Job fair to bring 400 jobs
Shreveport LA (KMSS) - — Hundreds of job seekers are expected to converge on Independence Stadium Wednesday (September 25) to apply for about 400 jobs Teleperformance wants to fill this year as part of a major expansion.
Applicants will be directed to the club level of the stadium for the job fair, which will run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The primary openings are for agents and managers with customer service or sales skills.
Those interested should apply online either before or after the job fair at www.teleperformance.com. The company’s recruiting hotline is 1-800-731-4357.
The City of Shreveport is sponsoring the event along with the North Louisiana Economic Partnership (NLEP) and the Louisiana Workforce Commission (LWC).
Teleperformance provides customer care, technical support, customer acquisition and debt collection programs for companies around the world. The company, which already has a local workforce of nearly 1,300, recently announced plans to create 740 new jobs at its Shreveport customer contact center over the next two years. The goal is to fill the remaining 340 jobs in 2014.