A job fair is planned for former Astria Regional Hospital employees this month.
WorkSource Yakima County is partnering with the Valley Mall for the health care job fair on Thursday (Jan. 23) from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The job fair will be held on the second floor of the Valley Mall, 2529 Main St. in Union Gap in the former food court.

A  WorkSource news release says the job fair is designed to connect the former employees of the hospital with health care employers from around the state that are actively hiring.
Job seekers are asked to come ready to network with resume in hand. Employers will be hiring for a variety of positions.

For details, contact Michelle Smith at the South Central Workforce Council, (509) 574-1950 -- or email her at michelle.smith@co.yakima.wa.us.

The local WorkSource office part of a statewide partnership of state, local and nonprofit agencies that provide employment assistance to businesses and job-seekers.

Worksource says they don't have any more room for any more employers so they're asking people to share the information with others.