TriWest, which manages health benefits for the Department of Veterans Affairs, will hold a job fair Sept. 23 to hire workers for its Harahan call center.

The fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 23 at Lakeway Tower 1, 3900 N. Causeway Blvd., in Metairie. Job interviews will be conducted during the fair, so applicants should bring résumés. To learn more about the job openings, visit

TriWest announced last month it would open an operations center in Harahan that will support the Veterans Choice Program of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The center will hire 285 people for clinical and non-clinical roles, including patient services representatives, licensed practical nurses, behavioral healthcare coordinators, registered nurses, management and operations to support client needs. The jobs will have an average salary of $35,700, plus benefits.

The center is expected to open in December.

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