Community, Park Forest

Congresswoman Kelly to Host 6th Annual Hiring Event and Job Readiness Workshop on Oct. 19

Rep. Kelly Hiring Event
MATTESON—(ENEWSPF)—October 1, 2018
Contact: Mary Paleologos

Congresswoman Robin Kelly will host her 6th Annual Hiring Event for residents of the 2nd Congressional District on Friday, October 19, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the Lan-Oak Park District, 2550 178th St., Lansing (View Map). More than 50 employers with active job openings will be in attendance.

Prior to the Hiring Event, Rep. Kelly will sponsor a free Job Readiness Workshop on Wednesday, October 17, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., in the Community Room of the Calumet City Public Library, 660 S. Manistee Avenue, Calumet City. Instructors from the Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership will teach job-seekers interview etiquette and skills, and how to prepare a resume.

Companies and agencies participating in this year’s Hiring Event include UPS, ComEd, Metra Rail, Comcast, and the U.S. Post Office.

Job-seekers can register for the Hiring Event and/or the Job Readiness Workshop here. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. The event is free and open to the public.

For more information, call Alan Banks or Elise Miller at 708-679-0078, or email [email protected] or [email protected].