STERLING HEIGHTS (WWJ) –– Employers from the metro area will be ready to meet and interview hundreds of candidates for experienced and entry-level career opportunities at the Sterling Heights Career Fair.

The event wil be held Thursday, Nov. 21 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Best Western, Sterling Heights, 34911 Van Dyke Ave.

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For more information visit or call (734) 956-4550.

Participating companies want to hire 500 job seekers for several positions including information technology, skilled trades, manufacturing, truck driving, retail, engineering, management, food services, sales and customer services.

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Candidates are encouraged to dress in interview clothing and plan to interview with 50 local companies.

Also, resume-writing experts will be onsite to offer free resume evaluations.

The Sterling Heights Career Fair is free for all job seekers to attend with free parking as well.

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Hiring Companies Include Art Van Furniture, Endeavor Air, La-Z-Boy, Sodecia, C-Mac Transportation, Verizon Wireless, American Axle Manufacturing and Die Tronik, Aflac Insurance, Global Information Technology, Speedway – Gas Station Stores, First Financial Insurance Group, The Art Institute, Mortgage Builder Software, New York Life Insurance, New Horizons Computer Learning Center, Franchise Specialist – Franchise Opportunities, Matco Tools – Franchise Business Opportunity, Schwan’s Home Service, H & H Wholesale Distributors, Waddell & Reed Financial Advisors, Logistic One Ltd., Rush Trucking, Michigan Staffing, Work Skills Corporation, Aerotek, Steve Rodgers Doctor Energy Saver, CVS Caremark, Sears Product Repair, Powers Distributing, Pro-Weld Inc., Allegra Direct Communications, Match RX, Heat Treating Services, Independent Community Care Service, Titan Solutions, Minacs, IT Technology, Telegration Inc., Proto Gage Tool & Die, AGS Automotive, Smart I.T. Services, International Trucking School, Snelling Staffing Roseville, Rxtra Solutions and many other companies.