State Representative Lindsay Parkhurst (R-Kankakee) is hosting a jobs fair on July 19th at the Knights of Columbus. The jobs fair is free and open to all residents in the 79th district. The event will have 51 local, state, and national employers for job seekers to meet. Potential applicants are encouraged to dress to impress and bring several copies of their resumes to hand out to employers.
To help interested applicants in their job search process, there will be several workshops offered including “Effective Strategies for State Employment” at 9:00, “How to Write a Resume & Get Noticed” at 10:00, and “I Have an Interview…Now What?” at 11:00.