Hennepin County-City of Minneapolis career fair draws employers, job-seekers

big hennepin logo  2009The Hennepin County Work and Economic Resource Center and the City of Minneapolis department of Community Planning and Economic Development will sponsor a career fair on Tuesday, August 18, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at University of Minnesota Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center, 2001 Plymouth Avenue North, Minneapolis.

The event is the first such collaboration between the city and the county; all participating businesses are actively recruiting for multiple openings, from entry-level to management.

Employers at the job fair will include:
• All Home Caring
• American Student Transportation
• CSM Corporation
• City of Minneapolis
• Coborn’s Delivers
• Cub Foods
• Delta Global Services
• Doherty Staffing
• DoubleTree by Hilton
• Minneapolis Park Place
• FedEx Ground
• First Student
• Hennepin County HR
• Life By Design
• Living Well Disability Services
• Lorenz Bus Company
• Menards (Fridley)
• New Horizon
• Options Residential & Options Family & Behavioral Services
• Pizza Hut
• St. Louis Park Transportation
• Starbucks
• Target (West Metro)
• Two Men and A Truck
• Walgreens

Participants can get advance help updating their resumes:

Sabathani Community Center, 310 East 38th Street, # 120, Minneapolis, Monday – Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 – 3 p.m.

Minneapolis North Workforce Center, 1200 Plymouth Avenue North, Minneapolis, Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to noon

Urban Research and Outreach Engagement Center, 2001 Plymouth Avenue North, Minneapolis, Thursday, August 13, 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m., Friday, August 14, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

August 11, 2015
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