Group will host an open interview day from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 6 at
each of its 50 Midwest branch offices throughout the U.S. The
Washington County location is 1017B Main St., West Bend.
With the daylong
hiring push, QPS hopes to fill nearly 12,000 job openings, including
many in the manufacturing industry.
Oct. 6 is also
National Manufacturers Day.
In a news
release, QPS said, “According to a Bureau of Labor Statistics report
released in September 2017, there are 6.2 million job openings
nationwide. The August national unemployment rate was listed at 4.4
percent, with many areas in the Midwest seeing even lower rates than
that. The U.S. unemployment rate has steadily declined over the past
eight years since it reached 10 percent in October 2009.
every day 10,000 new baby boomers retire and will continue to do so
for the next 13 years. Many of these boomers currently fill skilled
manufacturing positions, so career opportunity in this field is