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LPSO Hosts Job Fair

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

In 2002, Sonia Guilbeau came to the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office Job Fair looking for employment. She found an opportunity and a career. Hired in 2002, Guilbeau is now a supervisor in the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center with the rank of sergeant.

On Saturday, November 15, the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office will host its third job fair beginning at 8:00am. Both full time and part time positions are available in a variety of fields with varied educational and work experience needed.

The hiring process for the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office is thorough and this job fair will make available many of the prerequisites to hire possible. Attendees will be given a tour of the facility, interview with department supervisors, complete a background check and fingerprints, and take the TABE.

The Job Fair will be held at the main office downtown located at 316 West Main Street. The event runs from 8:00am-4:30pm. For more information, visit the Web site www.lafayettesheriff.com or call Human Resources at 236-5667.

Leah Dishong
Project Development Manager
Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office
337-231-6365 ext 239