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Opportunity Knocks: previewing the annual job fair hosted by Congressman Jim Banks

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) — On Monday’s edition of Opportunity Knocks, Derek Pillie, Constituent Services Director for U.S. Rep. Jim Banks, previewed the annual job fair hosted by the congressman.

It’s being held Thursday, August 15 from noon until 3:00 p.m. in the Walb Union International Ballroom at Purdue University Fort Wayne.

The job fair will feature more than 80 employers with a total of nearly 3,000 job openings across a variety of industries, from manufacturing to tree farming.

The fair will also feature education providers and WorkOne Northeast will also provide help with resumes and interviewing techniques.

Emily Dwire

Emily Dwire is the morning and noon anchor for ABC21. She joined the news team in 2012 after graduating from Ball State University with a bachelor’s degree in TCOM

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