IBM to conduct career fair for Baton Rouge jobs

Jobs in more than 40 IT specialties are available at IBM’s Client Innovation Center in Baton Rouge, according to the company.

IBM to conduct career fair for Baton Rouge jobs
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LAFAYETTE, LA (WAFB) - IBM is hosting a career fair in Lafayette for IT specialty jobs at its Baton Rouge Client Innovation Center, according to a release from the company. IBM is seeking to fill 75 available positions.

The event is scheduled for Saturday, January 19, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at South Louisiana Community College in the Devalcourt Building, located at 320 Devalcourt St. in Lafayette.

Interviews will take place on site for all interested candidates, and attendees are asked to dress professionally and to bring their résumé. IBM officials will be available to screen and interview applicants.

“Louisiana’s IT industry continues to grow, thanks to the critical role that companies like IBM are playing,” LED FastStart Executive Director Paul Helton said. “IBM is one of the most well-respected companies in the industry, and its presence in Baton Rouge demonstrates confidence in the Louisiana workforce. Working with Louisiana’s higher education community, LED is committed to providing companies like IBM with a world-class workforce. We are confident that Lafayette can support the IBM team with skilled professionals for the leading IT opportunities of the future.”

IBM operates two Client Innovation Centers in Louisiana, one in downtown Baton Rouge and one in Century Village next to CenturyLink’s headquarters in Monroe.

To look over the available jobs, go to IBMLouisiana.com/jobs. Candidates may register for the career fair and also upload résumés at that website.

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