Laid off SBB&T employees can get help from job fair

468 employees given layoff notices in November

Victoria Sanchez, KEYT NewsChannel 3 Anchor/Reporter,
POSTED: 12:53 PM PDT Mar 11, 2013    UPDATED: 06:19 PM PST Mar 07, 2013 

Santa Barbara Bank and Trust employees laid off when Union Bank took over, might get some help from an upcoming job fair.

The Santa Barbara County Workforce Investment Board along with Union Bank will host an employer and resource job fair.

In November, 468 employees were told their jobs would be eliminated. However, 80 percent are allowed to stay on until April 30.

The event will take place on Saturday, March 23 in the Campus Point Administrative Building in Goleta.

1 S. Los Carneros Road, Goleta, CA 93117
Campus Pointe Administrative Building
San Miguel Island Conference Room

For more information on how businesses and organizations can participate, call the Workforce Investment Board at 805-681-4446.