The Roanoke Valley Southern Christian Leadership Conference will host and invites the public to attend the “Opportunity and Achievement Through Innovation” forums.
There will be forums on Friday and Saturday at Oak Grove Baptist Church-PromiseLand Ministries located at 10614 Hwy 158 in Littleton.
The forums will highlight the Education and Job Training Opportunities in the energy, utilities and manufacturing industries for individuals in rural communities. The U. S. Department of Labor estimates that there are currently over 1 million jobs open in the utilities industry with companies.
The forum on Friday will focus on requirements for individuals seeking employment and attending an electrical lineman school.
Following the forum, interviews will be held.
Those attending are asked to bring a resume and scholarships will be awarded to attend a Lineman Training Program.
Companies are hiring, but are specifically looking for employees who can successfully pass pre-employment exams, physicals, master the energy and manufacturing industry’s fundamentals through Innovation and Technology.
Call 252-536-1947 for more information.
An RSVP is preferred as space is limited.
Refreshments will be served.