Your New Career Starts Now During In-Demand Jobs Week

Written by David Siders, Civic Engagement Coordinator, Downtown Main Library

In-Demand Jobs Week is May 1–5, 2023 and is a celebration of the jobs, industries, and skills that are in-demand in Ohio. These industries represent career opportunities with living wages and advancement opportunities.

On Thursday, May 4, CHPL is joining the celebration and hosting a Logistics and Transportation Job Fair featuring employers eager to hire for a variety of roles. Learn more about the event taking place at the Walnut Hills Branch Library.

Find Your New Career During In-Demand Jobs Week

Meet with local employers and training providers in the logistics and supply chain industry at the Logistics and Transportation Job Fair on May 3 from 2-4 p.m. at the Walnut Hills Branch Library. Featured employers include:

  • OhioMeansJobs Cincinnati-Hamilton County
  • Amazon
  • UPS
  • Caterpillar Ohio
  • Road Dog Logistics
  • The Kable Group
  • UC School of IT
  • Tata Consultancy Services
  • US Postal Service
  • And more!

This job fair is made possible through partnering with OhioMeansJobs Cincinnati-Hamilton County. “We are excited to partner with the Cincinnati & Hamilton County Public Library to host a Logistics and Transportation Job Fair at the Walnut Hills Branch Library during In-Demand Jobs Week! Logistics and Transportation are important for our local and national economy; the careers in this industry offer living wages, job security, and benefits. Hosting at CHPL makes employment opportunities more accessible to Hamilton County neighborhoods,” says Lynne Riehle, OhioMeansJobs Cincinnati-Hamilton County Director

Find more information, schedule of events, and pre-registration for this job fair and others throughout In-Demand Jobs Week on the OhioMeansJobs website.

Education, Resources, Training. Free with Your Library Card

The Library has services, resources, and staff to guide you through your job search and connections with community organizations in nearly every career field. With your library card, you can jumpstart your career with free resources including:

  • Appointments with expert library staff to discuss your goals and unlock your potential.
  • Online resources such as JobNow, which provides live, expert job coaches to help you on your job search, and LinkedIn Learning, with thousands of video tutorials on technical software, technology, and creative pathways as well as soft skills.
  • Virtual or in-person events for job-seekers to clean up your resume, learn interview tips, and more.
  • Thousands of books and audiobooks available to borrow with your library card.

Visit the Adult Learning Center at the Downtown Main Library or on our website to get started.

What’s next? Learn more about our Career Fair on Wednesday, May 10 at the Walnut Hills Branch Library in partnership with the City of Cincinnati. Meet City-certified employers from minority-owned, women-owned, and small and other businesses hiring for internships, co-ops, and full-time positions. 

Learn more about the Logistics and Transportation Job Fair on May 4 from 2-4 p.m. at the Walnut Hills Branch Library.