POSTED: Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 1:45pm
UPDATED: Friday, April 26, 2013 - 12:51pm
Gonzales, La — A job fair will be held in Gonzales for Methanex Corp., which is looking to hire workers for a new methanol production facility in Geismar that will open by the end of 2014.
The job fair will be held Thursday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Lamar Dixon Expo Center, 9039 St. Landry Road, Gonzales.
Methanex seeks to build a team of roughly 135 permanent, full-time individuals. These high-skilled and high-paying jobs are for a variety of positions around the plant. Applicants should bring a résumé, be prepared to interview and plan to be at the job fair for at least two hours.
To apply for these positions, job seekers can also visit Louisiana’s employment homepage, www.laworks.net  and then click on the link to HiRE, or Helping Individuals Reach Employment, to register and complete an application.
Methanex is the world's largest supplier of methanol. With corporate headquarters in Vancouver, Canada, Methanex is a publicly traded global enterprise with a presence in North America, Latin America, Europe, the Caribbean, the Middle East and throughout the Asia Pacific region.