Omaha, Nebraska 2021-07-23 14:36:24 –
Omaha, Nebraska (KMTV) — Job seekers now have many opportunities as many companies are working hard to fill the job openings.
The gymnasium at Ralston High School was full of companies ready to provide information and distribute applications, but turnout was not very high for job seekers.
“People lost their childcare and had to stop working at Ralston School after being hit by the COVID pandemic. Some are worried about working in an organization with a pandemic, but we are moving forward. We are really looking for the candidate we want. Put this behind us, “said Mike Ruprecht, Executive Director of Human Resources and School Improvement at Ralston Public School.
The fair featured various companies that are considering hiring immediately. Fifteen companies are looking for employees to join the team and they are trying to fill full-time and part-time positions.
Iowa Labor Development reported that the number of people living in Iowa who are unemployed and looking for a job has increased by more than 2,000. Statistics from May to June 2021.
“We have many entry-level positions and training. We hire people and take them from within to different positions,” said Gary Zouch, Coca-Cola Operations Manager. We train people. In order to earn a CDL and become a service technician, we do a lot of it in-house. “
Some companies are increasing benefits for part-time employees. Some say that providing a family-like atmosphere wants to make a difference.
“Here in Ralston there is a great family atmosphere. The people in our district really support each other. We have a close relationship with the community. We belong to a family that many others don’t have. It’s consciousness. Organization, “adds Rupprecht.
Companies are keen on hiring as local unemployment fluctuates. This is a list of companies that have attended job fairs and are currently hiring.
- Ralston Public School
- Baxter Automotive
- Apache Industrial Services
- Falewitch construction service
- Prime Communications
- Great Clips Omaha Design Team
- Cornhusker International Trucks, Inc.
- Chesterman Coca-Cola
- Truck center company
- B Street Collision Center
- Builders Supply Company
- Ralston School Foundation
- Arbor family counseling
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