Date: 3/5/2018
Information Contact 1: Robert Vetter : (208) 364-7781, ext. 3193 : 

Young Adult Career Events Highlight In-Demand Occupations

Treasure Valley young adults will have a chance to meet with staff and participate in tours of companies representing in-demand occupations at a series of events in March and April.

The goal of the career series is to help young adults see a future in the selected occupations - not as just a job, but as a career with advancement and good wage growth, according to Robert Vetter, supervisor of the Canyon County Idaho Department of Labor office, organizer of the events.

The series culminates with a large hiring event April 18 at the Canyon County Labor office from 9 – 11:30 a.m. and again from 3 – 6 p.m. Several local employers representing the featured occupations and more will be represented at the hiring event.

Occupations featured, dates and details about the career events follow:


March 7, 2 p.m.

Tour of J.R. Simplot in Caldwell OR

Tour of Plexus Manufacturing Solutions in Nampa.

Must be 18 to participate, RSVP required.

Health Care Systems

March 14, 2 p.m.

Tour and meet with staff of Saint Alphonsus Nampa Health Plaza.

Must be 18 to participate, RSVP required.

Construction and Trades

March 28, 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.

O’Connor Field House in Caldwell.

Meet with employers in construction and trades industries.

Technology / IT / Energy

April 11, 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Stevens-Henager Nampa campus.

Meet with employers in tech/IT/energy industries.

To sign up or for more information, please contact Bob Vetter at (208) 364-7781, ext. 3193 or by email at


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