Announcing the 2016 Safety Conference Workshops

The 14th Annual Alleghenies Regional Safety Conference will be held on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 from 8:00am to 4:00pm at the Frank J. Pasquerilla Conference Center, Johnstown, PA.
Participants will have the opportunity to visit the vendor booths and take part in the workshops that will be going on throughout the day.  The workshop topics are as follows:
Opening Session: Tom Churbak – HSE Solutions, LLC
“Engaging Employees in Safety/Marketing Your Safety Program”
Keynote Session: Deputy Secretary – Jennifer Smith – PA Department of Drug and Alcohol: Opioid Epidemic and Crime Impacting Our Communities
  1. Identifying and Addressing Warning Signs of Potential Workplace Violence – City of Johnstown Police Department Detective
  2. Lockdown Procedures for Office/Industrial Buildings – Department of Homeland Security
  3. Workplace Health & Wellness/Conemaugh Health Hospital
  4. OSHA updates to include common violations
  5. Addressing Repetitive Injuries – Workplace Health
  6. Driving in Bad Weather
  7. Electrical Safety NFPA70E

Closing Session: “Best Practices in Safety” Panel Discussion

*CEU certificates provided by Pennsylvania Highlands Community College
If you are interested in attending the conference, providing a sponsorship or exhibiting, please contact Debi Balog, JARI Workforce Director at  or by phone at (814) 262.8366.

JARI PTAC Announces Supplier Briefing



JOHNSTOWN, PAThe JARI PTAC, in conjunction with Lockheed Martin AeroParts, Inc., will hold a supplier briefing on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at the Frank J. Pasquerilla Conference Center. Lockheed Martin Small Business/Supplier Diversity will present information on how to market core capabilities, technologies, and inventions to Lockheed Martin’s engineers, as well as procurement and program managers.


Registration for the event is free and the deadline is Friday, May 27, 2016.  The briefing will begin at 9 a.m. with sign-in staring at 8:30 a.m.


The JARI PTAC is one of a nationwide network of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers that work with companies interested in selling to federal, state, and local government agencies or to their supply chains. Our specialists provide a wide range of no– or low-cost services to help you succeed in this trillion dollar marketplace. If you would like to register for the briefing or would like more information, please contact Lenora Leasure, JARI PTAC program manager, at (814) 254-4022 or .


Cambria County Job Fair

May 3, 2016
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Frank J. Pasquerilla
Conference Center
301 Napoleon Street
Johnstown, PA 15901

For more information, contact JARI Director of Workforce Development Debi Balog at (814) 262-8366 or .

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2016 Attending Employers
(Updated Daily)

Church of the Brethren Home
Bedford-Somerset MH/MR
DRS Technologies
St. Francis University – Adult Degree
First Commonwealth Bank
South Hills School of Business & Technology
North American Hoganas
Forever Media
Geneva College Dept. of Professional Leadership
Veteran Community Initiatives
Mount Aloysius College
Cambria Residential Services
Clearfield County Career and Technology Center
The Atrium
Greater Johnstown Career & Technology Center
Triangle Tech
Quality Life Services, Inc.
The Learning Lamp
Department of Human Services
Southern Alleghenies Workforce Development
Allegheny Lutheran Social Ministries
Riggs Industries
US Army and Army Reserves
Advanced Office Systems, Inc.
WCCC Senior Community Service Employment Program
Hoss’s Steak and Seahouse / Marzoni’s Brick Oven and Brewing Co.
PA State Police – Pittsburgh
PA State Police – Harrisburg
Kelly Services, Inc.
Westmont Woods/Quality Life Services
DBD Staffing
QNS Recruiting
H&R Block
Advanced Auto Parts
Professional Family Care Services
Cambria County Child Development Corporation
FCI  – Loretto
JWF Industries
Safari Contract Cleaners
Crown American Associates
Laurel View Village
Home Solutions
LifePoint Health Business Services
Ameriserv Bank
Peerstar, LLC
Valley Community Services
Giant Eagle
Interim Healthcare
Cambria-Rowe Business College
Combined Insurance
Cambria County Assistance Office
Christian Home of Johnstown