SmartZones partner to host career fair
HOUGHTON — MTEC SmartZone, Innovate Marquette SmartZone and the Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corporation are gearing up to host the fifth annual Return North Professional Careers Fair on May 20.
Return North, presented by TriMedia Environmental & Engineering, is aimed at attracting alumni, former residents and friends of the UpperPeninsula of Michigan back to the region.
A collaborative effort between all three Upper Peninsula-based SmartZones, this virtual event connects jobseekers with local, hiring companies and supports the attraction and retention of quality professionals in the area.
This event is free to job seekers and open to the community. Using the Career Fair Plus virtual platform, job seekers and companies interested in participating can register online and RSVP by visiting return-north.com.
The cost for employers to participate is $200 per company or organization.
Included in the $200 registration fee, employers will receive their company logo on the official Return North website with a clickable link back to their company’s website as well as full virtual booth capabilities to connect with qualified professionals.
Return North organizers invite Upper Peninsula-based businesses as well as companies with open remote positions to participate and connect with job prospects in one-on-one and group sessions.