Waukesha-Ozaukee-Washington (WOW) Development Center Job Fair

Nearly 600 job seekers met with 145 businesses at the WOW Workforce Development Center job fair. Here are some highlights…

  • 55% of job seekers reside in Waukesha County and 33% reside in Milwaukee County
  • 53% are unemployed, 19% are employed full-time, 19% are employed part-time
  • 24% were between the ages of 46-55, 21% over 56, 20% between 25-35, 19% between 18-24
  • 39% have a 4 year degree or higher, 29% have some college experience, 15% have a high school degree
  • 25% of job seekers were looking for customer service jobs, 20% manufacturing & industrial skills trades, 19% administrative assistant & general office, 18% sales/retail