Looking for a Job? Rep. Schmidt to Host Job Fair in East St. Louis

State Representative Kevin Schmidt is thrilled to announce a his Job Fair taking place on Friday, November 3rd from 9am-1pm at the Wyvetter H. Younge Higher Education Campus Multipurpose Room, located in Building D at 601 James R. Thompson Blvd in East St. Louis. This event promises to be an exciting opportunity for job seekers to connect with local employers, gain valuable insights through free workshops, and advance their careers.

The event is open to the public with FREE admission and will feature three workshops aimed at equipping attendees with the essential skills needed for success in today’s competitive job market. The workshop schedule is as follows:

“Creating a Resume that Gets You Noticed” at 9:30am

“Inside Track to Interviewing with Confidence” at 10:30am

“How to Navigate the State Hiring Process” at 11:30am

These workshops will provide attendees with the knowledge and tools necessary to stand out and thrive in their job search.

Rep. Schmidt expressed his enthusiasm for the upcoming Job Fair, saying, “I’m excited to host this Job Fair, which serves as a valuable resource for individuals seeking employment opportunities. In these challenging times, it’s essential that we provide the support and guidance needed to help the people of our communities find meaningful employment. We’ve worked hard to bring together a diverse group of employers and provide informative workshops to empower our attendees.”

For more information about the event, including a comprehensive list of participating employers, please visit RepSchmidt.com. For inquiries or further information, please contact Rep. Schmidt’s office at 618-215-1050.

Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to kickstart your career, make meaningful connections with local employers, and gain the skills needed to land the job you’ve been looking for. State Representative Kevin Schmidt and his team look forward to welcoming you on November 3rd at the Wyvetter H. Younge Higher Education Campus in East St. Louis.

Employers scheduled to be in attendance:


CNB Bank

Caritas Family Solutions

Craftsman Industries

DraftKings at Casino Queen

East St. Louis Housing Authority

Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Southern Illinois

Express Employment Professionals

Federal Bureau of Prisons


Flexsey’s America Manufacturing Tire Additives


Illinois Central School Bus

Illinois Department of Central Management Services

Illinois Department of Children and Family Services

Illinois Department of Employment Security

Illinois Department of Human Services

Illinois Department of Innovation and Technology

Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice

Illinois Department of Natural Resources

Illinois Department of Public Health

Illinois Department of Transportation

Illinois Heartland Library

Illinois State Police

Love’s Travel Shop

Mid-American Workforce Investment Board

Leadership Council of SW Illinois

Phillips 66

Progress Rail

SIHF Healthcare

Schantz Manufacturing

Senior Services Plus

Southwestern Illinois Building and Construction Trades Council

St. Clair County

Stelar Manufacturing


Truck Centers Inc.


Veolia Environmental Services