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High school seniors get opportunity to explore careers

Elevate Lane County hosted it's first job fair for graduating seniors, with more than 40 local businesses participating

Posted: Apr. 12, 2018 5:32 PM

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. -- High school students in the Eugene and Springfield area had the opportunity to think about their future careers on Thursday.


Elevate Lane County held it's first job fair for graduating seniors at the Bob Keefer Center in Springfield.

More than 40 local businesses and companies registered to participate. A variety of job sectors were represented, including construction and food and beverage.

Each of the participating businesses had entry-level positions open for students.

They accepted resume and applications, and hosted interviews. Employers also gave students tips on how to interview well, and offered help with resumes.

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