CEDAR RAPIDS– IowaWORKS is hosting a job fair on Thursday, Oct. 20, from 5-7 p.m. at the Cedar Rapids IowaWORKS center in the lower level of Lindale Mall under Younkers (4444 1st Ave. NE, Cedar Rapids).
The job fair is open to the public and will feature 60 local employers who are currently hiring. For a complete list of registered employers, visit facebook.com/IowaWORKSCedarRapidsIowaCity. Some major employers include Nordstrom, CRST, NextEra Energy, Go Daddy, Kum & Go, Mediacom, Pearson, US Cellular and Target. This is the sixth job fair the center has held since relocating to its new location at Lindale Mall. Last October’s event alone drew in a record 750 job seekers.
IowaWORKS offers an array of workshops to assist job seekers on resumes, interviewing and networking skills. Please call the Cedar Rapids center at 319-365-9474 for more information on how to register. Center hours are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Wednesday from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Iowa Workforce Development provides a number of services 24/7 online at www.iowaworkforce.org