Job fair on Thursday

The state has announced the Central Kentucky Job Center will host a job fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday with an emphasis on employing veterans. The fair will be held at the Lexington Office of Employment and Training at 1055 Industry Road.

The fair is free and open the public. Job seekers should bring a resume and dress appropriately for an interview, state officials noted in a news release.

Employers expected to participate include Hilton, Hyatt, Kentucky Employers' Mutual Insurance Authority, Aflac, Federal Bureau of Prisons, WDKY Fox 56, L-3 Communications, Bechtel Parsons, ABS Freight Systems, U.S. Census Bureau, Aerotek, Proactive Cleaning, Ablecare, National College, Sun Lending Co., ADT, GTS Staffing, Tipton Staffing, Express Employment, T.E.M. Electric, DRD Repair Inc., Facilities Management Services Inc., Bluegrass Mental Health and Retardation Board and Summit Biosciences.