Department of Administration
Department of Administration
Department of Administration

Annual State Government Career Fair Scheduled for May 15 at West Virginia Culture Center


CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The West Virginia Division of Personnel and WorkForce WV are joining forces to sponsor the annual State Government Career Fair on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the Culture Center on the State Capitol campus. The event runs from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. and is open to the public.

The State Government Career Fair is aimed at providing job seekers with information on full-time state government employment opportunities and benefits.

Participating state agency officials will be searching to fill all vacant positions including – but not limited to – those in accountancy, finance, health services, corrections/law enforcement, environmental services, customer service, information technology, natural resources and secretarial/administrative.

Approximately 24 state agencies will be present, including the State Tax Department, the Department of Environmental Protection, the Offices of the Insurance Commissioner, the Department of Health and Human Resources, the Department of Commerce (i.e. Division of Natural Resources and WorkForce West Virginia), the Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety (i.e. Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation and State Police), the Department of Transportation (i.e. Division of Highways), the Public Service Commission, and the Department of Administration (i.e. Office of Technology and the Division of Personnel). Representatives will be available to discuss employment opportunities and answer any questions potential employee candidates may have.

Employment counselors will also be available to answer additional questions pertaining to the state employment application process. Interested individuals are encouraged to bring their résumé, proper identification and any other information they wish to share with prospective employers.

Additionally, information will be distributed to college students who may be interested in participating in the Governor’s Internship Program. For more information on the internship program, please visit

For more information on this career fair or for directions, contact the Division of Personnel at 304.558.3950 or visit


Samantha Knapp