Over 350 Employment Opportunities Available at Kansas City Spring Career Expo

DATE: (February 24th, 2014) CONTACT: (Nick Walz) (913-383-1100) (nwalz@jobnewsusa.com)


Over 350 Employment Opportunities Available at Kansas City Spring Career Expo

(Overland Park, KS) – Time Warner Cable, Dollar General and Farmers Insurance are among more than 50 Kansas City-area employers that will be looking to fill over 350 position openings at the Kansas City Spring Career Expo on Wednesday, March 5th. The event will take place from 10am to 2pm at the Overland Park Convention Center located at 6000 College Blvd, Overland Park, KS 66211.

Other companies scheduled to participate include Billsoft, FedEx Ground, Kwik Shop, Inc, ADT Security, Renaissance Financial, TruGreen and State Street. Jobs offered will include opportunities in sales, customer service, management, hospitality, assembly, information technology, administrative, healthcare and warehouse positions in all industry types. Focus Workforces is a co-sponsor of the event.

While the number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits jumped last week, the unemployment rate has held steady for the Kansas City metro area for the last several weeks at roughly 5.5%.

Admission and parking for the event is free. Job seekers are encouraged to pre-register, dress professionally, bring plenty of resumes, and be prepared to interview on-the-spot. Workforce Partnership will be on hand to offer resume writing tips and career coaching. For more information, including a complete list of participating employers, log on to JobNewsKC.com or call (913)-383-1100.

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