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          May 18, 2017

          Alex Duffy Fairgrounds
    Watertown, New York

     
     
     
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    Introducing Career jam, a hands-on, career exploration event for all area 8th and 9th grade students!  Career Jam will be held on the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Watertown, NY.  Representatives from several major business sectors, including Agriculture, Business, Construction, Healthcare, Hospitality & Tourism, Human Services, and Manufacturing, along with a number of North Country training institutions, will demonstrate and offer hands-on career-related activities for area students to explore. Read More Here
     
     
     
    Photos from the 2016 Career Jam

     
     Find out what area businesses and agencies heard about the first Career Jam on a Channel 7 News interview wit
    Cheryl Mayforth, Executive Director of the Jefferson Lewis Workforce Investment Board. 
    Just click on the link below:
     
     
     

     Career jam is made possible through the generous donation of service by:
     

    Planning Team/Committee:

    The WorkPlace – Lead Agency

    Central & Northern New York Building & Construction Trades Council

    Jefferson Community College

    Jefferson County Economic Development Corporation

    Jefferson-Lewis BOCES

    The Greater Watertown-North Country Chamber of Commerce

    Workforce Development Institute

     

    Donors:

    The Workforce Development Board

    Jefferson County Industrial Development Agency

    Central & Northern New York Building & Construction Trades Council

    Workforce Development Institute

    IBEW Local Union 910 & Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers Local Union 2

    Hi-Lite Airfield Services, LLC

    Kinney Drugs

    Pepsi

    Watertown Savings Bank

     

    Volunteers:

    Gizelle Meeks, Jefferson County Clerk

    Hi-Lite Airfield Services, LLC

    The Greater Watertown-North Country Chamber of Commerce

    US Army Recruiters

    Woodforest Bank