multiple customer service representatives... (more)

Go-Hire/KRCC Job Fair Lands More Than 40 Jobs for Jobseekers

More than 40 people landed jobs with Kentucky River Community Care (KRCC) following a job fair at the Kentucky Career Center in Hazard Hazard on Wednesday, May 3.

Go-Hire, in partnership with the Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program, Inc. (EKCEP), hosted the event for KRCC, during which jobseekers from several different counties turned out to apply for numerous positions... (more)

Carter Nursing and Rehab Job Fair Set for May 16 in Grayson

Out-of-work Carter Countians from the nursing sector will be able to apply for multiple positions with a local nursing and rehabilitation center during a job fair set for later this month.

Carter Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, in conjunction with the Northeast Kentucky Community Action Program and the Kentucky Career Center, will be hosting a job fair on Tuesday, May 16, from 10 a.m... (more)