Omaha Public Library (OPL) and AARP are pleased to announce the 13th annual John Bernardi Job Fair. The event is named in memory of former Charles B. Washington Branch manager John Bernardi who was instrumental in its implementation. All job-seekers are welcome to participate on Friday, May 15, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Charles B. Washington Branch, 2868 Ames Ave., 402-444-4849.
Job opportunities in a variety of fields will be available. The list of employers includes Alorica, Ameristar, Associated Staffing, Burger King, the City of Omaha, CON-E-CO (Concrete Equipment Company), Hawkins Construction Company, Home Instead Senior Care, Methodist Health System, Omaha Staffing, Omaha Steaks, Omaha World-Herald, Securitas Security Services, The Vitamin Shoppe, University of Nebraska Omaha, Visiting Nurse Association, Zig Drywall, and more. Businesses interested in participating in the job fair should call 402.444.4849. There is no fee to participate and businesses are encouraged to register as soon as possible.
OPL’s collection includes the latest books and materials for job seekers and online resources such as the tutor.com Career Center. Online resources are available 24 hours a day to anyone with an OPL card.
A workshop to help prepare for the Job Fair will be offered at Washington Branch on Wednesday, May 13, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sessions will include information about preparing resumes, interview skills, where to seek employment and more. Lunch will be provided for registered participants.
Visit omahalibrary.org for information on additional programs and events at Omaha Public Library’s 12 metro locations.