Rep. Haas Hosts Free Job Fair!

KANKAKEE – State Representative Jackie Haas (R-Kankakee) will be hosting a free job fair on June 5th from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Knights of Columbus, located at 187 S. Indiana Avenue in Kankakee. Over 50 employers will be present at this event.

“I am excited to announce my upcoming 4th annual job fair!” said Rep. Haas. “Connecting constituents in need of work with potential employers is a great resource for our community. I invite any interested job seekers to join us at this event!” 

This event will also include free workshops, including ‘How to Navigate Through the State of Illinois Hiring Process’ at 9:00 AM, ‘I Have an Interview…Now What?’ at 9:30 AM, and ‘How to Write a Resume to Get Noticed!’ at 10:30 AM. 

Employers present at this event include:

  • ABF Freight
  • Aerotek
  • Aflac
  • Agente Staffing
  • City of Kankakee
  • Collective Balance Counseling
  • Gilman Healthcare Center
  • Heartland Harvest
  • Helen Wheeler Center
  • Heritage Woods of Dwight
  • IBEW NECA Local 176 JATC
  • I-KAN Regional Office of Education
  • Illinois Department of Central Management Services
  • Illinois Department of Children & Family Services
  • Illinois Department of Corrections
  • Illinois Department of Employment Security
  • Illinois Department of Human Services
  • Illinois Department of Innovation & Technology
  • Illinois Department of Natural Resources
  • Illinois Department of Public Health
  • Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Illinois Gaming Board
  • Illinois State Police
  • Illinois Tollway
  • Kankakee City Police Department
  • Kankakee Community College
  • Kankakee County Government
  • Kankakee County Sheriff
  • Kankakee County Training Center
  • Legal Shield
  • MABAS 7 FIRE Chief 
  • Med Solutions LLC
  • Milner Media Partners
  • NECA IBEW Local 176 JATC
  • Nexus Indian Oaks Family Healing
  • Nicor Gas
  • Nucor Steel 
  • Operating Engineers Local 150
  • PACE
  • PACTIV Evergreen
  • Pipefitters Local Union 597
  • Riverside Healthcare
  • Rosie Mae Home Care
  • TRIO Educational Opportunity Center – Governor’s State University
  • Talent Strategy
  • The Reserves Network
  • USPS
  • and more!

For more information about this event, call 815-523-7779 or visit