Vernon Township

Daniel C. Didech, Supervisor


Thursday, June 1, 2017

10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

*Early entry for veterans begins at 9:30am


Oakton Community College - Tenhoeve Room

1600 E. Golf Road

Des Plaines, IL, 60016


The event will feature participation from more than sixty local and national employers with immediate openings looking to hire. Businesses ranging from Advocate Health Care to Verizon Wireless to UPS will be on hand to meet with prospective employees about work opportunities. A broader list of participating employers is included at end of release. National Able, Oakton Community College, and Illinois Department of Employment Security are also assisting with this event.


Free workshops for attendees on networking, interview tips, and other important job search topics will be offered throughout the event.


All job seekers are asked to RSVP online here: www.Schneider.House.gov/HiringEvent

Workshop Schedule:

• 9:00am – How to Network at a Hiring Event

• 9:30am – Interviewing Tips

• 10:00am – How to Use LinkedIn in Your Job Search

• 10:30am – Target Your Job Search

• 11:00am – How to Network in Your Job Search

• 11:30 – Interviewing Tips

Click Here for the Event Flyer - English

Click Here for the Event Flyer - Spanish

More than 60 employers are participating, and all have immediate job openings and are looking to hire, including:

     •     AAA - The Auto Club Group, Chicago

     •     Advocate Health Care

     •     Autism Home Support Services

     •     Binny's Beverage Depot

     •     Carson's Furniture Gallery

     •     Ceannate Corp

     •     Cintas Corp

     •     Connection

     •     Construction Industry Services Corporation (CISCO)

     •     Covenant Retirement Communities

     •     CVS Health

     •     Cyberbridge International

     •     DHL eCommerce

     •     DO & CO Chicago Catering, Inc.

     •     DQS Inc.

     •     FedEx Ground

     •     First American Bank

     •     First Student Inc

     •     Fresenius Kabi USA

     •     Fresh Express

     •     Glenview Park District

     •     Grand Prairie Transit

     •     Illinois State Police

     •     John B. Sanfilippo & Son, INC.

     •     Kuehne Nagel

     •     La Quinta Inn & Suites

     •     Laborers Union Apprenticeship

     •     Legacy Healthcare

     •     Lloyd Agencies - Keep Kids Safe

     •     LSG Sky Chefs

     •     LTS Security

     •     Lutheran Social Services of Illinois

     •     Mariano's

     •     Modis

     •     Northern Suburban Special Recreation Association

     •     Novak & Parker

     •     Pace

     •     Physicians Immediate Care

     •     Pipefitters Local 597

     •     PLITEK LLC

     •     Plumber Local 130

     •     PolyScience

     •     Presbyterian Homes-Westminster Place

     •     Rescare/Chicago Healthcare Sector

     •     Richelieu Foods, Inc.

     •     Robert Half

     •     Sears Holdings Corp

     •     Sentinel Technologies

     •     Six Flags Great America

     •     Solano-DeCarrier LLC/dba/McDonald's

     •     Speedway LLC

     •     SRU Electric Inc

     •     TSI-The Service Innovators

     •     UPS

     •     USA Vein Clinics

     •     Verizon Wireless

     •     Walgreens

     •     Wintrust Financial

Reps. Schneider and Schakowsky Hiring Event