JJC Hosts First Skilled Trades Career Day Nov. 29

To help connect qualified workers with the increasing number of employment opportunities in trades such as manufacturing, industrial maintenance and machining, JJC is hosting its first Skilled Trades Career Day on Thursday, Nov. 29.JJC Hosts First Skilled Trades Career Day Nov. 29
The job fair will run from 1 to 3 p.m. in the T-Building on Main Campus, 1215 Houbolt Rd. in Joliet. JJC students, alumni, veterans and community job seekers who have a mechanical/technical skill set or experience working in a manufacturing or industrial environment are invited to attend.
 
Participating employers include:
 
1st Choice Temporary Service, Inc.
3D Manufacturing Corp.
Allways Precision, Inc.
Aux Sable Liquid Products, Inc.
Bimba Manufacturing Company
BP US Pipeline & Logistics
Caterpillar, Inc.
Chicago Tube & Iron
Clearwater Paper Corporation
Diageo
FedEx Ground
Flint Hills Resources
Fusion OEM
Hanson Material Service
Hendrickson Bumper and Trim
Hydro-Gear
Integrity Trade Services
ITW Body & Interiors/ITW Fuel Systems
Manufacturing Works
Versant Supply Chain
Volt Workforce Solutions
JJC Career Services is hosting the event in partnership with the technical department, Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES), National Able Network (military-to-civilian employment program), alumni relations, workforce services and local high schools.
 
For more information about the event, contact Layton Cooper in Career Services at (815) 280-2762 or lcooper@jjc.edu.

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