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Thursday, March 27 
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Eagan Civic Arena

3870 Pilot Knob Road

Eagan, Mn


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Get Ready ... Get Set ... Get Jobs

Polish up your resume, tune up your elevator speech, put your best foot forward and join us for one of the Twin Cities' premier hiring and recruiting events.

Overview

The Get Jobs Job Fair brings job seekers together with employers recruiting for hundreds of open jobs, everything from entry level to professional positions. 

Don’t miss this great opportunity to get some face time with employers, build your network of contacts, and maybe find your next job. The event also showcases exhibitors from educational institutions and features other business and entrepreneurial opportunities. 

Individuals with a disability who need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this event please contact Mike Lang at 952-703-3110, by Wednesday, March 18th. 

Sign language and other interpreters will be available.

Download a printable flyer with information about the Get Jobs Job Fair.

Participating Companies

Check out the companies participating in the job fair, along with the positions they have to fill.

Academy College

Hiring students.

ACR Homes

Full- and part-time permanent positions. Program counselors, residential supervisors, information technology, accounts payable, HR office manager.

Adecco

Office, industrial, finance and accounting, engineering and technical, permanent placement.

Advantage Sales and Marketing

Part-time, permanent event specialist

Aeon

Building technician (full time); assistant property manager (full time); property manager (full time); front desk/security (part time); leasing agent (part time).

AHL Healthcare Group

Part-time direct support professionals.

AllianceOne

A variety of full-time positions.

Argosy University, Twin Cities

Educational opportunities.

Award Staffing

CNC operators, landscapers, assembly, production, kitting, administrative, customer service, accountants, receptionist, banquet servers, hospitality. 

Azule Staffing

Direct hire and temporary, light industrial and technology.

Becker Furniture World

Full-time furniture sales associates and designers.

Blaine Brothers, Inc.

Truck and trailer repair techs, sales rep., hydraulic repair tech.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota

Full time positions.

Bravura Computer Training & Certification

Computer training partner.

BTD Manufacturing

Welding, fabrication, tooling, bressbrake, stamping, assembly, laser, etc.

CarHop/UAC

Full-time, permanent positions, internships, call center (customer service and collections), sales.

Caring Professionals Homecare

Full-time and part-time permanent and temporary positions available.

Cintas Corporation

A variety of full-time positions.

Comcast

Direct sales representatives, business account executives, retail sales and service consultants, customer account executives, communication technicians.

Cub Foods

Part-time positions available.

Dakota Premium Foods, LLC

Full-time production, harvest, fabrication, maintenance, quality assurance, and security.

DARTS

Drivers, dispatch and customer-service permanent positions.

Doherty Staffing Solutions

Temporary (short or long term), temp-to-hire, direct hire, contract; manufacturing, food production, call center, clerical/administrative, warehouse, machine operator.

Dungarvin, MN LLC

Full-time and part-time direct care staff.

E.A.Sween/Deli Express

Full-time positions.

Experience Works

We place people in part-time training assignments with the ultimate goal of them finding unsubsidized part- or full-time employment.

Express Employment Professionals

Full and part time, temporary and permanent positions.

FedEx Ground

Part time, temporary, contracting, package handlers.

Flint Hills Resources, Pine Bend Refinery

Project managers.

Foldcraft

Full-time production team members.

Fraser

Full-time and part-time opportunities.

Good Will/Easter Seals

Part time, full time, permanent, cashier, sales associate, processor, employment/support consultant, HR, supervisors, general managers, donations attendants.

HealthStar Home Health

Full time, part time, HHAs, PCAs, LPNs, RNs.

Hennepin County

Full-time, part-time, temporary, internships and volunteer opportunities.

Hilton Garden Inn Eagan

Full- and part-time room attendants, guest service representatives, maintenance staff, van drivers and many others.

Indrotec Staffing and Workforce Management

Full time, temp-to-hire, some part time.

Interstate Truck Driving School

Training and placing for in-demand, full-time jobs as professional drivers, available immediately.

Inver Hills Community College

Educational opportunities

iQor

Full-time positions.

ITW Heartland

Full-time project engineer.

Keller Williams Integrity Eagan

Real estate agents.

Legendary Baking

Full-time, permanent production and mixing positions.

Little Caesars Pizza

Part-time team members, part-time shift managers, full-time operations managers.

Local Motion

Full- and part-time positions.

Lowes' Home Improvement

Full- time, part-time, and seasonal positions available.

Lyman Companies

Full-time, CDL A Drivers, forklift operators, framing carpenters, window installers, assemblers, laborers.

Mall of America

Seeking friendly, responsible and enthusiastic personalities. Offering a diverse selection of part-time and full-time job openings throughout the company. 

Masterson Staffing Solutions

Opportunities spanning, full time, part time, temporary, temp-to-hire and direct hire employment. Professional, office admin., customer service, HR, assembly, machine operators, production, IT, sales. 

Mediacom Communications Corp.

Mediacom has many career opportunities in Minnesota and across the nation.  

Medica

Various positions.

Metropolitan Council

Variety of available positions.

Minnesota Department of Corrections, Lino Lakes

Full-time corrections officers, full-time registered nurses, full-time clinical therapists.

Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development - Disability Determination Services

Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry

Varying positions.

Minnesota Gastroenterology, PA.

Full- and part-time positions.

MPS Technical

Temporary, temporary-to-hire, and direct-hire positions.

Mystic Lake Casino Hotel/Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community

Full time, part time, seasonal. A variety of positions in the hotel restaurants, casino and corporate offices, convenience store, day care center, government center, health and fitness center, golf course.

New York Life

Full-time positions.

Northern Star Council, BSA

Full-time sales executive, part-time youth program workers, full-time seasonal summer camp staff.

OfficeMax/Office Depot

Various leadership positions as well as part-time sales associates.

Opportunity Partners

Full-time, part-time and on-call positions.

Options Residential, Inc.

Full- and part-time positions. Direct support professional, designated coordinator, ARMHS mental health practitioner, chemical dependency counselor, adolescent worker.

Personnel Resources

Full-and part-time permanent and evaluation hire openings in assembly, warehousing and clerical positions.

Prescription Landscape

Full-time, year-round, crew supervisors, crew members.

Primerica

Full- and part-time positions

Pro Staff

Part-time, Full-time, short-term, long-term and direct hire opportunities.

Questar Assessment, Inc.

Seasonal test scorers.

Rasmussen College

Full-time admissions, academics, financial services, and marketing positions.

Real Estate Equities

Manager (full time), caretaker (full and part time), leasing agent (full and part time), site administration (full and part time), compliance technician (full and part time), accounting (full time.)

Renewal by Andersen

Canvassers, engineers, quality technicians, software engineers, business analyst, research, development and innovation, information technology, industrial engineers, financial analysts, logistics.

REXAM

Full-time machine operator position.

Road Machinery and Supplies Co.

Full-time service technical, warehouse, parts counter sales, part-time shuttle driver.

S&S Tree and Landscaping Specialists

Tree climbers, CDL drivers, landscapers, mowers.

Schmitty and Sons

Full- and part-time permanent positions.

Scott County Jail

Full-time and intermittent corrections officers.

Spectrum Staffing

Full and part time; short and long term temporary; temp-to-hire; direct hire. 

State of Minnesota - MN.IT Services

A variety of full-time information technology positions.

Subway

Full- and part-time food preparation and supervisors.

Super America

Full- and part-time retail positions.

Synergy Homecare

Full- and part-time caregiver, full-time scheduling supervisor, full-time sales and marketing.

Teaching Temps, Inc.

Full and part-time, licensed K-12 substitutes, early childhood teachers, paraprofessionals, teaching assistants, aides.

THE RIGHT STAFF

Administrative, accounting, assembly, call center, customer service, general office, manufacturing, supervisory, IT, executive search. Positions are full and part time, temporary to direct hire. 

TCF Bank

Full-time, part-time and temporary positions available.

The Art Institutes International

Full-time and part-time positions.

The Toro Company

CNC machinist, CNC sheet metal fabricator, CNC tube fabricator, manufacturing automation engineer and IS application support analyst.

Terminal Transport

Full-time positions available.

Thomson Reuters

Full-time positions and internships.

Thrivent Financial

Torgerson Hospitality

Full and part-time room attendants, guest service representatives, maintenance staff, van drivers and many other positions.

Treasure Island Resort and Casino

All types of full- and part-time positions in hospitality, hotel, security, IS, support services, HR, food and beverage, surveillance, finance and more.

TruGreen

Full-time positions available.

Twin Cities Wrecker Sales

Full-time mechanic, auto-body painter, outside sales person, office personnel.

Union Pacific Railroad

Permanent full-time track laborer and train crew.

Universal Services

Full-time, permanent positions.

Up North Plastics

Full-time manufacturing positions, industrial electrician, industrial mechanic, machine operators, packagers.

Uponor, Inc.

Full-time manufacturing and various corporate positions. 

UPS

Permanent part-time package handlers.

UTC Aerospace System

Engineers, assemblers, shipping and receiving, buyers, program management, business development, internships.

Valley Staffing, Inc.

Welders, cnc operators, set-up, fabrication, prototypes, soldering, mechanical assembly, plastic injection, maintenance mechanics, HR asst (bilingual), call center, admin assistant, accounts payable, buyer.

Valmont Industries

General labor.

Vivint

Full- and part-time monitoring representatives.

Volunteers of America National Services

Full- and part-time, and on-call positions.

Walden University

Faculty positions.

Waterous Company

Full-time permanent hydrant assemblers.

Weed Man Lawn Care

Full-time and full-time seasonal positions.

Wells Fargo

Full-time permanent, phone banker, inbound sales specialist.

Zumbro House, Inc.

Full- and part-time positions, resident counselor, mostly second shift and overnight shifts available.


How to Prepare

A little preparation can help you make the best of the Get Jobs Job Fair. Use these helpful tips for a successful job fair.

Take Your Time

The job fair is an rare opportunity to meet people face-to-face without an appointment. Take full advantage. Plan to stick around. Talk to as many company representatives as possible. Collect information on every employer that interests you.

Make a Good First Impression

  • Dress as you would for an interview. 
  • Display a positive, can-do attitude
  • Smile, make eye contact, and give a firm handshake.
  • Be courteous, polite and likable.
  • Show that your are willing and motivated to learn and grow

Know Yourself and Your Skills

  • Develop a 20-second that includes your work background, related skills and training and areas of interest
  • End your introduction with a question for the recruiter, to help start a conversation
  • Practice delivering your introduction slowly and clearly, with enthusiasm and a smile
  • Offer a copy of your resume or business card
  • Research your targeted companies before you attend the fair
  • Know the schedules that you're able to work

Ask Questions

  • About prospective jobs
  • About the application processes
  • Get the names of key contact personnel within targeted companies
  • Take notes
  • Offer to complete an application during the fair OR ask when you could return a completed application in person
  • Ask when an interview might be possible
  • Establish a followup time to contact employers of interest

Don't Ask About Salary or Benefits at the Fair

  • Focus on finding out more about the company and prospective jobs
  • Establish how you would be an asset to the company

Follow Up with Companies

  • Send a cover letter and another copy of your resume
  • Tailor the documents to reflect your conversation with the recruiter
  • Double-check spelling, especially of names
  • Being organized, prepared, personable and confident help you be memorable for all the right reasons.

Transportation

Shuttle Bus Service

Free shuttle buses from the Minnesota WorkForce Centers in Burnsville, Shakopee and West Saint Paul will be provided. Buses will wait five minutes at each stop.

Parking

Free parking will be available at the Eagan Civic Arena

See Map and Driving Directions


Pre-Job Fair Workshops

Make sure you are prepared to take full advantage of the job fair by attending one of our workshops before the actual job fair. Registration is required for all of these workshops. Click the workshop title for more information and to register. 

If desired, download a printable flyer that lists all of these workshops.


Click Here to Watch a Video on How to Prepare Yourself for a Job Fair


Prepare for the Fair!
March 17
1-3 p.m. 

At the Burnsville WorkForce Center, Catherine Byers Breet will discuss how to overcome common job fair obstacles, such as “apply online” or “don’t call us, we’ll call.”  This 15-year recruiting expert will share secrets from the hiring side of the desk and how to stand out from the crowd.  


Self-Motivation and Job Fairs
March 19
9-11 a.m.

At the Burnsville Job Club, Dr. Michael Monroe Kiefer will teach self-motivation strategies through goal setting and achievement.  Participants will learn practical, real world life planning skills that can be used in job search, at home and at work.


Making the Most of Job Fairs
March 20
9-11 a.m.

At the West Saint Paul Job Club, facilitator Stacy Klein-Dahlin will discuss strategies for interacting effectively with exhibitors at job fairs.  Topics include getting ready, making good introductions, and strategies for networking.  


Making the Most of Job Fairs

March 26
9-11 a.m.

At the Burnsville Job Club, facilitator Bob Satterstrom will discuss strategies for interacting effectively with exhibitors at job fairs.  Topics include getting ready, making good introductions, and strategies for networking.


Interacting Effectively at Job Fairs

March 26
1:30-3:30 p.m.

At the Shakopee Job Club, Deb O’Fallen from Scott County Mental Health Center will be discussing strategies for making great first impressions with exhibitors at job fairs.  


Note: Visit our calendar of WorkForce Center workshops for several classes to help prepare you for this and every job fair. WorkForce Centers offer classes and assistance on resume writing, interviewing, networking, job search and more! Go to www.mn.gov/deed/metroworkshops to register today!