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Date:December 5, 2011
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Job Fair for Skilled Craft Workers Set for Dec. 15

A job fair will be held Thursday, Dec. 15, in Tallulah to recruit skilled craft workers for Bollinger Marine Fabricators (BMF), a new construction division of Bollinger Shipyards, Inc. located in Amelia.

The fair, which is sponsored by the Louisiana Workforce Commission’s Richland Business and Career Solutions Center and the City of Tallulah, will be held from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the Tallulah Community Center, 800 North Beach St., Tallulah.

BMF is expanding its total workforce by approximately 100 skilled craft workers and has an immediate need for ship fitters, pipe fitters, outfitters, structural welders and pipe welders.

Bollinger Shipyards is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive wages and benefits, skills training and opportunities for advancement.

Representatives from Bollinger Shipyards will be on hand to take applications and conduct interviews. Job seekers looking for a long-lasting, rewarding career are encouraged to attend the job fair. Those who are unable to attend on Dec. 15 can also inquire about positions by calling the Richland Business and Career Solutions Center at 318-728-3348, emailing or visiting BMF’s facility at 816 Bollinger Lane in Amelia.

Workforce Commission services are offered at no cost to employers and participating job seekers, to learn more visit the LWC website,

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