Asheville Outlets job fair set for Thursday, March 26

Participating retailers looking to fill over 800 full and part-time jobs

(WJHL.com - March 25, 2015) ASHEVILLE, NC - Job seekers looking for full or part-time employment are invited to attend the Asheville Outlets Job Fair on Thursday, March 26th at the WNC Agricultural Center. The event will take place from 8am to 7pm in the Expo Building, with participating retailers looking to fill over 800 full and part-time jobs.

“Asheville Outlets is located in an area that would make it easy for applicants needing a job in the City of Asheville, Buncombe County or any of the surrounding areas,” said Sharon Morgan, General Manager.

Asheville Outlets is located at the intersection of two major interstates – I-40 and I-26 at Brevard Road (Route 191), making it easy to access from Western North Carolina, Eastern Tennessee and Upstate South Carolina.

There are expected to be more than 45 stores taking part in the job fair, including Brooks Brothers Factory Store, Coach Outlet, Forever 21 and more! Some retailers will hold interviews on the spot; candidates should dress appropriately for a job interview and be prepared for discussion with hiring managers. Candidates are also encouraged to bring several résumés.

Asheville Outlets, a new 325,000 square foot, open-air outlet center, is scheduled to open May 1st and will serve the greater Asheville market. Asheville Outlets will feature over 75 name brand outlets and local retailers.