DCFS plans hiring fair on Wednesday

Published 7:00 am Saturday, October 29, 2022

The Department of Children and Family Services is holding a hiring fair 9 a.m.-noon Wednesday, Nov. 2, at the Lake Charles Civic Center for positions in the department’s Child Welfare and Family Support divisions.

Positions available include administrative coordinator, child welfare specialists and social services analysts.

Register and apply for positions on the hiring fair webpage at www.DCFS.la.gov/hiring-fair. A brief description for each role is listed on the Lake Charles hiring fair page. Simply click on the job title, read about the position, and then click to apply. Qualified candidates may receive a conditional offer at the fair.

Registration is required to be considered for a position. Candidates are to bring their photo ID and two references, as well as wear professional attire. They also need to be prepared for an interview and drug screen. For child welfare positions, candidates need to be prepared for a background check and fingerprinting. Any social work or related experience/education is welcomed. Previous candidates are encouraged to re-apply.