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News at Brookhaven College

For Immediate Release: Through Sept. 14

DALLAS –Bigger than ever, the Fall Career Fair at Brookhaven College features more than 80 employers with a special event focusing on careers in energy businesses. The career fair is Sept. 14 in the Student Services Center lobby from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., with employers in energy businesses located at the college’s Ellison Miles Geotechnology Institute from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Each year, the Career Fair provides opportunities for students and community members to speak directly to employers who are seeking to fill both full- and part-time positions. Employers will include banks, hotels and resorts, financial services, retail, health care, insurance, government, and technical companies. Attendees at past fairs have included both national and local businesses large and small such as Hyatt Regency Dallas, Citi Financial, FedEx and Children’s Courtyard. The energy fair will include employers looking for pipeline engineers, management positions, customer support, sales, field mechanics, shop supervisors, performance emissions technicians and more, to work at companies such as JW Operating Company, Drilling Information Incorporated, XTO Energy, Hanover Compression, Crofftex Energy and Gabbys Enterprise. The North Texas Energy Council sponsors both fairs.

The Career Fair is free and open to the public. In addition to two semi-annual career fairs, Brookhaven College’s Career Development Center offers individual counseling, mock interviews, career testing and job search assistance. For more information about the career fair, please contact the Career Development Center at 972-860-4894.

Brookhaven College, one of seven colleges of the Dallas County Community College District, is located in the city of Farmers Branch, just north of the LBJ Freeway (IH-635) at 3939 Valley View Lane between Midway Road and Marsh Lane.



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Brookhaven College is proud to be an Hispanic-Serving Institution with more than 25 percent Hispanic student enrollment since 2006. Educational opportunities are offered by Brookhaven College without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or gender expression..

Brookhaven College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate's degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Brookhaven College.

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