Job Fest scheduled for March 13

A Job Fest for the Mountain Communities, Lamont and Arvin is set for March 13 in Lamont. Job interviews and job search assistance will be offered from 9 a.m. to noon.

“Dress professionally, wear comfortable shoes and bring 20 copies of your polished resumé,” advised coordinator Heidi Carter Escudero.

She said the current unemployment rates in this area are: Lebec (zip code 93243), 4.9%; Frazier Park (93225), 9.4%; and Pine Mountain (93222), 11.5%.

To attend the Job Fest in Lamont, take northbound Interstate 5 to exit 13 east on Bear Mountain Boulevard, then north on CA-184 to Lamont. The David Head Center is at 10300 San Diego Street, Lamont.

Job leads and resumé assistance are available everyday to the public at all Kern County Department of Human Services locations, Carter said. See for more about how they can help you.—PH

This is part of the March 7, 2014 online edition of The Mountain Enterprise.

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