The Wharf Job Fair


The Wharf will hold a Phase 2 Construction Job Fair for DC residents, on Jan. 24 from 10 a.m. to noon in Southwest. In partnership with the DC Housing Authority and collaboration with the DC Department of Employment Services, Ward 6 Councilmember Charles Allen (D), Advisory Neighborhood Commission 6D, the Southwest Neighborhood Assembly and other communitybased organizations, the Job Fair will be held in at the DC EnVision Center/DCHA Southwest Family Enhancement & Career Center, 203 N St. SW. The Wharf prime contractors Balfour Beatty, Donohoe and DPR, are fully committed to working with The Wharf’s community and service partners as well as The District Government to maximize employment opportunities for DC residents. They are eager to participate along with their subcontractors in the upcoming Job Fair. Pre-apprenticeship training is offered by Building Futures, a fair attendee. As Phase 2 progresses, additional Job Fairs will be held both in Southwest DC and in Wards 7 and 8.