Northeast Iowa Regional Job Fair


For Immediate Release
Contact: Wendy Mihm-Herold: (563) 382-0457, ext. 111

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CALMAR, IOWA - On March 17, a job fair will be held at the Northeast Iowa Community-Based Dairy Center located on the Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) Calmar campus from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Dairy Center is located on Highway 150 just south of the NICC Campus. The theme of the job fair is “Putting the Pieces Together”. The job fair is free to all interested job seekers or students.

The Northeast Iowa Job Fair currently has approximately 40 businesses lined up to attend the first annual job fair. “This is an exceptional turn-out with business attending throughout the region,” according to Wendy Mihm-Herold, Iowa Workforce Development Regional Manager. Business representatives will showcase job opportunities in manufacturing, construction, welding, social services, entertainment, health, military, financial services, insurance and many more.

Key sponsors of the job fair are Fred Carlson Company, Guttenberg Care Center, Isle of Capri, KDEC, KVIK, Mercy Medical Center, Morton Building, Inc., New Hampton Metal Fab., Northeast Iowa Community Based Dairy Center, Opportunity Homes, Pinnacle Financial Group, Regional Health Service, Techspace Inc., Textron Fastening Systems and the US. Army Recruiting.

For more information about the job fair, contact Iowa Workforce Development at 1(866) 520-8986, or call the Decorah Iowa Workforce Development office at (563) 382-0457.

Agencies hosting this event include Iowa Workforce Development, Northeast Iowa Community College, Upper Iowa University and Luther College. This is an Employers’ Council of Iowa event.