Highland News Leader

26 local employers to be at Highland job fair

Eighteen local employers will be accepting resumes at the city of Highland’s upcoming job fair.

The 2017 Highland Area Job Fair will be Thursday, June 8 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Knights of Columbus Hall, 12454 State Route 143 in Highland. The event is free and is open to ages 16 and over and all education levels. Attendees are encouraged to dress professionally and to bring an updated resume.

Candidates will be able to speak with employer representatives regarding job opportunities and fill out applications. The goal of this event is to explore employment options, connect job seekers with good jobs, and to showcase Highland as a place with readily available employment opportunities.

Registered organizations represent a wide range of fields and employers and include companies.

“We encourage everyone to come out to see what these companies have to offer and to show these companies that Highland has an eager and skilled workforce ready to support them,” said Assistant City Manager Lisa Peck.

For questions, contact Peck at lpeck@highlandil.gov or Kaitlin Morris at kmorris@highlandil.gov or call Highalnd City Hall at 618-654-9891.

Participating Companies

  • Clean Uniform
  • Regions Bank
  • Trouw Nutrition
  • Walmart
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital
  • McDonald’s
  • TheBANK of Edwardsville
  • Scott Credit Union
  • The Korte Company
  • Glik’s
  • Brecht’s Database
  • Express Employment Professionals
  • APEX Network Physical Therapy
  • Faith Countryside Homes
  • Woodforest National Bank
  • Highland Health Care
  • First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust
  • Highland Community School District
  • Northwest Mutual
  • Blue Stream Services
  • Foresight Services
  • Urban Farmhouse
  • All in 4 You
  • Broadway Battery & Tire
  • Right at Home
  • Basler Electric