Anchor Coupling in Menominee is expanding and adding more jobs. Over the next week they are holding job fairs to help them find 100 new full time employees.
Thursday was the first fair, held at the Island Resort and Casino in Harris. The fair provided information on the different positions. The new jobs offer a starting wage between 12.68 to 16.97 plus benefits.
One applicantâ??s dad already works for Anchor Coupling. He said he is excited for this opportunity, and hopes he can follow in his fatherâ??s footsteps.
â??I just think itâ??s great that that many jobs, especially a good job like this, are available in this area,â?? said applicant, Brian Walters. â??You just donâ??t hear that happen very often,â??
The remaining job fairs are:August 11: 1-6 p.m. at Anchor Coupling, 5520 13th Street, MenomineeAugust 13: 1-5 at Michigan Works, 110 East Quincy Street, Hancock, MIAugust 14: 1-6 at MSU Extension Office, S904 US 41, Stephenson