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OCC Job & Career Fair April 26

Job Fair GraphicOlney Central College will host its annual Spring Career Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 26 in the OCC Gymnasiu

Those attending will include: Toyota Boshuku, Illinois Department of Transportation, TrustBank, Walmart Distribution Center, UPS, Rides Mass Transit, Terre Haute Electric, Plumbers and Steamfitters UA Local 157, Illinois State Police, Good Samaritan Hospital, CEFS Economic Opportunity Corporation, Sherwin Williams, Camp Little Giant — Southern Illinois University, Wireless Mikes, Job Works, Community Support Systems and Seiaoa.

Educational institutions participating include: Illinois Eastern Community Colleges, OCC’s GED and Adult Education Program and Greenville College.

OCC Career Services Coordinator Allan Alldredge is continuing to accept participants and expects additional businesses to attend.

Alldredge stressed the event is for the public as well as students. He encourages both to take advantage of this opportunity to network and to learn more about area businesses.

“We have averaged around 200 people for the last three job fairs and we’re hoping even more people will come out this time,” he added.

For additional information about the event, contact Alldredge at 618-395-7777, ext. 2019. Updates also are available at

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