Employers try to fill jobs at second day of county-sponsored fair

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    A job seeker checks the County of Kaua‘i’s list of active job listings Friday during the Ho‘ohana Job Fair in the Lihu‘e Civic Center breezeway.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    From left, Valerie Cooper, Mitchell Linardos and Juan Uribe spend their second day soliciting prospective employees for Kaua‘i Coffee Friday during the Ho‘ohana Kaua‘i Job Fair in the Lihu‘e Civic Center breezeway.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    McDonald’s Restaurants had island-wide representation for employment opportunities as, from left, Florence Gomez, manager of McDonald’s ‘Ele‘ele; Debbie Palpal-Latoc, manager of McDonald’s Waipouli; and Jeff Gambeng, manager of McDonald’s Lihu‘e, are ready for job seekers Friday during the Ho‘ohana Kaua‘i Job Fair in the Lihu‘e Civic Center breezeway.

LIHU‘E — A job seeker said she really needed the money Friday while browsing through the more than a dozen tables, set socially distanced for separation and offering employment opportunities during the Ho‘ohana Kaua‘i Job Fair set up in the Lihu‘e Civic Center breezeway.

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