High School & College Students – GET HIRED at the KidsMatter Student Job Fair!
The annual Job Fair is THE one-stop place for young people to find seasonal & summer jobs. The Fair provides job opportunities as well as mock interviews, resume workshops, and internship opportunities to prepare students for the workforce. Endorsed by the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce, this year’s Fair has 40+ employers offering 1750 jobs!
Don’t miss this free opportunity to connect with a wide variety of employers from area businesses who hire teens and young adults for part-time employment. This year’s businesses include Cookie Dough Creations, Monarch Landing, YMCA, McDonald’s, Players Indoor Sports, Illinois Energy Windows & Siding, Hollywood Palms Cinema, Chipotle, Bolingbrook Park District, Meijer, Panda Express, Jewel-Osco, Odyssey Fun World, Home Depot, Gap, Subway, The Fun Ones, Ann Taylor Loft, Culver’s, Chicagoland Pool Management, Lowe’s, Walgreen’s, Subway, Yogurt Beach, Standard Market, Western DuPage Special Recreation Association, and AMC Showcase Theatres, as well as many others.
Each student who attends the Fair will receive a free Resource Booklet summarizing the opportunities available at each participating business along with their contact information. The booklet also includes a section that provides tips and tactics students can refer to in order to increase their odds of securing a job. It answers questions such as:
“How do I prepare for an interview?”
“Who should I use as a reference?”
“What qualities are employers looking for?”
Special On Site Opportunities to Prepare Students for the Workforce!
- Mock Interview Station – Practice interview skills with business professionals!
- Resume Building & Online Networking
- Internship Opportunities
This event is FREE for all students and generally targets youth age 16-23 years of age.
KidsMatter wants to prepare you for the Job Fair so you are ready to meet your potential employers. Please keep in mind: you never get a second chance to make a first impression! If you complete the following survey, you will be entered into a raffle for Park District Beach & Paddle Boat Passes. Simply bring your ID to the Job Fair on March 26! Click Here to Take the Survey
Business sponsors include: Great Lakes Credit Union, McDonald’s, Illinois Energy Windows & Siding, Chicagoland Pool Management, Illinois State Representative Darlene Senger , Klein, Hall, & Associates, LLC, and Western DuPage Special Recreation Association.
For more information about this event, please contact Bridget Hatch, Marketing & Event Manager, at Bridget@KidsMatter2us.org or call 630-527-6562.