Area residents looking for work will get the chance to talk with employers who are seeking workers. Employment opportunities will highlight the Social Development Commission’s (SDC) 5th Annual Community Job and Resource Fair.
The free Job and Resource Fair will be held Saturday, July 9 from 11 am to 3 pm at Parklawn Assembly of God Church located at 3725 N. Sherman Boulevard. Employers scheduled to be at the fair include Manpower Group, City of Milwaukee Police Department, New Horizon Center, Independence First, Heartland Foods Corporation and Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. Residents interested should bring updated resumes and be ready to fill out applications.
In addition to job opportunities, residents will also be able to access at the Job and Resource Fair a large number of organizations and groups offering valuable resources. Areas represented include Healthcare, Financial Education, Housing, Education, Public Safety and Drivers License Recovery. Special activities for children are also planned for the day.
This is the fifth year SDC has coordinated the Community Job and Resource Fair. The event is free and open to the public. Sponsors for the day include SDC, Goodwill, Children’s Community Health Plan, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, Parklawn Assembly of God, and Greater New Birth Church. For more information on the day, visit the SDC website at www.cr-sdc.org, click on the “News/Events” tab and then on the “Special Events” link.