Virtual job fair seeks to connect workers with hundreds of jobs

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Posted at 9:17 AM, Jun 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-15 09:17:14-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — As Michigan continues to reopen after more than three months of pandemic precautions, there are many employers who urgently need to hire people, says West Michigan Works!

In response to the need, the agency is holding a two-day virtual job fair, the third such online event West Michigan Works! has held.

Some of the area’s biggest employers are registered for this event, including Amazon, Mercy Health, Kraft Heinz, and Perrigo. Jobs listed range from entry level to highly skilled.

Here’s how it works:

  • Go to the virtual job fair web page.
  • Pick an employer you want an interview with. Click Schedule a Call. Choose one time per employer.
  • Fill in the form and choose the date and time for your interview, either June 24 or June 25.
  • Click Submit.

West Michigan Works! tips on being prepared for your interview