Workforce Solutions Deep East Texas Hosts Job Fair for Veterans, their Families and the Public

October 26, 2022 - The Annual Hiring Red, White and You! Statewide Job Fair is set for Thursday, November 3, 2022, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm., at the C.L. Simon Recreation Center, 1112 North Street, in Nacogdoches.

Among the participating employers are: AccentCare, Alpha and Omega Cleaning Services, LLC, ATCO Structures & Logistics, AT Staffing, Brown Family Health Center, Inc, Burke, CAL-TEX LUMBER COMPANY, City of Nacogdoches, Commercial Bank of Texas, Community Improvement Program, Creative Solutions in Healthcare, East Texas Community Health Clinics, East Texas Treatment Facility, Elara Caring, Endura Products, Express Employment Professionals, 1st Choice Personnel, Foretravel, Inc., GVCS, Hospice in the Pines, Job Corps, Lockheed Martin, Lufkin State Supported Living Center, McWilliams and Son Heating and Air, Nacogdoches Independent School District, Nacogdoches Memorial Hospital, Nacogdoches Sheet Metal & Plumbing, NIBCO INC, Pilgrims, Provalus, PSSI, SERVPRO of Lufkin/S. Nacogdoches County, SFASU ROTC, Spherion Staffing and Recruiting, Stephen F. Austin State University, TDCJ, Texas Department of Criminal Justice-Gib Lewis Unit, Texas Department of Public Safety, Texas Department of Transportation, Texas Workforce Commission, Vexus Fiber, Victory Lending, and Willowbrook Nursing Center.

The event is organized by Workforce Solutions Deep East Texas and Nacogdoches Economic Development Corporation in partnership with the Texas Workforce Commission, Texas Veterans Commission, and the Texas Medical Center.

Hiring Red, White & YOU! is free and open to the general public with priority access during the first hour, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., for current and prior military, and their spouses.

“The September unemployment rate for the Deep East Texas region was 4.9%. Even with relatively low unemployment, businesses are contacting us daily with immediate openings for quality jobs,” said Mark Durand, executive director of Workforce Solutions Deep East Texas. “This is an ideal opportunity for those who are ready to get to work or reset their careers. Job seekers will be able to explore a large variety of open positions with nearly 50 different employers.”

Employers will be hiring for these openings and more: Account Manager, Accounting Clerk, Admin Support, Administrative Assistant, Bus Drivers, Caregiver and Experienced Caregiver, Cleaning crew, CMA, CAN, Communications Dispatcher, Correctional Officers, Crew Chief, Direct client care positions, Engineers, Engineers in Training, Enrollment for Medical and Human Services Trades, Field Techs, General Labor, Health and Safety Officer, Heating and AC Tech, Histology Tech, Hospitality, Hourly Production, Housekeeping staff, IT Support Staff, LVN, Machine Operator, Medical Technologist, MH Clinicians, Nurse Care Tech, Pharmacy Tech, Physical Therapist, Police Officer, Police Recruit, PRN Nurses, Production, Production Manager, Production Technician, Radiology Tech, Repair/Weather Strip, Residential Assistants, RN, ROTC Students, Sales, Support staff, Teachers, Team Member, Managers, Troopers, Ultrasound Tech, and Yard Supervisor.

This year, the fair is being held in person at the C.L. Simon Recreation Center. For additional convenience, the Nacogdoches Public Library will be open with computers for job seekers to immediately apply for jobs online.

Advance registration is not required. Job seekers are encouraged to have copies of their resume ready to share with employers at the job fair. For more information, visit

Resume preparation workshops and tips are available online and in-person through the local Workforce Solutions offices. Call or visit today to get started,