Various healthcare professionals working

Blue Ridge hosts Health Sciences Job Fair for students and job seekers

Blue Ridge Community College health sciences students participate in a number of different training courses to prepare for their entry into the workforce. At its upcoming Health Sciences Job Fair, the College is partnering with numerous community employers to present a myriad of career options for area job seekers. (Photo Credit: Rich Keen, Blue Ridge Community College Marketing & Communications Dept.)

The Health Sciences Department of Blue Ridge Community College will be holding a job fair for healthcare employers with locations in Henderson, Transylvania, and Buncombe Counties that are offering direct-hire employment opportunities.

The job fair will be held on Monday, April 25, from 12-5 p.m., at the Health Sciences Center Building, located at 805 6th Avenue West, Hendersonville, NC 28739. The job fair is open to all job seekers. Employers have openings for registered nurses, physician assistants, nurse aides, medication aides, surgical technologists and medical assistants, EMT/Paramedics and other healthcare positions.

Numerous Blue Ridge Community College students will be on site during this time along with job seekers from the surrounding area.

Participating employers include: Pardee UNC Healthcare, AdventHealth Hendersonville, HCA Healthcare/Mission Health, Mountain Home Care, Lake Pointe Landing, Always Best Care Senior Services, Choice Health Universal Healthcare Fletcher, Four Seasons Home Care, Henderson County Local Government, Henderson County EMS, Buncombe County EMS, Transylvania County EMS, Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC), Landings of Mills River, Families First of North Carolina, Carolina Village, Wingate University, Life Care Center of Hendersonville, and WORX Healthcare Staffing.

Interested job seekers should contact Jason Chappell, NC Works Career Center Manager, by email at or by phone at 828-694-1753.