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Connecting businesses
with area job seekers.

As a member, you'll gain opportunities to promote your businesses job openings and market them toward a broad audience. 

WEAR IT WEDNESDAYS

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The Winona Area Chamber of Commerce knows that there are so many great places to work in our area! You're looking? They’re hiring! 

 

In the Wear It Wednesday video series Emma, Director of Workforce and Business Development, and Christie, Chamber President/CEO, go to member businesses, put on the uniform, and get to work!

With each video, they will highlight the business by showing some of the open positions and telling viewers how to apply.

Is your business hiring? Do you want to give job seekers an inside look at the business and positions you have open?

Emma and Christie want to work! Contact Emma to set up a time to film a short feature about your business and your open positions.

ARE YOU HIRING?

VIDEOS

BENEDICTINE LIVING COMMUNITY - WINONA

Christie and Emma visited Benedictine Living Community where they learned about the many opportunities available in the four facilities that are part of the community and the training opportunities they provide for career progression. 

HOW
TO APPLY 

Positions open in all areas!

WINONA STATE UNIVERSITY

In this Wear It Wednesday video, Christie and Emma look at filling workforce from a different angle: education. Focus isn't on a specific company's hiring needs, but how we prepare many future employees right here in Winona with programs at Winona State University. We also learn about options that the university has for building on education and training for company's current employees, showing just how broad of an economic impact Winona State has on the workforce population for our area.

ISLAND CITY BREWING CO.

Emma gets a behind the scenes look at the jobs at our local brewery - Island City Brewing Company! Watch the video to hear a little about their processes, see the canning production, and how keeping things local is important to them.

WINONA HEALTH

In this week's Wear It Wednesday, Emma and Christie visited Winona Health to learn about their current openings, as well as check out their new simulation lab where caregivers have opportunities for continued learning.

HOW
TO APPLY 

Positions open in all areas!

WINONA POLICE DEPARTMENT

Emma and Christie visited with members of the Winona Police Department where they learned about different roles within the department, rode along in the cop car, and played with kids at Jefferson Elementary School.

HOW
TO APPLY 

Open positions:

  • Patrol Officers

WINONA SIGN & DESIGN

Emma visited Winona Sign & Design to print talk with Terry Klonecki, President, about what they are hiring for currently, what they do, and then she got to work and learned how to print some of the items they customize for customers.

Contact: Terry Klonecki (president)

Email: terry@formgraphicsinc.com

Address: 978 E. 4th St., Winona

HOW
TO APPLY 

Open positions:

  • Customer Service

    • 1 FT​ or

    • 2 PT

MARKET & JOHNSON

Christie and Emma stopped by Market & Johnson's job site where they are building the new Winona County Jail to learn about what kind of jobs are behind the company's projects and what their biggest workforce needs are currently. 

HOW
TO APPLY 

Open positions:

  • Project Managers

SUGAR LOAF FORD LINCOLN

Christie and Emma visited Sugar Loaf Ford Lincoln to learn about the company’s workforce needs in a new program called “Wear It Wednesday”. They had the opportunity to talk with owner, Mike Puetz, and other employees to see what it is like to work in the salesroom and the shop, learn about positions available for hire, and what SLF looks for in a candidate.

Open positions:

  • Sales

  • Body Shop Technicians

  • Service Technicians

Contact: Mike Puetz (owner)

Phone: (507) 454-5170

Email: mpuetz@sugarloafford.com

Address: 1222 W. Service Dr., Winona

HOW
TO APPLY 

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CREATING CONNECTIONS

Thriving communities do not accidentally acquire the workforce necessary to support their economies.

 

By connecting the dots between employees, employers, educators, and key regional stakeholders, the Chamber's education and workforce divisions help ensure communities throughout Southeast Minnesota can depend on a talented workforce for decades to come.

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Membership Options for All

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