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06.17.11

KPAQ To Hold Job Fair For St. Francisville Facility

Job fair will be Friday, June 24 in Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, La. -- KPAQ Industries LLC, supported by Louisiana FastStart®, the Louisiana Workforce Commission and Baton Rouge Community College, will conduct a job fair Friday, June 24 at the Louisiana Building on the BRCC campus, located at 5310 Florida Blvd. in Baton Rouge. Orientation sessions will be offered every half-hour from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The job fair will target applicants interested in both hourly and professional positions at the reopened paper mill in St. Francisville to support the mill's upcoming expansion. Hourly positions range from highly skilled paper machine operators to mechanic positions and bulldozer and truck operators. Professional positions include engineering and management.

Upon completion of the expansion, KPAQ Industries will employ 250 and will be one of the largest private-sector employers in West Feliciana Parish. Visit www.kpaq.com to learn more about KPAQ Industries employment opportunities and the Baton Rouge job fair.