Solon businesses hiring over 600 people

Solon businesses hiring over 600 people
(Source: Petersburg Public Works and Utilities)

SOLON, Ohio (WOIO) - The city is having a job fair with over 60 local businesses hiring more than 600 full-time, part-time and seasonal positions.

The job fair will be from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Solon Recreation Center at 35000 Portz Parkway on Friday, Nov. 15.

Some of the companies present at the job fair include; CVS, Cuyahoga County Public Library, Fifth Third Bank, Hobby Lobby, Officemax, Panera, Planet Fitness, and Superior Beverage Group.

“Over the last year, we’ve had 50 new businesses come to Solon and several of our existing businesses are expanding,” said Angee Shaker, the City of Solon’s director of business development.

Job candidates are encouraged to bring their resumes and be ready for potential on-the-spot interviews.

The openings include positions in service and retail, administrative and professional and manufacturing and trades.

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