Hundreds of people turned out at the Idaho Department of Labors Boise office Tuesday hoping to snare jobs offered by Southwest Idaho call centers.
Were a little over an hour into it, and 320 people have been through so far, Department of Labor Boise Office Manager Derek Harris said about 4:20 p.m. The fair was scheduled to last until 7 p.m.
Theres a steady flow of people; a line for every employer, he said. The employers seem very pleased with the turnout.
CenturyLink, Citi, DIRECTV, Maximus, Teleperformance, T-Mobile, WDS and Well Fargo interviewed applicants, Harris said.
The number of jobs to be filled falls somewhere between 700 and 1,000, he said.
The jobs pay between $9 and $13.46 an hour plus bonuses.
Kristin Rodine: 377-6447