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The Houston Area Urban League will host the 13th annual "Career Connection" job fair today at the George R. Brown Convention Center. The free event runs from 10am until 5pm. Remember to bring your resume and dress appropriately.
Available positions will include jobs in management, transportation, health care and many more fields.
For more information, call 713-393-8725 or log onto Houston Area Urban League.
Another job fair is being held tonight in Tomball.
Tomball ISD is hosting the event. The district is looking for teachers, paraprofessionals, bus drivers, child nutritionists, custodial applicants and maintenance staff.
Bring your resumes to Tomball Junior High School at 30403 Quinn Road from 5pm to 8pm today.