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Jefferson College is seeking area professionals from a variety of career fields to participate in the annual Career Expo that helps area elementary school students begin to make educated choices about future occupations.

The event will be held on Tuesday, February 28, from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Field House on the Hillsboro campus.

The purpose of the free event is to provide students with information about a variety of professions before they make career decisions. Students obtain a better grasp of their options by being exposed to a variety of job areas. It is one of many learning opportunities Jefferson College provides as a leader in career and technical education. Representatives from area businesses, industry and the community are invited to answer questions about career opportunities, employment possibilities, and future job trends, while presenting hands-on demonstrations.

Some of the many career fields/professionals that are needed include:

  • Arts/Humanities
  • Business
  • Healthcare
  • Human Services
  • Manufacturing
  • Natural Resources/Agriculture

There is no cost for career professionals/experts to participate in the expo. Set-up begins at 7 a.m. and registration includes a table, chairs, and complimentary breakfast. The educational expo is not a recruiting event and attending students will not be eligible for hire.

Registration for professionals/experts can be completed online at For more information about the Career Expo, contact Jenna Schwartz at (636) 481-3268 or email


Explore your career using FOCUS2. Take career assessments and research career options. NOTE: jefferson is the registration key. 

For questions, please contact Employment Services, at or 636-481-3223.

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