10 DuPage Area Companies to Participate in Special Hiring Event at WorkNet DuPage in Lisle
In celebration of Workforce Development Week, WorkNet DuPage Career Center is hosting a hiring event that includes 10 DuPage County area businesses. The event will be held on Aug. 31 from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. in the workNet Career Center located at 2525 Cabot Drive, Suite 302 in Lisle.
Employers on hand will include FedEx, O’Reilly Auto Parts, Diamond Envelope Corporation, Four Seasons Heating and Cooling, VALID, Spraying Systems Co., Sonitrol Verified Electronic Security, United Health Group, Edward Don and Company. Potential employees will have the chance to talk one on one with employers in this relaxed setting. For more information on these and other available positions please check out the workNet blog which can be found by visiting our website at www.worknetdupage.org
Workforce Development Week in Illinois was created to highlight the vital role education and training play in helping Illinois residents prepare for in-demand careers, that provide employers with a skilled, qualified workforce to grow our state’s economy. Workforce Development Week celebrates a new era of collaboration and coordination of federal, state and local resources and workforce development programs under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), which went into effect July 1, 2015. “Hiring events are one of the great ways that the workNet DuPage Career Center provides service to our local community. We are pleased to host a strong lineup of area employers and foster connections between them and the DuPage County residents we serve,” said DuPage Economic Development Committee Chairwoman Tonia Khouri.
WorkNet DuPage offers career and employment services to job seekers in the DuPage County area including a job search resource room, interview and resume workshops, employment planning and more. The career center is located at 2525 Cabot Drive, Suite 302, in Lisle, IL 60532. Cabot Drive is just one block north of Interstate 88, between Naperville Road and Route 53 on Warrenville Road. For more information about WorkNet DuPage, visit www.worknetdupage.org or call us at: (630) 955-2030 or TTL at (630) 955-2098. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
Press release courtesy of DuPage County.