Buchanan County, IA, USA

The modern four-lane U.S. Highway system makes Buchanan County, Iowa a great location to reach the top metropolitan commerce centers in the Midwest in a short amount of time.

Employment Opportunities | Buchanan County, Iowa, USA

Buchanan County Career Fair: 4-8 p.m. October 21, 2014

Are you in need of a job, seeking better employment opportunities or would like to find a job closer to home? We can respond to your needs. The Buchanan County Economic Development Commission (BCEDC) and Sedona Staffing Services will be hosting a career fair on Tuesday, October 21, 4:00-8:00. The fair will be held at Heartland Acres, 2600 Swan Lake Blvd., Independence, IA 50644

The career fair is free to attend and many Buchanan County businesses will be on hand to share information on available jobs and future career opportunities. Prior registration for job seekers in not required. Dress appropriately, bring a resume or employment history information and visit the career fair on October 21.

Are you a Buchanan County business that would like to exhibit at the career fair?  Contact George Lake at BCEDC: 319-334-7497 director@growbuchanan.com

Other partner organizations in attendance include Iowa Workforce Development, Hawkeye Community College, Independence Area Chamber of Commerce and Veterans Affairs.

Indee Chamber Hosts Job Website for area businesses and job seekers.


The Independence Area Chamber of Commerce, an Office 112 partner, has revamped their website to feature a 'Job Opportunity' section that posts the latest available positions in the area. Every registered employer can create their own unique profile which contains company name, location, description and currently open positions. This profile also makes posting future jobs simpler with the pre-fill ‘Add Job’ form.

If you an Employer, don’t forget to post internship/unpaid positions for high school or college students looking to gain experience to further their education. Those seeking employment or job experience can post their resume for potential employers to view without specifically applying for a position.

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Buchanan County Economic Development Commission
PO Box 109
Independence, IA 50644
Office: 319.334.7497
Fax: 319.334.5982