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Iowa City plans job fair

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IOWA CITY (KWWL)-- If you're looking for work, you may be able to find a new job at an upcoming career fair in Iowa City.  The free job fair is set for Tuesday, October 26 at Eastdale Plaza, 1700 S. 1st Avenue, Iowa City.  The event is designed to assist entry level employees in obtaining gainful employment in and throughout Johnson County. 

Job seekers will have the opportunity to meet with hiring managers and get information about specific employers.  The job fair will run from 4:30-7:30 p.m. with free childcare provided.  All sponsors would like to recognize Pizza Pit for offering reduced price pizza and refreshments for this event. 

The following employers will be participating:  Chick-fil-A, First Resources Corporation, Iowa City Community School District, JC Penney, Kelly Services, Burger King, Mediacom, Nordstroms, Pearson, Premier Security Company, Quality Associates, Reach for Your Potential, Inc., Sears, Systems Unlimited, Target, Team Staffing Solutions, University of Iowa and Windmill Manor.

Representatives from the following organizations will be available to assist participants: Goodwill of the Heartland, Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Services and Iowa Workforce Development.

For more information, please contact Paul Retish at 335-5331 or paul-retish@uiowa.edu.

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