The following area businesses and industries plan to participate in the job fairs. Creekstone Farms Premium Beef, Western Industries, S and Y Industries, Cowley County Mental Health and Counseling, Galaxy Technology, Creative Community Living, KanPak, Lifestyle Staffing/Rubbermaid, Winfield Correctional Facility, Wichita Work Release Facility, and Skyline Homes. Also, KanPak and Creative Community Living (CCL) will be attending the Winfield job fair and the City of Arkansas City will be present at the Arkansas City job fair.
Workforce Alliance and the Workforce Bus will be on hand one hour prior to the job fairs to assist with resume review and online job searching. Chris Stanyer of Workforce Alliance of South Central Kansas will also be conducting “Resume Writing and Interviewing” workshops both days. The workshops are scheduled for Thursday at 10:00 and 1:00 and Friday at 9:00 and 1:00. So feel free to come early and take advantage of these free services prior to visiting with potential employers.
Employers are prepared to accept applications and resumes at the job fair and conduct on site preliminary interviews. Bring your references and resume, if you have one, or Workforce will assist you. This is a free opportunity made possible by Cowley First and their Business Partners, Workforce Solutions of South Central Kansas, and area businesses.