JWCC to Host Job and Career Fair April 19

John Wood Community College will host a job and career fair on Thursday, April 19, from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Student Activity Center on the Quincy campus, located at 1301 S. 48th Street.  The event is open to the public and is free of charge.

A total of 26 area businesses with career opportunities available will be in attendance. Those seeking employment are encouraged to bring a résumé and dress for on-the-spot interviews. The following businesses will be present: Blessing Health System, Chaddock, Consolidated Machine & Welding, DD Homes, Dot Foods, Douglas Community Services, Golden Good Shepherd Home, Gully Transportation, Hannibal Regional Healthcare System, Herald-Whig, JBS, John Wood Community College, Knapheide, Levering Regional Healthcare Center, Lexington Square and Dave’s Place, Mark Twain Casino, Northwest Correctional Facility, Northwestern Mutual, Preferred Family Healthcare, Quincy Medical Group, Quincy Workforce, Sharkey Transportation, Sunset Home, Sydenstricker, Transitions of Western Illinois and Willow Care Rehabilitation & Health Care Center.

The job and career fair is presented by WGEM, the Herald-Whig and JWCC.

John Wood Community College is the educational link between business and community. JWCC collaboratively creates innovative and relevant academic and training programs with business leaders to educate young people and the workforce for today’s needs and tomorrow’s opportunities. JWCC has centers in Quincy, Pittsfield, Baylis and Mt. Sterling, Illinois. Programs include a comprehensive baccalaureate transfer curriculum, customized business training, career/technical degrees and certificates and personal enrichment courses.

Learn more at: www.jwcc.edu.