The number of people losing their jobs has been inching up lately in the Brazos Valley. Now there's a new opportunity to either get back to work or get a new job.
Penncro Associates started it's job fair Tuesday and will continue Wednesday.
Earlier this month Penncro Associates announced it will be moving into the former West Corporation building in Bryan.
The company is expected to hire 550 employees..entry level to management positions. A company spokesperson says more than 400 people showed up Monday.
Penncro is based in Pennsylvania and is a customer care and accounts receivable solutions company.
The new company will be located at the old West Call Center building on University Drive in Bryan. The new company is slated to open by the end of January 20-11.
The job fair will take place at the Brazos Valley Council of Governments Building at East 29th Street and Carter Creek in Bryan. It starts at 8AM Wednesday and runs till 5pm.