Kinze to Host Job Placement Fair and Career Transition Workshops

June 30, 2015

 WILLIAMSBURG, Iowa – (June 29, 2015) – Kinze® Manufacturing will host a job placement fair and employee assistance workshops to provide career-related transitional support for employees who were impacted in its recent workforce reduction.


On July 9, Kinze will host a voluntary job placement fair at the Kinze Innovation Center, giving former employees an opportunity to interview for new positions with interested area companies. This is a private event that is only available to those employees impacted by the recent workforce reduction. Pre-registration is required to attend. To date, more than 30 companies have committed to attend the job fair and interview qualified applicants as a part of this private event.


Additionally, employee assistance workshops will be held on July 6 and July 8 at the Kinze Innovation Center in Williamsburg. The workshops will include a variety of career-related information and assistance with writing and printing resumes. Pre-registration is required to attend the workshops, which are only open to the impacted employees.


“It’s important for us to do all that we can to help our former employees,” said Jeff Vogts, director of human resources, Kinze  Manufacturing. “As members of this community, we want to support our friends and neighbors and the economic growth of our community and the surrounding areas.”


For more information about these private events, please call 319-668-1300 or email



Founded 50 years ago on the premise of innovation, Kinze Manufacturing, Inc., markets its planters and grain carts globally and is known for a number of industry “firsts.” Kinze operates with core values of integrity, customer focus, excellence, innovation and mutual respect. Kinze Manufacturing is the recognized technology leader and innovator of planters for row-crop production and grain auger carts. Kinze employees spend their nights and weekends farming, putting them in a unique position to be both manufacturers and customers of the planters and grain carts they build. For more information, visit the Kinze Manufacturing website at

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