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Grand Rapids Business Journal reports that the staffing agency Express Employment Professionals is hosting a job fair to all this week to fill those positions. They'll be doing phone and in person interviews every day through Friday, June 25h.

They're hiring for light industrial positions ranging in pay from $14 to $20 per hour. All shifts are available.

David Robb, director of operations for Express Pros Grand Rapids, tells GRBJ,

The Grand Rapids economy is rebounding from the pandemic faster than most regions in the country. This is creating very strong hiring demand and increasing wages for workers. If someone is looking to return to work or to find a better job, now is a great time to do that. We are helping connect people to full-time permanent jobs at some of the best companies in Grand Rapids. Job seekers working with Express will likely be able to choose between dozens of different job opportunities to ensure they get the best job, pay, location and schedule for their needs.

If you'd like to participate you can set up an in-person or phone interview here or by calling (616) 281-0611 7a.m. to 6p.m. Monday through Friday.

Walk-ins are also welcome at Express Employment Professionals at 1760 44th St. SW, Suite 10, in Wyoming 7a.m. to 6p.m.

Open positions include:

• Machine Operator - $15-$18.75/hr
• Quality Inspector - $14-$17/hr
• Mechanical Assembly - $15-$16/hr
• Forklift Driver - $15-$18/hr
• Warehouse Worker - $14-$18/hr
• Delivery Driver - $17-$18/hr
• Grounds Worker - $14-$15/hr
• Production Worker - $14-$18/hr
• General Labor - $13-$15/hr
• CNC Machine Operator - $16-$17.50/hr
• Sewer/Upholstery - $15-$20/hr
• Press Operator - $18/hr
• Cleaner - $13-$14/hr
• Medical Manufacturer Assembly - $16/hr
• Electrical Assembly - $14-$15.50/hr
• Shipping & Receiving - $14-$16/hr
• Packaging Operator - $15-$17/hr
• Foundry General Labor - $16/hr

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