Job fair in Overland Park to attract about 60 companies, 300 openings

Nearly 60 Kansas City area companies will be seeking to fill about 300 openings at a job fair next Wednesday in Overland Park.

The Kansas City Spring Career Expo will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Blvd. Admission and parking is free.

Among the employers scheduled to attend are Waddell Reed, Hillshire Brands, Multi Service, US Bank, Macy’s, Schwan’s, and ALDI Foods. Businesses will have job openings in sales, customer service, management, hospitality, assembly producion, information technology, healthcare, administrative and warehouse positions.

Job candidates are encouraged to pre-register, dress professionally and bring resumes. For more information: go to, or call 913-383-1100 .

The Star