MCC to host April 11 Career Fair



Muscatine Community College students in a group outside of the Student CenterWith unemployment rates at, or near, an all-time low, area employers are searching for qualified candidates.

Muscatine Community College, one of the Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, is working with area employers to help in the effort. The college is hosting an April 11 Career Fair, open to the general public.

The event will be held on April 11 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the college’s Strahan Hall, 152 Colorado Street, Muscatine. It is free of charge and provides job seekers with the chance to meet with company representatives as well as learn about training and education options.

A long list of employers have already agreed to participate in the event including:

  • AT&T
  • Central States Group
  • City of Muscatine Park and Recreation
  • Comfort Care Medicare
  • Contemporary Services Corporation
  • HNI Corporporation
  • IowaWorks
  • Kapstone Paper
  • MP&W
  • New Choices
  • Rockwell Collins
  • Team Staffing
  • Temp Associates
  • Tyson Foods
  • Union Tank
  • West Liberty Foods
  • XL Specialized Trailers

Additional employers may be added as the fair approaches. Attendees are encouraged to bring their resumes and be prepared to discuss employment opportunities.

For more information contact Becky Vargas at the college, 563-288-6052.