TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — Work One West Central Indiana helped various companies in the Wabash Valley fill open positions.
G.E. Aviation, Great Dane and 18 other companies were invited Wednesday to participate in a job fair at the MCL Banquet Hall in the Meadows Shopping Center.
Officials with Work One said it is important all 250 available jobs be filled by local residents.
“A great thing for the local economy to have all of these jobs and have them filled with these skilled positions. All of the employers here today have good paying , lots have benefits,” Brad Trusler, a business consultant, said. “It’s just a benefit to the community to have these high paying jobs and a benefit to have all of these companies participating today.”
Trusler added that multiple employers are offering competitive wages between $17-$28 per hour as well as benefits.
“A lot of companies in today’s market can incentives and bonuses to job seekers,” Trusler said.
If you were unable to attend this job fair, but are interested in seeking employment you can visit the a Work One office or visit their website.