April 21, 2016
Venue: McKimmon Conference & Training Center Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
The Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster (RTCC), along with community partners Capital Area Workforce Development Board and Work in the Triangle, will host the first annual Cleantech Connect Career Fair on April 21, from 3pm-5pm at the McKimmon Center in Raleigh. The Job Fair will be co-located at the 2016 State Energy Conference of North Carolina, a two-day, state-wide energy and technology conference with over 700 attendees.
RTCC released a talent survey in the fall of 2015, and 80% of the 120 companies who completed the survey said they planned to hire over the next two years for a combined total of 3,000 new jobs.
Companies confirmed for the career fair include ABB, Dude Solutions, Duke Energy, Itron, MasTec, NC Electric Membership Corporation, Power Analytics, Schneider Electric, Sensus, Timely Text and others, representing jobs in the following skills areas and beyond: software programmers, data analysts and sales engineers.
Openings still remain for employers that wish to participate, but space is limited. The Job Fair is free to all job seekers.