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UPDATE: Dane Co. Regional Job Fair held at Alliant Energy Center

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Courtesy: Dane County Job Center Courtesy: Dane County Job Center

UPDATE (WKOW) -- The annual job fair put on by the Dane County Job Center was held on Wednesday at the Alliant Energy Center.

More than 180 employees were on hand to talk to people looking for work. They reviewed resumes and held practice interviews. Positions are available in health care, manufacturing, agriculture and social services.

Organizers say if you missed the event, don't worry. The job center is open on Monday-Friday, with offices in both Jefferson and Sauk Counties. The offices offer help with job searches, resume preparation and interview coaching.

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MADISON (WKOW) -- If you or someone you know is looking for a job, an event this week at the Alliant Energy Center can help.

The Dane County Job Center is hosting the annual Dane County Regional Job Fair at the Alliant Energy Center Wednesday, March 22 from 12:00 - 5:00 p.m. The "job prep area" opens early at 10:00 a.m. so job-seekers can get help with interviewing skills and staff members can review their resumes.

More than 150 businesses will be at the job fair with thousands of job openings in dozens of industries.

There will be free transportation provided by Badger Bus from several locations: Verona Public Library, Middleton Public Library, Sun Prairie Public Library and the Dane County Job Center. Entry and parking at Alliant Energy Center are both free to people applying for jobs. 

If you want to learn more, see the list of employers attending the job fair or need information on bus pick-up times, click on this link.

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