Schakowsky and Schneider to Host Hiring Event in Des Plaines

EVANSTON, IL - CongresswomanJan Schakowsky (IL-09) and Congressman Brad Schneider (IL-10) will host a hiring event at Oakton Community College on Tuesday, May 28 from 10:00am to 1:00pm. Doors open 30 minutes early for veterans at 9:30am.

More than 70 local employers with current openings at all experience levels will be on-site to meet with job seekers. A full list of participating employers is available on our Eventbrite page.

The event will also feature workshops for attendees, including: How to Use LinkedIn in Your Job Search, How to Network in Your Job Search, and Planning a Targeted Job Search. Event partners include the Illinois Department of Employment Security, National Able Network and Oakton Community College.

Who:               Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky

                        Congressman Brad Schneider

                        More than 70 local employers

                        Job seekers

What:             2019 Hiring Event

When:             Tuesday, May 28, 2019         

                        10:00am – 1:00pm
*Doors open early at 9:30am for veterans

Where:           Oakton Community College - Tenhoeve Room

1600 E. Golf Rd

Des Plaines, IL 60016


Media RSVP: Credentialed media who plan to attend should RSVP to Miguel Ayala at (202) 225-2111 or




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