Businesses host job fair in Cape Girardeau

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Dozens of people walked through the doors for a job fair today at the Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center.

People lined up to acquire details about job requirements for Pepsi, Mondi International, and QC Corporation.

Pepsi is looking to hire around 75 people for their new facility which is planned to open by late November of this year. 

Mondi and QC Corporation have expanded operations and are looking to employ about 25 new positions each. 

The Cape Girardeau Area MAGNET, which is an organization aiming to foster economic growth in the area, hosted the job fair.

Representatives say there is a need for employment in this area and it's important for those in our area to acquire these job openings.

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