Job Market at the Meridian
May 22, 2021 • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Market at the Meridian
2nd & Douglas
Yankton, SD 57078
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Free to Attend
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stop downtown to the corner of 2nd and Douglas in Yankton for the Market at the Meridian to shop the produce, baked goods, gift items, JOBS and listen to music!
If you are seeking full-time, part-time or flexible employment or you want to learn more about available careers, you are invited to the next free job fair on Saturday, May 22 from 9am – 12pm at the Market at Meridian. Job seekers, youth, parents, teachers and community members can explore diverse and rewarding career opportunities while visiting with numerous regional employers. Attendees will be eligible to register for door prizes during this event.
Employers who will be at this weekend's Job Market:
- Kolberg-Pioneer / Astec Companies
- Applied Engineering
- Right at Home
According to Career Fair Plus, six reasons to attend a job fair include:
- Become comfortable visiting with an employer which cannot easily be done with an online job search. Job fairs are more relaxed environments.
- Networking opportunities is critical for finding a good job. Building your network may help you make a contact who can help your career years from now.
- Learning how to practice presenting yourself to an employer. You will become more comfortable introducing yourself and talking about your skills which will help prepare you for the interview.
- Staying connected with job options. You can learn what type of jobs are open and if someone is seeking an internship.
- The more contacts you make the more opportunities you will have to land a job or internship.
- You can brush up your skills while visiting with employers. Learn more about which key skills you should develop and list on the resume.
For more information, please contact the SD Department of Labor or Rita Nelson at GreaterYanktonLiving.com.