PSC to Host Job Fair April 1 [03/17/2016]

Prairie State College (PSC) invites job seekers to attend the 2016 Spring Job Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday, April 1, in the Conference Center of the college, located at 202 S. Halsted St. in 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 the United States Postal Service, Mi-Jack Products, KinderCare Learning Center, ABC Auto Parts & Sales, Catholic Charities, St. James Health, Indian Oaks Academy, Rimland Services, SPEED District #802, and CAVO Broadband Communications, LLC.

Employer registration is accepted on a first-come, first-served basis and as space permits. New employers regularly are added. A complete, up-to-date listing of companies and the positions they are hiring for, as well as information about job seeker pre-registration, is available at prairiestate.edu/jobfair.

Attendees are required to dress in professional business attire and encouraged to bring plenty of résumés.

“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, student career development center.

For more information about the job fair, contact Norfleet at (708) 709-3755 or email the Student Career Development Center at careerdevelopment@prairiestate.edu.