Veterans get early start with Muncie job fair

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MUNCIE (from Congressman Luke Messer – July 2, 2014) – Congressman Luke Messer is gearing up to host the 18th Annual 6th Congressional District Job Fair. The yearly event, which has become a tradition for the area, draws dozens of employers from across the region who are looking to hire.

“Thanks to strong leadership in our state, Indiana’s unemployment rate is less than 6-percent,” said Congressman Luke Messer. “But, that’s still too high. In this struggling economy, too many hard-working Hoosiers are having a difficult time finding good-paying jobs. That’s why I’m glad we’re able to partner with some great local organizations to host the 6th District Job Fair again this year.”

The job fair will take place Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at Ball State University’s Worthen Arena and is open to the general public from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Veterans can get in one hour early, from 1 to 2 p.m., for some one-on-one time with employers.

Admission to the job fair is free and no pre-registration for attendees is required. For those who need transportation to the job fair, Muncie Indiana Transit System (MITS) is providing FREE rides to anyone who presents a job fair flier when boarding a bus from 1 to 4:30 p.m. on July 2nd.

You can pick up a flier at Congressman Messer’s office in Muncie located at 107 W. Charles St. or at WorkOne located at 201 E. Charles St. The flier is also available online at www.messer.house.gov.

Employers scheduled to attend Muncie job fair:

  • ComNet Communications, LLC
  • Roadmaster Drivers School of Indiana, Inc.
  • WorkOne
  • Labor Ready
  • Ontario Systems, LLC
  • Speedway, LLC
  • Jackson Hewitt Tax Service
  • First Investors Corporation
  • U.S. Army
  • Estep & Company, Inc. D.B.A. Subway
  • Indiana Mentor
  • Adecco Employment Services
  • Primerica
  • Manpower
  • Pennville Custom Cabinetry
  • Lowe’s
  • Navient
  • Eaton EMTs, Inc.
  • Senior Helpers
  • Menards
  • Hillcroft Services, Inc.
  • Indiana Marujun, LLC
  • Youth Opportunity Center
  • VA Northern Indiana Health Care System
  • IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital
  • Ingersoll Rand/Trane
  • Developmental Services, Inc.
  • Solutions Unlimited, Inc.
  • Ball State University
  • Reber Machine and Tool Co., Inc.
  • Lifetouch National School Studios
  • Mursix Corporation
  • Delaware Dynamics
  • The Waters of New Castle
  • Littler Diecast Corporation
  • First Call Staffing
  • INTAT Precision, Inc.
  • Centerstone
  • US Postal Service
  • MutualBank
  • First Merchants Bank
  • The Woodlands
  • Emerson Climate Technologies
  • Grede

The number of participating employers is subject to change.

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