West Kaua‘i Job Fair set for Feb. 2

HANAPEPE — The county Office of Economic Development will host the West Kaua‘i Job Fair on Feb. 2 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Hanapepe United Church of Christ, 4481 Kona Rd.

The job fair is a collaborative effort between the County of Kaua‘i, Kaua‘i Economic Development Board, Kaua‘i Filipino Chamber of Commerce, the American Job Center – Kaua‘i, U.S. Navy Pacific Missile Range Facility and the state Department of Labor and Industrial Relations Workforce Development Division.

Over 20 businesses representing a variety of industries on Kaua‘i will offer an assortment of employment opportunities at the fair. Job-seekers will be given an opportunity to make a great first impression, learn about potential employers and qualifications, and meet staff who can answer employment questions.

Interested participants must follow COVID-19 safety guidelines including social distancing, wearing a mask, sanitizing hands and minimizing physical contact with others. This is a professionally organized event.

All participants are required to either provide proof of vaccination or proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken no more than 24 hours from the start of the event, along with a valid state ID or driver’s license. For verification purposes, the required test must be from a testing facility. Home tests will not be accepted.

Employers interested in participating, or anyone seeking more information, may visit kedb.com/jobfair or contact Jackie Kaina at 808-245-6692.

Anyone needing an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability should contact Michelle Lopes at 808-241-4192 or email mlopes@kauai.gov as soon as possible. Requests made as early as possible will allow adequate time to fulfill them. Upon request, this notice is available in alternate formats such as large print, Braille or electronic copy.


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