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Thursday, March 26
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Eagan Civic Arena
3870 Pilot Knob Road
Eagan, MN


See map and driving directions

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. 

Employers, register today

No registration needed for job seekers. 

When: Thursday, March 26
Time: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: Eagan Civic Arena
(map and directions)

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 Char Morgan at 763-279-4333

Exhibitor Info

Join us in Eagan for this popular job fair!  In 2014 we hosted more than 1,200 job seekers for this one-day event.

Exhibitor fee: $150 

Registration includes 8x10 space with skirted table, two chairs and lunch for two participants. 

Register here

Participating Companies

Academy College
Line Crew, Flight Instructors, customer Service and Faculty
Accurate Home Care
Full Time and Part Time RN, LPN, PCA, CNA, Mental Health and Office positions
ACR Homes/ACR Healthcare
Full & Part-time Jobs and Careers; Program Counselors, Floats, Residential Supervisors, Nurses (RNs & LPNs), with occasional openings in HR, Finance, and Maintenance.
Adecco
Full time and part time, contract, contract-to-hire, and permanent placements, titles: assembly, production, shipping/receiving, customer service representative, Admin Assistant (all levels), Executive Admin Assistant, HR reps, and moremo
AllianceOne
Full Time
Argosy University, Twin Cities
Undergraduate and Graduate Students
ATLAS STAFFING INC
ASSEMBLY, FORKLIFT DRIVERS, MAIL SORTER, LINE COOKS,
AVON
Permanent/part-time Sales Reps.
Award Staffing
Printing, Assembly, Warehouse, Production, Machine Operation, Med Assembly, Landscaping, Inventory, Customer Service, Administrative and Hospitality.
Blue Cross Blue Shield Minnesota
Full-time
Border Foods - Taco Bell
Entry Level to Management, part time - full time, Team Member, Shift Manager, Assistant Manager, Restaurant General Manager
Bravura Computer Training & Certification
Possible Part Time Trainers
BTD Manufacturing
production operators, warehouse material handlers, robot welders, CNC machinists, paint engineer, yard drivers, tool makers, and maintenance technicians
Canterbury Park
full-time, part-time, seasonal
Capella University
Full time. Sales/Finance/Marketing/IT/Customer Service/Administrative/Operations/and many other openings
Caring Professionals Homecare, LLC
PCA (Personal Care Assistant), HMK (Homemaker) and RN (Registered Nurse)
Catallia Mexican Foods, LLC
Full Time - production, quality, maintenance, warehouse
Chart, Inc.
FT; engineers, welders, operations, manufacturing
Cintas Corporation
Full Time - Route Service Sales Representatives, Loaders and Unloaders, Assistant Floor Cleaning Specialist
Coca-Cola Refreshments
Full-time, part-time and seasonal jobs in sales, warehouse, delivery and manufacturing (see Enjoy Careers website for a full list of positions available)
Coldwell Banker Burnet
Real Estate Sales Professionals, Full/Part time
Comcast
All FT - Retail Sales, Residential Sales, Technician, and Customer Experience Agents
Compass Airlines, LLC
various full time
Convergys Corporation
Sales Support Agents, Customer Support Agents
Corestaff Service/ Shutterfly
full time seasonal
CrossCountry Freight Solutions
full/part time: Drivers & Freight Handlers
Cub Foods
Part Time Cashiers, Deli, Clean Team, Stock
Dakota County Technical College/Inver Hills Community College
full/part time
DEED
FT, PT, Permanent, Temp all occupations
Dept of Labor & Industry
N/A
Doherty Staffing Solutions
Temporary, Temp-to-Hire, Direct Hire
Deli Express
Full Time
Doherty: The Employment Experts
Temporary, Temp-to-Hire, Direct Hire
Dungarvin
Full Time & Part Time, Permanent, Direct Support Staff, Program Manager
Dymax Service
Full Time- Sales Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Field Service Technician, Senior Field Service Technician
E.A. Sween / Deli Express
Full Time
Entrust Datacard
Full time, Engineering, Software Development, and many more!
Experience Works
We place people in PT training assignments with the ultimate goal of them finding unsubsidized PT or FT employment based on their needs and desire.
Express Employment Professionals
full time, temp-to-hire, Light Industrial and Office
Farmers Insurance & Financial Services
Insurance Agents, Insurance Producers, Customer Service and Financial Advisors (Full-time/permanent)
Farmers Insurance District 17
Full time
FedEx Ground
Full and Part Time Package Handlers, Linehaul Contracted Service Providers.
Fernbrook Family Center
Full Time and Part Time, Mental Health Practitioners, Mental Health Behavioral Aides, Qualified Mental Health Professional, Out Patient Therapists, Psychologists
Fidelity Building Services, LLC
Full and Part Time Janitorial Positions
Findly on behalf of Coca-Cola
Full/Part-time, Temporary, Drivers, Driver Merchandisers, Mechanics, Warehouse
Garden & Associates Translators & Interpreters
On call Professional Interpreters needed
GE Power & Water
Manufacturing / Maintenance / Warehouse / Supervisory
Good Samaritan Society Inver Grove Heights
FT/PT RN; PT Cooks, PT Dietary Aides: PT Laundry; PT Housekeeping; FT and PT  NARs
Goodwill Easter Seals
Full time/Part time, Professional, Retail, Human Services
H&R Block
Tax Professional
Hedberg Supply
full time permanent and seasonal positions: Marketing Manager, Various Yard Positions and Various City Desk positions
Hilton Garden Inn
We are looking for Full/Part time as well as temporary positions for several departments at our 3 Eagan hotels.
HMS Host
Full time, permanent, Food Service
Interstate Truck Driving School of MN, LLC
Local, Regional and Over-the-Road Truck Driving Opportunities
iQor
Full Time, Contact Center Agents, Customer Service Agents, Collection Agents
JCPenney
Positions include PT Service Specialists, Support Specialists, Product Experts in Jewelry and Shoes, and Commisioned Window/Furniture Associates,
KEB America, Inc.
Assembly, Material Handling, Machinists, QA Inspection, Service and Repair (Electronic), Application Engineers
Kelly Educational Staffing
Substitute/on call/ long term Teachers, Paraprofessinals, and Custodian positions available.
Lowes
Full/ part time / seasonal
Lyman Companies and Carpentry Contractors Co.
full time, Class A Drivers, Forklift Operators, Residential Carpenters
M&M Mortgage, LLC
Mortgage Loan Originators
Mall of America
full time, part time, seasonal, attractions, security, maintenance, housekeeping
Mayo Clinic
administration, business, finance, advanced practitioner, clerical, clinical/research labs, information technology, engineering, nursing and pharmacy.
MDM Rubicon, Inc.
Direct Support Professionals, full time and part time positions available
Mediacom Communications Corp
Technical Operations, Commercial/Business Sales, Direct Sales, Marketing, Customer Service, IT, Business Operations, and many other areas….
Medtronic
Administrative, Marketing, Engineering, Production, Finance
Minnesota Disability Determination Services
Disability Examiners
Minnesota Gastroenterology, P.A.
Full time, permanent, Centralized Scheduler, Patient Coordinator, Registered Nurse
Minnesota Grinding, Inc.
Full time, permanent, Precision Grinding Technicians, all shifts available
MPS Technical
Medical Assembly, Engineering, Clerical, Electro-Mechanical, CNC
Mystic Lake Casino Hotel / Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community
full and part time.  Many hotel, restaurant, & casino positions: cashiers, janitors, room attendants, concessions, bartenders, servers, cocktail servers, and corporate positions.
Opportunity Partners
Direct Support Professionals, Adult Special Education Instructor, Supported Employment Coach. Full time, part time, and on-call opportunities available.
Options Residential Inc./Options Family & Behavior Services
Direct Support Professional, Site Supervisor, Program Manager, Behavior Technician
Pace Analytical Services, Inc.
Full time. Lab Techs: Physical Property Technicians, Warehouse Technicians, Product Testing Technicians, Process Technicians, Pilot Scale Technicians
Paychex, Inc.
Full time Customer Service/Payroll Specialist, Full Time Outside Sales Representative
Perkins & Marie Callender's LLC
Servers, Cooks, Bakers, Hosts, Prep Cooks
Pilot Flying J
Retail & Restaurant General Managers, Retail & Restaurant Assistant Managers, Retail and Restaurant Shift Managers, Deli Managers, Deli Shift Managers, Retail Sales Specialists, Coffee Hosts, Maintenance, Cashiers, Team Members
Polar Semiconductor, LLC
Full time
Prescription Landscape
Full Time Landscape Foreman, Full Time Landscape Crew Members, Full Time Grounds Care Foreman, Full Time Grounds Care Crew Members
Primerica
Sales & Sales Management, full & part-time
Prometric
5 Part-time Premanent- 1 Full time
Questar Assessment, Inc.
 full-time days in Apple Valley and Bloomington; part-time evening positions in Apple Valley
Rasmussen College
Full Time
REM Minnesota
Full/Part time, Direct Support Professionals, Program Coordinators
SanMar
Full-time, part-time
Schmitty & Sons
Bus Drivers PT & FT, Mechanics FT, Bus Washers FT
SEEK Careers/Staffing
Positions may be either full-time or part-time. Opportunities include light industrial, office administration, accounting, skilled, and professional.
Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community / Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
full and part time.  Many hotel, restaurant, & casino positions: cashiers, janitors, room attendants, concessions, bartenders, servers, cocktail servers, and corporate positions.
Spartan Staffing
Full Time, temp/permanent, manufacturing and production
State of MN - MN.IT Services
Full permanent and temporary Information Technology Specialists
Summit Academy OIC
Job Training Program
SuperAmerica
Full time District Manager, Store Manager, Co-Manager Trainees, and retail CSR, and Shift Leaders
TCF Bank
FT/PT BSR, SA and Customer Service
Teaching Temps, Inc.
F/T P/T employment in Early Childhood Professionals (Aides, Assistants, Teachers), Paraprofessional and Licensed Teachers. All of our positions with our company are regular permanent positions.
TelCom Construction, Inc.
Full Time Laborers, Operators, Locators, Aerial Lineman, Foreman
The Home Depot
Part-time both temp and permanent
THE RIGHT STAFF
Medical Assembly, General Assembly, Pick and Pack, Warehouse, Customer Service, General Office, Machine Operating,
Thomas Allen
Full/part time, Program Counselor, Support Services Counselor
Thrivent Financial
Full-Time Financial Adviser
TruGreen
Full time, Inside/Outside Sales, Residential Lawn Specialist
TPI Hospitality
We are looking for Full/Part time as well as temporary positions for several departments at our 3 Eagan hotels.
Twin Cities Wrecker Sales, Inc
Outside Sales - full time, New Install Mechanic - full time, Service Tech - full time, Auto body Painter - full time, Office Personnel - full time, Accounting Personnel - full time
Union Pacific
Transportation and Engineering
Up North Plastics
Full Time - Packagers and Machine Operators
Uponor
Full Time (Design Technicians, Machine Operators) Interns (Engineering, Marketing)
UPS
Part Time Package Handlers / Seasonal Drivers
UTC Aerospace Systems
Full Time Permanent
Valley Staffing
clerical - light industrial
Valmont Industries
Full-time, permanent general shop labor (machine operators, shippers, etc)
Vertical Limit Construction
Wells Fargo
Phone Banker, Sales Banker, Phone Banker Premier
World Duty Free Group
full and part time, various shifts


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. Select the workshop title for more information and to register. 

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!