PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman is coming to Pittsburgh next Friday to talk about Pennsylvanians re-entering the job market.
The first annual Pa. CareerLink Reentry Jobs Event will be held on Oct. 11 at the Energy Innovation Center on Bedford Avenue from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.READ MORE: Majority Of Penguins Players, Coaches Receive COVID-19 Vaccines At PPG Paints Arena Clinic
Before the job fair, there will be a breakfast where Lt. Gov. Fetterman will talk to employers about hiring people looking to re-enter the workforce.
“The job seekers who attend this job fair are truly starting over with their lives and their careers,” said Lt. Gov. John Fetterman in a press release.READ MORE: Rep. Conor Lamb, Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick Tour Southern U.S. Border As Part Of Congressional Delegation
“We’re hoping they come to this event to see what’s out there for them. I commend all of the employers who are committed to giving Pennsylvanians a second chance.”
There will also be autographed Steeler footballs raffled off to jobseekers.
“A broad spectrum of industries” is expected, including manufacturing, transportation and medical.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Foggy Start, Warmer Afternoon Temperatures
Most recently, Lt. Gov. Fetterman was encouraging residents to apply for pardons for non-violent marijuana convictions.