With construction well underway at the Tianjin Steel Plant going up in Gregory, the company is looking to hire employees that will be working in the facility.

TPCO America is looking to hire as many people as they can from the local workforce. Some of the open positions include machine and crane operators, engineers, lab technicians, quality assurance and information technology personnel.

A job fair will be held Friday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Portland Community Center, located at 2000 Billy G. Webb. Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend is helping to put on the event.