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Big turnout for Community Job Fair in Barrie

Local employers looking to hire
2017-03-08 Job Fair SS
Lineup outside the Liberty North Banquet Hall on Caplan Ave. for Community Job Fair. Sue Sgambati/BarrieToday

The line-up of job seekers snaked around the Liberty North Banquet Hall on Caplan Ave.

Inside, more than 40 employers were set up to meet potential employees and accept resumes.

A Community Job Fair hosted by the City of Barrie and Barrie area Employment Ontario Service providers attracted young and old applicants.

The businesses were hiring for positions from manufacturing and retail to hospitality and health services.

The doors opened at 3 p.m. and the job fair went to 7 p.m.

Sue Sgambati

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Sue has had a 30-year career in journalism working for print, radio and TV. She is a proud member of the Barrie community.
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