Gem State Roundup

60 companies looking to fill hundreds of positions at Idaho Job & Career Fair in Meridian

By: - September 2, 2022 4:00 am
Job seeker and interviewee shake hands

Job seekers are encouraged to attend a multi-employer hiring event in Meridian. (Courtesy of Pixabay)

Job seekers can meet with more than 60 companies about hundreds of open positions from 2-6 p.m. Sept. 22 at the Idaho Job & Career Fair, according to a press release.

Attendees can drop off a resume, ask questions and schedule interviews for full-time, part-time and seasonal jobs at the free event, which will be held at the Wahooz Galaxy Event Center, 1385 S. Blue Marlin Lane in Meridian. First-time job seekers and experienced candidates are encouraged to attend.

Jobs are available in the industries of education, transportation, behavioral health, food services, nursing, administration, dispatch, heavy equipment operation, caregiving, bus driving, law enforcement, finance, construction, retail, machinists, mental health care, sales, manufacturing, auditing, security, labor, technicians, hospitality, customer service, tax specialists, shipping/receiving, engineering, public service, maintenance and more.

To prepare for the event, job seekers are encouraged to bring multiple copies of their resume, be ready to discuss job opportunities, related skills and qualifications, and have all the information needed to fill out job applications. For information and to register for the event, go to

Companies interested in recruiting at the Idaho Job & Career Fair should contact IBL Events at 208-376-0464 or email [email protected].


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Christina Lords
Christina Lords

Christina Lords is the editor-in-chief of the Idaho Capital Sun and has been a professional journalist covering local and state government since graduating from the University of Idaho in 2009. A Pocatello native, Lords is a fifth-generation Idahoan who served as a reporter at the Moscow-Pullman Daily News and the Post Register in Idaho Falls and served as assistant editor for the Idaho Press in Nampa. She also led the Idaho Statesman in Boise for two years before turning to nonprofit journalism.