Abilene to hold job fair for youth on Thursday


ABILENE, Texas - Those of you who are looking for summer and part-time jobs may be in luck on Thursday.

The annual "Hot Dog--I Got a Job!" job fair is going on at the Abilene Civic Center from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

A variety of companies will be there to recruit job seekers between the ages of 16 and 21.

Registration is free, and a business resource consultant said the fair is convenient for both employers and potential employees.

"Kids are always looking for summer jobs, so we try to facilitate a means to where employers could meet at one location , job seekers can meet at one location and not have to drive all over Abilene looking for work," said Steve Collins, business resource consultant.

Everyone is advised to bring a list of references, work skills and history, and social security number. Also remember to dress to impress.

You can register by visiting or emailing You can also call Collins at (325) 795-4304 for more information.