PSC to Host Job Fair April 16 [3/24/14]

Prairie State College (PSC) invites job seekers to attend the 2014 Spring Job Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, in the Conference Center of the college, located at 202 S. Halsted St., Chicago Heights. The fair is co-sponsored with UPS and The Chicagoland Regional College Program.

The job fair is free and open to the public, and will feature employers from various industries looking for employees with a range of education and experience levels. Company representatives will recruit for both full- and part-time positions, as well as internship opportunities. Several companies already are scheduled to participate, including Federal Aviation Administration, Matteson Police Department, Indian Oaks Academy, ArcelorMittal, Chicago Heights Steel, ManorCare Health Services, and Helsel-Jepperson Electrical, Inc.

Employer registration is available until April 1, and new employers regularly are added. A complete, up-to-date listing of companies and the positions they are hiring for is available at prairiestate.edu/jobfair.

Attendees are required to dress in professional business attire and encouraged to bring plenty of résumés. Pre-registration for the job fair is encouraged, and is available at prairiestate.edu/jobfair.

“Job fairs are a wonderful opportunity for job seekers to speak directly to employers who are eager to fill their open positions,” said Tanya Norfleet, coordinator of career development services.

For more information about the job fair, contact Norfleet at (708) 709-3755 or Ramien Manson, career advisor, at (708) 709-3922, or email Career Development Services at careerdevelopment@prairiestate.edu.